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  • Bell, Elizabeth
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    Message 1 of 1 , May 27, 1999
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      > -----Original Message-----
      > From: preventionews@... [SMTP:preventionews@...]
      > Sent: Wednesday, May 26, 1999 3:39 PM
      > To: 'prevention-news@...'
      > Subject: [CDC News] NPIN Update May 1999
      >
      > NPIN Update May 1999
      >
      > "NPIN Update" is the electronic newsletter from the CDC National
      > Prevention Information Network (NPIN). The update includes information
      > on new resources and services about HIV/AIDS, STD, and TB prevention
      > available from NPIN. The update will be delivered via the Prevention
      > News listserv the last Wednesday of each month.
      >
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      >
      > ON THE WEB
      >
      > Funding Program Announcement Web Site
      >
      > The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announces the
      > availability of fiscal year (FY) 1999 funds for a cooperative agreement
      > program to support community-based organizations (CBOs) to develop and
      > implement effective community-based HIV prevention programs for
      > African-American populations. Program materials are available on the
      > NPIN site for viewing, printing, and downloading. NPIN also offers
      > online checklists to assist users in determining their CBO's
      > eligibility. Visit this section of the NPIN Web site at
      > http://www.cdcnpin.org/program/.
      >
      > NPIN Update on the Web
      >
      > NPIN Update, the new electronic newsletter, now has increased
      > accessibility. In addition to being available via e-mail, the monthly
      > newsletter can be found on the Web. The online version includes links
      > to the information and publications highlighted in the newsletter. Read
      > the NPIN Update on the Web at http://www.cdcnpin.org/update.htm.
      >
      > NPIN Web Site Awards
      >
      > Since the premiere of the redesigned NPIN Web site on December 1, 1998
      > (World AIDS Day), the site has been presented with many awards for the
      > exemplary service that it provides. A few of the awards are now
      > available on the NPIN site at http://www.cdcnpin.org/update.htm.
      >
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      >
      > NEW PUBLICATIONS
      >
      > The following publications have recently been added to NPIN inventory:
      >
      > CDC Surveillance Report
      >
      > - HIV/AIDS Surveillance Report, U.S. HIV and AIDS cases reported through
      > December 1998, year-end edition Vol. 10, No. 2. D146
      >
      > Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Reports (MMWRs)
      >
      > - MMWR: Prevention and Control of Tuberculosis in Correctional
      > Facilities, Recommendations of the Advisory Council for the Elimination
      > of Tuberculosis. June 7, 1996/Vol. 45/No. RR-8. M023
      > - MMWR: Surveillance for AIDS-Defining Opportunistic Illnesses,
      > 1992-1997. April 16, 1999/Vol. 48/No. SS-2. M022
      >
      > Other New Materials
      >
      > - Tuberculosis Statistics in the United States 1992. D110
      > - Safe Food and Water: A Guide for People with HIV. D143
      > - AIDS-Related CMV: How to Help Yourself. D038
      > - AIDS-Related MAC: How to Help Yourself. D043
      > - Taking the HIV Test: How to Help Yourself. D342
      > - Testing Positive for HIV: How to Help Yourself. D343
      > - Infections Linked to AIDS: How to Help Yourself. D344
      > - The Lung Infection PCP: How to Help Yourself. D345
      > - The Brain Infection TOXO: How to Help Yourself. D346
      > - HIV-Related TB: How to Help Yourself. D348
      >
      > The publications listed above may be accessed in many different ways.
      > They can be ordered by phone at 800-458-5231 or 301-562-1098. They can
      > also be ordered or downloaded from our Web site at
      > http://www.cdcnpin.org/pubs/start.htm.
      >
      > Some of the publications listed above are also available from our
      > 24-hour automated fax-back system, NPIN FAX. To receive a list of all
      > documents available by NPIN FAX call 800-458-5231 or 301-562-1098. You
      > can also download the list from our Web site at
      > http://www.cdcnpin.org/services/faxpubs.htm.
      >
      > ------------------------
      >
      > NPIN is a national reference, referral and distribution service for
      > information on HIV/AIDS, STDs, and TB, sponsored by the Centers for
      > Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). All NPIN services are designed to
      > facilitate the sharing of information and resources among people working
      > in HIV, STD, and TB prevention, treatment, and support services. NPIN
      > staff serve a diverse network of people who work in international,
      > national, state, and local settings.
      >
      > ------------------------
      >
      > CONTACT INFORMATION
      >
      > Contact NPIN for information and resources related to education,
      > prevention, published materials, research findings, and news about
      > trends related to HIV/AIDS, STDs, and TB.
      >
      > 800-458-5231
      > 301-562-1098 International
      > 888-282-7681 Fax
      > 301-562-1050 International Fax
      > 800-243-7012 TTY
      > 301-588-1589 International TTY
      > http://www.cdcnpin.org Web Site
      > info@... E-mail
      >
      > CDC NPIN
      > P.O. Box 6003
      > Rockville, MD 20849-6003
      >
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      >
      > ADDITIONAL RESOURCES
      >
      > For personal issues concerning HIV and AIDS and to speak to an
      > information specialist to discuss risk factors and preventing HIV
      > transmission, the CDC National AIDS Hotline is available 24 hours a day,
      > 365 days a year at:
      >
      > 800-342-AIDS (1-800-342-2437)
      > 800-AIDS-TTY (1-800-243-7889) TTY
      > 800-344-SIDA (1-800-344-7432) Spanish
      > http://www.ashastd.org Web site
      >
      > For personal issues concerning STDs and to speak to an information
      > specialist to discuss risk factors and preventing STD transmission, the
      > CDC National STD Hotline is available Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to
      > 11 p.m. (ET) at:
      >
      > 800-227-8922
      > 800-243-7889 TTY
      > 800-344-7432 Spanish
      > http://www.ashastd.org Web site
      >
      > For questions or to find resources related to HIV and AIDS treatment,
      > the HIV/AIDS Treatment Information Service (ATIS) is available Monday
      > through Friday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. (ET) at:
      >
      > 800-HIV-0440 (1-800-448-0440)
      > 301-519-6616 Fax
      > 888-480-3739 TTY
      > atis@... E-mail
      > http://www.hivatis.org Web site
      >
      > For questions or to find resources related to AIDS clinical trials, call
      > the AIDS Clinical Trials Information Service (ACTIS), Monday through
      > Friday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. (ET) at:
      >
      > 800-TRIALS-A (1-800-874-2572)
      > 301-519-6616 Fax
      > 888-480-3739 TTY
      > actis@... E-mail
      > http://www.actis.org Web site
      >
      >
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