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'Can Australia respond to drugs more effectively and safely?'http://www.ashm.org.au/Pages/News/Summary-of-Australia21s-third-report-on-drug-law-reform.aspx'Can Australia respond to drugs more effectively and safely?'Australia21 gathered for a one day Roundtable involving 11 senior + experienced law and law enforcement officials, supplemented by five people from drug services and drug research, to consider how Australia could start to make some progress in this field.GP0|#5853b758-e9db-4416-ae45-7cf33269560a;L0|#05853b758-e9db-4416-ae45-7cf33269560a|Media Release;GTSet|#48fc36ff-f241-4a97-8906-dc332a2c106e;GPP|#c36cf865-d47b-4684-b5d0-cd345320e21bGP0|#f8fe9405-b889-4059-9d4f-604e788720e1;L0|#0f8fe9405-b889-4059-9d4f-604e788720e1|External Organisation;GTSet|#e2da4fc3-3bee-4dbc-83a4-35cc0aae5aa43/04/2017 2:00:00 PM
National Day of Women Living with HIV—promoting awarenesshttp://www.ashm.org.au/Pages/Media/National-Day-of-Women-Living-with-HIV.aspxNational Day of Women Living with HIV—promoting awarenessMarch 9, 2017 will be the second National Day of Women Living with HIV. Coming the day after International Women's Day, this awareness-raising day was created by Femfatales, a network of women living with HIV of the National Association of People w/ HIV.GP0|#5853b758-e9db-4416-ae45-7cf33269560a;L0|#05853b758-e9db-4416-ae45-7cf33269560a|Media Release;GTSet|#48fc36ff-f241-4a97-8906-dc332a2c106e;GPP|#c36cf865-d47b-4684-b5d0-cd345320e21bGP0|#f8fe9405-b889-4059-9d4f-604e788720e1;L0|#0f8fe9405-b889-4059-9d4f-604e788720e1|External Organisation;GTSet|#e2da4fc3-3bee-4dbc-83a4-35cc0aae5aa45/03/2017 1:00:00 PM
HIV Prevention Study to Commence April 2017http://www.ashm.org.au/Pages/HIV-Prevention-Study-to-Commence-April-2017.aspxHIV Prevention Study to Commence April 2017South Australians at a high risk of acquiring HIV will have the opportunity to benefit from the latest HIV prevention medication through a new partnership. The study will examine the impact of expanding the use of PrEP across South Australia.GP0|#c36cf865-d47b-4684-b5d0-cd345320e21b;L0|#0c36cf865-d47b-4684-b5d0-cd345320e21b|News;GTSet|#48fc36ff-f241-4a97-8906-dc332a2c106e;GP0|#5853b758-e9db-4416-ae45-7cf33269560a;L0|#05853b758-e9db-4416-ae45-7cf33269560a|Media Release;GPP|#c36cf865-d47b-4684-b5d0-cd345320e21bGP0|#dd9963c0-8c72-40e7-83e9-94fb06eb72f5;L0|#0dd9963c0-8c72-40e7-83e9-94fb06eb72f5|HIV;GTSet|#dd3bb5ec-7f07-44a6-ad6a-353b82624b89GP0|#f8fe9405-b889-4059-9d4f-604e788720e1;L0|#0f8fe9405-b889-4059-9d4f-604e788720e1|External Organisation;GTSet|#e2da4fc3-3bee-4dbc-83a4-35cc0aae5aa427/02/2017 1:00:00 PM
The Kirby Institute presented with key to the cityhttp://www.ashm.org.au/Pages/News/The-Kirby-Institute-presented-with-key-to-the-city.aspxThe Kirby Institute presented with key to the cityThe Lord Mayor of Sydney has today presented the Kirby Institute at UNSW Sydney with the key to the city, recognising 30 years of outstanding work with communities to address the HIV epidemic.GP0|#5853b758-e9db-4416-ae45-7cf33269560a;L0|#05853b758-e9db-4416-ae45-7cf33269560a|Media Release;GTSet|#48fc36ff-f241-4a97-8906-dc332a2c106e;GPP|#c36cf865-d47b-4684-b5d0-cd345320e21b;GP0|#c36cf865-d47b-4684-b5d0-cd345320e21b;L0|#0c36cf865-d47b-4684-b5d0-cd345320e21b|NewsGP0|#f8fe9405-b889-4059-9d4f-604e788720e1;L0|#0f8fe9405-b889-4059-9d4f-604e788720e1|External Organisation;GTSet|#e2da4fc3-3bee-4dbc-83a4-35cc0aae5aa421/02/2017 1:00:00 PM
