National Transgender HIV Testing Day

April 18

NTHTD recognizes the importance of routine HIV testing, status awareness and continued focus on HIV prevention and treatment efforts among transgender and gender non-binary people.

The community lead is UCSF’s The Center for Excellence in Transgender Health.

Event Planning Guide      Social Media Kit

Awareness Days Calendar Card (PDF 1.39 MB)

Get Graphics

National Transgender HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (NTHTD)

Use the toolkit from The Center for Excellence in Transgender Health.

Download the logo (JPG 136 KB) and banner (JPG 119 KB).

Copy the badge code:

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Get Involved

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Use the hashtag #TransHIV.

Get updates from the Center on Facebook and Twitter.

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Health care provider can join this new, free, web-based CME/CEU activity “Delivering HIV Prevention and Care to Transgender People” developed by the CDC and the National LGBT Health Education Center.

Federal Resources

CDC’s Doing It campaign

The CDC campaign Doing It motivates adults to get tested for HIV and know their status. Get Doing It posters, banners, videos and more.

Learn about the Epidemic

CROI 2016 Plenary Session on HIV in Transgender Populations with Dr. Tonia Poteat

CDC has posted a web feature about HIV among transgender people.

Watch this video from CROI 2016 about HIV in transgender populations.

Get fact sheets about the epidemic and other resources.