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24th Annual Day of Silence

The 24th annual Day of Silence is right around the corner, on April 12, with more than half a million students in over 5,000 schools expected to participate. As the largest student-led protest for LGBTQ equality, the Day of Silence brings much-needed awareness to the...

London man in long-term HIV remission after stem cell transplant

A London man has no remaining detectable HIV a year and a half after undergoing a bone marrow stem cell transplant to treat lymphoma, researchers are reporting this week at the Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI 2019) in Seattle. Ravindra...

Letter from The Board of Directors

Dear Friends - Organization’s lives unfold in many different chapters. This includes The Spahr Center. We were formed out of two agencies, each with a rich history of accomplishment toward critically important visions. One vision was to assure the empowerment,...

HIV Drug Prices Keep Rising. Why Is No One Talking About It?

The state of the HIV epidemic in the United States is a global embarrassment. Currently, we spend more than any other country per person on domestic HIV treatment, yet by almost every metric, our epidemic is worse than that of other wealthy nations. So why the...

Sign the Petition to Keep Transgender People in the Military

Have your voice heard!  Tell the government you will not stand for discrimination against our transgender military personnel.   Sign a petition that will be submitted to the United States House of Representatives, President Donald Trump and The United States Senate...

2 Days Left to Have Your Voice Heard!

There are just two days left to submit public comments expressing opposition to a dangerous Trump Administration proposed change to Medicare Part D. This proposed change would endanger the health of more than 250,000 people living with HIV on Medicare because it...