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White House, U.S. Agencies Recognize World AIDS Day 2018, Reflect On Progress

CDC’s “Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report”: World AIDS Day — December 1, 2018
This post recognizes World AIDS Day, which takes place annually on December 1, and highlights U.S. efforts and progress made against the HIV/AIDS epidemic (11/30).

NIH: NIH Statement on World AIDS Day December 1, 2018
In an NIH statement on World AIDS Day, Anthony S. Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, and Maureen M. Goodenow, director of the Office of AIDS Research, discuss the achievements of the research community in efforts to control the HIV/AIDS epidemic (11/30).

USAID: World AIDS Day 2018
“The theme for World AIDS Day 2018 is 15 Years of Saving Lives through American Leadership and Partnerships. As the year draws to a close, we reflect on the impact global partnerships between USAID, PEPFAR, and our implementing partners have had worldwide…” (11/29).

White House: Remarks by Vice President Pence at World AIDS Day Event
During remarks at the White House World AIDS Day event, Vice President Mike Pence discussed the U.S. commitment to HIV/AIDS efforts and highlighted the role of faith-based organizations and communities (11/29).