NMAC Marks World Hepatitis Day

July 28, 2011 NMAC Marks World Hepatitis Day Urges Everyone to Get Tested, Educate Themselves Washington, DC — Today, the National Minority AIDS Council (NMAC) is proud to stand with the international public health community in marking World Hepatitis Day. Viral hepatitis impacts hundreds of millions of people world wide, killing as many as a […]

The National HIV/AIDS Strategy, One Year Later

July 12, 2011 The National HIV/AIDS Strategy, One Year Later The following is a statement from National Minority AIDS Council Deputy Executive Director Daniel C. Montoya: Washington, DC — “One year after President Obama released the National HIV/AIDS Strategy, the community has seen significant progress in ensuring a coordinated and efficient response to the epidemic. […]

Government Releases National Prevention Strategy

June 16, 2011 Government Releases National Prevention Strategy NMAC applauds comprehensive approach, focus on sexual health and disparities Washington, DC — Today, Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius and Surgeon General Regina Benjamin, along with the National Prevention, Health Promotion, and Public Health Council, released the National Prevention Strategy (NPS). The latest in […]

NMAC Statement on the 30th Anniversary of AIDS

June 3, 2011 NMAC Statement on the 30th Anniversary of AIDS On June 5, 1981, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) first recognized AIDS. The following is a statement from National Minority AIDS Council Deputy Executive Director Daniel C. Montoya: Washington, DC — “Thirty years into the AIDS epidemic, Americans continue to […]