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News and thoughts from the Long Island Association for AIDS Care

August 22, 2018
by Liaacinc
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The New Board Chair for The Long Island Association for AIDS Care

LIAAC is pleased to announce the Board of Directors has appointed a new Chairman, Thomas Fabbricante. Tom Fabbricante has been working as a Digital Asset Manager at an optics company, for about 10 years, previously working in the fields of … Continue reading

May 11, 2018
by Liaacinc
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LIAAC Recognizes Hepatitis Awareness Month and National Hepatitis Testing Day

May is Hepatitis Awareness Month and May 19, 2018 is National Hepatitis Testing Day, an opportunity to shed light on this hidden epidemic by raising awareness of viral hepatitis and encouraging priority populations to get tested. According to the Centers … Continue reading

November 3, 2017
by Liaacinc
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Keep Talking: Suicide and LGBTQ Youth

By Sara Guando There are some words commonly associated with a person’s passing: elderly, sick, disease, “it was his/her time…” Sadly, too many Long Islanders know someone who does not fit these terms. Would you be surprised to know that … Continue reading

October 18, 2017
by Liaacinc
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LIAAC Receives Five Year Grant Award from SAMHSA

LIAAC is excited to announce that we have been awarded funding by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration (SAMHSA) for a HIV testing and substance abuse prevention/treatment program, focusing on Men who have Sex with Men (MSM), transgender individuals … Continue reading

June 28, 2017
by Liaacinc
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An Interview with Dr. Gail Barouh: Long Island’s History with HIV/AIDS and the Accomplishments of LIAAC

  This July, LIAAC congratulates President and Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Gail Barouh, for her incredible career with LIAAC and noble service to the Long Island community. As she begins her retirement we offer sincere gratitude to Dr. Barouh for … Continue reading

June 23, 2017
by Liaacinc
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Dr. Gail Barouh hosts LIAAC’s Girls Day Event

By Sara Guando Picture a CEO. Picture a business executive, a director of finance, or a panel of a company’s top leaders. What do you see? A quick Google image search of “CEO” revealed an interesting find; that only nine … Continue reading

July 28, 2015
by Liaacinc
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The Long Island Association for AIDS Care (LIAAC) celebrates World Hepatitis Day

July 28, 2015 is World Hepatitis Day. Coordinated by the World Hepatitis Alliance and recognized by the World Health Organization, this years theme is “Prevent Hepatitis: It’s up to you”. The mission of World Hepatitis Day is to raise awareness about … Continue reading

November 27, 2013
by Liaacinc
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Chef’s Secrets 9 Report

by: Project REACH The 9th Annual Denim and Diamond’s Chef’s Secrets event was a smashing success. Weeks of planning and a suspenseful countdown led to the monumental food and wine tasting event.  Long Island’s premiere chefs and vendors provided guests … Continue reading