As the U.S. Senate decides the fate of health care reform, they are hearing from constituents all across the country. The Southern AIDS Coalition (SAC) and the Southern HIV/AIDS Strategy Initiative (SASI) want to be sure they also consider the needs of Southerners living with HIV who now rely on the marketplace and Medicaid for […]
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SAC Member AIDS Alabama is seeking someone with policy knowledge, experience with grassroots organizing, and lobbying experience to serve as its Director of Policy and Advocacy. Click HERE for more information, including directions for how to apply.
Public Health Program Director 1 (Tennessee Department of Health) This position is located in Memphis, TN. Qualified applicants may apply beginning May 10, 2017 at http://tn.gov/main/article/jobs Job Overview: The Program Director 1 will be responsible for working with health departments and community based-organizations throughout Tennessee with the aim of reducing the public health burden and […]
Last week, the Southern AIDS Coalition offered official testimony to the Drug Utilization Review Board for the Georgia Department of Community Health (DCH). On behalf of the more than 54,000 Georgians living with HIV and the organizations that serve them, SAC urged DCH to ensure broad access to antiretroviral therapy for its Medicaid beneficiaries living […]
Our members are doing extraordinary advocacy work across the South. In this new feature, Advocacy in Action, we will highlight members and their advocacy success stories, no matter how big or small. This month, we are hearing from our very own Gina Brown and learning more about her work in Louisiana. “Last year, I was […]
Yesterday, more than 200 southern advocates spoke truth to power around issues impacting our HIV epidemic in the South. Thank you to everyone who participated in AIDSWatch 2017. Read more about the event – and next steps – in the POZ article “AIDSWatch May Have Ended, But Our Work Is Just Beginning.”