National HIV Testing Day Congressional Briefing - The Importance of HIV Testing: Policies, Programs, and Strategies

The AIDS Institute, in cooperation with the Congressional HIV/AIDS Caucus, Congressional Briefing:

The Importance of HIV Testing: Policies, Programs, and Strategies

2014 Tampa Bay Red Ribbon Run

This year's Tampa Bay Red Ribbon Run will take place on April 12th. To find out more - including how to register, donate, or volunteer - click here, or Check out the Facebook Event Page

The AIDS Institute, Partners Remind RNC/DNC Convention Delegates to “Turn the Tide of HIV/AIDS in U.S.”

August 28, 2012 and August 31, 2012

Coalition of HIV/AIDS organizations emphasize urgency of creating an AIDS-Free generation in America.

The AIDS Institute and Partners Remind RNC Convention Delegates to “Turn the Tide of HIV/AIDS in the U.S.”

TAMPA, FLORIDA  -- August 28, 2012 – The AIDS Institute, AIDS United, Metro Wellness and Community Center, the Florida HIV/AIDS Advocacy Network (FHAAN), and OASIS are urging delegates to the 2012 Republican National Convention to maximize gathering momentum to creating an AIDS-free generation in the United States.

Florida Prevention Planning Group (PPG) Meeting

The Florida Prevention Planning Group Meeting (PPG) has been scheduled for April 3-4, 2012 in Tampa, Florida at the Embassy Suites Tampa-Brandon, 10220 Palm River Road, Tampa, Florida 33619, 813-653-1905 (Please note this is a different location from the last meeting).

The Prevention Planning Group Meeting willtake place at 1PM on Tuesday, April 3, 2012 and run through the afternoon (approx. 12:30pm) on Wednesday, April 4, 2012 with departure after the meeting. Please plan your travels accordingly. A draft agenda with specific times is forthcoming.

Please click on the following link, complete the form, initial and submit. We request that if you are planning to attend the meeting, please complete the form as we are trying to capture total meeting attendance and prepare meeting materials accordingly. (For DOH employees, this is a Google form and therefore you may have challenges with accessing the site. You may have to adjust your spam settings to allow for access to register).


The room rate of $99.00is available under The AIDS Institute through Friday, March 9, 2012.To make reservations, please call the hotel directly at 813.653.1905 or toll-free at 1-800-EMBASSY (1-800-362-2779). Please make sure to mention The AIDS Institute or the Prevention Planning Group meeting to get the negotiated room rate. Also, please keep in mind that DOH employees and other meeting guests will be responsible for individual payment upon check-in/out of the hotel.

Should you have any questions or require additional information, please contact me at 813.258.5929 or email me at On behalf of The AIDS Institute, let me thank you for your cooperation. We look forward to seeing you in April.

Tue, 04/03/2012 - 00:00 - Wed, 04/04/2012 - 00:00

Florida Patient Care Planning Group (PCPG) Meeting

March 20-21, 2012 in Tampa

Wed, 03/21/2012 - 00:00 - Thu, 03/22/2012 - 00:00

Photos from 2011 Tampa Bay Red Ribbon Run/Walk

Photography by Mark Melnick/EDGE and Stefan Huber

December 1, 2011

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