Australian Federation of AIDS Organisations

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World AIDS Day

World AIDS Day is a day to reflect on the impact of the HIV epidemic and to take action to raise awareness in the community about issues related to HIV. This page lists events around Australia that celebrate the day.

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About AFAO

The Australian Federation of AIDS Organisations (AFAO) is the national federation for the HIV community response. We provide leadership, coordination and support to the Australia's policy, advocacy and health promotion response to HIV/AIDS.

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The bottom line: gay men, HPV & anal cancer

The Bottom Line: HPV, gay men & anal cancer

AFAO has just launched a new nation-wide campaign for gay men and other men who have sex with men on HPV (human papillomavirus) and anal cancer, called “The Bottom Line”.

Published : 07/11/2014

Overseas trials offer further support for PrEP

Two overseas trials investigating HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) have made announcements two weeks apart, each indicating that PrEP is highly effective at preventing HIV among gay men and other men who have sex with men (MSM).

Published : 04/11/2014

Expert Panel to Review Medicines and Medical Devices Regulation

The Australian Government has announced an independent review of the ways in which the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) regulates medicines and medical devices.

Published : 28/10/2014

Us Mob and HIV

A new resource aims to increase Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people’s health literacy in relation to HIV.

Published : 14/10/2014
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