The LIAAC Blog

News and thoughts from the Long Island Association for AIDS Care

April 11, 2013
by Liaacinc
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National Minority Health Month- Health Disparity and Discrimination Still Persists.

By Dr. Gail Barouh April is National Minority Health Month. You would think that with the Supreme Court considering the possible overturn of affirmative action, minorities would not need their own health month. But despite what is going on in … Continue reading

August 2, 2012
by Liaacinc
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LIAAC Expands into Chronic Care Coordination with Tri Care Systems

By Dr. Gail Barouh LIAAC has expanded their services to become a chronic care coordination provider with our new Tri Care Systems for people on Medicaid in Nassau and Suffolk counties. Through Tri Care we can help manage multiple service … Continue reading

July 19, 2012
by Liaacinc
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In Memory of Dr. Isay

By Dr.Gail Barouh Although many members of the American Psychiatric Association (APA) stopped classifying homosexuality as a disease in 1973 most association members continued to regard it, and treat it as an illness. Dr. Richard Isay fought for years to … Continue reading