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News and thoughts from the Long Island Association for AIDS Care

August 14, 2017
by Liaacinc
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The Affordable Health Care Act and Its impact on HIV/AIDS Affected Long Island

By Kristina Robles No matter what side of the national health care debate that you are on, there is no denying that the Affordable Health Care Act (ACA), or as it is nicknamed Obamacare, made significant changes to the treatment … Continue reading

July 31, 2017
by Liaacinc
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Witnessing a Crisis: A Review of HBO Documentary “Warning: This Drug May Kill You”

By Sara Guando As children we would defend ourselves with the old saying “stick and stones…” As adults we know that, yes, sticks and stones might break your bones but words can also hurt you. In this day and age, … 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

By Sara Guando 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. … 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

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

September 5, 2013
by Liaacinc
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World Suicide Prevention Day

by: Gail Barouh An important date approaching is September 10th, which is marked as World Suicide Prevention day. At 8 pm, this day will be observed by lighting a candle near a window in the name of suicide prevention. The … Continue reading

August 22, 2013
by Liaacinc
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LIAAC Attends Brentwood’s Annual Health Fair for the Community

On Saturday, July 27th, LIAAC was among many other reputable organizations to attend the Annual Health Fair for the Community at the Rock of Salvation Church in Brentwood. The event was bursting with food, music, families, volunteers, Long Island’s non-profit … Continue reading

November 8, 2011
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The Elena M. Perez Memorial Grant – an Opportunity for Community

by Dr. Gail Barouh At LIAAC, we are extremely honored to have been chosen to be this year’s recipient of the Bank of America Elena M. Perez Memorial Grant.  This prestigious award, which was presented to me at the 7th … Continue reading

July 21, 2011
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Help LIAAC Win One of Toyota’s 100 Cars for Good

by Dr. Gail Barouh We’re very excited that LIAAC has been chosen from among several thousand entries to be one of the 500 finalists in the “Toyota 100 Cars for Good” campaign. Please save the date – August 8th – … Continue reading