Resources

2012 ADAP TA Meeting

Breakout - Innovation in Retention in Care (Maryland)
8/24/2012 | Source: NASTAD - Session provided an opportunity for ADAPs to discuss innovative models to support and maintain clients in care in Maryland.

Breakout - Determining Unmet Need (ADAP)
8/24/2012 | Source: NASTAD - Session discussed the importance of determining unmet need, how best to determine unmet need, and how to prioritize program activities using this data.

Plenary - ADAP in a Reformed Health Care System
8/24/2012 | Source: NASTAD - Session provided an overview of what ADAPs can expect in a reformed health care system.

Breakout - Client Level Data
8/23/2012 | Source: HRSA - Session provided updates on client level data.

Breakout - Innovation in Retention in Care (Hawaii)
8/23/2012 | Source: NASTAD - Session provided an opportunity for ADAPs to discuss innovative models used to support and maintain clients in care in Hawaii.

Breakout - Determining Unmet Need (EIIHA-HRSA)
8/23/2012 | Source: NASTAD - HRSA's presentation on EIIHA and unmet need.

Plenary - Treatment Update
8/23/2012 | Source: NASTAD - This session highlighted the new treatment guidelines, medication pipeline, and the latest research in HIV.

Breakout - Coordination with Insurance (Washington)
8/23/2012 | Source: NASTAD - Session highlighted the successes and challenges in coordinating with insurance in the Washington.

Breakout - Coordination with Insurance (Massachusetts)
8/23/2012 | Source: NASTAD - Session highlighted the successes and challenges of coordinating with insurance in Massachusetts.

Plenary - Policy Update
8/23/2012 | Source: NASTAD - Session highlighted the latest information on ADAP funding and advocacy issues.  It included a discussion of Ryan White next steps.

Breakout - Defining Purchasing Mechanisms
8/23/2012 | Source: NASTAD - This session goes back to the basics to provide an overview of the variety of ADAP purchasing mechanisms and a review of how ADAPs purchase medications overall.

Breakout - ADAP Coordination with Medicaid
8/23/2012 | Source: NASTAD - This session demonstrates two models of coordination between ADAPs and Medicaid, building relationships, sharing data, coordinating client eligibility, and processing payments and rebates.

Breakout - HIV-related Stigma Updates
8/23/2012 | Source: NASTAD - Session will present data from the National HIV/AIDS Stigma Survey conducted by NASTAD and NCSD.


2012 Ryan White Care Conference

The Affordable Care Act: Preparing Part B and ADAPs for Implementation
11/29/2012 | Source: NASTAD -  NASTAD has been working to assist ADAPs with expanding knowledge of changes as a result of health reform and preparing them for implementation.  This session will provide a high-level update on health reform provisions and implementation planning as it relates to Part B and ADAP.


How to manage an ADAP Waiting List
11/29/2012 | Source: VA and NC ADAPs - 
Joint presentation from Virgina and North Carolina ADAP on how to manage a waiting list.


Using Data for Programs: Improving Case Management with Surveillance Data
11/29/2012 | Source: Iowa Department of Health -  All states track HIV/AIDS surveillance data through their CDC eHARS system.  This session will highlight the experience of Iowa and how they have worked to modify their jurisdictions’ restrictions regarding the release and use of surveillance data, and linked these data to their CAREWare systems, especially updated lab results, and by doing have strengthened the ability of case managers to effectively coordinate and monitor the quality of their care.

Impact of DC EMA Cross-Part Collaborative on DC/WV/VA ADAPs
11/28/2012 | Source: DC Department of Health - 
Presentation on the DC All-Part Collaborative, and the experience with Maryland, Virginia, and West Virginia.


Stigma
11/28/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 
NASTAD and NCSD launched a national survey to examine stigma and to capture the perspectives of individuals embedded in public health systems to better understand how institutional and community level stigma impacts the level of care available to Black and Latino gay men and other men who have sex with men.  The Survey was released on December 2011 in English and Spanish to health departments and community service providers.  The study findings suggest a high prevalence of stigma across the U.S. and its impact on public health practice and community support networks.


Medicaid Expansion in Washington, DC
11/28/2012 | Source: D.C. Department of Health - 
Presentation about the Medicaid expansion that Washington, DC has already implemented ahead of healthcare reform.


Lousianana's SPNS Linkage to Care Project
11/28/2012 | Source: LA Department of Health - 
Presentation about Lousiana's SPNS Linkage to Care Project.


The Intersection Between ADAP and PAPs in Addressing Unmet Treatment Needs in People living with HIV/AIDS
11/28/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 
In order to address the challenges currently faced by ADAPs, NASATD has embarked on a project to expand access to care and treatment for individuals living with HIV/AIDS.  NASTAD began this process by analyzing three current options for increased access to care for under and uninsured individuals living with HIV - ADAP, PAPs and Welvista.  Following this analysis, NASTAD has worked to develop a standardized PAP enrollment process and application, common eligibility, and coordinated medciation fulfillment.  This effort, in conjunction with industry and federal partners, will bring HIV/AIDS care for the under and uninsured to a new era.


Viral Hepatitis: Roadmap for Responding
11/28/2012 | Source: NASATAD - 
While the National HIV/AIDS Strategy (NHAS) is an unprecedented effort to reduce and control the HIV epidemic, one crucial implication is its impact on those co-infected with HIV and viral hepatitis; one of the leading causes of death among those co-infected.  An estimated 25 percent of HIV-positive persons are co-infected with hepatitis C and approximately 10 percent are co-infected with hepatitis B.  The release of the HHS Viral Hepatitis Action Plan is also an unprecedented effort to reduce and control viral hepatitis.  While access to viral hepatitis care and treatment may be challenging for some who are co-infected, there are opportunities and strategies that should be considered to obtain positive health outcomes

Ryan White Part B Services: The Impact of State Health Care Reform
11/27/2012 | Source: Massachesetts Department of Health - 
In 2006 Massachusetts enacted a healthcare reform law containing most the same elements of the federal Affordable Care Act.  Since that time, the MA Ryan White Part B program has had the unique opportunity to experience the impact of changes that will effect the rest of the states in 2014.  This workshop will explore the successes and challenges that Ryan White administrators in MA have faced in a "post healthcare reform world." The primary focus of the workshop will be the impact of a multipayer environment on ADAP, but other areas discussed will include the important role of non reimbursable support services and benefits coordination from people living with HIV.


Financial Forecasting: Projecting Costs and Need for ADAP
11/27/2012 | Source: Ryan White Care Conference - 
In April 2012, NASTAD convened a consultation to advise the creation of two ADAP financial forecasting models for implementation in ADAPs.  The consultation addressed topics such as the data elements needed to create a financial forecasting model, examination and analysis of trends among data inputted inot a financial forecasting model, how to project fiscal needs in ADAPs, and how to bring all these components together into a sophisticated yet user-friendly model.  This session will provide a summary of this consultation and NASTAD's continued work to create a financial forecasting model for ADAP.


PCIP - Jumping into the High Risk Pool
11/27/2012 | Source: LA Department of Health - 
One states experience with enrolling clients into PCIP.



2013 ADAP TA Meeting

Slides: 2013 ADAP TA Meeting: Policy Update
8/6/2013 | Source: NASTAD - Review of policy changes over the last year and anticipated policy issues heading into healthcare reform.

Slides: 2013 ADAP TA Meeting: California Low Income Health Program
8/6/2013 | Source: California Health Department -  California's program and how they did program outreach and enrollment with their Medicaid expansion program.

Slides: 2013 ADAP TA Meeting: Tennessee and Affordable Care Act Implementation
8/6/2013 | Source: Tennessee Health Department -  Highlights of Tennessee's plans as they transition into healthcare reform without expanding Medicaid.

Slides: 2013 ADAP TA Meeting: 2013 HIV and HCV Treatment Update
8/6/2013 | Source: Yale University -  The 2013 HIV and HCV treatment update, and highlight for biomedical interventions for substance use treatment.

Slides: 2013 ADAP TA Meeting: Colorado Health Reform Transition Plan for ADAP
8/6/2013 | Source: Colorado Health Department -  Overview of the healthcare reform transition plans for Colorado ADAP.

Slides: 2013 ADAP TA Meeting: Oklahoma and ADAP
8/6/2013 | Source: Oklahoma Health Department - Oklahoma Health Department - Highlights Oklahoma's initiation for implementing insurance purchasing in their ADAP. Focuses on where to begin and what to look out for with the creation of a program.


2013 Annual Meeting

Press Release: NASTAD Partnership Award (Rep. Barbara Lee)
6/7/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

Press Release: NASTAD Rango Awards (Ann Robbins and Randy Mayer)
6/7/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

Press Release: NASTAD Lifetime Achievement Award (John Auerbach)
6/7/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

Press Release: NASTAD Partnership Award (Lynda M. Dee)
6/7/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

Presentation: Final Hill Visit Prep and Policy Updates (NASTAD Staff)
5/19/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

Presentation: Welcome from the Chair and Year in Review (Randy Mayer)
5/19/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

Secretary Treasurer's Report (Maria Courogen)
5/19/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

HIV Resource Allocation Models (David Holtgrave and Randy Mayer)
5/19/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

Developments in the National Response to Viral Hepatitis (John Ward)
5/19/2013 | Source: CDC - 

Hepatitis C Virus Infection Among Young Drug Users (Dan Church)
5/19/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

Providing Global Technical Assistance (NASTAD Staff)
5/19/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

Ending Stigma: State Action to End HIV Criminalization and More - Part 1 - Carol Galletly
5/19/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

Ending Stigma: State Action to End HIV Criminalization and More - Part 2
5/19/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

Looking to the Future (Dawn Fukuda)
5/19/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 


A Minority Leadership Program

MLP Tutorial Elective: Budgeting and Contract Monitoring
10/3/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 
MLP Webinar Tutorial Elective on Budgeting and Contract Monitoring presented by MLP graduate Lilian Lee, MPH, from the New York State AIDS Institute. A Glossary accompanies this tutorial. Upon completion of the tutorial, MLP participants must complete the evaluation here.


Budgeting & Resource Management Glossary
9/25/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 
MLP Elective Tutorial Resource


MLP Webinar #4: Building and Supporting Teams
11/5/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 

MLP Tutorial: HIV Prevention 101
10/3/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 
Online tutorial on HIV prevention for MLP. Link to the evaluation for this tutorial here.


MLP Webinar: Communication and Conflict Resolution
8/7/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 
Presentation from MLP webinar on communication and conflict resolution.


MLP Tutorial: Using New Media Tools
7/9/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 
Link to the tutorial evaluation here.


MLP Tutorial: Viral Hepatitis 101
6/25/2012 | Source: NASTAD - Participants can evaluate the tutorial here.

MLP Tutorial: Ryan White Program 101
6/13/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 
MLP participants can complete the evaluation for this tutorial elective here.


MLP Tutorial: Biomedical Advances
6/13/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 
MLP participants can complete the evaluation for this tutorial here.


MLP Webinar: Program and Fiscal Management
6/5/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 
Presentation from the MLP webinar on program and fiscal management


MLP Tutorial: Data For Action
5/22/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 
MLP participants can complete the evaluation for this tutorial elective here.


MLP Tutorial: Social Determinants of Health
5/11/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 
MLP participants can complete the evaluation for this tutorial elective here.


MLP Tutorial: Surveillance 101
4/11/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 
MLP participants can evaluate this tutorial elective here.


MLP Webinar: Strategic and Program Planning
4/3/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 
Presentation slides from MLP webinar on strategic and program planning.


Minority Leadership Program Project Guide
2/1/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 
Guide for developing projects and project abstracts for the the 2012-2013 MLP cohort.


Professional Development Plan
2/1/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 
Instructions and form for articulating personal professional leadership development goals and an overal personal lleadership plan for the 2012 NASTAD Minority Leadership Program.


MLP In-Person Meeting Presentation: Professional Development Toolbox
2/1/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 
Presentation on developing your professional toolbox made by consultant Jacqueline Colemen of VisionQue! for the 2012 cohort of the NASTAD Minority Leadership Development Program.


MLP In-Person Meeting Presentation:Vision and Leadership
2/1/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 
Presentation by Jesse Milan to 2012 MLP participants on Leadership and Vision


MLP In-Person Meeting Presentation: HIV 101
2/1/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 
Presentation by Humberto Cruz (NYS AIDS Institute) to the 2012 cohort of the NASTAD Minority Leadership Program (MLP) on the history of HIV/AIDS.


MLP In-Person Meeting Presentation: Public Health 101
2/1/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 
Presentation by Carmi Washington-Flood (Maryland) to the 2012 cohort of the NASTAD Minority Leadership Program (MLP) on the fundamentals of public health.



ADAP Drug Assistance Program resources

PBM Contract Language Bank
2/21/2014 | Source: NASTAD - This is tool to provide examples of contract language from the field for common services being contracted from pharmacy benefit managers (PBM).

ADAP Policy/Procedure and Succession Plan Template
2/20/2014 | Source: NASTAD - The following tool is workable template to help you design a full policy and procedure manual for your program, as well as a tool to create possible succession plans to share institutional knowledge.

PBM Contract Language Bank
2/20/2014 | Source: NASTAD -  A tool that has examples of contract language for the most common services being contracted from a pharmacy benefits manager (PBM).

ADAP Policy/Procedure Manuals and Succession Plans
2/20/2014 | Source: NASTAD -  The following tool is workable template to help you design a full policy and procedure manual for your program, as well as a tool to create possible succession plans to share institutional knowledge.

Fact sheet - Patient Assistance Programs
2/14/2014 | Source: NASTAD - This fact sheet provides background on what patient assistance programs are, how to apply for them, and an overview of PAP contact information, drugs covered, and financial eligibility criteria.

Fact sheet - Co-payment Assistance Programs
2/14/2014 | Source: NASTAD - This fact sheet provides background on what co-payment assistance programs are and an overview of CAP contact information, drugs covered, and assistance offered.

Fact Sheet: Insurance Purchasing/Continuation Assistance Programs Provided by ADAPS
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Fact Sheet: ADAP and Insurance Purchasing
12/16/2013 | Source: NASTAD - Fact sheet highlights ADAPs experience and future plans to assist clients with the costs associated with new insurance coverage options available through the Affordable Care Act (ACA).

Fact Sheet: ADAP and Insurance Purchasing
12/16/2013 | Source: NASTAD - Fact sheet highlights ADAPs experience and future plans to assist clients with the costs associated with new insurance coverage options available through the Affordable Care Act (ACA).

CPAPA Companion Document
11/25/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 
This is companion document is designed to illustrate how to correctly complete the Common Patient Assistance Program Application (CPAPA).  This tool is designed for use by case managers, providers, and clients.


CPAPA Companion Document
11/25/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 
This companion document illustrates how to complete the Common Patient Assistance Program Application (CPAPA).  This is meant to be a tool for case managers, providers, and clients.


ADAP Streamline Application
8/13/2013 | Source: NASTAD - NASTAD created a streamline application for ADAP programs that focus on inclusion of insurance coverage and the ability to calculate modified adjusted gross income (MAGI) as required by the Affordable Care Act.

NASTAD ADAP TA Brief - Insurance Purchasing - July 2013
7/10/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

NASTAD ADAP TA Factsheet - ADAPs and Rebates on Insurance Payments - July 2013
7/10/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

NASTAD ADAP TA Factsheet - PBMs and IBMs - July 2013
7/10/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

Pharmaceutical company contact information - as of April 2013 (PDF)
7/10/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

Pharmaceutical company contact information - as of April 2013 (XLS)
7/10/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

Webinar: ADAP and Insurance
6/12/2013 | Source: NASTAD - As part of NASTAD’s cooperative agreement with HRSA, NASTAD convened a technical assistance webinar for ADAP coordinators and associated program staff on Wednesday, June 12, 2013. This webinar provided an overview of ADAPs ability to purchase/continue insurance, highlighting technical assistance documents related to insurance purchasing and continuation, utilization of a pharmacy benefits manager/insurance benefits manager, and collecting rebates on insurance payments.

ADAP Case Study: Colorado
6/6/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 
A brief best practice case study report on ADAPs excelling in specific programs area through the use of innovative programs, systems, and management.  Colorado has a unique structure that incorporates both direct access to medications and assistance with other public and private payers that is providing a solid foundation for implementation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA).


ADAP Case Study: Illinois
6/6/2013 | Source: NASTAD -  A brief best practice case study report on ADAPs excelling in specific programs area through the use of innovative programs, systems, and management.  Illinois' program is focused on system efficiency through a web-based application and eligibility screening process that allows them to work better and not harder, all the while creating significant fiscal savings.

Fact sheet: ADAP and the 340B Program - 101
6/5/2013 | Source: NASTAD - This fact sheet provides an overview of the 340B drug pricing program, including an overview of the program and information specific to ADAP eligibility.

Fact sheet: ADAP and the 340B Program - FAQ
6/5/2013 | Source: NASTAD - This fact sheet provides responses to several frequently asked questions/scenarios regarding ADAP and the 340B drug pricing program.

ADAP Coordinators Must-Knows
5/14/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 
This document is a guide of questions, topics and background information that all ADAP Coordinators need to know about their programs.  This tool is specifically for  new ADAP Coordinators to help facilitate their learning of their program.


ADAP Program Management Checklist
5/14/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 
This checklist tool is to be used for ADAP Coordinators to help manage their programs.  This checklist is meant to help guide the coordinator through step-by-step processes for implementation of specific aspects of their program. 


ADAP Frequently Asked Questions
5/14/2013 | Source: NASTAD -  Frequently Asked Questions reference guide for ADAP Coordinators.

ADAP Glossary
5/14/2013 | Source: NASTAD -  ADAP Glossary of definitions for ADAP Coordinators.

ADAP Coordinator Contact Information
5/7/2013 | Source: NASTAD -  Up-to-date contact information for all state ADAP Coordinators.

Webinar recording: ADAP and Financial Forecasting - Part II
5/1/2013 | Source: NASTAD - As part of NASTAD's cooperative agreement with HRSA, NASTAD convened a technical assistance webinar for ADAP coordinators and associated program staff on Wednesday, May 1, 2013. This webinar provided a real-time TA opportunity for ADAPs who have begun to use the newly released ADAP financial forecasting model (released on April 17, 2013).

Webinar slide set: ADAP Financial Forecasting
4/17/2013 | Source: NASTAD - As part of NASTAD's cooperative agreement with HRSA, NASTAD convened a technical assistance webinar for ADAP coordinators and associated program staff on Wednesday, April 17, 2013. This webinar introduced ADAP coordinators to a newly developed ADAP financial forecasting/projection model.

NASTAD ADAP Financial Projection Model: Companion Document
4/17/2013 | Source: NASTAD - On April 17, 2013, NASTAD released an ADAP financial projection model and companion document explaining the components of the model.

NASTAD ADAP Financial Projection Model
4/17/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 
On April 17, 2013, NASTAD released an ADAP financial projection model and companion document explaining the components of the model.


ADAP Crisis Lessons Learned
3/12/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 
This webinar presents lessons learned from two states that formerly managed waiting lists during the ADAP Crisis.  The presentations highlight the challenges that were faced and the strategies used to minimize the impact to the program and clients. 


Fact sheet: Compilation of HRSA/HAB Policy Notices and Program Letters
12/17/2012 | Source: NASTAD - This fact sheet provides a compilation of all current HRSA/HAB policy notices and program letters related to ADAP.

2012 AIDS Drug Assistance Programs and Cost Containment Strategies Technical Assistance Briefs
11/28/2012 | Source: NASTAD - A four-part series on ADAP and cost containment strategies: 1) Eligibility Criteria; 2) Formulary and Utilization Management; 3) Waiting List Management; and 4) Coordination of Benefits.

Studies Documenting Cost-effectiveness of Early HIV Treatment
10/25/2012 | Source: Treatment Access Expansion Project - This website provides a link to journal articles and other resources specific to analyzing the cost-effectiveness of early HIV treatment.

Webinar: ADAP Data Sharing Agreements
10/24/2012 | Source: NASTAD - This webinar explored barriers to getting data sharing agreements in place, who states have data sharing agreements with (other than CMS), and how long it takes to transmit data through these agreements.

Fact sheet: ADAP and Adherence
10/11/2012 | Source: NASTAD - This fact sheet provides a basic overview of the use of Part B funds for access, adherence, and monitoring services.

Fact sheet: Reporting of ADAP Rebates on the Financial Status Report (FSR)
10/11/2012 | Source: NASTAD - This fact sheet provides a basic overview of reporting of ADAP rebates on the Financial Status Report (FSR).

Fact sheet: Funding Investments in ADAP
10/11/2012 | Source: NASTAD - This fact sheet provides a basic overview of funding investments in ADAP.

Fact sheet: HIV 101
10/11/2012 | Source: NASTAD - This fact sheet provides a basic overview of HIV.

Fact sheet: Key Dates in HIV Medication Evolution
10/11/2012 | Source: NASTAD and FDA - This fact sheet provides a basic overview of key dates in HIV medication evolution.

Fact sheet: ADAP Purchasing Mechanisms
8/17/2012 | Source: NASTAD - This fact sheet provides a basic overview of the four ADAP purchasing mechanisms.

Fact sheet: ADAP Drug Pricing
8/17/2012 | Source: NASTAD - This fact sheet provides a basic overview of ADAP drug pricing.

Webinar: ADAP interactions with Patient Assistance Programs
7/18/2012 | Source: NASTAD - As part of NASTAD's cooperative agreement with HRSA, NASTAD convened a technical assistance webinar for ADAP coordinators on Wednesday, July 18, 2012 focusing on ADAP intersections with patient assistance programs (PAPs), client access to PAPs, and NASTAD work to streamline the PAP eligibility and enrollment processes.

Webinar: ADAP and Medicare Part D - Part II
7/16/2012 | Source: NASTAD - On July 16, 2012, NASTAD hosted an ADAP technical assistance webinar focused on ADAP coordination with Medicare Part D.

Webinar: ADAP and Medicare Part D - Part I
6/26/2012 | Source: NASTAD - On June 26, 2012, NASTAD hosted an ADAP technical assistance webinar (Part I of II) focused on ADAP coordination with Medicare Part D. 

Webinar: ADAP and New System Tools
2/14/2012 | Source: NASTAD - This webinar provided an overview of two new tools: AIDSVu, an innovative mapping website that shows the epidemic by state and county level, and a web-based ADAP enrollment and re-certification application that seeks to maximize program efficiency.  Access to the slideset is also are available on the HRSA Target Center website.

Webinar: ADAP and the 340B Program
1/18/2012 | Source: HRSA - As a part of NASTAD's new Cooperative Agreement with HRSA/HAB to continue providing technical assistance to ADAPs, NASTAD collaborated on a webinar with HRSA and the Office of Pharmacy Affairs to provide an overview of the 340B program and its relationship to ADAP.

Growth of ADAP Clients Served and Federal ADAP Funding - 2008-2011
1/10/2012 | Source: NASTAD - A chart detailing the growth of ADAP clients served and federal ADAP funding over time. This chart clearly illustrates the growing demand for ADAP and the continued need for additional resources to keep pace with ADAP growth.

Webinar recording: ADAP Clinical Quality Management
8/9/2011 | Source: NASTAD - This webinar focused on the aggregate data from the 2011 Quality Management Request for Information (RFI) and compared these results with that of the 2008 Quality Management RFI. In addition, two states shared their experience with implementation of quality management plans, with particular attention to two HAB performance measures related to regimen review and client adherence.

Webinar recording: PCIPs
7/13/2011 | Source: NASTAD - This webinar provided additional information for waiting list and anticipating waiting list states regarding enrollment in PCIPs.

NASTAD ADAP Crisis Strategy
5/11/2011 | Source:  - 
This document describes NASTAD's strategy on addressing the current ADAP crisis.


