The HIV Medicine Association is an organization of medical professionals who practice HIV medicine. We represent the interests of HIV health care providers and researchers and their patients by promoting quality in HIV care and by advocating for policies that ensure a comprehensive and humane response to the AIDS pandemic informed by science and social justice.
Barbara D. Alexander, M.D., MHS, FIDSA – President, Infectious Diseases Society of America on today’s Pfizer/BioNTech application for Emergency Use Authorization of its COVID-19 vaccine candidate
With numbers of infections, illnesses, hospitalizations and deaths caused by COVID-19 at record highs as this holiday season begins, the risks posed by the spread of the coronavirus are more dangerous than at any time since its emergence last December.
HIVMA Chair Rajesh Gandhi, MD, FIDSA congratulates Demetre Daskalakis, MD, MPH on his appointment as CDC’s Director of HIV/AIDS Prevention.
The Senate Appropriations Committee’s funding proposal for FY2021 makes critical investments in the Ending the HIV Epidemic initiative and NIH but fails to include COVID-19 relief funding.
We share and appreciate the urgency in expanding therapeutic options for COVID-19 as daily case counts and hospitalization rates reach record levels. For new therapeutics to be used widely and routinely outside of clinical trials, we urge that there be sufficient safety and efficacy data to be confident regarding their use.
“The challenge to the Affordable Care Act being heard today by the U.S. Supreme Court puts the health and lives of people with HIV and millions of other Americans at risk. Health care coverage and access to HIV medications are essential for people with HIV to stay healthy and prevent transmission to others. Prior to the Affordable Care Act... "
Summarized here are the recommendations with comments related to the clinical practice guideline for the treatment and management of COVID-19.
Company: Saratoga Hospital
Location: Saratoga Springs, NY
Saratoga Hospital Medical Group – Infectious Disease seeks a Board Certified/Board Eligible physician to join a well-respected, experienced Infectious Disease physician and two advanced practitioners with a long-standing established referral network...
Company: Allegheny Health Network
Location: Erie, PA
The Allegheny Health Network (AHN) is recruiting full time Infectious Disease physician to join our team at Saint Vincent Hospital in Erie, PA.Job DutiesInpatient consults and rounding on referred patients, total daily census approximately 25Part of...