Mon., April 14, 2014 2:40pm
About 70 percent of the overall budget for the Department of Public Health comes from federal grants. And that federal money has seen significant...
Mon., August 19, 2013 12:00pm
Researchers at Emory University have received a federal grant of nearly $12 million to study the HIV epidemic among women. The five-year National...
Thu., June 27, 2013 9:00am
Thursday is National HIV Testing Day. The state Department of Public Health is teaming up with its national partner, Greater than AIDS, and health...
Wed., May 1, 2013 11:00am
An Atlanta surgery center is warning 456 patients that their colonoscopies might have put them at risk of HIV and other diseases. Piedmont Healthcare...
Tue., December 25, 2012 3:00pm
University of Georgia researchers are developing a method to use a virus linked to illnesses in dogs to deliver vaccines to humans.
Sat., December 1, 2012 12:00pm
Georgia health officials plan to host a HIV and AIDS Twitter chat to mark World AIDS Day today.
Wed., October 3, 2012 9:00am
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is giving $2.5 million to the Georgia Department of Public Health to identify HIV-positive patients...
Mon., August 27, 2012 4:30pm
Uninsured Georgians who need help paying for AIDS drugs don’t have to be placed on a waiting list anymore after state health officials eliminated...
Tue., July 17, 2012 4:07pm
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta is trying to reduce stigma and complacency around HIV and AIDS with a new advertising and...
Tue., July 17, 2012 7:57am
Emory University is set to get about $7 million for its part in an intensive national effort to develop a vaccine against HIV and AIDS. The goal is...