ASHM supports trial of Medically Supervised Injection Facility in North Richmondhttp://www.ashm.org.au/Pages/Media/ASHM-supports-trial-of-Medically-Supervised-Injection-Facility-in-North-Richmond.aspxASHM supports trial of Medically Supervised Injection Facility in North RichmondAn Open Letter to the Victorian Parliament, published in the Herald Sun today, contains 48 signatories from key sectors of the Victorian community for a trial of a Medically Supervised Injection Facility in North Richmond.GP0|#5853b758-e9db-4416-ae45-7cf33269560a;L0|#05853b758-e9db-4416-ae45-7cf33269560a|Media Release;GTSet|#48fc36ff-f241-4a97-8906-dc332a2c106e;GPP|#c36cf865-d47b-4684-b5d0-cd345320e21b;GP0|#64a94011-4b4e-47fd-ba03-3a193247799a;L0|#064a94011-4b4e-47fd-ba03-3a193247799a|Position StatementGP0|#43e42eb1-a069-43e4-baff-1bc89aeaeb11;L0|#043e42eb1-a069-43e4-baff-1bc89aeaeb11|ASHM;GTSet|#e2da4fc3-3bee-4dbc-83a4-35cc0aae5aa47/02/2017 1:00:00 PM
VHHITAL on the fast track to an AIDS free futurehttp://www.ashm.org.au/Pages/Media/VHHITAL-On-the-fast-track-to-an-AIDS-free-future.aspxVHHITAL on the fast track to an AIDS free futureNorth Western Melbourne PHN is marking World AIDS Day on 1 December by committing to make HIV and AIDS a thing of the past in Melbourne. Melbourne is a Fast Track City, a global network of cities committed to ending the global AIDS epidemic by 2030.GP0|#5853b758-e9db-4416-ae45-7cf33269560a;L0|#05853b758-e9db-4416-ae45-7cf33269560a|Media Release;GTSet|#48fc36ff-f241-4a97-8906-dc332a2c106e;GPP|#c36cf865-d47b-4684-b5d0-cd345320e21bGP0|#f001df20-76bd-422b-9adc-dc3407467c1e;L0|#0f001df20-76bd-422b-9adc-dc3407467c1e|Co-infection;GTSet|#dd3bb5ec-7f07-44a6-ad6a-353b82624b89;GP0|#8ab7205f-9a3e-4243-b625-fa0c0db6a04c;L0|#08ab7205f-9a3e-4243-b625-fa0c0db6a04c|Hepatitis B;GP0|#a1581b02-cca1-478b-9d26-5045f1b59502;L0|#0a1581b02-cca1-478b-9d26-5045f1b59502|Hepatitis C;GP0|#dd9963c0-8c72-40e7-83e9-94fb06eb72f5;L0|#0dd9963c0-8c72-40e7-83e9-94fb06eb72f5|HIV;GP0|#66dd8656-12a3-4d79-958c-88d53f70255d;L0|#066dd8656-12a3-4d79-958c-88d53f70255d|STIGP0|#f8fe9405-b889-4059-9d4f-604e788720e1;L0|#0f8fe9405-b889-4059-9d4f-604e788720e1|External Organisation;GTSet|#e2da4fc3-3bee-4dbc-83a4-35cc0aae5aa430/11/2016 1:00:00 PM
HIV Conference slams spitting lawshttp://www.ashm.org.au/Pages/Media/HIV-Conference-slams-spitting-laws.aspxHIV Conference slams spitting lawsDelegates at Australia’s national HIV/AIDS conference have condemned the governments of S. Australia, W. Australia and Northern Territory over laws that force people accused of criminal offences to undergo mandatory HIV and blood-borne virus testing.GP0|#c36cf865-d47b-4684-b5d0-cd345320e21b;L0|#0c36cf865-d47b-4684-b5d0-cd345320e21b|News;GTSet|#48fc36ff-f241-4a97-8906-dc332a2c106e;GP0|#5853b758-e9db-4416-ae45-7cf33269560a;L0|#05853b758-e9db-4416-ae45-7cf33269560a|Media Release;GPP|#c36cf865-d47b-4684-b5d0-cd345320e21bGP0|#43e42eb1-a069-43e4-baff-1bc89aeaeb11;L0|#043e42eb1-a069-43e4-baff-1bc89aeaeb11|ASHM;GTSet|#e2da4fc3-3bee-4dbc-83a4-35cc0aae5aa417/11/2016 1:00:00 PM
