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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.

Big Picture - September 2015

Oct. 14, 2015


The Minority AIDS Initiative (MAI) is a federal program designed to meet the needs of minority individuals living with HIV and AIDS. The Philadelphia EMA currently receives around $2 million in MAI funding...

8 ways to improve health care for young gay and bi men

June 30, 2015


Engagement in primary care is an especially important tool in the HIV prevention “toolbox” in this age of biomedical interventions like pre-exposure prophylaxis and “treatment as prevention”. HIV-negative YMSM should be linked to appropriate....

Now Recruiting for Healthcare Discussions

Feb. 23, 2015

Latino MSM flier 2015
Currently, we are working on a study for the Philadelphia HIV Prevention Planning Group (HPG) on healthcare experiences and HIV testing preferences of seven at-risk populations. The purpose of this study is to assess the individual-level, provider...

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