Slide Set for 2011 National ADAP Monitoring Project Annual Report: Module Two and Module Two Supplement
5/2/2011 11:38:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - This slide set provides detailed information related to client enrollment and utilization, expenditures and prescriptions filled, prescription distribution and payment methods, insurance coordination, ADAP coordination with Pre-existing Condition Insurance Plans (PCIPs), ADAP coordination with Medicare Part D, and ADAP coverage of hepatitis treatments from Module Two and Module Two Supplement of the 2011 National ADAP Monitoring Project Annual Report.

Webinar recording: ADAP Financial Forecasting
4/13/2011 | Source: NASTAD - This webinar provided a breakdown of some of the component parts of forecasting including information such as how to project average annual cost per client and expenditure projections.

Webinar: ADAP Quality Management Tutorials
11/12/2010 2:53:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - Webinar recording from NASTAD's ADAP Quality Management Tutorials Webinar on March 24, 2010.

Webinar: Health Reform TA
9/13/2010 9:06:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - Webinar recording from NASTAD's Health Reform TA webinar on August 17, 2010.

Innovative Cost-containment Strategies for ADAP TA webinar
9/13/2010 9:04:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - Webinar recording from NASTAD's Innovative Cost-containment Strategies for ADAP TA Webinar on June 16, 2010.

Webinar: ADAP Financial Forecasting TA
9/13/2010 9:03:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - Webinar recording from NASTAD's ADAP Financial Forecasting TA webinar on May 26, 2010.

ADAP Clinical Quality Management Tutorial One
7/1/2009 | Source: NASTAD and NQC - This tutorial provides an introduction to Ryan White Program quality improvement for ADAPs.

ADAP Clinical Quality Management Tutorial Two
7/1/2009 | Source: NASTAD and NQC - This tutorial explains how to develop an ADAP quality management plan.

ADAP Clinical Quality Management Tutorial Three
7/1/2009 | Source: NASTAD and NQC - This tutorial explains how to develop ADAP quality indicators.

ADAP Clinical Quality Management Tutorial Four
7/1/2009 | Source: NASTAD and NQC - This tutorial explains how to collect, analyze, and link data to quality improvement activities.

ADAP Clinical Quality Management Tutorial Five
7/1/2009 | Source: NASTAD and NQC - This tutorial explains how to conduct a quality improvement project.

ADAP Clinical Quality Management Tutorial Six
7/1/2009 | Source: NASTAD and NQC - This tutorial explains how to build sustainability for quality management in ADAP.

ADAP Emergency Preparedness Guide
5/11/2009 | Source:  - This guide is intended to assist AIDS Drug Assistance Programs (ADAP) that function within state health or social service departments to prepare emergency plans in response to possible disasters; in particular, the guide’s provisions are intended to ensure continued access to HIV medications for individuals served by ADAP. The guide should be used in collaboration with existing emergency plans of state health departments or broader state governmental agencies.


ADAP Crisis Task Force ADAP Crisis Task Force

ADAP Crisis Task Force Fact Sheet
12/6/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 
This fact sheet provides a historical review and current accomplishments of the ADAP Crisis Task Force.


Press Release: ADAP Crisis Task Force Announces Agreement with Gilead Sciences for Stribild™
9/6/2012 | Source: NASTAD - ADAP Crisis Task Force Announces Agreement with Gilead Sciences for Stribild™


ADAP Watch ADAP Watch

ADAP Watch - February 2014
2/26/2014 | Source: NASTAD - 

09/17/13 - ADAP Watch - September, 17, 2013
9/17/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

08/19/13 - ADAP Watch - August, 19, 2013
8/19/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

07/22/13 - ADAP Watch - July 22, 2013
7/22/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

06/20/13 - ADAP Watch - June 20, 2013
6/20/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

05/29/13 - ADAP Watch - May 29, 2013
5/29/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

04/15/13 - ADAP Watch - April 15, 2013
4/15/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

03/20/13 - ADAP Watch - March 20, 2013
3/20/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

02/19/13 - ADAP Watch - February 19, 2013
2/19/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

01/22/13 - ADAP Watch - January 22, 2013
1/22/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 


Affordable Care Act

NASTAD Applauds Supreme Court’s Decision to Uphold the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
7/5/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 

NASTAD press release regarding the Supreme Court’s decision to uphold the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA).



NASTAD Comments on Medicaid Eligibility Changes Under the ACA
11/3/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 


Annual Meeting 2011

NASTAD 20th Annual Meeting Historical Timeline
5/25/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 
A poster with a timeline of NASTAD's history presented at its 20th Annual Meeting in May 2011.


2011 Annual Meeting - CDC Global Workforce Presentation
5/25/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 

NASTAD Annual Meeting - NASTAD Global Leadership Development Presentation
5/25/2011 | Source:  - 

2011 NASTAD Annual Meeting - Health Care Reform in California Presentation
5/25/2011 | Source:  - 

2011 NASTAD Annual Meeting - Health Equity Plenary
5/25/2011 | Source:  - 

2011 NASTAD Annual Meeting - Maryland ECHPP Presentation
5/25/2011 | Source:  - 

2011 NASTAD Annual Meeting - Using Metrics in Washington, D.C. Presentation
5/25/2011 | Source:  - 

2011 NASTAD Annual Meeting - Drug User Health Approach H.Cruz Presentation
5/25/2011 | Source:  - 

2011 NASTAD Annual Meeting - IDU Health in MA D.Fukuda Presentation
5/25/2011 | Source:  - 

2011 NASTAD Annual Meeting - CDC Presentation on IDUs A.Lansky
5/25/2011 | Source:  - 

2011 NASTAD Annual Meeting - Moving the Needle Harm Reduction Coalition Presentation
5/25/2011 | Source:  - 

2011 NASTAD Annual Meeting - On the Horizon Biomedical Advances Questions
5/25/2011 | Source:  - 

2011 NASTAD Annual Meeting - On the Horizon Biomedical Advances NASTAD Presentation
5/25/2011 | Source:  - 

2011 NASTAD Annual Meeting - PEP/PrEP Issues of Scale Up M.Roland Presentation
5/25/2011 | Source:  - 

2011 NASTAD Annual Meeting - Partnering with CHCs K.McNamara Presentation
5/25/2011 | Source:  - 

2011 NASTAD Annual Meeting - NASTAD Hepatitis Action Plan Presentation
5/25/2011 | Source:  - 

2011 NASTAD Annual Meeting - Hepatits Countdown Presentation D.Raymond
5/25/2011 | Source:  - 

2011 NASTAD Annual Meeting - NYS Presentation H.Cruz
5/25/2011 | Source:  - 

2011 NASTAD Annual Meeting - Viral Hepatitis Washington State M.Courogen Presentation
5/25/2011 | Source:  - 


Annual Meeting 2012

HCV Testing & Linkages to Care for Persons Born Between 1945 and 1965
5/23/2012 | Source: CDC - 
Presentation by Bryce Smith, CDC-DVH at 2012 NASTAD Annual Meeting


Implementing the Viral Hepatitis Action Plan
5/23/2012 | Source: HHS - Presentation at the NASTAD 2012 Annual Meeting by Corinna Dan, RN, MPH, Viral Hepatitis Policy Advisor, Office of HIV/AIDS & Infectious Disease Policy, HHS.

HIV and Adult Viral Hepatitis Integration
5/23/2012 | Source: Anne Brenner, WA DPH - 
Presentation at the 2012 NASTAD Annual Meeting by Anne Brenner, Adult Viral Hepatitis Prevention Coordinator in Washington.


The Search for America's Next Drug User Health Rock Star
5/23/2012 | Source: Daniel Raymond, Harm Reduction Coalition - 
Presentation at the 2012 NASTAD Annual Meeting by Daniel Raymond, Policy Director at the Harm Reduction Coalition


Using HIV Surveillance Data for Monitoring and Prevention: National Update
5/22/2012 | Source: CDC - 
Presentation by Pat Sweeney, MPH, CDC on the HIV Cascade


Using Data to Influence the Cascade - North Carolina PCRS
5/22/2012 | Source: Leone - North Carolina - 

Presentation by Peter Leone, MD, Medical Director, North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services



Using Data to Maximize Outcomes Along the Cascade
5/22/2012 | Source: Das - San Francisco - 
Presentation by Moupali Das, MD, MPH, San Francisco Department of Heatlh


Health Care Reform Update and Advocacy Priorities
5/21/2012 | Source: Treatment Access Expansion Project - 
Presentation by Robert Greenwald from the Treatment Access Expansion Project


Maryland Health Care Reform Implementation Update
5/21/2012 | Source: Maryland - 
Presentation by Heather Hauck, Maryland


The Road to Health Care Reform for Colordans Living with HIV or AIDS
5/21/2012 | Source: Colorado - 
Presentation by Bob Bongiovanni, Colorado


The Promise of Health Care Reform
5/21/2012 | Source: Massachusetts - 
Presentation by Dawn Fukuda, Massachusetts


Advances in HIV Diagnostics and New Diagnostic Algorithims
5/21/2012 | Source: CDC - 
Presentation on new HIV testing technologies by Bernie Branson, MD, CDC



APIs and HIV/AIDS

Breaking Through the Silence: Key Issues and Recommendations to Address HIV/AIDS Among Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders in the United States
5/17/2011 | Source: NASTAD - In December 2007, NASTAD, in collaboration with the Asian and Pacific Islander American Health Foundations (APIAHF), released Breaking Through the Silence: Key Issues and Recommendations to Address HIV/AIDS Among Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders in the United States. 

Ways To Support National API AIDS Awareness Day
5/17/2010 | Source: NASTAD - Actions health departments can take to support National Asian and Pacific Islander HIV/AIDS Awareness day and local efforts to address these populations throughout the year.


Appropriations Federal appropriations for HIV/AIDS programs

ABAC FY2013 Appropriations Letter
4/27/2012 | Source: ABAC - 

NASTAD FY12 Appropriations Chart
11/2/2011 | Source: NASTAD FY12 Federal Agency Appropriations Chart - 

NASTAD FY2012 Senate Appropriations Testimony
5/20/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 

NASTAD FY2012 CDC HIV Prevention Factsheet
5/1/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 

NASTAD FY2012 CDC STD Prevention Factsheet
5/1/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 

NASTAD FY2012 Hepatitis Funding Factsheet
5/1/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 

NASTAD FY2012 Ryan White Part B Funding Needs Factsheet
5/1/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 

NASTAD FY2012 House Appropriations Testimony
4/22/2011 9:32:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - The following document is NASTAD's FY2012 House Appropriations Testimony.

FY2011 Federal Funding Chart for HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis and STD Programs
9/28/2010 2:36:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - The chart includes all the HIV, hepatitis and STD-related federal funding levels for FY2011 including the President's budget and amended budget request, the House and Senate Appropriations Committees' funding levels and the community need numbers.

FY2011 Senate Report Language
8/2/2010 4:23:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - A compilation of all HIV/AIDS and hepatitis related funding from the FY2011 report accompanying the Senate Labor-HHS-Education Appropriations bill.

HIV and Viral Hepatitis Co-Infection Fact Sheet
6/9/2008 9:35:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - One-third of people living with HIV in the U.S. are co-infected with HCV and the prevalence of HBV infection among HIV-positive individuals is ten times greater than among the general population.  This fact sheet highlights the unique prevention, treatment and management challenges of managing hepatitis B/HIV and hepatitis C/HIV co-infection.

The Role of States in Administering Federal HIV/AIDS Programs Fact Sheet
6/9/2008 9:33:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - State public health agencies serve an important role in delivering HIV/AIDS prevention, care and treatment programs. These agencies are entrusted through U.S. law as the “central authorities of the nation’s public health system” and as such, bear the primary public sector responsibility for health.


Biomedical Interventions

Webinar: Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP): State Health Department Implementation Plans
11/5/2012 | Source: NASTAD - Overview of pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) state health department implementation plans. View the slides here. View the recording here.

Webinar: PrEP Lay of the Land
9/24/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 
Webinar highlights NASTAD's Policy Statement and Issues for Consideration document, Gilead Sciences' REMS and medication assistance program, and Center for Disease Control and Prevention's Guidelines for use of PrEP for men who have sex with men (MSM) and heterosexual populations.



Black Gay Men and HIV/AIDS

Meeting Summary: Black Gay Men/MSM and HIV/AIDS: Addressing the Epidemic in a Changing Environment
10/5/2011 | Source: NASTAD - In August 2011 NASTAD convened a meeting focused on black gay men.

Black Gay Men and HIV/AIDS: Evaluating Our Progress to Reverse the Epidemic
6/1/2010 | Source: NASTAD - In June 2010 NASTAD convened its second technical assistance meeting focused on black gay men. 

Connecting the Dots - Part 4
2/25/2010 | Source: NASTAD - This podcast explores self-value and power and privilege and discusses how these issues work directly and indirectly to influence the health and wellness of black gay men.

Connecting the Dots - Part 3
10/5/2009 | Source: NASTAD - This podcast explores popular culture and the media and its influence on Black gay men's sexuality. 

Connecting the Dots - Part 2
9/1/2009 | Source: NASTAD - This podcast explores racism, gender identity and sexual roles among Black gay men. 

Connecting the Dots - Part 1
9/1/2009 | Source: NASTAD - This podcast explores the influences of identity, masculinity and femininity and sexual objectification and mystique of Black gay men.

Black MSM Issue Brief Number 3
5/1/2008 | Source: NASTAD - This Issue Brief details the findings from targeted interviews conducted with over 70 health department staff and community stakeholders from 14 jurisdictions across the country. 

Black Gay Men and HIV/AIDS: Confronting the Crisis and Planning for Action TA Meeting
4/1/2008 | Source: NASTAD - In February 2008 NASTAD conducted a Black Gay Men's Technical Assistance (TA) Meeting entitled, Black Gay Men and HIV/AIDS:  Confronting the Crisis and Planning for Action.


Black MSM Issue Brief Number 2
2/1/2007 | Source: NASTAD - This Issue Brief highlights the findings from a survey designed to obtain jurisdiction-level epidemiological data on HIV prevalence and incidence among Black MSM, assess the level of resources directed toward Black MSM, and document prevention and related activities directed to this population, as well as barriers and facilitators associated with providing targeted HIV prevention services for Black MSM. 

Black MSM Issue Brief Number 1
2/1/2006 | Source: NASTAD - This Issue Brief examines the HIV/AIDS crisis among Black MSM and provides an overview of recent CDC data, while seeking to frame issues related to the identity of Black MSM, addresses the core components of effective prevention and care strategies for Black MSM and provides recommendations for health departments in designing programs and implementing strategies to address the significant needs of this population.


Black Women and HIV/AIDS

Program Profiles: Kentucky
8/31/2011 | Source: NASTAD - As a direct result of participation in NASTAD's 2009 Southeast regional forum, and subsequent on-site technical assistance, the Kentucky Department of Public Health and their community partners initiated the Pillow Talk initiative. This initiative comprehensively examines relationship dynamics and responds to the sexual health needs of Black men and women over the age of 18.

Program Profile: Louisiana
8/31/2011 | Source: NASTAD - The All About H.E.R.- Heal, Empower, Restore initiative was developed during NASTAD's 2009 Southeast regional forum by the Louisiana Office of Public Health, and their community partners. This initiative seeks to engage Black youth, adults, the young at heart, and HIV positive female populations through community outreach programs that educate and advocate with Black women to reduce HIV infection and other health disparities in Louisiana.

Program Profile: Arizona
8/31/2011 | Source: NASTAD - Originally developed by Arizona Department of Health Services staff and community members, the Arizona Black AIDS Task Force is a coalition of community partners that are dedicated to increasing HIV/AIDS awareness, promoting prevention efforts and education on healthy living and linking positive individuals with services in Arizona.

Program Profile: Florida
8/31/2011 | Source: NASTAD - Through an annual conference and community outreach, SOS is a grassroots mobilization initiative that aims to educate black women about the impact of HIV/AIDS and to prevent the further spread of HIV/AIDS and other diseases in Florida's black communities.

Program Profile: Minnesota
8/31/2011 | Source: NASTAD - An initiative established to provide education and awareness on issues concerning the impact of HIV/AIDS on African and African American women in Minnesota.

Street Conversations - Black Women & HIV/AIDS Part I
8/30/2011 | Source: NASTAD - This video, based on interviews conducted by and with black women in the southern United States, focuses on two questions: Why are black women getting infected? and What should we do about it?

Street Conversations - Black Women & HIV/AIDS Part II
8/30/2011 | Source: NASTAD - This video, based on interviews conducted by and with black women in the southern United States, focuses on two questions: Why are black women getting infected? and What should we do about it?

From Policy to Practice: Pursuing Health Equity among Women and Girls
3/10/2011 | Source: NASTAD - This video features prominent U.S. Congresswomen commemorating National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day.

Black Women and HIV/AIDS: Findings from Southeast Regional Consumer and Provider Focus Group Interviews
3/7/2010 12:59:00 PM | Source: Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities - Black Women’s Issue Brief No. 2, Black Women and HIV/AIDS: Findings from the Southeast Regional Consumer and Provider Focus Group Interviews, provides qualitative data from Southeast regional focus groups that occurred from April to August 2009. Particular attention is given to the voice of women living with and affected by HIV/AIDS to provide a clear and fresh perspective on issues and suggestions for health departments to consider when designing, targeting and implementing culturally rel

Meeting Summary Report: Black Women & HIV/AIDS: Confronting the Crisis and Planning for Action
3/24/2009 | Source: NASTAD - This meeting summary report presents the proceedings from NASTAD's March 2009 regional forum focused on black women and HIV/AIDS in the southern U.S., held in New Orleans, LA.

African American Women Issue Brief Number 1
5/1/2008 | Source: NASTAD - This document examines the impact of HIV/AIDS on African American women and provides an overview of key behavioral risk factors and psychosocial determinants that increases HIV vulnerability among this population in the U.S.


Border issues HIV/AIDS issues along U.S., Mexican, and Canadian borders

HIV/AIDS en la Frontera: U.S.-Mexico Border Epidemiologic Profile
3/1/2009 | Source:  - 


Coalition Activities

International AIDS Conference 2012 Press Conference
8/3/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 

FAPP Convening Group Cover Letter on NHAS
11/1/2010 1:36:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - The Federal AIDS Policy Partnership (FAPP), which NASTAD co-chairs with the National Coalition of STD Directors (NCSD) and the National Minority AIDS Council (NMAC), submitted implementation recommendations developed through their affiliated working groups on the NHAS. The following is FAPP's cover letter.

National Black Leadership Commission on AIDS's recommendations on NHAS
11/1/2010 1:29:00 PM | Source: National Black Leadership Commission on AIDS  - National Black Leadership Commission on AIDS's recommendations on NHAS.

National Native American AIDS Prevention Center's recommendations on NHAS
11/1/2010 1:27:00 PM | Source: National Native American AIDS Prevention Center - National Native American AIDS Prevention Center's recommendations on NHAS

FAPP Housing Recommendations
11/1/2010 1:26:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - FAPP's Housing Working Group recommendations for the HUD operational plan

FAPP Research Recommendations
11/1/2010 1:25:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - FAPP's Research Working Group recommendations on research needed to achieve the goals of the NHAS.

FAPP Prevention Recommendations
11/1/2010 1:24:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - HIV Prevention Action Coalition recommendations on reducing incidence in the NHAS.

FAPP Care Recommendations
11/1/2010 1:22:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - FAPP working groups HIV Health Care Access Working Group and Ryan White Working Group recommendations on increasing access to care and outcomes in the NHAS

NHAS Issues for Consideration
11/1/2010 1:15:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - The following document are NASTAD's issues for consideration on the President's National HIV/AIDS (NHAS) Strategy.

Health Reform Implementation Resources
7/30/2010 3:29:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - NASTAD aims to keep an updated list of relevant health reform implementation resources for health department HIV and viral hepatitis programs. We will update this list as new resources become available and remove those that have become less relevant or outdated.


Community planning Publications on community planning for HIV/AIDS programs

Prioritization & Gaps Analysis Tools
7/13/2009 10:18:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - Washington - Gap Analysis Protocol March 2009

Prioritization & Gaps Analysis Tools
7/13/2009 10:18:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - Washington - Population Prioritization Protocol

Prioritization & Gaps Analysis Tools
7/13/2009 10:17:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - Pennsylvania

Prioritization & Gaps Analysis Tools
7/13/2009 10:16:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - New Mexico

Prioritization & Gaps Analysis Tools
7/13/2009 10:15:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - Kentucky - Prioritization Tool

Prioritization & Gaps Analysis Tools
7/13/2009 10:14:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - Florida - Worksheet

Community Planning Group Orientation Presentation - Wyoming
7/13/2009 10:10:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - Wyoming - CAPPA Orientation January 2009

Community Planning Group Orientation Presentation - Virginia
7/13/2009 10:08:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - Virginia - August 2008

Community Planning Group Orientation Presentation - Missouri
7/13/2009 10:07:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - Missouri - CPG Orientation December 2008

Community Planning Group Orientation Presentation - Pennsylvania
7/13/2009 10:07:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - Pennsylvania - November 2008

Community Planning Group Orientation Presentation - Iowa
7/13/2009 10:05:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - Iowa - CPG Orientation November 2008

Community Planning Group Orientation Presentation - Houston
7/13/2009 10:04:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - Houston - Community Planning 101

Community Planning Group Orientation Presentation - Florida
7/13/2009 10:03:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - Florida - Community Prevention Planning 101

Provider Survey for Resource Inventory - Iowa
3/31/2009 11:29:00 PM | Source: Iowa Department of Public Health - This document is Iowa's provider survey that was used to inform their 2007 Resource Inventory. The survey was admistered on-line.

2008 Plan Update - Pennsylvania
3/31/2009 11:27:00 PM | Source: Pennsylvania Department of Health - This document is Pennsylvania's 2008 Community Planning Update. The document includes their most recent resource inventory.

Abstract Regarding Prevention and Care Service Provider Registry - Pennsylvania
3/31/2009 11:26:00 PM | Source: Pennsylvania Department of Health - This abstract describes Pennsylvania's collaborative project to scale-up a statewide prevention and care service provider registry to support service program needs for an inventory and directory of HIV services, and HIV service gap analysis.

2006 Prevention and Care Needs Assessment - Tennessee
3/31/2009 11:24:00 PM | Source: Tennessee Department of Health - This document is Tennessee's 2006 Prevention and Care Needs Assessment.

MI Data Sheets for Priority Setting
7/1/2008 11:55:00 AM | Source: Liisa Randall - Data sheets for priority setting

MI Priority Setting Definitions
7/1/2008 11:53:00 AM | Source: Liisa Randall - Priority Setting Definitions and Data Sources

Michigan Priority Setting Process
7/1/2008 11:26:00 AM | Source: Liisa Randall - Presentation on Michigan's Priority Setting Process

Chicago Populations Interventions Committee Presentation
7/1/2008 10:45:00 AM | Source: Fikirte Wagaw/Dave Kern - Presentation on the Chicago priority setting process

Community Planning Approaches
12/1/2007 | Source: NASTAD - 
Technical Assistance (TA) resource describing several approaches to community engagement and community planning in the U.S. and globally.


Collaborative Care and Prevention Planning Presentation
2/16/2006 | Source:  - Provides an overview of collaborative planning, identifies challenges in implementing a collaborative process and some of the advantages. Also includes descriptions of some state models of collaborative planning.


Corrections Corrections

Part I: Survey Findings on HD and DOC Collaborations
11/3/2011 | Source: NASTAD - Release of Part I of survey findings conducted to better understand the degree to which state health departments (HD) interact with state departments of corrections (DOC) regarding prevention, care and treatment of HIV and viral hepatitis in state correctional facilities.

Working at the Intersection of HIV and Imprisonment
5/15/2009 2:27:00 PM | Source: Project UNSHACKLE - Presentation by Laura McTighe, Director of Project UNSHACKLE


Counseling, testing and referral HIV/AIDS counseling, testing, and referral resources

Maximizing Reimbursement for HIV Screening
7/6/2011 | Source: Community Partner - 
Webinar presentation conducted with National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC) on maximizing reimbursement for HIV screening in community health centers.


