Support PHACS Puerto Rico Hurricane Relief Efforts

Support PHACS Puerto Rico Hurricane Relief Efforts

Support PHACS families in Puerto Rico affected by Hurricane Maria by donating requested supplies via our Amazon registry. 

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New! PHACS Film Series

New! PHACS Film Series

Watch PHACS young adult participants and caregivers share their stories and perspectives in a new film series. 

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Community Engagement

Community Engagement

Read about our Community Advisory Boards and health education initiatives.

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Putting the Pieces Together

Putting the Pieces Together

Learn about our research into the long-term effects on children and young adults of ARV exposure and HIV infection since birth. 

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HIV/AIDS News

HIV Diagnoses Among Persons Aged 13–29 Years — United States, 2010–2014

HIV diagnoses analyzed by age groups revealed striking differences in rates of diagnosis of HIV infection between ages 13–21 years. During 2010–2014, HIV infection diagnosis rates per 100,000 population varied substantially with increasing age among persons aged 13–15 years (0.7), 16–17 years (4.5), 18–19 years (16.5), and 20–21 years (28.6). HIV diagnosis rates were higher, but less variable, among persons aged 22–23 years (34.0), 24–25 years (33.8), 26–27 years (31.3), and 28–29 years (28.7).

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Injection Drug Use and HIV Risk

This page describes the risk of getting HIV from injection drug use (sharing needles, syringes, and other injection equipment).

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Events & Announcements

Upcoming Meetings

Upcoming Meetings

SAVE THE DATES!

2018

The Spring 2018 Leadership Retreat will be held at the Bolger Center on April 9-10, 2018 in Potomac, Maryland. REGISTRATION OPENS ON FEBRUARY 20, 2018. 

The Fall 2018 Network Meeting will be held at the Hyatt Regency Bethesda Hotel on September 17-18, 2018 in Bethesda, Maryland.

2019

The Spring 2019 Leadership Retreat will be held at the Bolger Center on April 8-9, 2019 in Potomac, Maryland.

 All meeting presentations from the Fall 2017 Network Meeting have been posted to the "2017-09" Network Meeting folder located in "Documents."

 

Collaborative HIV program improves long-term care for youths in the United States

A pilot program to help adolescents and young adults with HIV navigate the health care system raised the percentage of youths who remained in care compared to national estimates, according to a study funded by the National Institutes of Health. 

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