Australian Federation of AIDS Organisations

Colourful David McDiarmid poster of two men having sex with safe sex messages. Men have geometirc heads with plus and minus signs.

Holiday reading

If you’re still kicking back on the beach during January, check out the current edition of HIV Australia for some fascinating insights into the role of the arts and activism over 30+ years of the Australian HIV epidemic.

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

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Concern over Medicare changes and the fight against HIV

Changes to Medicare and GP payments to be introduced this year could have an impact on the fight against HIV.

Published : 15/01/2015

PrEP study launches in NSW

The PrELUDE Study (NSW pre-exposure prophylaxis – PrEP – Demonstration Project) will examine people’s experiences taking the antiretroviral (ARV) treatment Truvada® as an HIV prevention strategy.

Published : 28/11/2014
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
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