NOV-25-13 The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islander and Hep B United are cohosting a webinar on hepatitis B and reducing perinatal transmission on Thursday, December 19, from 2:30-4:00PM EDT. The webinar will discuss new tools and best practices toward reducing hepatitis B health disparities in Asian American and Pacific Islander communities, including potential interventions in prenatal care, information about gaps in reporting and a new resource from the Immunization Action Coalition entitled, Give Birth to the End of Hep B. To register, click here.
|President Obama Appoints Dr. Grant Colfax as Director of White House ONAP|
MAR-14-12 Today, President Obama announced the appointment of
one of the nation’s leading public health policy experts as the Director
of the Office of National AIDS Policy (ONAP). Grant Colfax, MD,
Director of the HIV Prevention Section in the San Francisco Department
of Public Health will coordinate the continuing efforts of the
government to reduce the number of HIV infections across the United