Maximizing Reimbursement for HIV Screening in Community Health Centers
7/6/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 
Webinar focused on maximizing reimbursement for HIV screening in community health centers.


Update on Implementation of HIV Rapid Testing in Health Department Supported HIV Prevention Programs
5/12/2011 2:54:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - This report is based on data from a survey NASTAD conducted in April 2010 of health departments efforts implement and support rapid HIV testing.

Report on Findings from an Assessment of Health Department Efforts to Implement HIV Testing in Health Care Settings
11/1/2010 | Source:  - 

Combined Testing Survey 2010
10/27/2010 5:31:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - Survey tool used to assess health department efforts to implement HIV testing in health care settings

HIV Testing In Emergency Departments Report
8/10/2010 | Source:  - Report of proceedings from the April 2010 health department consultation.

Pregnancy Reporting for HIV+ Women
7/24/2009 9:30:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - National picture of state HIV testing policies for pregnant women

Rapid Testing Protocols - South Dakota
7/13/2009 10:28:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - South Dakota - Rapid Testing Manual

Rapid Testing Protocols - Chicago
7/13/2009 10:27:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - Chicago - HIV Rapid Testing Procedure

Rapid HIV Control Form - Chicago
7/13/2009 10:27:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - Chicago - Rapid HIV Control Form

Partner Services Implementation Update
5/15/2009 2:26:00 PM | Source: CDC - Presentation by Rheta Barnes, CDC Division of STD Prevention and Cindy Getty, CDC Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention

PS07-768 ETI - NYC - Grantee Profile Template
5/15/2009 2:21:00 PM | Source: CDC - PS07-768 ETI - NYC - Grantee Profile Template

PS07-768 ETI - OH - Routine HIV Screening Program Protocol
5/15/2009 2:21:00 PM | Source: CDC - PS07-768 ETI - OH - Routine HIV Screening Program Protocol

PS07-768 ETI - OH - Routine Testing Flowsheet Form
5/15/2009 2:20:00 PM | Source: CDC - PS07-768 ETI - OH - Routine Testing Flowsheet Form

PS07-768 ETI - NC - FDU QR Chart Agency Template
5/15/2009 2:19:00 PM | Source: CDC - PS07-768 ETI - NC - FDU QR Chart Agency Template

PS07-768 ETI - GA - Evaluation Plan Part 1
5/15/2009 2:19:00 PM | Source: CDC - PS07-768 ETI - GA - Evaluation Plan Part 1

PS07-768 ETI - GA - Evaluation Plan Part 2
5/15/2009 2:18:00 PM | Source: CDC - PS07-768 ETI - GA - Evaluation Plan Part 2

PS07-768 ETI - GA - Evaluation Plan Part 3
5/15/2009 2:17:00 PM | Source: CDC - PS07-768 ETI - GA - Evaluation Plan Part 3

PS07-768 ETI - GA - Evaluation Plan Part 4
5/15/2009 2:17:00 PM | Source: CDC - PS07-768 ETI - GA - Evaluation Plan Part 4

PS07-768 ETI - Houston - Routine HIV Screening Fact Sheet
5/15/2009 2:16:00 PM | Source: CDC - PS07-768 ETI - Houston - Routine HIV Screening Fact Sheet

PS07-768 ETI - NC - Jail Screening Systems Review Tool
5/15/2009 2:15:00 PM | Source: CDC - PS07-768 ETI - NC - Jail Screening Systems Review Tool

PS07-768 ETI - Los Angeles - HIV Counseling Info Form
5/15/2009 2:15:00 PM | Source: CDC - PS07-768 ETI - Los Angeles - HIV Counseling Info Form

PS07-768 ETI - MA - Monthly Data Tool
5/15/2009 2:14:00 PM | Source: CDC - PS07-768 ETI - MA - Monthly Data Tool

PS07-768 ETI - MA - Expanded and Integrated Testing Grantees Meeting Presentation
5/15/2009 2:13:00 PM | Source: CDC - PS07-768 ETI - MA - Expanded and Integrated Testing Grantees Meeting Presentation

PS07-768 ETI - MI - Evaluation Plan
5/15/2009 2:13:00 PM | Source: CDC - PS07-768 ETI - MI - Evaluation Plan

PS07-768 ETI - MO - HIV Screening in the ED Brochure 1
5/15/2009 2:12:00 PM | Source: CDC - PS07-768 ETI - MO - HIV Screening in the ED Brochure 1

PS07-768 ETI - MO - HIV Screening in the ED Brochure 2
5/15/2009 2:11:00 PM | Source: CDC - PS07-768 ETI - MO - HIV Screening in the ED Brochure 2

PS07-768 ETI - MO - HIV Screening for Adolescents Brochure
5/15/2009 2:11:00 PM | Source: CDC - PS07-768 ETI - MO - HIV Screening for Adolescents Brochure

PS07-768 ETI - MO - HIV Testing Poster
5/15/2009 2:10:00 PM | Source: CDC - PS07-768 ETI - MO - HIV Testing Poster

PS07-768 ETI - MO - HIV Testing Leaflets
5/15/2009 2:09:00 PM | Source: CDC - PS07-768 ETI - MO - HIV Testing Leaflets

PS07-768 ETI - MO - HIV Testing Sign for Exam Rooms
5/15/2009 2:09:00 PM | Source: CDC - PS07-768 ETI - MO - HIV Testing Sign for Exam Rooms

PS07-768 ETI - NY - Client Tracking Form for Rapid Reactive and Confirmed or Standard Test - Positive Clients
5/15/2009 2:08:00 PM | Source: CDC - PS07-768 ETI - NY - Client Tracking Form for Rapid Reactive and Confirmed or Standard Test - Positive Clients

PS07-768 ETI - NY - Abbreviated Data Collection Form – All Clients
5/15/2009 2:07:00 PM | Source: CDC - PS07-768 ETI - NY - Abbreviated Data Collection Form – All Clients

PS07-768 ETI - NY - Assessment Tool for Pilot Projects
5/15/2009 2:06:00 PM | Source: CDC - PS07-768 ETI - NY - Assessment Tool for Pilot Projects

PS07-768 ETI - NY - Data Summary Tool
5/15/2009 2:06:00 PM | Source: CDC - PS07-768 ETI - NY - Data Summary Tool

PS07-768 ETI - NY - Site Visit Checklist for Rapid HIV Testing
5/15/2009 2:04:00 PM | Source: CDC - PS07-768 ETI - NY - Site Visit Checklist for Rapid HIV Testing

PS07-768 ETI - Philadelphia - PEMS Testing Syntax
5/15/2009 2:03:00 PM | Source: CDC - PS07-768 ETI - Philadelphia - PEMS Testing Syntax

PS07-768 ETI - NC - Quarterly Report Template
5/15/2009 1:57:00 PM | Source: CDC - PS07-768 ETI - NC - Quarterly Report Template

PS07-768 ETI - DC - HIV Testing Protocol
5/15/2009 1:53:00 PM | Source: CDC - PS07-768 ETI - DC - HIV Testing Protocol

Expanded Testing Survey_November 2008
3/31/2009 11:43:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - Expanded Testing Initiative Survey

HIV Testing in Emergency Departments: A Primer on Issues and Strategies for Health Department Strategies
10/3/2007 | Source:  - Continuing efforts to make important information and tools available to support HIV testing, NASTAD created this important tool for health departments and emergency departments (ED) as they work together to implement HIV testing in EDs. The primer conveys the importance of collaborative relationships between health departments and EDs as they work to put into practice CDC's 2006...

Implementing HIV Rapid Testing: A Primer for State Health Departments
8/7/2007 | Source:  - This primer describes the potentialbenefits of rapid HIV testing; suggests key steps in planning for implementation and highlights key issues and challenges that health departments may face in adopting rapid HIV testing.


Country Profiles

Botswana Country Profile
11/12/2013 | Source: NASTAD - The Botswana Country Profile details NASTAD,s technical assistance activities occurring in Botswana in partnership with BOTUSA (CDC-Botswana), Ministry of Local Government (MLG), and National HIV.AIDS Coordinating Agency.

Haiti Country Profile
11/12/2013 | Source: NASTAD - The Haiti Country Profile details NASTAD’s technical assistance activities occurring in Haiti in partnership with Haiti’s Ministry of Health (MoH).

Caribbean Region Profile
11/12/2013 | Source: NASTAD - The Caribbean Region Profile details NASTAD's technical assistance activities occurring in the Caribbean Region in partnership with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Global AIDS Program (CD C/GAP).

Guyana Country Profile
11/12/2013 | Source: NASTAD - The Guyana Country Profile details NASTAD's technical assistance activities occurring in Guyana.

Tanzania Country Profile
7/23/2012 | Source: NASTAD - The Tanzania Country Profile details NASTAD's technical assistance activities occurring in Tanzania in partnership with the CDC/Tanzania, and USAID/Tanzania.

Ethiopia Country Profile
7/23/2012 | Source: NASTAD - The Ethiopia Country Profile details NASTAD's technical assistance activities occurring in Ethiopia in partnership with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Global AIDS Program (CDC/GAP).

Zambia Country Profile
7/23/2012 | Source: NASTAD - The Zambia Country Profile details NASTAD's technical assistance activities occurring in Zambia in partnership with CDC/Zambia, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Global AIDS Program (CDC/GAP).

South Africa Country Profile
7/23/2012 | Source: NASTAD - The South Africa Country Profile details NASTAD technical assistance activities occurring in South Africa in partnership with CDC-South Africa and provincial departments of health.


Curriculums/Trainings HIV/AIDS curriculum and training resources

Slides: Stigma and the Impact on Public Health
9/30/2012 | Source: NASTAD - Presentation on stigma and public health practice at the 2012 U.S. Conference on AIDS (USCA).

Webinar: Reducing Stigma in Public Health Practice
9/12/2012 | Source: NASTAD and NCSD - In partnership with NCSD and with support from the MAC AIDS Fund, NASTAD continues to work to better understand how stigma affects Black and Latino gay men/MSM in public health practice. These efforts are unprecedented and aim to work across silos of HIV and STD prevention, care and treatment. NASTAD and NCSD recently facilitated a webinar on the stigma work and the related survey findings.

2007 Trainer's Guide: Training Modules for STI Syndromic Management
4/23/2009 2:34:00 PM | Source: World Health Organization - 
The WHO released the 2nd edition of the Trainer's Guide for STI Syndromic Management for staff responsible for in-servince training of health professionals.


ECHPP

ECHPP Project Workbook #1: Situational Analysis & Goal Setting
8/25/2011 | Source: CDC - Workbook provided by CDC to ECHPP grantees.

ECHPP Project Workbook #2: Goals, Strategies and Objectives
8/25/2011 | Source: CDC - Workbook provided to ECHPP grantees.

ECHPP Project Workbook #3: Implementation Progress
8/25/2011 | Source: CDC - Workbook provided to ECHPP grantees.

Priority Setting Tool: “A Goal Setting Guide for Required/Recommended Interventions”
8/25/2011 | Source: CDC - A tool developed by CDC to assist jurisdictions in setting priorities among required/recommended interventions.

Tools for Resource Allocation among ECHPP Interventions
8/25/2011 | Source: CDC - CDC's presentation from the 2011 National HIV Prevention Conference.


Educational materials Educational materials resources

Hepatitis C - Are You At Risk?
1/1/1900 | Source: Wisconsin Hepatitis Program - Wisconsin Hepatitis C - Are You At Risk Brochure

Hepatitis C: How to Stay Healthy and Informed
1/1/1900 | Source: New York City Department of Health - Resource for clients testing positive for HCV.

Clinical Guidelines for the Medical Management of Hepatitis C
1/1/1900 | Source: New York State Department of Health - 

Primary Care of Hepatitis C
1/1/1900 | Source: Chicago Department of Health - 

Viral Hepatitis Unmet Needs
1/1/1900 | Source: NASTAD - 

Viral Hepatitis Work Group Minutes
1/1/1900 | Source: NASTAD - 

Washington State Hepatitis Awareness Month Proclamation
1/1/1900 | Source: Washington Department of Health - 

Covering Health Issues -- 2006 Sourcebook
1/1/1900 | Source: Alliance for Health Reform - The guide is useful for anyone interested in health policy issues. Each chapter contains key facts, an overview, expert sources with telephone numbers, helpful websites, and a discussion of current policy proposals for the following health topics: -The uninsured -Private health coverage -Children's health coverage -Medicare -Medicare prescription drugs -Medicaid -Long-term care -Health care costs -Quality and health information technology -Disparities -Mental health -Pu

Hep C Handbook (1st Edition)
1/1/1900 | Source: A Resource Guide for Georgians - 

Hep C Coordinator
1/1/1900 | Source: IDU Outreach Guidance - 

Oregon Harm Reduction Outreach & Care
1/1/1900 | Source: Oregon Department of Human Services - Harm reduction guidelines for HIV/HepC/STD Prevention

Florida Hepatitis Awareness Month Proclamation - 2006
1/1/1900 | Source: Florida Department of Health - 

Florida Hepatitis Awareness Month Press Release
1/1/1900 | Source: Florida Department of Health - 


Evaluation Program evaluation resources

Support Group Facilitation Baseline Survey
4/23/2009 9:52:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - 
NASTAD conducted a baseline assessment of support group facilitators and leaders in four provinces: Eastern Cape, Free State, Northern Cape, and Western Cape. This assessment provides analysis on strengths and needs as identified by support group members in the respective provinces.

South African National M&E Framework
4/23/2009 9:51:00 AM | Source: South African National Department of Health - 


The M&E Framework is one component of the National Stratgic Plan 2007 - 2011. It provides guidance on budget allocation for M&E activities and provides a list of indicators, reporting frequency, responsible agencies, and outcome-assessments for HIV & AIDS and STI programmes.



CDC PEMS Conference Call July 11, 2008 Recording
4/1/2009 12:03:00 AM | Source: Conference Plus - Recording of July 11, 2008 CDC PEMS conference call.

Timeline for Prevention Performance Indicators
4/1/2009 | Source: CDC - Timeline for prevention performance indicators from CDC.

PEMS CT&R Event Form for Venues other than Health Units
3/31/2009 11:57:00 PM | Source: Arkansas - PEMS CTR event form for venues.

October 20, 2008 DCL Budget Tables
3/31/2009 11:56:00 PM | Source: CDC - Dear Colleague Letter from CDC on budget tables.

2008 PEMS Variable Requirements
3/31/2009 11:51:00 PM | Source: CDC - This document details the 2008 PEMS Variable Requirements.

05/15/08 Data Download Information
3/31/2009 11:50:00 PM | Source: CDC - This Dear Colleague Letter provides information regarding the May 15 Data Download.


Gay Men/MSM

CONCEPTS: A Health Department Response to the HIV, STD and Viral Hepatitis Epidemics Among Gay Men/MSM in the United States
10/18/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

“CONCEPTS” is a collection of activities that state health departments are currently implementing to meet the public health challenges facing gay men and other men who have sex with men (MSM).



Issue Brief: Native Gay Men and Two Spirit People and HIV/AIDS and Viral Hepatitis Programs and Services
3/19/2013 | Source: NASTAD - This issue brief, developed by NASTAD’s Native American Networking Group (NANG) and Gay Men’s Health Equity Work Group (GMHEWG), provides specific recommendations for health departments to address HIV and viral hepatitis in Native American communities.

Meeting Summary: Latino Gay Men/MSM Think Tank Meeting
9/27/2012 | Source: NASTAD - On June 25-26, 2012, NASTAD convened a Latino Gay Men/MSM Think Tank meeting. This meeting brought together a cadre of more than 20 researchers and health department staff to review current studies focusing on Latino gay men/MSM and explore new opportunities that build upon the ongoing work to address the unique and unmet research needs of this population.

Statement: GETTING TO ZERO: SCALING-UP HEALTH DEPARTMENT HIV STRATEGIES FOR GAY MEN/MSM
9/20/2012 | Source: NASTAD and NCSD - Joint NASTAD and NCSD statement on the importance of scaling-up health department HIV strategies for gay men and other men who have sex with men (MSM).

Webinar: Gay Men’s Health Equity Webinar Series - Part 2 - Program Integration
8/22/2012 | Source: NASTAD - In fall 2011, the Gay Men’s Health Equity (GMHE) Work Group developed recommendations for health departments and federal agencies with the goal of improving delivery of HIV prevention programs to gay men/MSM of all races and ethnicities. In spring 2012, the GMHE Work Group developed a webinar series to advance its four recommendations for health departments. This webinar focuses on program integration.

Webinar: Gay Men’s Health Equity Webinar Series - Part 1 - Capacity Building
6/20/2012 | Source: NASTAD - In fall 2011, the Gay Men’s Health Equity (GMHE) Work Group developed recommendations for health departments and federal agencies with the goal of improving delivery of HIV prevention programs to gay men/MSM of all races and ethnicities. In spring 2012, the GMHE Work Group developed a webinar series to advance its four recommendations for health departments. This webinar covers the first recommendation on capacity building.

Viral Hepatitis and Gay and Bisexual Men Fact Sheet
7/12/2011 | Source: NASTAD - This document was developed as part of continuing efforts to address the prevention, care and treatment and research needs related to viral hepatitis among gay and bisexual men across the U.S.

TA Meeting on Reaching Gay Men Using the Internet
4/3/2009 10:40:00 AM | Source: Dave Kern - Meeting Agenda

TA Meeting on Reaching Gay Men Using the Internet
4/3/2009 10:37:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - Presentation by Sandra Serna Smith - Overview of NCSD Technical Assistance and Support - March 31, 2009

TA Meeting on Reaching Gay Men Using the Internet
4/3/2009 10:36:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - Presentation by Kelly Firenze, Judi Bulmer and Peter Laqueur - State Perspectives on Starting and Expanding Internet Partner Services (New York State) - March 30, 2009

TA Meeting on Reaching Gay Men Using the Internet
4/3/2009 10:36:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - Presentation by Bruce Furness - Evaluating an Internet Partner Services Program (DC) - March 30, 2009

TA Meeting on Reaching Gay Men Using the Internet
4/3/2009 10:35:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - Presentation by Mickey Fallis - State Perspectives on Starting and Expanding Internet Partner Services (Washington) - March 30, 2009

TA Meeting on Reaching Gay Men Using the Internet
4/3/2009 10:34:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - Presentation by Beau Gratzer - Community-Based-Organization-Delivered Internet Partner Services: The Howard Brown Model (Chicago) - March 30, 2009

TA Meeting on Reaching Gay Men Using the Internet
4/3/2009 10:33:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - Presentation by Marcella Herrera - State Perspectives on Starting and Expanding Internet Partner Services (California) - March 30, 2009

TA Meeting on Reaching Gay Men Using the Internet
4/3/2009 10:31:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - Presentation by Eric Roland - Conducting Internet Outreach on Gay Venues:  Community Based Organization Perspective - March 30, 2009

TA Meeting on Reaching Gay Men Using the Internet
4/3/2009 10:29:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - Presentation by Rachel Kachur - Overview of National Guidelines for Internet-based STD and HIV Prevention: Accessing the Power of the Internet for Public Health - March 29, 2009

TA Meeting on Reaching Gay Men Using the Internet
4/3/2009 10:28:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - Presentation by Lupita Thornton - PENS Houston - A Foundation to Build Upon? - March 29, 2009

TA Meeting on Reaching Gay Men Using the Internet
4/3/2009 10:26:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - Presentation by Dan Wohlfeiler - Formative Reasearch:  Assessing Areas of Agreement and Disagreement between Intenet Dating Site Managers, MSM and Public Health - March 29, 2009

Hepatitis and Harm Reduction - Alessandra Ross, California
10/22/2008 4:55:00 PM | Source: Alessandra Ross, California Office of AIDS -  

The Surveillance Gap - Sue Shallow and Amy Nishimura, San Francisco
10/14/2008 6:42:00 PM | Source: Sue Shallow and Amy Nishimura, San Francisco Department of Public Health -  

Perinatal HBV Programming - Claudia Miller, Minnesota Department of Health
10/14/2008 4:48:00 PM | Source: Claudia Miller, Minnesota Department of Health -  

Hepatitis Services in Community Health Centers
10/14/2008 4:45:00 PM | Source: Linda Norris and Melissa Callaham, National Association of Community Health Centers -  

Perinatal Programming - Julie Lazaroff, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
10/14/2008 4:41:00 PM | Source: Julie Lazaroff, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene -  

Prevention & Care with Drug Users - Lauretta Grau, Yale School of Public Health
10/13/2008 1:58:00 PM | Source: Lauretta Grau, Yale School of Public Health -  

The Surveillance Gap - Lily Foster, New Mexico
10/13/2008 1:57:00 PM | Source: Lily Foster, New Mexico -  

The Surveillance Gap - Elena Rocchio, New York
10/13/2008 1:57:00 PM | Source: Elena Rocchio, New York -  

Hepatitis Education and Training - Tom Kresina, SAMHSA
10/13/2008 1:56:00 PM | Source: Tom Kresina, SAMHSA -  

Hepatitis Education and Training - Corinna Dan, Hepatitis Foundation International
10/13/2008 1:56:00 PM | Source: Corinna Dan, Hepatitis Foundation International -  

Hepatitis Education and Training - Richard Cotroneo, National Hepatitis Technical Assistance Center
10/13/2008 1:55:00 PM | Source: Richard Cotroneo, National Hepatitis Technical Assistance Center  -  

Hepatitis Education and Training - Anna Thomas & Ereka Washington Philip, Houston Department of Health and Human Services
10/13/2008 1:55:00 PM | Source: Anna Thomas & Ereka Washington Philip, Houstonn Department of Health and Human Services  -  

Hepatitis Advocacy Strategies - Ryan Clary, Project Inform
10/13/2008 1:54:00 PM | Source: Ryan Clary, Project Inform -  

HBV/HCV/HIV Co-Infection Case Management - Sandi Carlson, University of Massachusetts Medical School
10/13/2008 1:54:00 PM | Source: Sandi Carlson, University of Massachusetts Medical School  -  

Hepatitis Advocacy Strategies - Eric Rude & Colleen Flanigan, New York
10/13/2008 1:53:00 PM | Source: Eric Rude & Colleen Flanigan, New York -  

Hepatitis Advocacy Strategies - Martha Saly, California Hepatitis Alliance
10/13/2008 1:53:00 PM | Source: Martha Saly, California Hepatitis Alliance  -  

HBV/HCV Treatment 101 - Lorren Sandt, Hepatitis C Caring Ambassadors Program
10/13/2008 1:52:00 PM | Source: Lorren Sandt, Hepatitis C Caring Ambassadors Program, Washington -  

HBV/HCV Treatment 101 - Tracy Swan, Treatment Action Group
10/13/2008 1:51:00 PM | Source: Tracy Swan, Treatment Action Group -  

HBV/HCV Treatment 101 - Lei Chou, Treatment Action Group
10/13/2008 1:51:00 PM | Source: Lei Chow, Treatment Action Group -  

HAV/HBV Vaccination - Beth Rowe West, North Carolina
10/13/2008 1:50:00 PM | Source: Beth Rowe West, North Carolina -  

HAV/HBV Vaccination - Mary Conant, Massachusetts
10/13/2008 1:49:00 PM | Source: Mary Conant, Massachusetts Department of Public Health -  

Hepatitis and Harm Reduction - Heather Lusk, Hawaii
10/13/2008 1:48:00 PM | Source: Heather Lusk, Hawaii Department of Health -  

Outbreak: Public Health Readiness and Response - Mary Ellen Harrell, Las Vegas, NV
10/13/2008 1:47:00 PM | Source: Southern Nevada Health District -  

Hepatitis and Harm Reduction - Daniel Raymond, Harm Reduction Coalition
10/13/2008 1:47:00 PM | Source: Daniel Raymond, Harm Reduction Coalition -  

Outbreak - Public Health Readiness and Response - Kathy White - Nebraska
10/13/2008 1:46:00 PM | Source: Kathy White, Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services -  

Outbreak: Public Health Readiness and Response - Bob Salcido, Nevada
10/13/2008 1:46:00 PM | Source: Bob Salcido, Nevada State Health Division -  

Perinatal Programming - Alison Evans - Drexel University
10/13/2008 1:45:00 PM | Source: Alison Evans, Drexel University and Hepatitis B Foundation -  

Screening, Counseling, Testing & Referral - Geoff Beckett, CDC Division of Viral Hepatitis
10/13/2008 1:44:00 PM | Source: CDC Division of Viral Hepatitis -  

Perinatal Programming - Kari Tapley - Michigan
10/13/2008 1:44:00 PM | Source: Kari Tapley, Michigan Department of Community Health -  

Screening, Counseling, Testing and Referral - Fabian Eluma - SAMHSA
10/13/2008 1:43:00 PM | Source: Fabian Eluma - SAMHSA, Rockville, MD -  

Hepatitis Priorities of Federal Agencies - NIH NIDDK
10/13/2008 1:42:00 PM | Source: NIH - National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases  -  

Screening, Counseling, Testing and Referral - Andi Thomas - Alert Health
10/13/2008 1:42:00 PM | Source: Andi Thomas - Alert Health, Miami, FL -   

Hepatitis Priorities of Federal Agencies - HRSA Bureau of Primary Care
10/13/2008 1:41:00 PM | Source: HRSA Bureau of Primary Care -  

Hepatitis Priorities of Federal Agencies - CDC Immunization Services Division
10/13/2008 1:40:00 PM | Source: CDC Immunization Services Division -  

Hepatitis Priorities of Federal Agencies - HRSA HIV/AIDS Bureau
10/13/2008 1:40:00 PM | Source: HRSA HIV/AIDS Bureau -  

Association of Immunization Managers (AIM) 101
10/13/2008 1:39:00 PM | Source: Association of Immunization Managers - Overview of Association of Immunization Managers (AIM) programs.

