Navigation Links
UCSF Transgender HIV Prevention Center funded to provide primary care information
Date:3/12/2009

The CoE receives funding from the California Department of Public Health, Office of AIDS.

"Access to appropriate and sensitive primary health care is an important component of HIV prevention for transgender individuals," said Michelle Roland, MD, division chief of the Office of AIDS. "The California Endowment's grant to expand access to transgender primary care information is an important step forward in our on-going efforts."

It is a collaborative partnership that combines the unique strengths and resources of a renowned training and capacity building institution, the UCSF Pacific AIDS Education and Training Center (PAETC), and an internationally recognized leader in HIV prevention research, the UCSF Center for AIDS Prevention Studies (CAPS).

"Through PAETC we provide training and educational activities related to the clinical management of HIV. With this new grant, we can assist in ensuring that clinical providers provide appropriate care for transpeople in a welcoming environment," said CoE principal investigator, Michael Reyes, MD, MPH, from UCSF PAETC.

The CoE provides a vital role in disseminating essential information and best practices among caregivers and community based organizations across the state. The CoE's Community Advisory Board is drawn from community members throughout California and works to vigorously sustain the critical dialogue that needs to take place between a community facing a public health crisis and providers tasked with responding to that crisis, according to Reyes.

"The Center provides consultation and technical assistance to community-based organizations that provide HIV prevention services to transpeople and we wish to improve or expand those services. We help agencies stay informed of research findings as they implement their programs and we learn from providers and the community about directions that future research should take to improve HIV prevention outcomes among transpeopl
'/>"/>

