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CDC releases the MMWR Surveillance Summary, “Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance – United States, 2013.

On June 12, 2014, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released the MMWR Surveillance Summary, “Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance – United States, 2013.” The report summarizes results from the 2013 National Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS), conducted among more than 13,000 students in grades 9-12. This year’s Surveillance Summary also includes results from […]

CDC launches “Start Talking. Stop HIV.”: a new national HIV prevention campaign for gay & bisexual men

Start Talking. Stop HIV. encourages men in all types of relationships to talk about: HIV testing, their HIV status, condom use and medicines that help prevent and treat HIV (PrEP and PEP – pre and post exposure prophylaxis and ART – antiretroviral therapy). Campaign ads and resources feature gay and bisexual men from across the U.S. […]

Sankofa conference continues community conversations on Black MSM in Central Maryland

The Center For Black Equity (CBE), an international Black LGBT organization, Johns Hopkins Center for AIDS Research – Baltimore HIV Collaboratory, and the Center For Black Equity – Baltimore (formerly Baltimore Black Pride) along with a host of community partners have collaborated to produce Sankofa: Community Conversations on Black Men Who Sex With Men (MSM) […]