Hepatitis Priorities of Federal Agencies - CDC Division of Viral Hepatitis
10/13/2008 1:39:00 PM | Source: CDC Division of Viral Hepatitis -  

Agenda - 2008 National Viral Hepatitis Technical Assistance Meeting
10/13/2008 1:34:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - Agenda from the 2008 National Viral Hepatitis Technical Assistance meeting. Presentations below are in order of agenda.

Leveraging Resources - Kathy White, Nebraska
10/13/2008 1:28:00 PM | Source: Kathy White, Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services -  

Leveraging Resources - Dave Kern, NASTAD
10/13/2008 1:28:00 PM | Source: Dave Kern, National Alliance of State and Territorial AIDS Directors -  

Leveraging Resources - Randy Mayer, Iowa
10/13/2008 1:27:00 PM | Source: Randy Mayer, Iowa Department of Public Health -  

Leveraging Resources - Tricia Ingraham, New Hampshire
10/13/2008 1:25:00 PM | Source: Tricia Ingraham, New Hampshire -  

Future Directions in Treatment - Lei Chow, Treatment Action Group
10/13/2008 1:23:00 PM | Source: Lei Chow, Treatment Action Group -  

Future Directions in Treatment - Tracy Swan, Treatment Action Group
10/13/2008 1:21:00 PM | Source: Tracy Swant, Treatment Action Group -  

Prevention & Care with Drug Users - Pedro Mateu-Gelabert, National Development Research Institutes, Inc.
10/13/2008 1:20:00 PM | Source: Pedro Mateu-Gelabert, National Development Research Institutes, Inc.  -  


Global programs Resources on HIV/AIDS programs worldwide

CDC-Ethiopia Newsletter - August 2012
9/13/2012 | Source:  - 
The NASTAD Ethiopia office have two of their success stories published in CDC-Ethiopia’s quarterly newsletter (see p15 and p19).


NASTAD Ethiopia Charter TOT Slide Presentation
7/10/2012 | Source: NASTAD Ethiopia - 

Haiti HIV AIDS Epi Profile
4/1/2012 | Source:  - Epidemiological profile of HIV/AIDS infection in Southern Haiti

Haiti Country Profile 2011
4/1/2012 | Source:  - Haiti Country Profile 2011

Haiti Map
4/1/2012 | Source: NASTAD - Map of Haiti

Haiti HIV Summary
4/1/2012 | Source: NASTAD -  Haiti HIV Summary

Haiti HIV Surveillance Slide Set
4/1/2012 | Source: NASTAD - Haiti HIV Surveillance Slide Set

Haiti HIV Case Surveillance Ops Manual
4/1/2012 | Source: NASTAD -  Haiti HIV Case Surveillance Operationss Manual

Haiti HIV AIDS Case Reporting Algorithm
4/1/2012 | Source: NASTAD - Haiti HIV AIDS Case Reporting Algorithm

Haiti Adult HIV Case Report Form
4/1/2012 | Source: NASTAD - Haiti Adult HIV Case Report Form

Haiti Pediatric and Youth HIV Case Report Form
4/1/2012 | Source: NASTAD - Haiti Pediatric and Youth HIV Case Report Form

Haiti Departmental Supervision Tool
4/1/2012 | Source: NASTAD -  Haiti Departmental Supervision Tool

Haiti Site Level Supervision Tool
4/1/2012 | Source: NASTAD - Haiti Site Level Supervision Tool

Haiti ANC Summary
4/1/2012 | Source: NASTAD - ANC Summaryin Haiti

Haiti -Trainings Provided
4/1/2012 | Source: NASTAD - Trainings Provided in Haiti

Haiti Presentation
6/1/2011 | Source: NASTAD - This is a pesentation on the Diagnostic HIV Cases Reported in Haiti from 2005-2010.This reports is based on a unique count of HIV/AIDS cases, rather than the more frequently used aggregate program monitoring and evaluation.

Haiti Presentation Summary
6/1/2011 | Source: NASTAD - Summary of Haiti presentation on the diagnostic of HIV Cases reported from 2005-2010.

NASTAD-HAITI: Highlight
6/1/2011 | Source: NASTAD - This document highlights NASTAD's Global Program's work in Haiti with Haiti's Ministry of Health.

Consumer Advisory Board Handbook
4/23/2009 | Source: Massachusetts Department of Public Health HIV/AIDS Bureau - 
This handbook provides guidance on how to strengthen Consumer Advisory Boards (CABs) and support the involvement of people living with HIV and IADS in planning, delivery, and assessment of HIV-related service in Massachusetts.

Developing a PLHWA Network in Partnership with Government: a toolkit
4/22/2009 | Source: NASTAD - 
NASTAD developed a toolkit to be used by local partners and provincial departments of health to develop an effective PLWHA network. This toolkit is based upon the experience gained in support the development of MANEPHA, a network of PLHWA, which is based in Eastern Cape Province.

NGO Audit: Capacity-building Assessment
4/22/2009 | Source: NASTAD - 
NASTAD in collaboration with the Northern Cape Department of Health developed an assessment tool for local non-governmental and community-based organisations. Approximately ten organisations were visited for an organisational capacity assessment. Assessment results and the assessment tool are included in this report.

Botswana Evidence-based Planning Toolkit
12/3/2008 | Source:  - This is an updated version of the Botswana Evidence-based Planning Toolkit for use by the District Multi-Sectoral AIDS Committees (DMSACs).

Profil Épidémiologique e l ’infection ar e VIH et u SIDA dans e Grand Sud, Haïti - 2007 (Haiti Epidemiological Profile)
4/28/2008 | Source:  - NASTAD developed this epidemiological profile, the first of its kind in Haiti, in collaboration with the Haitian Ministry of Health. The profile was developed to illustrate the socio-demographic and risk factors of the population of four departments located in the southern region of Haiti.

Cambodia Community Planning Summary
10/1/2006 | Source:  - 

Cambodia Community Planning Primer
10/1/2006 | Source:  - 

Community Planning: summary primer
4/23/2006 | Source: NASTAD - 
This summary report provides an overview of a Community Planning Primer developed by CDC-Cambodia and NASTAD in collaboration with the Cambodian National AIDS Authority.

HIV Community Planning for Community ART Treatment Adherence: Training of Trainers Manual
4/1/2006 | Source: NASTAD - The TOT manual was developed by NASTAD Ethiopia as part of its work to strengthen peer education and outreach and community ART adherence.

HIV Community Planning for Community ART Treatment Adherence: Participant Manual
4/1/2006 | Source: NASTAD - NASTAD Ethiopia developed this training manual for community members to serve as peed educators to help strengthen ART adherence.

Botswana Total Community Mobilization Report
10/18/2004 | Source: NASTAD - 

Community Planning for HIV/AIDS Prevention Care, and Support: Principles and Essential Steps - A Training Manual for Community Planning Facilitators
6/13/2004 | Source: NASTAD - The purpose of a community planning workshop, developed within the Ethiopia context but applicable elsewhere, is to provide the tools a community needs to effectively plan HIV prevention, care, and support activities that are based on assessed community need. One way to reduce the spread of the disease is through a coordinated approach to prevention, education, care, and support services that uses all the available local and national resources to their fullest capacity.

Community Planning for HIV/AIDS Prevention, Care, and Support: Training of Trainers Manual
6/12/2004 | Source: NASTAD - This Training-of-Trainers (TOT) manual has been designed to accompany and enhance the Manual for Community Planning for HIV/AIDS Prevention, Care, and Support. It is intended to provide structure and guidance to those who are responsible for teaching others to become trainers in community planning.

The Epidemiologic Profile: Using Data to Monitor the HIV/AIDS Epidemic and Inform Program Decisions
6/1/2004 | Source:  - This is a highlight of an epidemiologic profile of HIV/AIDS for the District of Visakhapatnam in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh.

Total Community Mobilization and HIV-Related Knowledge, Attudies, and Pratices from the 2003 Makgabaneng Listenership Survey in Botswana
1/1/2003 | Source:  - 


Global TA Overview

Global AIDS TA Overview
6/1/2011 | Source: NASTAD - An overview of the Technical Assistance (TA) Strategies for Building Human Resource Capacity.


Global TA Provider Resources

International Travel Policy Handbook
7/25/2013 | Source: http://www.nastad.org/Docs/054444_International%20Travel%20Policy%20Handbook%20-%20072513.pdf - An overview of NASTAD Global program International Travel Policy, Travel expenses including TA and Staff roles and Responsibilities.

Become a Global TA Provider
6/1/2011 | Source: NASTAD - How to become a TA provider.


Grants Resources on applying for grants and grant providers

FOA PS12-1201 Funding Analysis
7/8/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 


Health Equity

Webinar - Working with Native American Transgender Individuals on Effective HIV and Viral Hepatitis Services
11/21/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

Targeted Programming for Transgender Communities
11/19/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

CONCEPTS: A Health Department Response to the HIV, STD and Viral Hepatitis Epidemics Among Gay Men/MSM in the United States
10/18/2013 | Source: NASTAD - “CONCEPTS” is a collection of activities that state health departments are currently implementing to meet the public health challenges facing gay men and other men who have sex with men (MSM).

Webinar: Latinos in America: Understanding and Engaging This Growing Segment of the U.S. Population
10/17/2013 | Source: NASTAD -  The goals of the webinar are to provide health departments with a clear picture of the latest data on the Latino community nationally and to explore regional trends that can inform the work that is done in participants’ respective jurisdictions.


Health Reform

NASTAD Issue Brief: Immigrants and the Affordable Care Act
3/24/2014 | Source: NASTAD - 

NASTAD Newsletter: Health Reform Watch (Volume 11) - March 6, 2014
3/6/2014 | Source: NASTAD - 

NASTAD Newsletter: Health Reform Watch (Volume 10) - January 15, 2014
1/15/2014 | Source: NASTAD - 

NASTAD Newsletter: Health Reform Watch (Volume 9) - December 4, 2013: ACA Implementation Updates
12/4/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

NASTAD Newsletter: Health Reform Watch (Volume 8) - November, 7, 2013: ACA Implementation Updates
11/7/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

State Resource: Colorado ADAP Client Contact and Enrollment Form
11/5/2013 | Source: Health Department - 

State Resource: Colorado Enrolled Client Exit Form
11/5/2013 | Source: Health Department - 

NASTAD Issue Brief: Medicaid Premium Assistance Programs
10/30/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

State Resource: Colorado ADAP Approved Plans
10/30/2013 | Source: Health Department - 

State Resource: Illinois ACA Plan Comparison
10/30/2013 | Source: Health Department - 

NASTAD Issue Brief: Plan Assessment Tools for Insurance Purchasing Programs
10/28/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

State Resource: Washington MAGI Income Definition Sheet
10/7/2013 | Source: Health Department - 

NASTAD Newsletter: Health Reform Alert - September 30, 2013: Health Reform Resources
9/30/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

State Resource: Colorado Health Care Coverage Guide Reference Handbook
9/30/2013 | Source: Health Department - 

State Resource: Colorado ADAP Wrap Around
9/30/2013 | Source: Health Department - 

State Resource: Colorado HIV Care and the ACA Presentation
9/23/2013 | Source: Health Department - 

State Resource: West Virginia Ryan White Part B ACA Presentation (including service cross walk)
9/19/2013 | Source: Health Department - 

State Resource: Oregon ADAP Fact Sheet for ACA Assister Programs
8/26/2013 | Source: Health Department - 

State Resource: Illinois ADAP and CHIC Electronic Application
8/9/2013 | Source: Illinois Health Department - 

State Resource: Illinois Mock MAGI Worksheet (for clients that do not file federal taxes)
8/9/2013 | Source: Illinois Health Department - 

State Resource: Illinois Web ADAP Application Change Manual - MAGI
8/9/2013 | Source: Illinois Health Department - 

State Resource: Illinois Ryan White Part B MAGI Presentation
8/9/2013 | Source: Illinois Health Department - 

NASTAD Newsletter: Health Reform Watch (Volume 6) - August, 6, 2013: Preparing HIV Programs and Clients for New Coverage Options
8/6/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

NASTAD Misc. Resource: Modified Adjusted Gross Income (MAGI) Definition Chart
8/6/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

State Resource: Florida Client Information Flyer on Preparing for ACA Implementation
8/6/2013 | Source: Florida Health Department - 

NASTAD Issue Brief: Premium Tax Credits and Cost Sharing Subsidies (Updated July 2013)
7/17/2013 | Source: NASTAD - This issue brief focuses on the ACA’s affordability provisions (advance premium tax credits and cost-sharing subsidies) and how these provisions may interact with AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP) insurance assistance programs. Last updated: July 2013.

NASTAD Issue Brief: Affordable Care Act (ACA) Essential Health Benefits (EHB) (Updated July 2013)
7/17/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

NASTAD Newsletter: Health Reform Alert - July 17, 2013: ACA Outreach, Eligibility, and Enrollment
7/17/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

NASTAD Issue Brief: Outreach, Eligibility, and Enrollment (July 2013)
7/17/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

NASTAD Newsletter: Health Reform Alert - July 15, 2013: Final Medicaid EHB Rule
7/15/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

NASTAD Newsletter: Health Reform Watch (Volume 5) - June 12, 2013: Countdown to Open Enrollment
6/12/2013 | Source: NASTAD - Health Reform Watch is a newsletter for state and territorial health department staff that provides updates, analysis, and highlights on federal and state health reform activities. This newsletter is intended to inform state and territorial health department staff about ongoing health reform activities.

NASTAD Webinar: ADAP and Health Reform: Conducting Outreach and Enrollment
5/29/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 
As part of NASTAD's cooperative agreement with HRSA, NASTAD convened a technical assistance webinar for ADAP coordinators and associated program staff on Wednesday, May 29, 2013. This webinar focused on preparing ADAPs to engage in outreach and enrollment efforts to assist ADAP clients transitioning to new coverage options under the ACA. The webinar covered the following: nuts and bolts of applying for coverage; ACA outreach and enrollment programs and opportunities for ADAP engagement; and lessons from the field: insurance benefits counseling in practice.


State Resource: Colorado ACA ADAP Client Transition Management Plan
5/21/2013 | Source: Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment - 

NASTAD Newsletter: Health Reform Watch (Volume 4) - April 23, 2013
4/23/2013 | Source: NASTAD - Health Reform Watch is a newsletter for state and territorial health department staff that provides updates, analysis, and highlights on federal and state health reform activities. This newsletter is intended to inform state and territorial health department staff about ongoing health reform activities.

NASTAD Newsletter: Health Reform Watch (Volume 3) - March 19, 2013
3/19/2013 | Source: NASTAD - Health Reform Watch is a newsletter for state and territorial health department staff that provides updates, analysis, and highlights on federal and state health reform activities. This newsletter is intended to inform state and territorial health department staff about ongoing health reform activities.

NASTAD Issue Brief: Using the Affordable Care Act to Improve Access to HIV Prevention, Care, and Treatment for Women
3/7/2013 | Source: NASTAD - This tool highlights the top five provisions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) that will have the most significant impact on women living with and at risk for HIV, including action steps to make sure these provisions are implemented in ways that address health disparities.

NASTAD Presentation: Preparing HIV/AIDS Programs and Providers for Affordable Care Act Implementation
2/28/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

NASTAD Presentation: Preparing HIV/AIDS Programs and Providers for ACA Exchanges/Marketplaces
2/27/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

NASTAD Misc. Resource: NASTAD Comments on Medicaid Benefits and Cost Sharing Rule
2/21/2013 | Source: NASTAD - The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) issued a proposed regulation on benefits requirements for the Medicaid expansion population in 2014, new cost-sharing rules for Medicaid, and Medicaid and Exchange appeals and eligibility coordination. NASTAD provided comments to the proposed regulation, highlighting the need for benefits requirements and cost-sharing protections that meet the care and treatment needs of people living with HIV and viral hepatitis.

NASTAD Newsletter: Health Reform Watch (Volume 2) - February, 12, 2013
2/12/2013 | Source: NASTAD - Health Reform Watch is a newsletter for state and territorial health department staff that provides updates, analysis, and highlights on federal and state health reform activities. This newsletter is intended to inform state and territorial health department staff about ongoing health reform activities.

NASTAD Presentation: Preparing HIV/AIDS Programs and Providers for ACA Implementation: Indiana
2/1/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 
NASTAD presented a health reform update focused on what health reform implementation will mean for HIV providers and consumers in Indiana. The meeting - which involved health department staff and case managers from all over the state - also included a facilitated discussion and planning session on what case managers can do to prepare for upcoming health systems changes.


NASTAD Newsletter: Health Reform Watch (Volume 1) - January 11, 2013
1/11/2013 | Source: NASTAD - Health Reform Watch is a newsletter for state and territorial health department staff that provides updates, analysis, and highlights on federal and state health reform activities. This newsletter is intended to inform state and territorial health department staff about ongoing health reform activities.

NASTAD Misc. Resource: NASTAD Comments on Essential Health Benefits
12/26/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) issued a proposed regulation implementing the Essential Health Benefits (EHB) requirements for private insurance plans sold in the small group and individual markets in 2014. NASTAD provided comments to the proposed regulation, highlighting the need for benefits requirements that meet the care and treatment needs of peoplel living with HIV and viral hepatitis.


NASTAD Misc. Resource: ACA Regulations on Essential Health Benefits and Affordability
11/26/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 
On November 20th, HHS published a proposed rule on the Essential Health Benefits and affordability requirements for private insurance as well as preliminary guidance on how the Essential Health Benefits will apply to Medicaid. The following provides NASTAD's analysis of the proposed regulation and implications for HIV/AIDS programs.


NASTAD Presentation: Health Reform and HIV/AIDS Services in Minnesota
11/7/2012 | Source: NASTAD and Project Inform - 
Amy Killelea (NASTAD) and Anne Donnelly (Project Inform) gave the following presentation to Minnesota HIV providers in November 2012. The presentation provides an update as to federal health reform implementation activities and an overview of the impact of these reforms on HIV providers, services, and clients in Minnesota.


NASTAD Misc. Resource: Health Reform Frequently Asked Questions
8/17/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 
The following provides answers to some common questions about health reform and what it means for access to HIV/AIDS and viral hepatitis prevention, care, and treatment. NASTAD will continue to update and add to this document as federal and state implementation continues and more information becomes available.


NASTAD Misc. Resource: Health Care Reform Implementation Plan and Assessment
8/7/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 
This document is designed to assist health departments assess their readiness for full implementation of the Affordable Care Act and to plan for programmatic and policy changes. The assessment also identifies opportunities for health department engagement in larger state implementation and planning discussions to ensure that HIV/AIDS and viral hepatitis programs and services are integrated into broader reforms. For questions about the assessment, please contact Amy Killelea.


NASTAD Misc. Resource: ACA Eligibility Flow Chart
7/25/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 
This flow chart provides an overview of the Affordable Care Act's new eligibility rules and systems and how these systems interact with the Ryan White Program.


NASTAD Misc. Resource: Modified Adjusted Gross Income (MAGI) Definition Chart
7/25/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 
This chart provides information on the new formula (Modified Adjusted Gross Income) under the Affordable Care Act that will be used to determine income eligibility for most Medicaid beneficiaries as well as eligibility for subsidies to purchase private insurance through exchanges.


NASTAD Webinar: The Supreme Court Decision and What it Means for Health Care Reform Implementation
7/17/2012 | Source: NASTAD - On June 28, 2012, the United States Supreme Court released its much-awaited decision on the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). The Court upheld the ACA, but its holding presents some challenges for full implementation of the Medicaid expansion. NASTAD convened a webinar on Tuesday, July 17, 2012 to provide an overview of the decision, with a focus on the implications for the Medicaid expansion and access to care for people living with HIV.   This webinar also discussed next steps for state implementation efforts and devoted time at the end of the presentation to answer questions about the decision

NASTAD HIV and Viral Hepatitis Policy Watch: Special Issue on Supreme Court Health Care Reform Decision
7/6/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 
This special edition of NASTAD's HIV and Viral Hepatitis Policy Watch discusses the Supreme Court's decision on the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act and what it means for HIV/AIDS and viral hepatitis programs and access to care.


NASTAD Misc. Resource: NASTAD Applauds Supreme Court’s Decision to Uphold the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
7/5/2012 | Source: NASTAD - NASTAD press release regarding the Supreme Court’s decision to uphold the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA). 

NASTAD Applauds Supreme Court’s Decision to Uphold the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
7/5/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 

NASTAD press release regarding the Supreme Court’s decision to uphold the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA).



NASTAD Webinar: Health Reform - Lay of the Land
4/19/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 
This webinar provides a high-level update on health reform provisions and an update on implementation planning.


NASTAD Fact sheet: ADAP and PCIPs
3/20/2012 | Source: NASTAD - This fact sheet provides an overview of ADAP coordination with Pre-existing Condition Insurance Plans (PCIPs).  For additional information, please consult Module Two of the National ADAP Monitoring Project Annual Report.  This Module includes updated enrollment and utilization data and detailed information related to ADAP coordination with Medicare Part D, Pre-existing Condition Insurance Plans (PCIPs) and the CMS Section 1115 Waiver process.

Fact sheet: How Does the Affordable Care Act Help People Living with HIV/AIDS?
11/9/2011 | Source: AIDS.gov - 

Explaining Health Reform: Eligibility and Enrollment Processes For Medicaid, CHIP, and Subsidies in the Exchanges
9/1/2011 | Source: Kaiser Family Foundation - 

Glossary of Key Health Reform Terms
7/1/2011 | Source: Kaiser Family Foundation - 

Summary of Coverage Provisions in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
7/1/2011 | Source: Kaiser Family Foundation - 

NASTAD Webinar: ADAP Coordination with Other Payers
11/17/2010 8:46:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - Webinar recording from NASTAD's ADAP Coordination with Other Payers TA webinar on October 20, 2010.

NASTAD Misc. Resource: ADAP-specific CMS data sharing agreement user guide
9/27/2010 9:15:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - User guide for the ADAP-specific CMS data sharing agreement.

NASTAD Misc. Resource: ADAP-specific CMS data sharing agreement
9/27/2010 9:14:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - ADAP-specific CMS data sharing agreement.

