Andromeda celebrated its annual holiday party with all its staff and Board of Directors members. Long-standing staff members were awarded for their outstanding contributions to our company. In addition, our Executive Director expressed his gratitude to all of the staff and Board of Directors members for their hard work… Read More »
The PrEP Clinic at Andromeda attended the 19th Annual United States Conference on AIDS, it was first time in the history of the conference that the District hosted USCA. It was appropriate that the nation’s largest gathering on HIV was held in the city on the leading edge of the HIV epidemic. The Andromeda PrEP Clinic was… Read More »
The PrEP Forum was organized by HealthHIV where different panelists, clinicians, educators, consumers and advocates, such as HIV educator and activist Damon L. Jacobs, founder of the facebook group, “PrEP Facts: Rethinking HIV Prevention and Sex”, were invited to discuss the current trends about the use of PrEP. The sessions included the following topics: What is PrEP? How… Read More »
The National Black PrEP Summit was held on September 9th 2015 was mainly focused on the new research and implementation on PrEP. The PrEP Clinic at Andromeda staff participated in a series of presentations, panel discussions about the following different topics on PrEP: Biomedical & PrEP Research: An overview Health Equity: Health Insurance & Access… Read More »
The 44th Annual Fiesta DC Festival was located on Pennsylvania Avenue between 9th St and 14th St NW. A festival for all the latino population and for everyone to share with their family and friends. Andromeda made their presence at the Fiesta DC Festival by having a booth with information available about PrEP and “Mi Salud:… Read More »
Are you PrEPared ? Estas PrEParado ? The PrEP Clinic at Andromeda conducted the second of a series of PrEP Talks in Spanish to the staff and participants at Casa Ruby LGBT Community Center. We distributed our new promotional material with tote bags, pins, pens, safe sex kits and educational booklets in English and Spanish.
The PrEP Clinic at Andromeda gave a presentation about PrEP to the newly graduated HIV Health Promoters and other supportive staff from Casa Ruby organized at the DC Mayor’s Office of Latino Affairs (OLA). They will play an important role in educating the LGBT community about PrEP as a new and additional option for the… Read More »
Andromeda Transcultural Health gave its first annual community health event “Connecting our Community to Quality Healthcare” on Saturday, June 27, 2015. There were over 60 attendees who spoke with local health insurance providers, food and health professionals about improving their health and gaining access to affordable health insurance. Attendees received free bags of produce (fruits… Read More »