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HIV/AIDS

Our Health
Health information specific to American Indian and Alaska Native people

Consumer Health Resources for Native American/Alaska Native Health and HIV/AIDS

Office of Minority Health, HHS

Results from the OMHRC Knowledge Center Catalog.

HIV Transmission and Prevention in Native Americans: Related Resources

UCFS Center for AIDS Information

HIV/AIDS Among American Indians and Alaska Natives

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, DHHS

HIV/AIDS in American Indian and Alaska Native Communities

Indian Health Service, DHHS

Specific Populations: Native Americans

National Library of Medicine

Our Stories
American Indians and Alaska Native people share their personal health experiences

Native VOICES

We R Native

23-minute, evidence-based video designed to prevent HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases. The video was designed to encourage condom use and improve condom negotiation skills among heterosexual and LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer) American Indian teens and young adults 15–24 years old.

For Researchers, Health Professionals, and Educators
Tools for American Indian and Alaska Native people health

AIDSinfo

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Provides the latest federally approved information on HIV/AIDS clinical research, treatment and prevention, and medical practice guidelines for people living with HIV/AIDS, their families and friends, health care providers, scientists, and researchers.

Be Safe: A Cultural Competency Model for American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians Towards the Prevention and Treatment of HIV/AIDS

National Minority AIDS Education and Training Center

The model was developed at the National Minority AIDS Education and Training Center.  This is a cultural competency model for use in clinical practice.  Model is based on the mnemonic "BE SAFE":  Barriers, Ethics, Sensitivity of the Provider, Assessment, Facts, and Encounters.  The BE SAFE Model helps health care providers become comfortable in treating and improving the health outcomes of AI/AN/NH.  This program supports the training of physicians, physician assistants, nurses, nurse practitioners, dentists, clinical pharmacists, Indigenous healers, spiritual healers and other health care providers in the treatment and management of HIV/AIDS. (PDF, 1.88 MB)

Health Disparities in HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STDs, and TB

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Provides statistics and research reports.

HIV/AIDS and American Indians/Alaska Natives

Office of Minority Health, HHS

This resource provides HIV/AIDS statistics and incidence rates.

HIV/AIDS Online Training

Indian Health Service

Free, online trainings to increase the awareness, knowledge, and skills of providers, AI/AN people living with HIV/AIDS, and community members interested in learning about this infection.

HIV/AIDS Program

Indian Health Service, DHHS

Clinical information, statistics, and training. 

Native Americans and HIV/AIDS

National Library of Medicine

Journal citations from MEDLINE/PubMed

Researcher Resources for Native American/Alaska Native Health and HIV/AIDS

Office of Minority Health, HHS

Results from the OMHRC Knowledge Center Catalog.

Organizations and Programs
Organizations and programs supporting health in American Indian and Alaska Native communities

Organizations for Native American/Alaska Native Health and HIV/AIDS

Office of Minority Health, HHS

Results from the OMHRC Knowledge Center Catalog.

Project Red Talon

Northwest Portland Area Indian Health Board

General Health Information about HIV/AIDS

AIDS in MedlinePlus

National Library of Medicine

AIDSinfo

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Provides the latest federally approved information on HIV/AIDS clinical research, treatment and prevention, and medical practice guidelines for people living with HIV/AIDS, their families and friends, health care providers, scientists, and researchers.

HIV/AIDS Information

National Library of Medicine