Sex in A New Era: Experts call for ‘rethink’ as technology transforms the sexual health of the Nationhttp://www.ashm.org.au/Pages/Sex-in-A-New-Era-Experts-call-for-‘rethink’-as-technology-transforms-the-sexual-health-of-the-Nation.aspxSex in A New Era: Experts call for ‘rethink’ as technology transforms the sexual health of the NationRapid developments in technology are transforming the face of Australia's sexual health - both in terms of sexual activity and our means to respond - and Australia needs to 'rethink' its approach to keep up with changing times, say sexual experts.GP0|#c36cf865-d47b-4684-b5d0-cd345320e21b;L0|#0c36cf865-d47b-4684-b5d0-cd345320e21b|News;GTSet|#48fc36ff-f241-4a97-8906-dc332a2c106e;GP0|#5853b758-e9db-4416-ae45-7cf33269560a;L0|#05853b758-e9db-4416-ae45-7cf33269560a|Media Release;GPP|#c36cf865-d47b-4684-b5d0-cd345320e21bGP0|#43e42eb1-a069-43e4-baff-1bc89aeaeb11;L0|#043e42eb1-a069-43e4-baff-1bc89aeaeb11|ASHM;GTSet|#e2da4fc3-3bee-4dbc-83a4-35cc0aae5aa4;GP0|#f8fe9405-b889-4059-9d4f-604e788720e1;L0|#0f8fe9405-b889-4059-9d4f-604e788720e1|External Organisation10/11/2016 1:00:00 PM
HIV rates in Indigenous Australians at all-time highhttp://www.ashm.org.au/Pages/HIV-rates-in-Indigenous-Australians-at-all-time-high.aspxHIV rates in Indigenous Australians at all-time highNew national statistics released from the Australasian Sexual Health and HIV&AIDS Conferences today reveal that HIV in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people is at an all-time high, with 2015 seeing the highest number diagnosed with HIV since 1992.GP0|#c36cf865-d47b-4684-b5d0-cd345320e21b;L0|#0c36cf865-d47b-4684-b5d0-cd345320e21b|News;GTSet|#48fc36ff-f241-4a97-8906-dc332a2c106e;GP0|#5853b758-e9db-4416-ae45-7cf33269560a;L0|#05853b758-e9db-4416-ae45-7cf33269560a|Media Release;GPP|#c36cf865-d47b-4684-b5d0-cd345320e21bGP0|#43e42eb1-a069-43e4-baff-1bc89aeaeb11;L0|#043e42eb1-a069-43e4-baff-1bc89aeaeb11|ASHM;GTSet|#e2da4fc3-3bee-4dbc-83a4-35cc0aae5aa4;GP0|#f8fe9405-b889-4059-9d4f-604e788720e1;L0|#0f8fe9405-b889-4059-9d4f-604e788720e1|External Organisation10/11/2016 1:00:00 PM
Changes to hepatitis C prescribinghttp://www.ashm.org.au/Pages/Changes-to-hepatitis-C-prescribing.aspxChanges to hepatitis C prescribingASHM welcomes changes to the Pharmaceutical Bureau Scheme (PBS) which will allow skilled and experienced clinicians to initiate hepatitis C treatment using direct-acting antivirals (DAAs) for their patient.GP0|#5853b758-e9db-4416-ae45-7cf33269560a;L0|#05853b758-e9db-4416-ae45-7cf33269560a|Media Release;GTSet|#48fc36ff-f241-4a97-8906-dc332a2c106e;GPP|#c36cf865-d47b-4684-b5d0-cd345320e21bGP0|#f001df20-76bd-422b-9adc-dc3407467c1e;L0|#0f001df20-76bd-422b-9adc-dc3407467c1e|Co-infection;GTSet|#dd3bb5ec-7f07-44a6-ad6a-353b82624b89;GP0|#a1581b02-cca1-478b-9d26-5045f1b59502;L0|#0a1581b02-cca1-478b-9d26-5045f1b59502|Hepatitis CGP0|#43e42eb1-a069-43e4-baff-1bc89aeaeb11;L0|#043e42eb1-a069-43e4-baff-1bc89aeaeb11|ASHM;GTSet|#e2da4fc3-3bee-4dbc-83a4-35cc0aae5aa431/10/2016 1:00:00 PM

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