Staff Spotlight: HIV Prevention in Action

Categories: Capacity Building, PCDC News
On the frontline of PCDC’s HIV prevention work is Judy Lipshutz, MSW, RN, a Senior Project Manager with the High Impact Prevention (HIP) in Health Care team. Lipshutz is responsible for providing training and technical assistance to health care organizations across the country. Before joining PCDC in 2017, she was a prominent leader in developing …

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‘Getting to Zero’: PCDC in Mississippi

Categories: Capacity Building, PCDC News
Earlier this month, PCDC’s Mazdak Mazarei and Brandon Harrison drove 500 miles over three days in Mississippi. Their purpose: beginning new partnerships that will help improve HIV prevention services in the region. Across visits to five federally qualified health centers (FQHCs), Mazarei and Harrison — both part of PCDC’s High Impact Prevention (HIP) in Health …

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6 Questions: PrEP and Primary Care

Categories: Capacity Building, PCDC News
Brandon provides HIV prevention
A pillar of the Primary Care Development Corporation’s (PCDC) work is capacity building — transforming primary care delivery through expert consulting, training, and coaching, as well as expanding primary care services to help prevent diseases. A key player in this work is Brandon A. Harrison, a Project Manager and Trainer on PCDC’s High Impact Prevention …

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Q&A: How Primary Care Can Stop HIV – and How Health Centers Can Receive Free Assistance

Categories: Capacity Building
Integrating HIV screening into primary care has never been more critical. Advances in HIV diagnosis, treatment, and prevention promise to dramatically alter the course of HIV for individuals and communities — with HIV testing the gateway to these services. “For the first time since the onset of the epidemic, we can see an end to …

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For World AIDS Day, Think Patient-Centered

Categories: Capacity Building
Every year on World AIDS Day, we look at the advancements made in the fight against HIV/AIDS and ask the question: “what more can be done?” The Primary Care Development Corporation (PCDC) is committed to the National HIV/AIDS Strategy’s (NHAS) goal to “make the United States a place where new HIV infections are rare, and …

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