HIV Prevention in the News
UCHAPS announces the selection of a new Executive Director. UCHAPS has named Kevin T. Jones, M.P.H., M.Ed., as its national Executive Director. Jones was selected in part because of his extensive work in HIV/AIDS encompassing community health advocacy, academic research and evaluation, and nonprofit leadership. His work in the field throughout his career has focused on marginalized populations in underserved communities who have always suffered a disproportionate burden in HIV/AIDS and related public health issues. Read the full announcement.
UCHAPS Welcomes New Board Members. UCHAPS remains commited to the urban HIV response and ultimately ending the HIV epidemic. To help guide this ambitious agenda, we welcome Dr. Andre Ford, Mr. Jay Fournier, Mr. Sanford Gaylord, and Ms. Alisa Howard. Read the full statement.
Join UCHAPS and NACCHO for the Addressing Drug User Health in Every Community webinar on Thursday, June 29 at 2 PM for a discussion about improving drug user health through syringe service programs in urban and rural settings.