Ryan White and Native American HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

Ryan White and Native American HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

March 19, 2018
TARGET Center
 Native American AIDS Awareness

HIV rates among American Indians/Alaska Natives are lower than rates reported among most racial/ethnic groups but higher than rates among Asians and whites, according to the CDC.

According to 2016 HRSA client-level data, Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program (RWHAP) clients who achieved viral suppression increased steadily from 2010 to 2016, from 69.5% in 2010 to 84.9% in 2016. Rates are roughly comparable for RWHAP clients who are American Indians/Alaska Natives (83%).

March 20 is National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

 

TA and Training Resources

Several resources have been developed to address HIV/AIDS among Native American and Alaska Native populations. Highlights include:

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