Contact: Jeff Sheehy
jsheehy@ari.ucsf.edu
415-597-8165
University of California - San Francisco
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Counselors should target discrimination and be advocates for transgender clients
2. CSC Launches New Enterprise Data Loss Prevention Service
3. Kidney Care Partners and National Minority Quality Forum Call for Prevention Programs in Disease Hot Spots
4. USAID and IOM Announce HIV Prevention and Care for Farm Workers
5. Midwestern and Southern States Receive Least Federal Funding for Disease Prevention
6. Nurses and allied professionals at heart of cardiovascular prevention and management programs
7. Second Stroke Prevention Efforts Found Wanting
8. Clinical trial finds microbicide promising as HIV prevention method for women
9. Experts examine causes, treatment and prevention of glaucoma
10. MonaVie Chooses Accertify for Online Fraud Prevention
11. New research shows program effective in educating parents about prevention of shaken baby syndrome
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/20/2014)... have discovered that the immune system is defective in people ... why sufferers have ongoing issues with pain. , The research ... could also help to explain why some painkillers may not ... affects up to 10% of the community. There are ... gut pain, which often has the greatest impact on sufferers, ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... Hundreds of Mirena IUD lawsuits ( http://www.themirenalawsuitcenter.com/ ... allegedly injured due to spontaneous migration of the IUD ... Superior Court, Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports. According to a ... Court has established procedures regarding the production of sales ... of the proceeding’s initial disposition pool. (In Re: Mirena ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... News) -- Loss of brain cells that act as ... have trouble falling and staying asleep, a new study ... especially severe and often results in nighttime confusion and ... data from the Rush Memory and Aging Project, which ... and are being followed until death, at which point ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, Aug. 20, 2014 ... been an option, but a new study shows that only ... common reasons women didn,t undergo reconstruction was that they felt ... they were focused on their cancer treatment," said lead researcher ... Kettering Cancer Center, in New York City. Also common ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... and deadliest infectious diseases in the world, killing one ... study tuberculosis have long debated its origins. New research ... to seals and sea lions that brought the disease ... there before Europeans landed on the continent. , The ... of New World Human Tuberculosis," was published in ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Pain treatments less effective for those with irritable bowel 2Health News:Mirena Lawsuit News: Case Management Order Issued in New Jersey Mirena Litigation, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 2Health News:Mirena Lawsuit News: Case Management Order Issued in New Jersey Mirena Litigation, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 3Health News:Mirena Lawsuit News: Case Management Order Issued in New Jersey Mirena Litigation, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 4Health News:Seniors' Sleep Woes May Be Linked to Loss of Brain Cells 2Health News:Many Women Who Have Mastectomy Don't Get Breast Reconstruction: Study 2Health News:Many Women Who Have Mastectomy Don't Get Breast Reconstruction: Study 3Health News:New research shows seals and sea lions likely spread tuberculosis to humans 2Health News:New research shows seals and sea lions likely spread tuberculosis to humans 3
... (UPH) in Tucson, Arizona has selected Broadlane to provide an ... Financial terms were not announced. , ... ... announced today that University Physicians Healthcare (UPH) in Tucson, Arizona ...
... MONTREAL, Sept. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Haemacure ... company developing,high-value human plasma-derived protein products for ... second preclinical study,conducted on the use of ... sealant Hemaseel(R)HMN, in preventing the formation of ...
... Eye Institute have opened a new office to better serve their clients. ... ... Pennsylvania is proud to announce the opening of their new office in ... and the new location is currently receiving patients for eye care and ...
... to Combat Diabetes in Local,Community, NEW YORK, Sept. ... Month and to recognize those in the,Hispanic/Latino population who ... Association is hosting Feria de Salud, Por Tu Familia ... South Bronx from 11:00,a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Actor Tony ...
... Injured, workers and passersby developed psychological, respiratory woes, latest ... -- Two to three years after the 9/11 terrorist ... elevated among people enrolled in the World Trade Center ... health department study. , Released on the eve of ...
... 10 Lincoln Park Performing Arts,Center ( http://www.lppac.org/ ... on Sept. 12-14, 2008. Leading neurologist and,mind-body researcher ... present the program at the Lincoln Park facility ... various group drumming exercises,that can benefit their health. ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:University Physicians Healthcare (UPH) Selects Broadlane to Provide Comprehensive Supply Chain Services 2Health News:University Physicians Healthcare (UPH) Selects Broadlane to Provide Comprehensive Supply Chain Services 3Health News:University Physicians Healthcare (UPH) Selects Broadlane to Provide Comprehensive Supply Chain Services 4Health News:Adhesion Prevention New Major Market Opportunity, Haemacure Confirms Effectiveness of its Fibrin Sealant in Second Preclinical Study in Adhesion Prevention in a Bleeding Model 2Health News:Adhesion Prevention New Major Market Opportunity, Haemacure Confirms Effectiveness of its Fibrin Sealant in Second Preclinical Study in Adhesion Prevention in a Bleeding Model 3Health News:Northeastern Eye Institute Opens New Office 2Health News:American Diabetes Association Kicks 0ff Hispanic Heritage Month 2Health News:9/11's Health Effects Lingered for Years 2Health News:9/11's Health Effects Lingered for Years 3Health News:Lincoln Park Performing Arts Center to Host Highly Acclaimed Music and Medicine Program 2
(Date:8/20/2014)... Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report ... Patient Scales Industry http://www.reportlinker.com/p01374301/Global-Patient-Scales-Industry.html ... markets for Patient Scales in US$ Thousand by ... Baby Scales, Chair Scales, and Under Bed Scales. ... US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... MUMBAI , August 20, 2014 ... owned subsidiary of Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Limited India (GPL), ... studies of a novel clinical development candidate, GBR ... discovered and developed by the Glenmark Biologics Research ... . GBR 1302 is based on Glenmark,s ...
(Date:8/19/2014)... , Aug. 19, 2014  The Alabama Supreme Court, in ... can sue drug makers who mislead doctors into believing that ... The case is Weeks v. Wyeth, and the decision came ... that same case last year. Heninger Garrison Davis attorneys ... patient in the case, Danny Weeks . ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Global Patient Scales Industry 2Global Patient Scales Industry 3Global Patient Scales Industry 4Global Patient Scales Industry 5Global Patient Scales Industry 6Global Patient Scales Industry 7Global Patient Scales Industry 8Global Patient Scales Industry 9Global Patient Scales Industry 10Global Patient Scales Industry 11Global Patient Scales Industry 12Global Patient Scales Industry 13Global Patient Scales Industry 14Global Patient Scales Industry 15Global Patient Scales Industry 16Global Patient Scales Industry 17Global Patient Scales Industry 18Global Patient Scales Industry 19Glenmark Enters Oncology With the Discovery and Initiation of IND Enabling Studies of an Innovative Bispecific Antibody 2Glenmark Enters Oncology With the Discovery and Initiation of IND Enabling Studies of an Innovative Bispecific Antibody 3Heninger Garrison Davis Clients To Get Their Day in Court Against Brand Drug Companies 2Heninger Garrison Davis Clients To Get Their Day in Court Against Brand Drug Companies 3Heninger Garrison Davis Clients To Get Their Day in Court Against Brand Drug Companies 4
... 6, 2011 Actavis, an international generic pharmaceuticals ... approval from the US Food & Drug Administration ... mg CIV.  Distribution of the product has commenced. ... to launch Zolpidem Tartrate Extended-Release Tablets 6.25 mg strength ...
... June 6, 2011 Brainlab announced today ... acquire Voyant Health. Voyant Health,s core technology, ... and to plan and digitally template surgical procedures from ... the operating room (OR). Another key technology is VoyantLink™, ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Actavis Receives FDA Approval of Zolpidem Tartrate Extended-Release Tablets USP, 12.5 mg CIV in the U.S. 2Brainlab Acquires Voyant Health 2Brainlab Acquires Voyant Health 3
Sterile Disposable Thermal Cautery Tips for Vasectomy. Individually peel-pouched with dual plastic sheaths to cover non-sterile handle. Box of 10 tips....
... ideal for applications such as vasectomy ... , ,The autoclavable handpiece with six-foot ... thermal cautery electrodes, allowing the physician ... a wide variety of procedures., ,The ...
Non-Cantilevered Ringed Forceps. ("fixation clamp") For vasectomy and other procedures. Ring diameter approximately 3.0 mm....
... for users of "completely-in-the-canal" (CIC) instruments ... - must send eartip., ,Impressions ... ,Westone custom products for the ... network of hearing healthcare providers. These ...
Medicine Products: