To provide substance use and HIV prevention education, access to health services, safe and supportive environments and monitoring and evaluation for high-risk communities in Kentucky, Ohio and Indiana.
Conrad Hilton Foundation
CDC's National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention
To explore the effectiveness of opt-out chlamydia screening via electronic health record prompt and to increase the percentage of women under the age of 25 who are screened for chlamydia at clinical encounters.
CDC's National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention; University of Pittsburgh
To support a collaboration between CDC, the London School of Hygiene, Tropical Medicine and the United Nations Human Rights Council to partner on a joint proposal to the Research in Health for Humanitarian Crises to improve Hepatitis E outbreak control efforts among emergency affected populations.
Enhancing Learning and Research for Humanitarian Assistance
CDC’s Center for Global Health; London School of Tropical Medicine; United Nations Human Rights Council
The Conrad N. Hilton Foundation has provided a $1.5 million grant to the CDC Foundation that enables CDC to develop a comprehensive substance use prevention and sexual risk behavior reduction program in high-risk communities in three states.
To learn lessons about how best to incorporate the delivery of daily oral pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) into the services provided by health centers serving sexually active adults at high risk of acquiring HIV infection. The pilot study will initiate data collection at federally-qualified health centers (FQHCs) or look-alikes in four U.S. cities.
Gilead Sciences, Inc.
CDC’s National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention; Central Care Community Health Center; Strawberry Mansion Health Center; Access Community Health Network – Grand Boulevard Clinic; Newark Community Health Centers, Inc.; University of Colorado