NASTAD Misc. Resource: ADAP-specific CMS data sharing agreement implementation questionnaire
9/27/2010 9:13:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - Implementation questionnaire for the ADAP-specific CMS data sharing agreement.

NASTAD Webinar: ADAP as TrOOP
9/13/2010 9:07:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - Webinar recording from NASTAD's ADAP as TrOOP TA webinar on August 31, 2010.

NASTAD Webinar: Introduction to Health Reform
8/17/2010 | Source: NASTAD - This webinar provided a client focused presentation on health reform and briefly discussed issues for consideration for health departments.


Health Reform Watch

Newsletter: Health Reform Watch (Volume 1) January 11, 2013
1/11/2013 | Source:  - 


HIV General publications on HIV

Relevant Federal Agencies and Congressional Committees
5/20/2012 | Source:  - 

Letter to Joint Deficit Committee regarding ACA
9/15/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 

PACHA letter to the President - August 2011
9/15/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 

PACHA letter to Secretary Sebelius
9/15/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 

CBO letter regarding Sequestration
9/15/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 

Coalition for Health Funding and Coalition for Education Funding sign-on letter
9/15/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 

FY2012 Prevention Block Grant letter to Appropriations
9/15/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 

Congressional HIV/AIDS Caucus Launch
9/15/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 

Preventive Services Covered by Private Health Plans under the Affordable Care Act
9/15/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 

1112th Congress Federal HIV, STD and Hepatitis Legislation of Interest
9/15/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 

FY2012 ADAP Coalition Appropriations Sign-on Letter
9/14/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 

Maryland's State Plan Consultation
4/22/2011 10:15:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - On April 12, Heather L. Hauck, Director of the Infectious Disease and Environmental Health Administration of the Maryland Department and Mental Hygiene presented at the HHS consultation on state plans under the National HIV/AIDS Strategy.

NASTAD's State Plan Consultation
4/22/2011 10:08:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - On April 12, NASTAD's Executive Director Julie Scofield presented at the HHS consultation on state plans under the National HIV/AIDS Strategy.

New Members of 112th Congress
12/21/2010 12:39:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - To assist in efforts to become familiar with changes to Congressional Membership, NASTAD has developed a compilation of new Congressional Members for the 112th session.


HIV and Viral Hepatitis Policy Watch

HIV and Viral Hepatitis Policy Watch: NASTAD’s Top 10 Policy Issues to Watch in 2014
1/6/2014 | Source: NASTAD - 

HIV and Viral Hepatitis Policy Watch: 2013 Year-End Legislative and Administrative Updates
12/18/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

HIV and Viral Hepatitis Policy Watch: The Government is Open: What’s Next?
10/23/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

HIV and Viral Hepatitis Policy Watch: NASTAD’s Top 10 Policy Issues to Watch in 2013
2/14/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

HIV and Viral Hepatitis Policy Watch: Chair's Call to Action on Sequestration
10/18/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 

HIV and Viral Hepatitis Policy Watch: Volume 21
8/7/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 

HIV and Viral Hepatitis Policy Watch: SCOTUS Decision on Affordable Care Act
7/6/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 

HIV and Viral Hepatitis Policy Watch: Volume 19
6/22/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 

HIV and Viral Hepatitis Policy Watch: Volume 18
5/11/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 

HIV and Viral Hepatitis Policy Watch: Drug User Health Policy
4/27/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 

HIV and Viral Hepatitis Policy Watch: Volume 16
4/4/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 

HIV and Viral Hepatitis Policy Watch: Volume 15
3/16/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 

HIV and Viral Hepatitis Policy Watch: Prevention and Public Health Fund
3/5/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 

HIV and Viral Hepatitis Policy Watch: FY2013 President's Budget
2/22/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 

HIV and Viral Hepatitis Policy Watch: NASTAD Top 12 in 2012
1/6/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 

HIV and Viral Hepatitis Policy Watch: ADAPs Lay of the Land
12/16/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 

HIV and Viral Hepatitis Policy Watch: Volume 9
12/2/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 

HIV and Viral Hepatitis Policy Watch: Viral Hepatitis Lay of the Land
11/11/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 

HIV and Viral Hepatitis Policy Watch: The ACA: How Your Program Can Prepare for Health Reform
10/28/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 

HIV and Viral Hepatitis Policy Watch: Volume 6
10/13/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 

HIV and Viral Hepatitis Policy Watch: National HIV/AIDS Strategy Update
9/30/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 

HIV and Viral Hepatitis Policy Watch: Volume 4
9/16/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 


HIV Decriminalization

HIV Criminalization Health Department Talking Points and FAQs
8/20/2012 | Source: NASTAD - NASTAD developed talking points to assist health departments respond to frequently asked questions and guide discussions around any reform efforts that are consistent with the Decriminalization Policy Statement.

How Criminalization Affects the Work and Goals of Public Health
7/20/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 

HIV Decriminalization: Eliminating Stigma and Discrimination in Public Health Practice
12/16/2011 | Source: NASTAD - A compilation of NASTAD's work on the modernization of HIV criminal statutes and policies. 

Summary of Survey Findings Part II
12/16/2011 | Source: NASTAD - Understanding State Departments of Health and Corrections Collaboration
A Summary of Survey Findings — Part II and Strategic Guidance towards ending criminalization-related stigma and discrimination.

Guidelines to end HIV Criminalization In Public Health Practice
12/16/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 

Sample HIV Criminalization Survey Assessment
12/16/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 

Michigan Department of Community Health Letter
12/1/2011 | Source: Michigan Department of Community Health - @import url(http://nastad2011.dedicated.advansiv.com/CuteSoft_Client/CuteEditor/Load.ashx?type=style&file=SyntaxHighlighter.css);

NATIONAL HIV/AIDS STRATEGY IMPERATIVE: FIGHTING STIGMA AND DISCRIMINATION BY REPEALING HIV-SPECIFIC CRIMINAL STATUTES
2/28/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 


HIV Patient Assistance Program (PAP) Information

Fact sheet: Pharmaceutical Company Patient Assistance Programs and Co-Payment Assistance Programs for Pre-exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) and Post-exposure Prophylaxis (PEP)
8/19/2013 | Source: NASTAD - This fact sheet provides background what PrEP and PEP are, unique instructions for how to apply for programs, specific contact information, and drugs covered.

Common Patient Assistance Program (PAP) Application
9/12/2012 | Source: Department of Health and Human Services/Health Resources and Services Administration - 
The Common Patient Assistance Program Application (CPAPA) is available at http://www.NASTAD.org/CommonPAPForm or http://hab.hrsa.gov/patientassistance/index.html.
 
Please complete the form electronically by typing in the appropriate fields, then print the Common Patient Assistance Program Application form(s) and sign it in blue or black ink and send the form(s), per the instructions provided, to the corresponding addresses listed for each company.


Positively Aware: HIV Drug Co-Pay and Patient Assistance Programs
9/1/2012 | Source: Positively Aware -  Individual company patient assistance (PAP) or co-pay assistance programs for HIV and hepatitis B and C medications are available at Positively Aware. This website is updated as program changes are implemented. If individuals are denied access to these programs, they are encouraged to request hardship exceptions in order to obtain access to medications through these programs.

Fair Pricing Coalition: Patient Assistance (PAP) and Co-Pay Programs for HIV and Viral Hepatitis Drugs
9/1/2012 | Source: Fair Pricing Coalition -  Individual company patient assistance (PAP) or co-pay assistance programs for HIV and hepatitis B and C medications are available at the Fair Pricing Coalition website. This website is updated as program changes are implemented. If individuals are denied access to these programs, they are encouraged to request hardship exceptions in order to obtain access to medications through these programs.


HIV public health/advocacy HIV public health/advocacy resources

National Latino AIDS Action Network (NLAAN) National Latino/Hispanic HIV/AIDS Action Agenda
10/17/2012 | Source: National Latino AIDS Action Network (NLAAN)  - National Latino AIDS Action Network (NLAAN) National Latino/Hispanic HIV/AIDS Action Agenda. The Agenda is an action-oriented report identifying priorities and recommendations to heighten awareness and build capacity of stakeholders to effectively address the devastating impact of HIV/AIDS in Latino/Hispanic communities. The purpose of the Agenda is to contribute to the national discourse of ending the HIV/AIDS epidemic in the United States through the collective lens and voice of Latino/Hispanic communities.

AIDS in America Invite
6/19/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 

Relevant Federal Agencies and Congressional Committees
5/20/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 

HPAC Briefing Flyer
4/26/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 

Letter to Conferees Supporting PPHF
1/30/2012 | Source: NASTAD - NASTAD wrote a letter to Congressional Leadership and the Conferees on HR3765 expressing our strong support for the Prevention and Public Health Fund (PPHF), as created by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA), during the negotiations of the expiring extenders package.

Congressional HIV/AIDS Caucus Members
9/15/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 

State Budget Cuts 2010 Report
2/1/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 
Report on point-in-time cuts to state HIV/AIDS, STD and viral hepatitis programs in 2010.


Federal Reporting Requirements Chart
5/17/2010 12:59:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - Chart of U.S. State Health Department HIV/AIDS, STD, and Viral Hepatitis Federal Program Reporting Requirements.

Health Departments Role in Expanding Syringe Access
4/27/2010 4:05:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - The following fact sheet delineates health department use and need of syringe access programs

"Three Ones" Key Principles
4/24/2009 10:27:00 AM | Source: UNAIDS - 

This brief document details the "Three Ones" principle and its development from a dialogue at the International Conference on AIDS and STIs in Africa in September 2003. These principles are:
- One agreed HIV & AIDS Action Framework that provides the basis for coordinating the work of all partners
- One National AIDS Coordinating Authority with a broad based multi-sector mandate
- One agreed country level monitoring and evaluation system




Latino Communities and HIV/AIDS

Slides: Latinos in America: Understanding and Engaging This Growing Segment of the U.S. Population
10/17/2013 | Source: NASTAD - The goals of the webinar are to provide health departments with a clear picture of the latest data on the Latino community nationally and to explore regional trends that can inform the work that is done in participants’ respective jurisdictions.

Una Noche of Unified Action
7/12/2012 | Source: NLAAN - 

Video Report - A Través de Nuestros Ojos (Through Our Eyes): Promoting Health and Social Equity to Address HIV/AIDS among Latino Gay Men
11/4/2011 | Source: NASTAD - NASTAD is proud to release a companion video report that includes segments that mirror sections of the previously released written report titled: A Través de Nuestros Ojos (Through Our Eyes): Promoting Health and Social Equity to Address HIV/AIDS among.


A Traves de Nuestros Ojos
4/1/2011 | Source:  - 

Through Our Eyes: Promoting Health and Social Equity to Address HIV/AIDS among Latino Gay Men
3/1/2011 | Source: NASTAD - A report that summarizes the findings of a qualitative study in 12 jurisdictions that investigated responses of health departments and community-based organizations to the HIV/AIDS crisis among Latino gay men in the U.S. The report seeks to generate key themes to assist and inform effective federal, state and local public health responses to HIV/STDs among these men.

Adelante Arizona Meeting Summary
9/24/2009 11:32:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - Summary presentation of NASTAD's meeting in Arizona to work with health departments on strengthening the response in Latino communities.

NASTAD's Bilingual Documents
9/24/2009 11:28:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - Resource list of NASTAD documents in Spanish.

Top 10 Ways To Participate in NLAAD
9/24/2009 11:27:00 AM | Source: NASTAD-NLAAD - Top 10 ways health departments can participate in the National Latino AIDS Awareness Day (NLAAD).

Overview of NLAAD
9/24/2009 11:23:00 AM | Source: NLAAD - Overview of history, activities and resources for National Latino AIDS Awareness Day.

¡Adelante! Strengthening the Response to HIV/AIDS and Viral Hepatitis in Latino Communities
10/15/2008 | Source: NASTAD - Building on NASTAD’s 2003 Latino policy document, the Call to Action reaffiirms NASTAD’s commitment to providing a comprehensive approach to addressing health disparities among Latino communities and urges health departments and stakeholders to scale up efforts to fight the HIV/AIDS and viral hepatitis epidemics in Latino communities.

Addressing Latino HIV/AIDS: Latino Perspectives and Policy Recommendations
1/1/2003 | Source: NASTAD - Released in 2003, this policy document provides a thorough review of the social and contextual factors that have contributed to the disproportionate rates of HIV infection and AIDS diagnoses within Latino communities.


Leadership development Leadership development for AIDS directors/program managers

Leadership Development Cultural Competency Module
11/14/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 
Module complementing the AIDS Director Planning Guide focused on resources to support and develop cultural competency.


Leadership Development Communications Module
11/14/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 
Module complementing the AIDS Director Planning Guide providing resources for effective communication.


Policy and Advocacy Module
11/14/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 
Module complementing the AIDS Director Planning Guide focused on information, tips and resources for effective advocacy and educational visits with legislators and policymakers.


Minority Workforce Development Resources
10/26/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 
Compilation of links to resources on developing and supporting public health workforce from racial/ethnic minority communities.


NASTAD Leadership Development and Mentoring Initiatives
6/1/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 


Leadership Development Assessment

In Focus: Fostering Minority Leadership in Health Departments
9/1/2009 | Source: NASTAD - Findings from the 2008 leadership and management assessment spotlighting the unique and specific challenges state HIV/AIDS and viral hepatitis programs face in fostering and supporting minority leadership.

Leadership Development Issue Brief #1: Workforce Skills and Competencies
9/1/2009 | Source: NASTAD - 

Leadership Assessment Issue Brief #2: Skills That Strengthen HIV/AIDS and Viral Hepatitis Programs
9/1/2009 | Source: NASTAD - 

Leadership Development Issue Brief #3: Workforce Recruitment and Retention Challenges and Responses
9/1/2009 | Source: NASTAD - 

Leadership Development Issue Brief #4: Skills Building Needs and Desired Modalities
9/1/2009 | Source: NASTAD - 

Leadership Development and Management Needs Assessment
8/1/2009 | Source: NASTAD - Report and overview of 2008 needs assessment of AIDS directors and HIV/AIDS and viral hepatitis staff on the leadership and management development needs and recommended training modalities.


Legislation Members of Congress often introduce legislation that affects individuals living with HIV/AIDS and/or hepatitis. NASTAD works with Congress to develop authorizing legislation responsive to the needs of individuals living with HIV/AIDS and viral hepat

112th Congress HIV, STD and Viral Hepatitis Legislation
4/25/2011 4:57:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - Legislation related to HIV/AIDS, STD and viral hepatitis prevention, care and treatment introduced in the 112th Congress. 

Ryan White HIV/AIDS Treatment Extension Act of 2009
11/11/2009 3:58:00 PM | Source: NASTAD -  

Hepatitis C Epidemic Control and Prevention Act
10/14/2008 10:49:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - Fact sheet describing the Hepatitis C Epidemic Control and Prevention Act.

New Mexico Hepatitis Awareness Proclamation
4/30/2008 3:14:00 PM | Source: New Mexico Department of Health -  

Nevada Hepatitis Awareness Month Proclamation - 2008
4/9/2008 5:54:00 PM | Source: Nevada Department of Health -  

Massachusetts Hepatitis Awareness Month Proclamation
2/4/2008 10:06:00 AM | Source: Massachusetts Department of Health -  

Oregon Hepatitis Awareness Month Proclamation - 2007
2/1/2008 4:16:00 PM | Source: Oregon Department of Health -  

Michigan Hepatitis Awareness Month Program - 2006
2/1/2008 3:45:00 PM | Source: Michigan Department of Health -  

Michigan Hepatitis Awareness Month Press Release - 2006
2/1/2008 3:44:00 PM | Source: Michigan Department of Health -  

Michigan Hepatitis Awareness Month Proclamation - 2006
2/1/2008 3:43:00 PM | Source: Michigan Department of Health -  

Florida Hepatitis Awareness Month Proclamation - 2006
2/1/2008 11:01:00 AM | Source: Florida Department of Health -  

Florida Hepatitis Awareness Month Press Release - 2006
2/1/2008 11:01:00 AM | Source: Florida Department of Health -  

Washington Hepatitis Month Proclamation
1/1/1900 | Source: Washington Department of Health - 

New Jersey Hepatitis Awareness Month Proclamation - 2006
1/1/1900 | Source: New Jersey Department of Health - 

New Jersey Hepatitis Awareness Month Press Release - 2006
1/1/1900 | Source: New Jersey Department of Health - 

New Mexico Hepatitis Awareness Month Proclamation - 2006
1/1/1900 | Source: New Mexico Department of Health - 

New Mexico Hepatitis Awareness Month Press Release - 2006
1/1/1900 | Source: New Mexico Department of Health - 

New Mexico Hepatitis Awareness Month Proclamation - 2007
1/1/1900 | Source: New Mexico Department of Health - 

Oklahoma Hepatitis Awareness Month Press Release 2006
1/1/1900 | Source: Oklahoma Department of Health - 


Linkage to Care

Webinar: Data Sharing for Program Planning and Linkage to Care
12/15/2011 | Source: NASTAD - On December 15, 2011, NASTAD convened the second webinar in its linkage to care webinar series. Webinar panelists discussed strategies for and the advantages of sharing data across surveillance, care, and prevention programs to link clients to care. The webinar included presentations from CDC Surveillance Branch, Washington State Department of Health, and District of Columbia Department of Health staff.

Webinar: Defining Linkage to Care
11/16/2011 | Source: NASTAD - The first in a webinar series regarding linkage to care, Defining Linkage to Care offered participants an opportunity to define Care; define Linkage to Care and what that actually means; discuss readiness or the issues that prevent clients from being effectively linked to care; and documenting linkages / referrals to care.


Locally-developed Interventions

Minnesota Ryan White Grantee-Community Health Center Summit Report
9/14/2011 | Source: HRSA Regional Office - 
Summary report from the September 2011 Summit sponsored by HRSA and the Minnesota Department of Health.


AIDS Prevention and Technology (A-Tech)
4/21/2011 9:01:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - Group-level intervention serving high risk adolescents and young adults, ages 13-21

Intervention Profiles-at-a-Glance Table
4/19/2011 3:36:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - Locally-developed HIV/AIDS prevention interventions "Profiles-at-a-Glance" table

Shawl Circle - Florida
4/19/2011 3:31:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - Group-level intervention serving American Indian women

Shawl Circle Presentation
4/19/2011 3:27:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - Shawl Circle PowerPoint presentation

Decisions for Life - Pennsylvania
4/19/2011 11:10:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - Group-level intervention serving young people, ages 16-24

Intervention Profile Form
4/19/2011 10:24:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - Locally-developed HIV/AIDS prevention intervention profile form

Positive Adventures - New Mexico
12/10/2010 10:01:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - Group-level intervention serving HIV-positive individuals of all races/ethnicities and ages

All about H.E.R. (Heal, Empower, Restore) – Louisiana
7/22/2010 1:30:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - All about H.E.R. - Louisiana

The Minnesota African/African-American Women HIV Initiative (MAAAH) – Minnesota
7/22/2010 1:29:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - MAAAH - Minnesota

Sistas Organizing to Survive (SOS) – Florida
7/22/2010 1:28:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - Sistas Organizing to Survive (SOS) - Florida

Pillow Talk – Kentucky
7/22/2010 1:25:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - Pillow Talk - Kentucky

Prevention Options for Positives (POP) – Michigan
7/22/2010 12:24:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - Individual and group-level intervention serving HIV-positive men who have sex with men of all races

Teen Prevention Education Program (Teen PEP) – New Jersey
7/22/2010 12:23:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - Individual and group-level intervention serving adolescents (15-18 years of age) of all races/ethnicities enrolled in public high schools

Nizhoni SISTA – New Mexico
7/22/2010 12:19:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - Group-level intervention serving Navajo and other Native American male-to-female transgender women

Developing Inner Voices to Action (DIVA) – Missouri
7/22/2010 12:18:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - Group-level intervention serving black women 13-19 years of age

Community HIV/AIDS Risk Assessment System (CHARMS) – Kansas
7/22/2010 12:17:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - Group-level intervention serving chemically-dependent women 18-35 years of age residing in substance abuse treatment centers

National HIV Prevention Inventory Online Survey - 2008
4/26/2009 6:39:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - Online survey for the NASTAD/Kaiser Family Foundation's National HIV Prevention Inventory project.

Clinical Guidelines for the Use of Blood Products in South Africa
4/24/2009 10:03:00 AM | Source: South African National Blood Service - South African National Blood Service (SANBS) revised its clinical guidelines for the use of blood products in 2003. The revised edition provides information to individuals who receive blood products available from the blood transfusion service. In addition, the guidelines provide advice regarding legal responsibilities of people administering transfusions, administration techniques, and recognition of common adverse reactions.

Managing HIV/AIDS in the Workplace: a guide for government departments
4/23/2009 4:44:00 PM | Source: South Africa Department of Public Service and Administration - This guide provides an overview of managing HIV & AIDS in the workplace, including workplace policies, strategic planning, budgeting and HR planning. In addition, Part C addresses workplace programmes, including prevention, treatment, and care and support, as well as capacity-building.

National ARV Treatment Guidelines
4/23/2009 2:28:00 PM | Source: South Africa National Department of Health - 
This is the 1st edition of the National ARV Treatment Guidelines for South Africa.


Medicaid Medicaid

Medicaid Letter to Super Committee
9/16/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 


Member Services Member Services

AIDS Director Turnover Factsheet
5/1/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 
Factsheet describing trends in recent turnover of AIDS directors.


NASTAD Member Handbook
1/29/2013 | Source: NASTAD - NASTAD's handbook for its members and their support staff.

NASTAD 2011 Annual Report
5/14/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 

NASTAD Supports its Members
4/12/2012 | Source: NASTAD/Quimera Productions - 
The important support NASTAD provides AIDS directors is articulated by former and current members interviewed at the 20th Annual Meeting in May 2011.


What is NASTAD?
4/12/2012 | Source: NASTAD/Quimera Productions - 
Former and current NASTAD Members interviewed at NASTAD's 20th Annual Meeting in May 2011 tell the story of NASTAD.


The Strength of NASTAD
4/12/2012 | Source: NASTAD/Quimera Productions - 
Current and former members explain why NASTAD is a strong force for effective HIV/AIDS and viral hepatitis policy and programs.


NASTAD Awards History
3/19/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 

TA and Mentoring Fact Sheet
6/1/2011 | Source: NASTAD - This fact sheet describes the depth and breadth of the technical assistance (TA) services NASTAD provides

NASTAD Bylaws
6/1/2009 | Source: NASTAD - 

Principles and Guidelines for NASTAD Public Policy Decision Making
10/1/1999 | Source: NASTAD - 


Mentoring

NASTAD Leadership Development and Mentoring Initiatives
6/1/2011 | Source: NASTAD - Overview of NASTAD's leadership development and mentoring support for state AIDS directors and their staff.


NASTAD News NASTAD News

July 2013 - NASTAD News
7/9/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

June 2013 NASTAD News
6/7/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

May 2013 NASTAD News
5/3/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

April 2013 NASTAD News
4/1/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

March 2013 NASTAD News
3/4/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

February 2013 NASTAD News
2/4/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

January 2013 NASTAD News
1/7/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

December 2012 NASTAD News
12/3/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 

November 2012 NASTAD News
11/1/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 

October 2012 NASTAD News
10/1/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 

September 2012 NASTAD News
8/31/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 

August 2012 NASTAD News
8/2/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 

July 2012 NASTAD News
7/2/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 

June 2012 NASTAD News
6/1/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 

May 2012 NASTAD News
5/1/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 

April 2012 NASTAD News
4/2/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 

March 2012 NASTAD News
3/1/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 

February 2012 NASTAD News
2/1/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 

January 2012 NASTAD News
1/2/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 

December 2011 NASTAD News
12/1/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 

November 2011 NASTAD News
11/1/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 

October 2011 NASTAD News
10/3/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 

September 2011 NASTAD News
9/1/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 

August 2011 NASTAD News
8/2/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 

July 2011 NASTAD News
7/1/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 


National ADAP Monitoring Project Annual Report

2014 National ADAP Monitoring Project Annual Report
2/11/2014 | Source: NASTAD - The 2014 National ADAP Monitoring Project Annual Report includes detailed information related to ADAP budgets, client enrollment and utilization, client demographics, prescription distribution and payment methods, expenditures and prescriptions filled, insurance coordination, and program eligibility.

