The 44th Annual Fiesta DC Festival was located on Pennsylvania Avenue between 9th St and 14th St NW. A festival for all the latino population and for everyone to share with their family and friends. Andromeda made their presence at the Fiesta DC Festival by having a booth with information available about PrEP and “Mi … Continue reading The 44th Annual Fiesta DC Festival (09.20.15)
The PrEP Forum was organized by HealthHIV where different panelists, clinicians, educators, consumers and advocates, such as HIV educator and activist Damon L. Jacobs, founder of the facebook group, “PrEP Facts: Rethinking HIV Prevention and Sex”, were invited to discuss the current trends about the use of PrEP. The sessions included the following topics: What is PrEP? How does … Continue reading The HealthHIV PrEP Forum (09.10.15)
The PrEP Clinic at Andromeda attended the 19th Annual United States Conference on AIDS, it was first time in the history of the conference that the District hosted USCA. It was appropriate that the nation’s largest gathering on HIV was held in the city on the leading edge of the HIV epidemic. The Andromeda PrEP Clinic was … Continue reading 19th United States Conference on AIDS (09.10.15 – 09.13.15)
The National Black PrEP Summit was held on September 9th 2015 was mainly focused on the new research and implementation on PrEP. The PrEP Clinic at Andromeda staff participated in a series of presentations, panel discussions about the following different topics on PrEP: Biomedical & PrEP Research: An overview Health Equity: Health Insurance & Access … Continue reading The National Black PrEP Summit Organized by the Black AIDS Institute (09.09.15)
The PrEP Clinic at Andromeda participated at the Gilead Program where we shared the work we do with other organizations in the area that attended the event. We made new contacts with staff members and we hope to continue reaching more organizations that are also doing a great work in the prevention of HIV/AIDS. If your organization … Continue reading The PrEP Clinic at Andromeda attended the Gilead Program
Are you PrEPared ? Estas PrEParado ? The PrEP Clinic at Andromeda conducted the second of a series of PrEP Talks in Spanish to the staff and participants at Casa Ruby LGBT Community Center. We distributed our new promotional material with tote bags, pins, pens, safe sex kits and educational booklets in English and Spanish.
The Positively Aware special issue on PrEP is now available online, check out this great resource that is also available in print. The basics of PrEP. The latest science on PrEP. I want PrEP, but my doctor disagrees. Here’s how to deal. How PrEP is making a difference in the lives of real people. With … Continue reading The Positively Aware Special Issue on PrEP
“DC works together for a healthier city”. The DC Department of Health has launched a large marketing campaign to promote the use of PrEP. The PrEP Clinic at Andromeda’s website can be found at all The PrEP ads that are up and running on multiple sex and dating apps, as well as the Washington Blade’s and … Continue reading The DC Department of Health has launched a large marketing campaign to promote the use of PrEP.
The PrEP Clinic at Andromeda gave a presentation about PrEP to the newly graduated HIV Health Promoters and other supportive staff from Casa Ruby organized at the DC Mayor’s Office of Latino Affairs (OLA). They will play an important role in educating the LGBT community about PrEP as a new and additional option for the … Continue reading Casa Ruby’s Newly Graduated HIV Health Promoters
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