World AIDS Day

December 1st is World AIDS Day. Designated in 1988, this annual observation exists to bring attention to the continuing AIDS epidemic. For additional information, resources, and statistics, check out the following websites:

  • World AIDS Day
  • Centers for Disease Control: Celebrate Life – World AIDS Day
  • Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals: Preventive Health HIV/AIDS
  • NO/AIDS Task Force
  • World AIDS Campaign
  • Additionally, 2008 also marks the 25th anniversary of the NO/AIDS Task Force which dedicated an AIDS Memorial in Washington Square Park over the weekend.