2013 National ADAP Monitoring Project Annual Report (Full Report)
7/22/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

2013 National ADAP Monitoring Project Annual Report - Module Two
4/2/2013 | Source: NASTAD - Module Two provides updated ADAP enrollment information and highlights ADAPs’ progress towards the implementation of health reform.

Slide Set: 2013 National ADAP Monitoring Project Annual Report - Module Two
4/2/2013 | Source: NASTAD - Module Two provides updated ADAP enrollment information and highlights ADAPs’ progress towards the implementation of health reform.

Press Release: 2013 National ADAP Monitoring Project Annual Report - Module Two
4/2/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

2013 National ADAP Monitoring Project Annual Report - Module One
1/16/2013 | Source: NASTAD - Module One includes detailed information related to ADAP budgets, client enrollment and utilization, client demographics, prescription distribution and payment methods, expenditures and prescriptions filled, insurance coordination, program eligibility, program management and administration, ADAP formulary coverage and hepatitis treatment coverage.

Press release: 2013 National ADAP Monitoring Project Annual Report - Module One
1/16/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

Slide Set: 2013 National ADAP Monitoring Project Annual Report - Module One
1/16/2013 | Source: NASTAD - Module One includes detailed information related to ADAP budgets, client enrollment and utilization, client demographics, prescription distribution and payment methods, expenditures and prescriptions filled, insurance coordination, program eligibility, program management and administration, ADAP formulary coverage and hepatitis treatment coverage.

2012 National ADAP Monitoring Project Annual Report - Full Report
8/24/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 
Module One includes detailed information related to ADAP budgets, client enrollment and utilization, client demographics, prescription distribution and payment methods, expenditures and prescriptions filled, insurance coordination, program eligibility, and program management and administration.
 
Module Two includes updated enrollment and utilization data and detailed information on ADAP coordination with Medicare Part D, ADAP coordination with Pre-existing Condition Insurance Plans (PCIPs) and ADAP coordination with the CMS Section 1115 Waiver process.
 
Module Three highlights hepatitis treatments covered by ADAPs.


Slide Set: 2012 National ADAP Monitoring Project Annual Report - Modules Two and Three
3/20/2012 | Source: NASTAD - This slide set includes updated enrollment and utilization data, detailed information on ADAP coordination with Medicare Part D, ADAP coordination with Pre-existing Condition Insurance Plans (PCIPs) and ADAP coordination with the CMS Section 1115 Waiver process, and highlights hepatitis treatments covered by ADAPs.

Press Release: 2012 National ADAP Monitoring Project Annual Report - Modules Two and Three
3/20/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 

2012 National ADAP Monitoring Project Annual Report - Module Two
3/20/2012 | Source: NASTAD - This module includes updated enrollment and utilization data and detailed information on ADAP coordination with Medicare Part D, ADAP coordination with Pre-existing Condition Insurance Plans (PCIPs) and ADAP coordination with the CMS Section 1115 Waiver process.

2012 National ADAP Monitoring Project Annual Report - Module Three
3/20/2012 | Source: NASTAD - This module highlights hepatitis treatments covered by ADAPs.

Slide Set: 2012 National ADAP Monitoring Project Annual Report - Module One
1/10/2012 | Source: NASTAD - This slide set includes detailed information related to ADAP budgets, client enrollment and utilization, client demographics, prescription distribution and payment methods, expenditures and prescriptions filled, insurance coordination, program eligibility, and program management and administration.

Press Release: 2012 National ADAP Monitoring Project Annual Report - Module One
1/10/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 

2012 National ADAP Monitoring Project Annual Report - Module One
1/10/2012 | Source: NASTAD - This module includes detailed information related to ADAP budgets, client enrollment and utilization, client demographics, prescription distribution and payment methods, expenditures and prescriptions filled, insurance coordination, program eligibility, and program management and administration.


Native Americans and HIV/AIDS

Webinar - Working with Native American Transgender Individuals on Effective HIV and Viral Hepatitis Services
11/21/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

Issue Brief: Native Gay Men and Two Spirit People and HIV/AIDS and Viral Hepatitis Programs and Services
3/19/2013 | Source: NASTAD - This issue brief, developed by NASTAD’s Native American Networking Group (NANG) and Gay Men’s Health Equity Work Group (GMHEWG), provides specific recommendations for health departments to address HIV and viral hepatitis in Native American communities.

Native American Resource Directory
2/17/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 
Directory of resources developed by NASTAD to faciliate health department collaboration with Native American communities to address HIV/AIDS and viral hepatitis in Native communities. Document includes links to Native-speicific agencies as well.


TA Report: ACTIVITIES TO ADDRESS HIV/AIDS IN NATIVE AMERICAN COMMUNITIES
3/1/2008 | Source: NASTAD - 

Native Americans and HIV/AIDS: Key Issues and Recommendations for Health Departments
11/1/2004 | Source: NASTAD - 


Position Position

NASTAD FDA Comments on the Role of Naloxone in Opioid Overdose Fatality Prevention
4/27/2012 | Source: NASTAD - The National Alliance of State and Territorial AIDS Directors (NASTAD) continues to be concerned about the health risks and challenges faced by persons who use drugs, specifically HIV, viral hepatitis and overdose. We encourage the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to increase access to naloxone to individuals to prevent drug overdose.

SC World AIDS Day Proclamation
11/24/2009 11:49:00 AM | Source: South Carolina - World AIDS Day 2009 Proclamation by South Carolina's Governor.

World AIDS Day Press Release
11/23/2009 3:05:00 PM | Source: Florida - Florida has issued a press release related to World AIDS Day.

World AIDS Day Press Release
11/23/2009 3:04:00 PM | Source: South Carolina - South Carolina's press release on World AIDS Day 2009.

Michigan World AIDS Day Proclamation
11/23/2009 3:02:00 PM | Source: Michigan - Michigan has issued a proclamation on World AIDS Day 2009.

World AIDS Day Proclamation
11/23/2009 3:01:00 PM | Source: Colorado - Colorado has issued a proclamation recognizing World AIDS Day 2009. 


Prevention Publications on HIV/AIDS and other infectious disease prevention

Webinar: Update: HIV Testing Technologies and Testing Strategies
2/19/2014 | Source: NASTAD - View the webinar. View the slides.

Slides: Update: HIV Testing Technologies and Testing Strategies
2/19/2014 | Source: NASTAD - View the webinar. View the slides.

Slides: Webinar on Community Health Center (CHC) Collaboration
10/15/2013 | Source: NASTAD - View the webinar. View the slides

Webinar: Community Health Center (CHC) Collaboration
10/15/2013 | Source: NASTAD - View the webinar. View the slides.

Issue Brief: Health Department - Community Health Center Collaborations: A Status Report and Action Steps for Capacity Building
10/11/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

The document presents the rationale for collaboration between health departments and community health centers.  It also describes the current status of such collaboration, including challenges to enhanced collaboration.



Report: Survey Results on Health Department HIV and Viral Hepatitis Program Collaboration with Community Health Centers
10/11/2013 | Source: NASTAD - This report provides an in-depth examination of health department-community health center collaboration, including current efforts, challenges and future plans. The report reflects the findings of a survey of health department HIV/AIDS and viral hepatitis programs conducted in May 2013.

SSPs Briefing Flyer
7/17/2013 | Source: amFAR: The Foundation for AIDS Research - 

Report: 2013 National HIV Prevention Inventory (NHPI) - Module 2 - Funding
6/11/2013 | Source: NASTAD - This updated report on HIV prevention funding builds on the 2009 NHPI report and explores funding changes experienced by health department HIV prevention programs over the last five years.

Webinar: Linkage, Retention and Re-engagement in Care
6/11/2013 | Source: NASTAD - View the webinar. View the slides.

Slides: Webinar on Linkage, Retention and Re-engagement in Care
6/11/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 
View the webinar. View the slides.


Slides: CDC National HIV Testing Day Resources Webinar
5/29/2013 | Source: NASTAD - The webinar will highlight campaigns of the CDC Act Against AIDS initiative, including: Let’s Stop HIV Together; Testing Makes Us Stronger; and Take Charge. Take the Test. Campaign materials available for health department use and possible co-branding will be presented. This webinar is the first in a series of webinars tailored for health departments coordinated by CDC’s Prevention Communication Branch (PCB) and NASTAD. View the webinar. View the slides

Webinar: CDC National HIV Testing Day Resources
5/29/2013 | Source: NASTAD - The webinar will highlight campaigns of the CDC Act Against AIDS initiative, including: Let’s Stop HIV Together; Testing Makes Us Stronger; and Take Charge. Take the Test. Campaign materials available for health department use and possible co-branding will be presented. This webinar is the first in a series of webinars tailored for health departments coordinated by CDC’s Prevention Communication Branch (PCB) and NASTAD. View the webinar. View the slides

Sample Local Survey on Third-Party Billing and Reimbursement for HIV/AIDS and Viral Hepatitis Services
4/5/2013 | Source:  - 

Resource Bank: Billing and Reimbursement
4/5/2013 | Source:  - 

Report: State Health Department Billing for HIV/AIDS and Viral Hepatitis Services: An Analysis of Legal Issues in Five States
4/5/2013 | Source:  - 

Report: Health Department Billing and Reimbursement Assessment
4/5/2013 | Source:  - 

Issue Brief: Billing and Reimbursement
4/5/2013 | Source:  - 

Webinar: HHS Office on Women's Health HIV Prevention Gender Toolkit
3/5/2013 | Source: Department of Health and Human Services Office on Women's Health - Overview of the HHS HIV Prevention Gender Toolkit. View the webinar. View the slides.

Slides: HHS Office on Women's Health HIV Prevention Gender Toolkit
3/5/2013 | Source: Department of Health and Human Services Office on Women's Health - Overview of the HHS HIV Prevention Gender Toolkit. View the webinar. View the slides.

Webinar: Integrated HIV Planning
2/21/2013 | Source: NASTAD - Overview of Integrated HIV Planning. View the slides here. View the recording here.

Slides: Integrated HIV Planning
2/21/2013 | Source: NASTAD - Overview of Integrated HIV Planning. View the slides here. View the recording here.

Webinar: Revised Surveillance Case Definition for HIV Infection in the United States, 2013
2/6/2013 | Source: NASTAD - Overview of the revised surveillance case definition for HIV infection in the United States. View the slides here. View the recording here.

Slides: Revised Surveillance Case Definition for HIV Infection in the United States, 2013
2/6/2013 | Source: NASTAD - Overview of the revised surveillance case definition for HIV infection in the United States. View the slides here. View the recording here.

Webinar: Using Advances in HIV Testing Technology and Testing Strategies to Enhance Health Department HIV Testing and Linkage Programs
12/4/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 
Webinar on using advances in HIV testing technology and testing strategies to enhance health department HIV testing and linkage programs. View the slides here. View the recording here.


Webinar: Partner Services: Data Use to Inform Prevention
11/14/2012 | Source: NASTAD and NCSD - NASTAD and NCSD Webinar partner services and using data to inform prevention. Download the slides here. View the recording here.

Webinar: Local Adaptations of the HIV Treatment Cascade
11/1/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 
An overview of local adaptation of the HIV treatment cascade. Download the slides here. View the recording here.


Report: 2012-2013 National HIV Prevention Inventory (NHPI) - Module 1 - HIV Testing
10/25/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 
As the first module of NASTAD’s 2012-2013 National HIV Prevention Inventory (NHPI), NASTAD conducted a survey of the 67 CDC-funded state, territorial and directly-funded cities in May 2012. This report is a follow-up to previous NASTAD reports on HIV testing and contributes to our continuing efforts to monitor health department supported HIV testing programs.


Press Release: Health Departments Pledge to Scale up Efforts to Address HIV/AIDS among Gay Men and other Men Who Have Sex with Men (MSM)
9/27/2012 | Source: NASTAD and NCSD - 
NASTAD and NCSD released a joint policy statement, titled: Getting to Zero: Scaling up Health Department Strategies for Gay Men/MSM. The statement calls on state health departments to take six immediate steps to reduce an HIV epidemic that continues to disproportionately impact gay men/MSM, especially Black and Latino gay men/MSM.


Webinar: Condom Distribution Programs
9/11/2012 | Source: NASTAD - Program overviews and recommendations for condom distribution from New York State, New York City and Minnesota. View the slides here. View the recording here.

Policy Statement: Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP)
6/25/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 

Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) Health Department Issues for Consideration
3/12/2012 | Source: NASTAD - Issues for health departments to consider related to pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP).

Recommendations: Gay Men’s Health Equity (GMHE) Work Group Recommendations for Improving HIV Prevention Programs for Gay Men
9/30/2011 | Source: NASTAD - In fall 2011, the Gay Men’s Health Equity (GMHE) Work Group developed recommendations for health departments and federal agencies with the goal of improving delivery of HIV prevention programs to gay men/MSM of all races and ethnicities.

Guidance on Community Viral Load: A Family of Measures, Definitions, and Method for Calculation
8/31/2011 | Source: CDC - This Guidance document represents the work of over 50 Workgroup members from more than 25 jurisdictions and introduces the concept of community viral load and provides definitions of, and methods for calculating, community viral load and related measures.

NASTAD Technical Assistance Meeting Report: Using the Internet to Reach Gay Men
9/29/2009 1:22:00 PM | Source: Dave Kern - On March 29-31, 2009, NASTAD, in partnership with the National Coalition of STD Directors (NCSD), convened a technical assistance (TA) meeting for health department HIV/AIDS and sexually transmitted disease (STD) programs and their community partners.  The meeting focused on using Internet Partner Services (IPS) to reach gay men and other men who have sex with men (MSM) and brought together colleagues from across the country to dialogue about IPS and o


Prevention Bulletin Newsletter highlighting state health department HIV/AIDS programs and strategies

December 2007 NASTAD Prevention Bulletin
12/3/2007 | Source:  - Focus on: Prevention Blueprint and Policy Agenda.

November 2007 Prevention Bulletin
11/2/2007 | Source: NASTAD - Focus on: Defining and Measuring Success

October 2007 Prevention Bulletin
10/2/2007 | Source: NASTAD - Focus on: Reconnecting Individuals to Structural Issues Impacting Prevention

September 2007 Prevention Bulletin
9/6/2007 | Source: NASTAD - Focus on: Deconstructing Gender

August 2007 HIV Prevention Bulletin
8/8/2007 | Source:  - Focus on: Health Disparities and the Role of Policymakers:  A Prevention Commentary

July 2007 HIV Prevention Bulletin
8/8/2007 | Source:  - Focus on: Syndemics—The Ties that Bind

June 2007 HIV Prevention Bulletin
8/8/2007 | Source: NASTAD - Focus on: Targeting Populations Using Geo-Mapping and Social Network Strategies

April 2007 HIV Prevention Bulletin
4/1/2007 | Source:  - Focus on: Back to Basics — Exploring Traditional HIV Prevention Methodologies

February 2007 HIV Prevention Bulletin
2/8/2007 | Source:  - Focus on: Diverse Epidemics in the U.S.

January 2007 HIV Prevention Bulletin
1/8/2007 | Source:  - Focus on: Thinking Forward in 2007 — Provoking Thought About the State of HIV Prevention

December 2006 HIV Prevention Bulletin
12/8/2006 | Source:  - Focus on: Looking Back, Looking Ahead

November 2006 HIV Prevention Bulletin
11/8/2006 | Source:  - Focus on: Addressing the Epidemic in Communities of Color

August 2006 HIV Prevention Bulletin
8/8/2006 | Source:  - Focus on: Reflections on AIDS at 25

June 2006 HIV Prevention Bulletin
6/8/2006 | Source:  - Focus on: Assessing the Landscape of HIV Prevention for Youth

May 2006 HIV Prevention Bulletin
5/8/2006 | Source:  - Focus on: Viral Hepatitis

March 2006 HIV Prevention Bulletin
3/8/2006 | Source:  - Focus on: Reaching Specific Populations at Risk

February 2006 HIV Prevention Bulletin
2/8/2006 | Source:  - Focus on: Women and HIV/AIDS — A Focus on Women of Color

January 2006 HIV Prevention Bulletin
1/8/2006 | Source:  - Focus on: Ten Things to Watch in 2006


Prevention/care/Hepatitis/STD Resources related to prevention, care, Hepatitis, and STDs.

Slides: Webinar on Data Sharing (HIV and STDs)
12/17/2013 | Source: NASTAD and NCSD - Webinar on HIV and STD Data Sharing. View the webinar. View the slides.

Webinar: Data Sharing (HIV and STDs)
12/17/2013 | Source: NCSD and NASTAD - Webinar on HIV and STD Data Sharing. View the webinar. View the slides.

Webinar: The Impact of Stigma on Public Health
9/12/2012 | Source: NASTAD and NCSD - NASTAD webinar on the impact of stigma on public health.

Webinar: Creating an Integrated and Coordinated Response Across Disease Areas to Facilitate Optimal Care for Gay Men and other MSM
8/22/2012 | Source: NASTAD - NASTAD webinar on creating an integrated and coordinated response across disease areas to facilitate optimal care for gay men and other MSM.

Evidence-based Planning Toolkit
4/24/2009 11:05:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - NASTAD Botswana developed a toolkit to assist and guide District AIDS Coordinator (DAC), District Multi-Sectoral AIDS Committee (DMSAC), and the DMSAC Planning Subcommittee in Botswana to develop their district's annual DMSAC comprehensive HIV & AIDS plan.

Evidence-based planning means that the best available data and knowledge are used to...

Policy and Guidelines for the Implementation of the PMTCT Programme
4/24/2009 10:50:00 AM | Source: South Africa National Department of Health - 
The National Department of Health issued a second edition for the PMTCT programme in South Africa. This policy document and guidelines support the continued aim to reduce mother-to-child transmission as part of the National Strategic Plan and implement new knowledge and practices.

Sexually Transmitted Diseases Treatment Guidelines, 2006
4/23/2009 2:31:00 PM | Source: U.S. CDC - 

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued updated STI treatment guidelines based upon an experts consultation meeting in Spring 2005. Five major strategies for prevention and control of STIs were introduced:
1. Education and counselling of persons at risk on ways to avoid STIs through changes in sexual behaviours;
2. Identify asymptomatically infected persons and symptomatic persons unlikely to seek diagnostic and tre


Provider resources State health department resources

Optimal Care Checklists for Providers of MSM Patients (Providers)
10/17/2012 | Source: NASTAD and NCSD - The National Coalition of STD Directors (NCSD) and NASTAD have created Optimal Care Checklists (OCCs) to facilitate a more comfortable sexual health conversation for the gay men/MSM and their providers. The provider checklist - Providing Optimal Care for Your MSM Patients - serves as a tool to familiarize providers with the unique sexual health needs of Black and Latino gay men/MSM. The tools also stresses the importance of decreasing stigma and promoting a non-judgmental environment.

Optimal Care Checklists for MSM Patients (Patients)
10/17/2012 | Source: NASTAD and NCSD - The National Coalition of STD Directors (NCSD) and NASTAD have created Optimal Care Checklists (OCCs) to facilitate a more comfortable sexual health conversation for the gay men/MSM and their providers. The patient checklist - For Men Only: Your Sexual Health - better informs gay men/MSM about STD testing options, vaccinations and other sexual health information. The tools also stresses the importance of decreasing stigma and promoting a non-judgmental environment.

Webinar: Over-the-Counter Rapid HIV Antibody Testing
8/23/2012 | Source: NASTAD and Orasure - NASTAD webinar on over-the-counter rapid HIV antibody testing. Download the slides here.

Slides: NASTAD/Orasure Webinar on Over-the-Counter Rapid HIV Antibody Testing
8/21/2012 | Source: NASTAD and Orasure - 

Georgia Hepatitis C Handbook
3/17/2008 5:52:00 PM | Source: Georgia Department of Health -  

Oregon Harm Reduction Outreach & Care Services Guidance
2/1/2008 4:17:00 PM | Source: Oregon Department of Health -  

Florida Hepatitis Resource Guide
2/1/2008 10:59:00 AM | Source: Florida Department of Health -  

Georgia Hepatitis Resource Guide
1/1/1900 | Source: Georgia Department of Health - 


RWCA - Administration RWCA - Administration

Federal Reporting Requirements - July 2011
10/28/2011 | Source: NASTAD - Chart of U.S. State Health Department HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis and STD Federal Program Reporting Requirements


Ryan White Reauthorization Resources related to major HIV/AIDS legislation

NASTAD Comments on the Future of the Ryan White Program
4/3/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

NASTAD Fact Sheet on the Future of the Ryan White Program
4/3/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 


Strategic Plans Strategic plan resources for AIDS directors/program managers

NASTAD's 2010 - 2013 Strategic Map
3/3/2010 | Source:  -  NASTAD's Strategic Map 2010 - 2013

The Blueprint: Ending the HIV/AIDS Epidemic Through the Power of Prevention
4/23/2009 2:40:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - 


U.S. state health departments in collaboration with NASTAD issued a new blueprint for U.S. HIV prevention programmes.



National Strategic Plan for HIV & AIDS and STI 2007 - 2011
4/23/2009 2:38:00 PM | Source: South Africa National Department of Health - 

The National Strategic Plan (NSP) provides the key objectives and focal areas for HIV & AIDS and STI programmes. By 2011, the NSP aims to:      
- Reduce the rate of new infections by

California Hepatitis C Strategic Plan
1/1/1900 | Source: State of California - 

Colorado Viral Hepatitis Strategic Plan
1/1/1900 | Source: State of Colorado - 

Florida Viral Hepatitis Strategic Plan
1/1/1900 | Source: State of Florida - 

Georgia Viral Hepatitis Strategic Plan
1/1/1900 | Source: State of Georgia - 

Hawaii Hepatitis C Strategic Plan
1/1/1900 | Source: State of Hawaii - 

Iowa Viral Hepatitis Plan
1/1/1900 | Source: State of Iowa - 

Louisiana Viral Hepatitis Strategic Plan
1/1/1900 | Source: State of Louisiana - 

Maryland Hepatitis C Prevention and Control Plan
1/1/1900 | Source: State of Maryland - 

Massachusetts Hepatitis C Strategic Plan
1/1/1900 | Source: State of Massachusetts - 

Minnesota Viral Hepatitis Plan
1/1/1900 | Source: State of Minnesota - 

Nebraska Hepatitis C Prevention Plan
1/1/1900 | Source: State of Nebraska - 

New Jersey Hepatitis C Strategic Plan
1/1/1900 | Source: State of New Jersey - 

New Mexico Hepatitis C Strategic Plan
1/1/1900 | Source: State of New Mexico - 

New York State Viral Hepatitis Strategic Plan
1/1/1900 | Source: State of New York - 

Oregon Hepatitis C Strategic Plan
1/1/1900 | Source: State of Oregon - 

Texas Hepatitis C Strategic Plan
1/1/1900 | Source: State of Texas - 

Utah Viral Hepatitis Comprehensive Plan
1/1/1900 | Source: State of Utah - 

Washington State Hepatitis C Strategic Plan
1/1/1900 | Source: State of Washington - 

Wisconsin Hepatitis Strategic Plan
1/1/1900 | Source: State of Wisconsin - 

Maine Viral Hepatitis Strategic Plan
1/1/1900 | Source: State of Maine - 


Substance use/IDU Resources related to HIV/AIDS risk and substance use/injection drug users

Guidelines: Syringe Exchange Services Program Development for State and Local Health Departments
8/31/2012 | Source: NASTAD - Guidelines for implementing, enhancing, or expanding an SSP.

