Welcome to the OHP blog. Here, we'll post about topics related to HIV planning, including health equity, Planning Council business, and more. You can also browse through archived blog posts, dating back to 2010.

Notes from the Health Reform and Advocacy Workshop

Oct. 29, 2013

On October 16, 2013 I spent the day with 20 community leaders, learning about health reform and advocacy. We had an extra special guest, Joe Scarborough from the DE HIV Consortium, who shared...

The Science: PrEP

Dec. 5, 2013

Let's talk about Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP). When an HIV- negative individual takes HIV meds (Truvada) in order to prevent HIV, we call it Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis. This biomedical intervention can be used by people in serodiscordant....

Reducing Risk of HIV Infection for YMSM in Philly

Jan. 30, 2014

YMSM stands for young men who have sex with men. According to CDC (Center for Disease Control and Prevention) research, MSM account for the largest....

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