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Did you know
that PrEP (Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis) is a daily medication that can help you stay HIV negative?  PrEP has been shown to reduce the risk of HIV infection by up to 99% when taken consistently, as prescribed.  Interested in learning more? Go to and check out The Protectors!

Recognizing 40 Years of the HIV/AIDS Epidemic

Mario J. Pérez, MPH, Director of the Division of HIV and STD Programs, marks June 5, 2021 as the 40-year anniversary of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reporting on the first cases of what later became known as AIDS and urges our shared commitment to Ending the HIV Epidemic (EHE) in Los Angeles County. Please visit the full statement here.

Ending the HIV Epidemic

The Department of Public Health, Division of HIV and STD Programs is excited to align the L.A. County HIV/AIDS Strategy with the five-year federal initiative, Ending the HIV Epidemic. Stay tuned for website updates on local efforts and how you can take action as a changemaker in your community. Whether you are a community stakeholder, work in government, or are a healthcare professional, you have a role to play in bringing an end to the HIV/AIDS epidemic, once and for all. Please visit and the DHSP Ending the HIV Epidemic in Los Angeles County page for additional information.

  • Ending the HIV Epidemic (EHE) Plan for Los Angeles County English | Español PDF Icon - Aug. 2021
  • EHE Plan Executive Summary English | Español PDF Icon - Updated Aug. 2021

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National HIV/AIDS Strategy 2020

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