NASTAD FDA Naloxone Testimony
4/27/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 

HHS SEP Clarification Memo
3/23/2012 | Source: HHS - 

Letter to HHS on SEP Ban Protocol
3/14/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 

Statement of Commitment: Promoting Injecting Drug User Health
8/5/2011 | Source: NASTAD - NASTAD statement of commitment on promoting injecting drug user (IDU) health.

Incorporating Broader Syringe Access into Health Department Programs Meeting
8/7/2009 12:57:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - Presentation by Dave Kern - Determining Action Steps - June 2009

Incorporating Broader Syringe Access into Health Department Programs Meeting
7/10/2009 3:57:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - Presentation by Steve Jones – Syringe exchange – Pharmacy access comparison – June 2009

Incorporating Broader Syringe Access into Health Department Programs Meeting
7/10/2009 3:55:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - Presentation by Jessica Terlikowski – Pharmacy-based syringe access: The Illinois experience – June 2009

Incorporating Broader Syringe Access into Health Department Programs Meeting
7/10/2009 3:55:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - Presentation by Peter Carr – Minnesota pharmacy syringe access – June 2009

Incorporating Broader Syringe Access into Health Department Programs Meeting
7/10/2009 3:54:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - Presentation by Ann Shindo – Pharmacy access in Oregon – Great steps in a long journey – June 2009

Incorporating Broader Syringe Access into Health Department Programs Meeting
7/10/2009 3:53:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - Presentation by Alessandra Ross – Over the counter pharmacy sale of syringes in California – June 2009

Incorporating Broader Syringe Access into Health Department Programs Meeting
7/10/2009 3:52:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - Presentation by Chris Serio-Chapman – The Baltimore city needle exchange – June 2009

Incorporating Broader Syringe Access into Health Department Programs Meeting
7/10/2009 3:51:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - Presentation by Bob Barrie – Needle exchange programs in Michigan – June 2009

Incorporating Broader Syringe Access into Health Department Programs Meeting
7/10/2009 3:50:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - Presentation by Brown McDonald – Making the case for syringe exchange – Washington state laws and key court decisions – June 2009

Incorporating Broader Syringe Access into Health Department Programs Meeting
7/10/2009 3:49:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - Presentation by Kevin Cranston – Syringe access in Massachusetts – June 2009

Incorporating Broader Syringe Access into Health Department Programs Meeting
7/10/2009 3:48:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - Presentation by Daniel Raymond – Charting the syringe access landscape in 2009 – June 2009

2009 Annual Meeting Session on Harm Reduction
5/27/2009 10:22:00 AM | Source: Harm Reduction Coalition - Session on Injection Drug Use programs at NASTAD's 2009 Annual Meeting.

Viral Hepatitis and Injection Drug Users
2/13/2006 2:09:00 PM | Source:  - This document provides an overview of viral hepatitis issues for injection drug users (IDUs)and profiles how several states are addressing hepatitis among IDUs.

CDC Dear Colleague Letter - Meth Use
1/1/1900 | Source: CDC - 


Surveillance Resources related to public health data collection, analysis, dissemination, and interpretation

HIV Surveillance Training Manual
12/7/2012 | Source: Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists - This seven-module training manual is intended to serve as a reference guide for new and existing HIV surveillance staff to learn the basics of HIV infection, HIV surveillance, and other components of HIV programs.

NASTAD HIV Surveillance FOA Recommendations
11/9/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 

Factsheet on HIV/AIDS in Zambia
3/12/2010 | Source: NASTAD - In partnership with the National AIDS Council of Zambia, this national and nine district epi profiles were created.

HIV & AIDS Leadership Development Toolkit
10/15/2009 | Source: NASTAD Global Program - A tool for Provincial Departments of Heath in South Africa

2009 HIV Incidence Session
5/27/2009 10:20:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - HIV incidence session at NASTAD's 2009 Annual Meeting.

Epidemiologic Profile Development Guidelines
4/24/2009 2:48:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - NASTAD published the epi profile development guidelines based upon lessons learned from development of the Visakhapatnam District epi profile in 2003/2004. The epi profile derives from a collaborative project between the Andhra Pradesh State AIDS Control Society, NASTAD, and CDC-India.

District Health Barometer 2006/07
4/24/2009 2:42:00 PM | Source: Health Systems Trust - 
The District Health Barometer is a project  Health Systems Trust that offers health managers a tool to monitor progress and support the improvement of equitable provision of primary healthcare and quality of district health information across South Africa.

Resource Inventory - Iowa
3/31/2009 11:29:00 PM | Source: Iowa Department of Public Health - This document is Iowa's 2007 Resource Inventory.

2008 Community Resource Inventory Tool - Washington
3/31/2009 11:28:00 PM | Source: Washington State Department of Health - This document is Washington's 2008 Community Resource Inventory survey.

2005 Community Needs Assessment Tool
3/31/2009 11:25:00 PM | Source: Tennessee Department of Health - This document is Tennessee's Community Needs Assessment Tool which was used to gather information for their 2006 Needs Assessment.

FAPP Presentation - Benbow - April 14, 2008
4/15/2008 3:31:00 PM | Source: Nanette Benbow - Nanette Benbow Presentation to FAPP - April 14, 2008

FAPP Presentation - Kates - April 14, 2008
4/15/2008 3:27:00 PM | Source: Jen Kates - Jen Kates - Presentation to FAPP on April 14, 2008

FAPP Presentation - Hall - April 14, 2008
4/14/2008 4:03:00 PM | Source: FAPP - Irene Hall's presentation to the FAPP HIV/AIDS Surveillance Community Forum - April 14, 2008

FAPP Presentation - Senterfitt - April 14, 2008
4/14/2008 2:14:00 PM | Source: FAPP - Walt Senterfitt's presentation to the FAPP Community Forum on HIV/AIDS Surveillance - April 14, 2008

International Twinning and Technical Assistance Projects: How Do U.S. State HIV/AIDS Programs Benefit?
9/7/2004 | Source: NASTAD - The purpose of this report is to document lessons learned and benefits to U.S. state HIV/AIDS programs from international technical assistance (TA) and twinning projects through NASTAD’s global program. All TA providers who were health department staff at the time of onsite TA in the past three years were asked to complete a survey.

Visakhapatnam epidemiologic profile of HIV/AIDS
8/18/2004 | Source: NASTAD - In collaboration with the Andhra Pradesh AIDS Control Society and CDC/India, NASTAD prepared the first epidemiologic profile for the district of Visakhapatnam, AP in order to understand the magnitude and characteristics of the epidemic in the district and to develop a process to replicate the creation of profiles in other districts.

Epidemiologic Profile Development Guidelines
5/1/2004 | Source: NASTAD - This epi profile development guidelines is based on lessons learned from the develompent of the Visakhapatnam District epi profile in 2003/2004.


Technical assistance Technical assistance for AIDS directors/program managers

Meeting Summary: Black Gay Men/MSM and HIV/AIDS: Reducing HIV Incidence via the National HIV/AIDS Strategy, PS12-1201 and the Affordable Care Act
9/27/2012 | Source: NASTAD - On June 5-6, 2012, with support from the Ford Foundation, NASTAD held its fourth Black Gay Men/MSM Technical Assistance (TA) Meeting in Washington, D.C. Health department participated in the meeting and discussed emerging efforts impacting the HIV prevention and care and treatment continuum among Black gay men/MSM.

NASTAD TA - NASTAD New Member Institute
8/7/2007 | Source: NASTAD - Presentation on NASTAD TA from the 2007 NASTAD New Member Institute.

Viral Hepatitis and HIV/AIDS Integration: A Resource Guide for HIV/AIDS Programs
8/6/2007 | Source:  - 


Transgender Community and HIV/AIDS

Targeted Programming for Transgender Community
11/19/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 


Vaccine Vaccine resources

HIV Research and Biomedical Interventions Updates
3/20/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 
A fact sheet summarizing the latest research on biomedical HIV prevention strategies released in the past year.


National HIV Vaccine Research Education Initiative (NHVREI)
5/27/2009 10:17:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - Presentation by Russell Brewer, AED, at NASTAD's Annual Meeting on May 6, 2009 focusing on the National Vaccine Research Education Initiative (NHVREI). 

Building and Maintaining Partnerships in HIV Vaccine Research
5/27/2009 10:13:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - Presentation by Rona Siskind, Division of AIDS at NIAID, at NASTAD's Annual Meeting on May 6, 2009 on Building and Maintaining Partnerships in HIV Vaccine Research.


Viral Hep Public Policy Update Viral Hep Public Policy Update

NASTAD Recommendations for CDC Testing Initiative
2/14/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 


Viral Hepatitis Viral Hepatitis transmission, care, treatment, and prevention

Webinar: Viral Hepatitis Testing Initiative: Sharing Results
3/11/2014 | Source: NASTAD - 

Hepatitis C and Drug User Health
2/4/2014 | Source: Massachusetts Department of Public Health - 

FY2014 House DVH Letter
4/17/2013 | Source: Congress - 

Issue Brief: Sequestration Impacts on Federal Funding for State HIV/AIDS and Viral Hepatitis Programs (NASTAD)
10/17/2012 | Source: NASTAD - NASTAD issue brief on the potential impact of budget sequestration on state HIV/AIDS and viral hepatitis programs.

Press Release: Sequestration Will Cut $659 Million from Domestic HIV/AIDS and Viral Hepatitis Programs
10/16/2012 | Source: NASTAD, amfAR, the Foundation for AIDS Research (amfAR), and the National Minority AIDS Council (NMAC) - Press release on the potential impact of budget sequestration on domestic HIV/AIDS and viral hepatitis programs.

HAP Prevention and Public Health Fund Letter
5/9/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 

Viral Hepatitis Testing Day Webinar
3/29/2012 | Source: NASTAD, NYS DOH, CDC - NASTAD and NVHR held a presentation and discussion on preparing for Hepatitis Testing Day, May 19, 2012. The webinar included presentations from the CDC Division of Viral Hepatitis, activities organizations might consider planning and an opportunity for participants to share their plans. 

HAP Presentation to the Corporate Hepatitis Alliance
3/23/2012 | Source: NASTAD - 

FY2013 Appropriations Dear Colleague
3/13/2012 | Source: U.S. House of Representatives - 

FY2013 Appropriations Draft Letter
3/13/2012 | Source: U.S. House of Representatives - 

Rep Hank Johnson CDC Viral Hepatitis Guidelines Letter
3/9/2012 | Source: U.S. House of Representatives - 

Viral Hepatitis FY2013 Community Funding Request Letter
1/9/2012 | Source: Hepatitis Appropriations Partnership - The Hepatitis Appropriations Partnership (HAP), a national coalition of community-based organizations, public health and provider organizations, national hepatitis and HIV organizations and diagnostic, pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, wrote a letter to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) with funding recommendations for viral hepatitis programs in FY2013.

HIV and Viral Hepatitis Policy Watch
9/16/2011 | Source:  - 

Breakout - Hepatitis
7/22/2011 | Source: NASTAD - This session provided an overview of the May 2011 Health and Human Services Action Plan for viral hepatitis as well as an overview of current state initiatives related to hepatitis. Participants had the opportunity to discuss any viral hepatitis activities they are involved with and learn about related technical assistance and trainings.

Viral Hepatitis Policy Primer
6/1/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 

Viral Hepatitis Advocacy Toolkit
6/1/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 

NASTAD FDA Testimony April 27-28 2011
4/28/2011 3:53:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - NASTAD presented testimony at the FDA Antiviral Drugs Advisory Committee meetings on boceprevir (Merck) and telaprevir (Vertex), April 27-28, 2011. The following is the written testimony of NASTAD's Deputy Executive Director, Murray Penner.

FY2011 Continuing Resolution - Memo
4/25/2011 5:39:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - On April 12, NASTAD sent a budget update to its members relative to the Full Year Continuing Resolution for Fiscal Year 2011.

Viral Hepatitis Community Rollout and Implementation Recommendations for HHS Action Plan
4/21/2011 10:20:00 AM | Source: NASTAD, HAP, NVHR - The following is the viral hepatitis advocacy community's recommendations on the rollout and implementation of the HHS Viral Hepatitis Action Plan.

Protect CDC Division of Viral Hepatitis from FY2011 cuts
4/21/2011 10:18:00 AM | Source: NASTAD, HAP, NVHR - This is a community sign-on letter endorsed by nearly 100 organizations that was sent to CDC Director Dr. Tom Frieden requesting that any cuts to the remainder of the current fiscal year (FY2011) not impact the Division of Viral Hepatitis.

National Viral Hepatitis Resource Directory
2/7/2011 10:49:00 AM | Source: NASTAD, NVHR - The National Viral Hepatitis Resource Directory is a compilation of national agencies, health departments, and community-based organizations that provide viral hepatitis services and resources in order to assist you in locating the closest services in your area.

Congressional Letter on Winnable Battles and Secretary Sebelius's Response
1/19/2011 1:53:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - Last fall 16 Members of Congress sent Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Kathleen Sebelius and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director Dr. Thomas Frieden a letter calling for more leadership from HHS and CDC on viral hepatitis. The letter specifically referenced CDC’s “winnable battles”, the IOM Report on Viral Hepatitis, the HHS Action Plan on Viral Hepatitis, the CDC viral hepatitis professional judgment and information on the burden of HBV and HCV in the

Division of Viral Hepatitis Professional Judgment Budget
11/29/2010 4:26:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - At the request of Congress, the Division of Viral Hepatitis (DVH) developed a professional judgment (PJ) budget that estimates a robust viral hepatitis program would need to be funded at a level of at least $300 million per year or roughly 16 times the current amount of funding.

New Media - What It Is and How to Get the Most Out
11/15/2010 3:53:00 PM | Source: NASTAD, NVHR, AIDS.gov - 

This webinar describes new media tools such as podcasts, RSS feeds, social networks, text messaging, blogs, wikis, twitter and much more that may be useful to you in your viral hepatitis work. Miguel Gomez, Director of AIDS.gov in the Department of Health and Human Services Office of HIV/AIDS Policy and Michelle Samplin-Salgado, New Media Strategist for AIDS.gov present on everything you need to know to help you start developing a new media strategy, monitor your success, and/or add on to you

Webinar: Media 101 - How to Tell Your Story Effectively and Enjoy Doing It
11/14/2010 3:02:00 PM | Source: Weber Shandwick - Webinar on working with the media presented by Sally Squires, Weber Shandwick.

Webinar: CDC Division of Viral Hepatitis Prevention Branch Update
11/14/2010 2:59:00 PM | Source: CDC Division of Viral Hepatitis - Update on CDC Prevention Branch presented by Geoff Beckett, PA-C, MPH.

NASTAD Comments on the National HIV/AIDS (NHAS) Strategy
9/22/2010 3:34:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - The following document is NASTAD's comments to the Office of National AIDS Policy (ONAP) on the development of the President's National HIV/AIDS (NHAS) Strategy.

President Barack Obama Letter on World Hepatitis Day
5/24/2010 9:30:00 AM | Source: NASTAD and HAP - This is a letter from President Barack Obama showing support for World Hepatitis Day.

Support FY2011 Hepatitis Prevention Funding
5/21/2010 2:13:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - This fact sheet highlights the need for increased funding in FY2011 for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Viral Hepatitis Prevention Program

IOM Report on Viral Hepatitis and Liver Cancer
5/21/2010 2:13:00 PM | Source: IOM - The Institute of Medicine (IOM) report, Hepatitis and Liver Cancer: A National Strategy for Prevention and Control of Hepatitis B and C (2010) found that the public health response to the hepatitis epidemics needs to be significantly ramped up. Through a public-private venture, the IOM was tasked with assessing current prevention and control activities and identify priorities for research, policy and action. Th

Hepatitis Appropriations Partnership's Congressional Testimony
5/18/2010 3:50:00 PM | Source: NASTAD and HAP - 

NASTAD's Hepatitis Appropriations Partnership testified before the Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies of the House Appropriations Committee regarding FY2011 budget priorities. Dan Church, the Adult Viral Hepatitis Prevention Coordinator from Massachusetts and member of the Institute of Medicine committee on hepatitis, delivered oral testimony on behalf of the coalition to the Committee regarding increased hepatitis funding for FY2011. <

Community Letter to President Obama Requesting World Hepatitis Day Proclamation
3/19/2010 2:15:00 PM | Source: NASTAD, HCAP, NVHR, WHA - In conjunction with the Congressional letter requesting a Presidential Proclamation for May 19th, 2010 as World Hepatitis Day and the month of May as National Hepatitis Awareness Month, the hepatitis advocacy community on behalf of the World Hepatitis Alliance, the National Viral Hepatitis Roundtable, and the Hepatitis C Appropriations Partnership, sent a companion request letter of over 200 organizations.

HCAP 2010 Face-to-Face Annual Meeting Presentation
3/18/2010 5:41:00 PM | Source: NASTAD and HCAP - The following document is HCAP's 2010 Face-to-Face Annual Meeting Presentation.

House Letter Requesting Increased Funding for FY2011 Viral Hepatitis Prevention
3/18/2010 1:26:00 PM | Source: NASTAD and HCAP - The following letter from Representatives Hank Johnson (D-GA), Mike Honda (D-CA), Ed Towns (D-NY),Charles Dent (R-PA), Bill Cassidy (R-LA), and Joseph Cao (R-LA), with 35 total signees, requests an increase in FY2011 funding for viral hepatitis prevention by $30.7 million for a total of $50 million at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Division of Viral Hepatitis.

House Letter Requesting World Hepatitis Day Presidential Proclamation
3/11/2010 11:00:00 AM | Source: Congress - The following letter sent by Representatives Hank Johnson (D-GA), Mike Honda (D-CA), Ed Towns (D-NY), Charles Dent (R-PA), Bill Cassidy (R-LA), and Joseph Cao (R-LA) requests a Presidential Proclamation of President Obama for May 19 as World Hepatitis Day and the month of May as National Hepatitis Awareness Month.

Viral Hepatitis Recommendations on NHAS
1/21/2010 3:08:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - NASTAD's Hepatitis C Appropriations Partnership provided recommendations for addressing co-infection of viral hepatitis and HIV within the NHAS built upon the viral hepatitis community's broader recommendations to eliminate viral hepatitis for both Americans who are mono-infected and co-infected.

Fact Sheet on the Viral Hepatitis and Liver Cancer Prevention and Control Act of 2009 (H.R.3974)
11/11/2009 4:21:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - Fact sheet describing what the bill authorizes and would do if enacted.

First-Ever Comprehensive Viral Hepatitis Prevention Bill Introduced
11/11/2009 4:14:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - The Viral Hepatitis and Liver Cancer Prevention and Control Act of 2009 (H.R.3974) was introduced in the House of Representatives on Thursday, October 29, with bipartisan and broad support by Representatives Mike Honda, (D-CA) and Charlie Dent (R-PA), along with Bill Cassidy (R-LA), Ed Towns (D-NY), Joseph Cao (R-LA), David Wu (D-OR), Todd Platts (R-PA), Donna M. Christiansen (D-VI), Barbara Lee (D-CA), Bobby Rush (D-IL), George Butterfield (D...

Federal Update - CDC NCHHSTP Perspective
9/1/2009 2:00:00 PM | Source: CDC National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention - An update on viral hepatitis activities and priorities of the CDC National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention.

Provider Perspective - Point of Change Presentation
9/1/2009 1:58:00 PM | Source: Point of Change, Inc. - An update from Point of Change, Inc.

Health Department Perspective - New York City
9/1/2009 1:56:00 PM | Source: New York City Office of Viral Hepatitis Coordination - An update from the New York City Office of Viral Hepatitis Coordination.

Advocacy Update - National Viral Hepatitis Roundtable
9/1/2009 1:52:00 PM | Source: National Viral Hepatitis Roundtable - An update on the advocacy priorities of the National Viral Hepatitis Roundtable.

Advocacy Update - Hepatitis C Appropriations Partnership
9/1/2009 1:50:00 PM | Source: Hepatitis C Appropriations Partnership - An update on the advocacy priorities of the Hepatitis C Appropriations Partnership.

Advocacy Update - National Hepatitis C Advocacy Council
9/1/2009 1:47:00 PM | Source: National Hepatitis C Advocacy Council - An update on the advocacy priorities of the National Hepatitis C Advocacy Council.

Advocacy Update - Hepatitis C Advocates UNITED!
9/1/2009 1:45:00 PM | Source: Hepatitis C Advocates UNITED! - An update on the advocacy priorities of Hepatitis C Advocates UNITED!

Increasing Congressional Action on Viral Hepatitis
8/31/2009 1:17:00 PM | Source: Health and Medicine Council of Washington - An update on Congressional action related to viral hepatitis.

Advocacy Update - Hepatitis B Community
8/31/2009 12:07:00 PM | Source: Hepatitis B Foundation - An update on hepatitis advocacy from the hepatitis B community perspective.

Industry Role in Viral Hepatitis Advocacy - Meeting Agenda
8/31/2009 11:59:00 AM | Source: OraSure Technologies - Agenda from the August 13-14, 2009 Corporate Hepatitis Alliance Meeting co-convened by OraSure Technologies and NASTAD.

President Barack Obama Letter on World Hepatitis Day
5/27/2009 11:10:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - This is a letter from President Barack Obama showing support for World Hepatitis Day.

World Hepatitis Day Resolution
5/26/2009 2:44:00 PM | Source: NASTAD - This is the World Hepatitis Day Resolution (H.R.466), introduced on May 20, 2009, in the House of Representatives by Representatives Michael Honda (D-CA), Edolphus Towns (D-NY), Ahn "Joseph" Cao (R-LA), and Charles Dent (R-PA).

HIV and Hepatitis Co-Infection Unmet Need
10/14/2008 10:54:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - Fact sheet describing the needs of individuals co-infected with HIV and hepatitis.

National Hepatitis B Act Fact Sheet
10/14/2008 10:50:00 AM | Source: NASTAD - Fact sheet describing the National Hepatitis B Act.

World Hepatitis Day Posters
4/24/2008 2:41:00 PM | Source: World Hepatitis Alliance -  

HCV Poster (Spanish)
2/10/2008 2:45:00 PM | Source: New Mexico, Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas and Louisiana Departments of Health - 

HCV Poster
2/10/2008 2:43:00 PM | Source: New Mexico, Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas and Louisiana Departments of Health - 

Nevada Radio PSA #4
2/4/2008 10:16:00 AM | Source: Nevada Health Department -  

Nevada Radio PSA #5
2/4/2008 10:16:00 AM | Source: Nevada Health Department -  

Nevada Radio PSA #3
2/4/2008 10:15:00 AM | Source: Nevada Health Department -  

Nevada Radio PSA #2 (Spanish)
2/4/2008 10:14:00 AM | Source: Nevada Health Department -  

Nevada Radio PSA #2
2/4/2008 10:10:00 AM | Source: Nevada Department of Health -  

Nevada Radio PSA #1 (Spanish)
2/4/2008 10:09:00 AM | Source: Nevada Health Department -  

Nevada Hepatitis C Public Service Announcement
2/4/2008 10:08:00 AM | Source: Nevada Department of Health -  

Nevada Radio PSA #1
2/4/2008 10:08:00 AM | Source: Nevada Health Department -  

New York City Brochure
2/1/2008 4:49:00 PM | Source: New York City Department of Health -  

Iowa Hepatitis Print PSA
2/1/2008 11:00:00 AM | Source: Iowa Department of Public Health - 

Iowa Hepatitis Awareness Day Flyer
2/1/2008 10:58:00 AM | Source: Iowa Department of Public Health - 

Community HIV/Hepatitis Advocates of Iowa Network (CHAIN) Flyer
2/1/2008 10:57:00 AM | Source: Iowa Department of Public Health - 

Iowa Hepatitis Task Force - Letter of Invitation
1/31/2008 1:36:00 PM | Source: Iowa Department of Public Health - 

Florida Hepatitis Council Nomination Form
1/31/2008 1:35:00 PM | Source: Florida Department of Health - 

Tapping into the Viral Hepatitis Community
7/14/2004 | Source:  - This document discusses the role of affected populations and community-based organizations (CBOs) in viral hepatitis initiatives. Several CBOs and health departments are profiled.

