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Use the links below for more information on telehealth, Federal HIV/AIDS resources, National & International AETC Centers, nationally-based HIV/AIDS groups, and cultural competence and minority health.

You can also request resources through the H-NIP online form. (This link should pop up as a new tab; if it doesn't you can contact us, or copy into your email program's TO line to send an email and someone will help you find resources).

Telehealth Links

Federal HIV/AIDS Links

  • Federal site with information about HIV, including testing, services, and events. The site includes pages on HIV basics, Federal resources, news, and how to use new media.
  • AIDSinfo. A resource for current information on medical practice guidelines, federally and privately funded AIDS-related clinical trials, and AIDS-related drugs. The site also presents AIDS-related news and education materials. AIDSinfo is a service of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
  • National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention. CDC center responsible for public health surveillance, prevention research, and programs to prevent and control HIV, AIDS, other sexually transmitted diseases, and tuberculosis.
  • U.S. HIV/AIDS Bureau. Provides federal funding for HIV/AIDS care for low-income, uninsured and underinsured individuals. The bureau has developed programs that focus on managed care, HIV/AIDS drugs, treatment adherence, data and evaluation, measuring outcomes and reaching vulnerable populations. 

National & International AETC Centers

National HIV/AIDS Links

  • American Foundation for AIDS Research. Independent nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting AIDS research, AIDS prevention and treatment education initiatives, and advocacy for sound AIDS-related public policy.
  • AIDS United. Grantmaking organization dedicated to eliminating HIV/AIDS as a major health and social problem.
  • Integrating HIV Innovative Practices (IHIP). This site is dedicated to teaching about tested and proven HIV strategies. Building upon the Health Resources and Services Administration, HIV/AIDS Bureau’s Special Projects of National Significance (SPNS), the practices outlined on the site have demonstrated success and replicability across health care settings.
  • The National Resource Center for HIV/AIDS Prevention among Adolescents (APNRC). "What Works in Youth HIV." Builds national capacity in youth HIV prevention by providing a central, online, location to access training, technical assistance, information exchange, and a resource library of current published literature and evidence-based programs and practices.
  • Rural Center for AIDS/STD Prevention. Promotes the prevention of HIV and sexually transmitted diseases (STD) in rural America.

Cultural Competence and Minority Health

  • The Black AIDS Institute. The Institute’s mission is to stop the AIDS epidemic in Black communities by engaging and mobilizing Black leaders, institutions, and individuals, in efforts to confront HIV. BAI disseminates information; advocates for sound, inclusive, culturally responsive public and private sector health policies; offers training and capacity building; provides health screening for HIV/STI/Hep C and other chronic and/or infectious diseases, and linkage to comprehensive HIV care: and conducts advocacy and mobilization from a uniquely and unapologetically Black point of view.
  • National Minority AIDS Council. Responds to the needs of communities of color by developing programs aimed at enhancing the skills necessary to confront HIV/AIDS, including a public policy education program, national and regional training conferences, a treatment research program and numerous publications.
  • U.S. Office of Minority Health. Aims to accelerate CDC’s health impact in the U.S population and to eliminate health disparities for vulnerable populations as defined by race/ethnicity, socio-economic status, geography, gender, age, disability status, risk status related to sex and gender, and among other populations identified to be at-risk for health disparities.

This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number U1OHA32108, Howard University: Integrating the National HIV Curriculum e-Learning Platform into Health Care Provider Professional Education (H-NIP) in the amount of $2.4M and with 0% financed with nongovernmental sources. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.