The Howard University HIV Prevention Program (H2P)
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Peer-Reviewed Resources, Data, and Factsheets
- Black Americans and HIV/AIDS: The Basics (2017), The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. This updated fact sheet highlights the epidemic’s impact on Black Americans, providing current data and trends over time. Black Americans have been disproportionately affected by HIV/AIDS since the epidemic’s beginning, and that disparity has deepened over time.
- HIV Care Outcomes among Blacks with Diagnosed HIV — United States, 2014. MMWR Weekly/February 3, 2017/66(4):97-103. Andre F. Dailey, MSPH1; Anna Satcher Johnson, MPH; Baohua Wu, MS. Blacks living with diagnosed HIV infection have lower levels of care and viral suppression than do persons of other racial groups.
- HIV and STI Risk for Young Blacks in High Prevalence Areas: Implications for Health Equity in Communities Hosting Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs). LeBlanc et al;
Journal of Health Disparities Research and Practice Volume 7, Issue 1 Special Issue, Spring 2014, pp. 38-52. The objective of the research was to examine the geographic proximity of HBCUs to areas of high HIV and STI disease burden among college age people to assess infectivity of potential sex partners in the areas surrounding HBCUs.
- Social Determinants of HIV Disparities in the Southern United States and in Counties with Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), 2013–2014. (2017) Madeline Y. Sutton et al.
- CDC HIV Surveillance Report: Diagnoses of HIV Infection in the United States and Dependent Areas, 2015; Volume 27. HIV Surveillance reports disseminate data about HIV and AIDS, for example, the number and population rates of HIV diagnoses, the number of people living with HIV, and the number of people who are receiving HIV medical care.
- HIV Among Youth. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) 2016. This fact sheet provides 2014 data on HIV among youth in the United States, prevention challenges and CDC’s response to the epidemic.
- College Health and Safety. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). (2016). Fact sheet with tips and information to help students stay safe and health in college.
Other Federal Resources