An Overview of Hepatitis C Care and Treatment
7/14/2004 | Source:  - This document explores medical treatment and other services that are available for people living with HCV, and profiles the work of two health departments.

Oregon Hepatitis C Fact Sheet
1/1/1900 | Source: Oregon Department of Health - 

Illinois Hepatitis Awareness Day Flyer
1/1/1900 | Source: American Liver Foundation - Illinois Chapter - 

Hepatitis Awareness Month Poster
1/1/1900 | Source: Georgia Department of Public Health - 


Viral Hepatitis TA Meeting Presentations

Strategies for Preventing HCV among Persons who Inject Drugs
10/25/2013 | Source: CDC - 

Public Health and Community Health Center Collaboration, "Health Department – Community Health Center Collaboration Report"
10/25/2013 | Source: NASTAD - Federally Qualified Health Centers and other community health centers are uniquely positioned to provide hepatitis testing and linkage to care and care and treatment services. With a vast network nationwide serving medically vulnerable populations, they are well suited to integrate hepatitis services. There continue to be challenges in offering these services as they are considered “specialty services” by many health centers. This session will include a basic overview of the Federal Qualified Health Center program as well as how health departments are working with individual centers and state primary care associations. 

Public Health and Community Health Center Collaboration, "Expanding the Capacity to Treat Hepatitis C Virus"
10/25/2013 | Source: Colleen Flanigan, New York State Department of Health - Federally Qualified Health Centers and other community health centers are uniquely positioned to provide hepatitis testing and linkage to care and care and treatment services. With a vast network nationwide serving medically vulnerable populations, they are well suited to integrate hepatitis services. There continue to be challenges in offering these services as they are considered “specialty services” by many health centers. This session will include a basic over

Public Health and Community Health Center Collaboration, "Health Departments & Community Health Centers: Partners in Hepatitis & HIV"
10/25/2013 | Source: Andrea Lombard, Connecticut Department of Public Health - 

Federally Qualified Health Centers and other community health centers are uniquely positioned to provide hepatitis testing and linkage to care and care and treatment services. With a vast network nationwide serving medically vulnerable populations, they are well suited to integrate hepatitis services. There continue to be challenges in offering these services as they are considered “specialty services” by many health centers. This session will include a basic overview of the Federal Qualified Health Center program as well as how health departments are working with individual centers and state prim



Reducing Injection-Related HCV Transmission, "Hepatitis C Virus Infection Among Young Drug Users, What Can Viral Hepatitis Coordinators and Health Departments Do?"
10/25/2013 | Source: Dan Church, Massachusetts Department of Public Health - 

Injection drug use continues to be the primary cause of HCV infections in the U.S. Recent trends indicate that there is an emerging HCV epidemic among young people who inject drugs. This session will include presentations on the HCV epidemic among people who inject drugs and how the federal government and health departments are responding to HCV among this population. The presentations will be followed by a group discussion of how other participants are addressing this issue in their jurisdiction.



Reducing Injection-Related HCV Transmission, "Hepatitis C Virus Infection in Adolescents and Young Adults: The Second Wave Epidemic in Massachusetts"
10/25/2013 | Source: Daniel Church, Massachusetts Department of Public Health - 

Injection drug use continues to be the primary cause of HCV infections in the U.S. Recent trends indicate that there is an emerging HCV epidemic among young people who inject drugs. This session will include presentations on the HCV epidemic among people who inject drugs and how the federal government and health departments are responding to HCV among this population. The presentations will be followed by a group discussion of how other participants are addressing this issue in their jurisdiction.



Improving Testing, Care and Treatment Services, "Reaching Out, Lifting Up: Enhancing Networks of Care for Persons Living with Hepatitis B and C"
10/25/2013 | Source: Thaddeus Pham, Hawaii Department of Health - 

With the Affordable Care Act, rapid HCV testing and new HCV treatments on the horizon, there are increased opportunities to improve testing, linkage to care and care and treatment of HCV. This session will include presentations on how health departments are working to increase testing and linkage to care, care and treatment, and approaches to support individuals through treatment. The presentations will be followed by a group discussion of how other participants are addressing this issue in their jurisdiction.



Improving Testing, Care and Treatment Services, "Integrating Hepatitis in WV Health Homes"
10/25/2013 | Source: Sandra Graham, West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources - 

With the Affordable Care Act, rapid HCV testing and new HCV treatments on the horizon, there are increased opportunities to improve testing, linkage to care and care and treatment of HCV. This session will include presentations on how health departments are working to increase testing and linkage to care, care and treatment, and approaches to support individuals through treatment. The presentations will be followed by a group discussion of how other participants are addressing this issue in their jurisdiction.



Improving Testing, Care and Treatment Services, "Hepatitis C Testing"
10/25/2013 | Source: Andrea Lombard, Connecticut Department of Public Health - 

With the Affordable Care Act, rapid HCV testing and new HCV treatments on the horizon, there are increased opportunities to improve testing, linkage to care and care and treatment of HCV. This session will include presentations on how health departments are working to increase testing and linkage to care, care and treatment, and approaches to support individuals through treatment. The presentations will be followed by a group discussion of how other participants are addressing this issue in their jurisdiction.



Improving Testing, Care and Treatment Services, "Linking Clients to Co-pay and Patient Assistance Programs"
10/25/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

With the Affordable Care Act, rapid HCV testing and new HCV treatments on the horizon, there are increased opportunities to improve testing, linkage to care and care and treatment of HCV. This session will include presentations on how health departments are working to increase testing and linkage to care, care and treatment, and approaches to support individuals through treatment. The presentations will be followed by a group discussion of how other participants are addressing this issue in their jurisdiction.



Public/Private Partnerships, "Leveraging Partnerships in Philadelphia"
10/25/2013 | Source: Alex Sheriffs, Philadelphia Department of Public Health - In the absence of categorical funding for HBV or HCV testing, linkage to care, and care and treatment programs, health departments, community partners and private industry are identifying creative strategies to increase awareness, testing, linkage to care and care and treatment services. This session will include presentations on how health departments are working with community partners and private industry, ways that industry is working to support health department and community priorities, and how health departments can and should work to increase public and private partnerships. The presentations will be fol

Public/Private Partnerships, "Public – Private Partnership"
10/25/2013 | Source: Tony Zezzo, OraSure Technologies - 

In the absence of categorical funding for HBV or HCV testing, linkage to care, and care and treatment programs, health departments, community partners and private industry are identifying creative strategies to increase awareness, testing, linkage to care and care and treatment services. This session will include presentations on how health departments are working with community partners and private industry, ways that industry is working to support health department and community priorities, and how health departments can and should work to increase public and private partnerships. The presentations will be followed by a gr



Utilizing Data to Raise the Profile of Hepatitis, "Utilizing data in New York State"
10/25/2013 | Source: Rachel Hart-Malloy, New York State Department of Health - Health departments are utilizing hepatitis data to highlight the problem in their jurisdiction and the unique role that health departments play in responding to the epidemic. This session will include presentations on how to identify data sources, how to analyze and share this data at the local, state and federal level to increase awareness and prioritization of public health programs. The presentations will be followed by a group discussion of how other participants are addressing this issue in their jurisdiction.

Utilizing Data to Raise the Profile of Hepatitis, "Raising the Profile of Hepatitis C"
10/25/2013 | Source: Liisa Randall, Massachusetts Department of Public Health and Natalie Cramer, NASTAD - 

Health departments are utilizing hepatitis data to highlight the problem in their jurisdiction and the unique role that health departments play in responding to the epidemic. This session will include presentations on how to identify data sources, how to analyze and share this data at the local, state and federal level to increase awareness and prioritization of public health programs. The presentations will be followed by a group discussion of how other participants are addressing this issue in their jurisdiction.



Strengthening State-Based Advocacy and Engagement - Iowa
10/25/2013 | Source: Iowa Department of Public Health - 

Hepatitis C Rapid Antibody Testing Project - Alaska
10/25/2013 | Source:  - 

The Role of VHPCs in a Changing Health Care Landscape - CA
10/24/2013 | Source:  - 

Strengthening State Based Advocacy & Community Engagement
10/24/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

Future Directions in HCV Treatment
10/24/2013 | Source: Treatment Action Group - 

2013 National Hepatitis TA Meeting Participant List
10/24/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

Welcome and Opening Remarks
10/24/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

Health Department Role in an Evolving Health System, "Moving Forward – Engaging Health Delivery System"
10/24/2013 | Source: Anne M. Brenner, Washington State Department of Health - 

With the implementation of the Affordable Care Act, how individuals access insurance and services is changing. The role of public health is even more important in assuring health services exist, that prevention of infectious diseases is prioritized and that underserved populations are served. This session will include an overview of how two health departments are responding to the evolving health system. The presentations will be followed by a group discussion of how other participants are addressing this issue in their jurisdiction.



Breaking the Silence on an Epidemic
10/24/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

Federal Action to Respond to Viral Hepatitis, "SAMHSA Activities and Priorities in Response to Viral Hepatitis"
10/24/2013 | Source: Elinore F. McCance-Katz, Chief Medical Officer, SAMHSA - While health departments are responsible for coordinating the response to viral hepatitis, federal agency priorities and policies impact the provision of state coordination. An overview of the Viral Hepatitis Action Plan continuation will be discussed and federal agencies will provide programmatic priority updates.

Federal Action to Respond to Viral Hepatitis, "Division of Viral Hepatitis Update"
10/24/2013 | Source: John W. Ward, Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD & TB Prevention - 

While health departments are responsible for coordinating the response to viral hepatitis, federal agency priorities and policies impact the provision of state coordination. An overview of the Viral Hepatitis Action Plan continuation will be discussed and federal agencies will provide programmatic priority updates.



Addressing HCV Among Baby Boomers, "Support of the Hepatitis C (HCV) Baby Boomer Testing Recommendation"
10/24/2013 | Source: Nirah Johnson, NYC Department of Health & Mental Hygiene, Office of Viral Hepatitis Surveillance, Prevention & Control - Baby boomers account for nearly three fourths of all cases of HCV in the U.S. The CDC has recommended that all baby boomers be tested for HCV. This session will include presentations on how health departments are raising awareness of these guidelines and how advocates are working on policy initiatives to increase the number of baby boomers who know their status. The presentations will be followed by a group discussion of how other participants are addressing this issue in their jurisdiction.

Hepatitis and the Affordable Care Act, "Health Reform Pop Quiz (Created by Kaiser Family Foundation)"
10/24/2013 | Source: Rachel McLean, California Department of Public Health - 

This plenary will include an overview of the Affordable Care Act and opportunities for increasing viral hepatitis services. Examples of how states can prepare for full ACA implementation and strategies for increasing testing, linkage to care, and care and treatment will be highlighted.



Hepatitis and the Affordable Care Act, "Navigating the Affordable Care Act (ACA): Implementation Opportunities and Strategies for Viral Hepatitis Programs"
10/24/2013 | Source: NASTAD - 

This plenary will include an overview of the Affordable Care Act and opportunities for increasing viral hepatitis services. Examples of how states can prepare for full ACA implementation and strategies for increasing testing, linkage to care, and care and treatment will be highlighted.



Strategies for Increasing Testing, "Hepatitis C Infection: Hepatitis C Rapid Testing, Data and Young Injection Drug Users"
10/24/2013 | Source: Sheila M. Guilfoyle and Lauren Stockman, Wisconsin Division of Public Health, Wisconsin AIDS/HIV Program - 

With up to 75% of people living with HBV or HCV unaware of their status, health departments have been identifying opportunities to increase testing and linkage to care services. With little or no categorical funding to support HBV and/or HCV testing, there are significant challenges. Health departments have been identifying creative strategies to offer HBV or HCV testing in their jurisdictions. This session will include presentations on how health departments are implementing testing programs, including rapid HCV screening. The presentations will be followed by a group discussion of how other participants are addressing this issue in their juri



Working with Jails and Prisons, "Rethinking Prisons, Think 'Outside the Box'”
10/24/2013 | Source: Dielda J. Robertson, VHPC - Louisiana/Epidemiologist Specialist - 

The prevalence of HCV infection in prison inmates is substantially higher than that of the general U.S. population. Testing and treating individuals in jails and prisons provides a unique opportunity to diagnose and treat individuals living with HCV, though there are unique challenges to implementing testing and treatment in jails and prisons. This session will include presentations on how health departments are working with jails, prisons and the court system to reach this important population impacted by HCV. The presentations will be followed by a group discussion of how other participants are addressing this issue in their jurisdiction.



Working with Jails and Prisons, "Working with Jails"
10/24/2013 | Source: Judith Leahy, Oregon Health Authority - 

The prevalence of HCV infection in prison inmates is substantially higher than that of the general U.S. population. Testing and treating individuals in jails and prisons provides a unique opportunity to diagnose and treat individuals living with HCV, though there are unique challenges to implementing testing and treatment in jails and prisons. This session will include presentations on how health departments are working with jails, prisons and the court system to reach this important population impacted by HCV. The presentations will be followed by a group discussion of how other participants are addressing this issue in their jurisdiction.



Working with Jails and Prisons, "Comprehensive Testing: Locked Up Edition"
10/24/2013 | Source: Heather E. Bush, Communicable Disease Prevention Program, Bureau of Epidemiology, Utah Department of Health - 

The prevalence of HCV infection in prison inmates is substantially higher than that of the general U.S. population. Testing and treating individuals in jails and prisons provides a unique opportunity to diagnose and treat individuals living with HCV, though there are unique challenges to implementing testing and treatment in jails and prisons. This session will include presentations on how health departments are working with jails, prisons and the court system to reach this important population impacted by HCV. The presentations will be followed by a group discussion of how other participants are addressing this issue in their jurisdiction.



Strengthening Viral Hepatitis Surveillance, "Viral Hepatitis Surveillance: Improving understanding of the epidemics in your jurisdiction"
10/24/2013 | Source: Daniel Church, Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Bureau of Infectious Disease - 

Health departments do not receive funding to conduct viral hepatitis surveillance, though many are working to collect, analyze and use HBV and HCV data to increase awareness and effectively target prevention efforts. This session will include presentations on basic surveillance activities health departments can conduct to better describe the HBV and/or HCV epidemic in their state. The presentations will be followed by a group discussion of how other participants are addressing this issue in their jurisdiction.



Strengthening Viral Hepatitis Surveillance, "National HIV Behavioral Surveillance (NHBS) HCV Prevalence - Active IDU’s in New Orleans"
10/24/2013 | Source: Dielda J. Robertson, Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals - 

Health departments do not receive funding to conduct viral hepatitis surveillance, though many are working to collect, analyze and use HBV and HCV data to increase awareness and effectively target prevention efforts. This session will include presentations on basic surveillance activities health departments can conduct to better describe the HBV and/or HCV epidemic in their state. The presentations will be followed by a group discussion of how other participants are addressing this issue in their jurisdiction.



Strengthening Viral Hepatitis Surveillance, "The Hepatitis Epidemiology Program (HEP): conducting chronic hepatitis surveillance in Philadelphia"
10/24/2013 | Source: Philadelphia Department of Public Health - 

Health departments do not receive funding to conduct viral hepatitis surveillance, though many are working to collect, analyze and use HBV and HCV data to increase awareness and effectively target prevention efforts. This session will include presentations on basic surveillance activities health departments can conduct to better describe the HBV and/or HCV epidemic in their state. The presentations will be followed by a group discussion of how other participants are addressing this issue in their jurisdiction.



NASTAD 2011 Technical Assistance Meeting Presentations
11/8/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 
An interactive agenda of the 2011 TA Meeting with hyperlinks to the powerpoint presentations provided by speakers.


NVHR Membership Meeting - State of NVHR
10/19/2011 | Source: NVHR - 
National Viral Hepatitis Roundtable Membership Meeting Resources


Closing the Circle: Hepatitis C Prevention for People Who Inject Drugs
10/18/2011 | Source: Harm Reduction Coalition -  This session includes presentations on prevention among persons who inject drugs, recent trends among young IDUs and opportunities for increasing activities related to overdose prevention. Following the presentations will be a facilitated discussion among participants.

Hepatitis Priorities of Federal Agencies - HRSA
10/18/2011 | Source: Sarah Linde-Feucht, MD, Health Resources and Services Administration -  HRSA Updates for the Hepatitis Priorities of Federal Agencies Plenary. This plenary included brief updates from federal partners on their viral hepatitis specific priorities and reports on activities achieved thus far in the Department of Health and Human ServicesViral Hepatitis Action Plan. Meeting participants had the opportunity to ask questions and provide comments to panelists.

Hepatitis Priorities of Federal Agencies - CDC and AVHPCs
10/18/2011 | Source: John Ward, MD CDC Division of Viral Hepatitis -  CDC and AVHPC Updates from Dr. John Ward, Division of Viral Hepatitis for the Hepatitis Priorities of Federal Agencies plenary. This plenary included brief updates from federal partners on their viral hepatitis specific priorities and reports on activities achieved thus far in the Department of Health and Human ServicesViral Hepatitis Action Plan. Meeting participants had the opportunity to ask questions and provide comments to panelists.

Hepatitis Priorities of Federal Agencies - SAMHSA
10/18/2011 | Source: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration -  SAMHSA Updates from Warren Hewitt for the Hepatitis Priorities of Federal Agencies plenary. This plenary included brief updates from federal partners on their viral hepatitis specific priorities and reports on activities achieved thus far in the Department of Health and Human ServicesViral Hepatitis Action Plan. Meeting participants had the opportunity to ask questions and provide comments to panelists.

Hepatitis B in the Asian Community - HBAC Program
10/18/2011 | Source: Houston Department of Health and Human Services -  This session included presentations on how health departments and community-based organizations are increasing access to HBV and HCV testing. Following the presentations was a facilitated discussion among participants.

Increasing HCV Testing in Colorado
10/18/2011 | Source: Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment -  This session included presentations on how health departments and community-based organizations are increasing access to HBV and HCV testing. Following the presentations was a facilitated discussion among participants.

Ohio Department of Health HIV/HCV Integration Project - HCV Testing Project
10/18/2011 | Source: Ohio Department of Public Health -  This session included presentations on how health departments and community-based organizations are increasing access to HBV and HCV testing. Following the presentations was a facilitated discussion among participants.

Hepatitis Surveillance - New Mexico
10/18/2011 | Source: New Mexico Department of Health -  This session includes presentations on how health departments are conducting viral hepatitis surveillance with little to no funding, and an update from CDC DVH on future surveillance activities and lessons learned from the enhanced surveillance sites. Following the presentations will be a facilitated discussion among participants.

Working with HRSA/SAMHSA Funded Partners
10/18/2011 | Source: Arizona Department of Health Services -  This session will includes presentations on how health departments and community based organizations are working with HRSA and SAMHSA funded partners. Included will be identifying funded partners in your
jurisdiction, steps to strengthening relationships and strategies for increasing viral hepatitis services. Following the presentations will be a facilitated discussion among participants.

Affordable Care Act: Impact on HIV, STI, Adult Viral Hepatitis Programs in Maryland
10/18/2011 | Source: Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene -  This plenary included presentations on the implementation of the Affordable Care Act and key considerations for viral hepatitis as well as how a health department is implementing the Affordable Care Act with a focus on opportunities for viral hepatitis, STIs, and HIV.

Health Reform Implementation: Overview and Key Considerations for Hepatitis
10/18/2011 | Source: Mary-Beth Harty, George Washington University -  This plenary included presentations on the implementation of the Affordable Care Act and key considerations for viral hepatitis as well as how a health department is implementing the Affordable Care Act with a focus on opportunities for viral hepatitis, STIs, and HIV.

Access to Hepatitis Care and Treatment - ADAP and Viral Hepatitis
10/18/2011 | Source: NASTAD -  This session includes presentations on ways health departments and community based organizations are increasing access to hepatitis care and treatment. Following the presentations will be a facilitated discussion among participants.

A time to act: Community-based hepatitis intervention
10/18/2011 | Source: Connie Callahan, Frederick County Hepatitis Clinic, Inc. -  This session includes presentations on ways health departments and community based organizations are increasing access to hepatitis care and treatment. Following the presentations will be a facilitated discussion among participants.

Access to Hepatitis Care and Treatment - DC PFAP Subspecialty Clinics
10/18/2011 | Source: DC PFAP Subspecialty Clinics -  This session includes presentations on ways health departments and community based organizations are increasing access to hepatitis care and treatment. Following the presentations will be a facilitated discussion among participants.

Expanding our Reach - Working with minority populations
10/18/2011 | Source: Louisiana Department of Public Health  -  This session includes presentations on strategies for reaching racial and ethnic populations most impacted by HBV and HCV. With an emphasis on cultural competency, health literacy and health equity, participants will learn strategies to increase activities and services to a variety of populations. Following the presentations will be a facilitated discussion among participants.

It Takes a Village - Public and Private Partnership
10/18/2011 | Source: Washington State Department of Health -  This session focuses on how health departments, community based organizations, pharmaceutical and diagnostics companies and private foundations are working together to provide increased services to people at risk for and living with HBV and/or HCV. Following the presentations will be a facilitated discussion among participants.

Hepatitis C and Drug User Health - NASTAD Statement of Commitment
10/18/2011 | Source: NASTAD -  This session includes presentations on prevention among persons who inject drugs, recent trends among young IDUs and opportunities for increasing activities related to overdose prevention. Following the presentations will be a facilitated discussion among participants.

Hepatitis C and Drug User Health - Michigan Hepatitis C Advisory Task Force
10/18/2011 | Source: Michigan Department of Community Health -  This session includes presentations on prevention among persons who inject drugs, recent trends among young IDUs and opportunities for increasing activities related to overdose prevention. Following the presentations will be a facilitated discussion among participants.

HIV and Adult Viral Hepatitis Connections
10/18/2011 | Source: Washington State Department of Health -  This session includes presentations on opportunities and challenges of working with HIV prevention, care and treatment and surveillance programs. Following the presentations will be a facilitated discussion among participants.

NASTAD Viral Hepatitis Program Overview & History
10/17/2011 | Source: NASTAD - 
Viral Hepatitis at NASTAD Policy & Program Overview



Youth HIV/AIDS issues affecting youth

Guide: Reaching Them Where They Are: A Guide for Using Online and Social Media to Conduct Sexual Health Outreach with Youth
6/30/2012 | Source: NASTAD - This guide provides key strategies for developing simple, low-cost and powerful interventions that use online and social media to reach LGBTQ youth with sexual health and HIV/AIDS prevention messages.

Issue Brief: Improving Engagement and Retention in Adult Care Settings for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Questioning (LGBTQ) Youth Living with HIV-A Guide for Adult HIV Healthcare Providers
5/31/2012 | Source: NASTAD - This issue brief provides a general overview of LGBTQ youth living with HIV, barriers to engagement and a series of simple and applicable recommendations for improving engagement and retention in adult care for this population.

VIH/SIDA: Crisis entre Hombres Jóvenes Gays Negros y Latinos y Otros Hombres que Tienen Relaciones Sexuales con Hombres (HSH)
10/1/2009 | Source: NASTAD - 

Youth Development Approach: Turning Crisis Into Opportunity
5/1/2009 | Source:  - 

HIV/AIDS: Crisis among Young Black and Latino Gay Men and Other Men Who Have Sex with Men (MSM)
2/1/2009 | Source: NASTAD - 

Preventing HIV, STDs & UTP: NSM State Profiles_May 2006
8/7/2007 | Source:  - 

NSM Meeting Summary and Methodology_July 2005
8/7/2007 | Source:  - 

NSM Meeting Summary and Methodology_January 2005
8/7/2007 | Source:  - 

NSM Meeting Evaluation_January 2005
8/7/2007 | Source:  - 

National Stakeholders TA Update_January 2005
8/7/2007 | Source:  - 

NSM Meeting Summary and Methodology_July 2003
8/7/2007 | Source:  - 

NSM Meeting Evaluation_July 2003
8/7/2007 | Source:  -