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Who We Are

NASTAD is a leading non-partisan non-profit association that represents public health officials who administer HIV and hepatitis programs in the U.S. and around the world. Our singular mission is to end the intersecting epidemics of HIV, viral hepatitis, and related conditions. We do this work by strengthening domestic and global governmental public health through advocacy, capacity building, and social justice.

Where We Work

NASTAD represents public health officials in all 50 U.S. states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and the U.S. Pacific Islands. NASTAD also supports partner governments in Africa, the Central America region, and the Caribbean region.

Our Mission

NASTAD’s mission is to end the intersecting epidemics of HIV, viral hepatitis, and related conditions by strengthening domestic and global governmental public health through advocacy, capacity building, and social justice.

OUR EXPERTISE

Our staff are authorities on a variety of topics related to HIV and hepatitis care and prevention, including:

  • Health care access and linkage, retention, and re-engagement in care
  • Health systems integration
  • Health equity, including serving Black and LGBTQ communities
  • AIDS Drug Assistance Programs (ADAPs)
  • Ryan White CARE Act
  • Drug and pharmaceutical pricing
  • Drug user health, including overdose prevention and syringe access
  • HIV prevention
  • HIV decriminalization
  • Health department infrastructure
  • Optimizing global public health systems

KEY RELEASES

TRUMP ADMINISTRATION FURTHER UNDERMINES ACA WITH MASSIVE CUTS TO ACA NAVIGATOR PROGRAM & FEDERAL RISK ADJUSTMENT PROGRAM
July 16, 2018

WHILE NO CUTS TO HIV, STD, AND HEPATITIS FUNDING, FY2019 LABOR-HHS FUNDING BILLS FALL SHORT ON TACKLING INFECTIOUS DISEASES TIED TO OPIOID EPIDEMIC
July 12, 2018

STATEMENT FROM HIV, STD, & HEPATITIS POLICY PARTNERSHIP ON MEETING WITH CDC DIRECTOR ROBERT REDFIELD
June 25, 2018

NATION'S LEADING HIV, STD, AND HEPATITIS ORGANIZATIONS GRAVELY CONCERNED BY TRUMP ADMINISTRATION’S REFUSAL TO DEFEND ACA
June 12, 2018

WHILE NO CUTS TO HIV, STD, AND HEPATITIS FUNDING, FY2019 LABOR-HHS FUNDING BILLS FALL SHORT ON TACKLING INFECTIOUS DISEASES TIED TO OPIOID EPIDEMIC
May 31, 2018

 

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