Tens of thousands of Australians have been cured of Hepatitis C since new treatments were made universally available last year, and a report released last month said Australia is on track to eliminate hepatitis C by 2026.
Today the Centre for Social Research in Health (CSRH) mourns the loss of a long term collaborator and advocate for the rights of people living with HIV, viral hepatitis and STIs in Australia and the region.
Marriage equality remains out of reach for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people in Australia. Despite years of advocacy on the part of LGBTI communities and their allies this issue has not yet been resolved.
Professor Carla Treloar, Director of CSRH and graduate of the University of Newcastle (UON), was invited to give the occassional address at the graduating ceremony of the Faculty of Health and Medicine, UON in late September this year.
World AIDS Day, held on 1 December each year, aims to encourage Australians to educate themselves and others about HIV, take action to reduce the transmission of HIV by promoting prevention strategies, and ensure that people living with HIV can pa
Professor Carla Treloar, Director of the UNSW Centre for Social Research in Health, pays her respects to the late Jenny Kelsall, former Executive Officer of Harm Reduction Victoria and tireless advocate of the Australi
The Centre for Social Research in Health (CSRH) welcomes the recommendation of the Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee (PDF) that HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) should receive a public subsidy in Australia.