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First U.S. Health Official Endorses “Negligible Risk” Position on HIV Transmission

Posted on August 22, 2016

Blog: National Association of County & City Health Officials (NACCHO)

Dr. Demetre Daskalakis, Assistant Commissioner for the Bureau of HIV/AIDS at the New York City Health Department, recently became the first U.S. public health official to endorse a consensus statement concluding that there is “negligible risk” of HIV transmission from a person with HIV who is on antiretroviral therapy (ART) and has had a consistently […]

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