News

Increasing men’s involvement in preventing mother-to-child HIV transmission

August 08, 2018
Pediatric HIV infection remains a major public health challenge in sub-Saharan Africa. Most children with HIV acquire it from their mothers during pregnancy, birth or breastfeeding.

New study to explore challenges for perinatally-infected adolescents

August 07, 2018
This Adolescent Cohort Evaluation (ACE) study will examine the HIV care engagement status, health status, and HIV care preferences among perinatally infected adolescents.

FACES Sets the Stage for Kisumu County Ministry of Health

August 07, 2018
The partnership between KEMRI and UCSF prepares to transition adolescent health centers to Kisumu County Ministry of Health

FACES-affiliated research at 22nd International AIDS Conference

July 20, 2018
FACES researchers will be sharing their work at the 22nd International AIDS Conference in Amsterdam July 23-27.

Peer educators provide patients the support they need to stay healthy

July 17, 2018
Providing patients with the psychosocial support they need to stay healthy and in care is a FACES priority. This week, we're training and deploying 88 peer educators to bolster patient support.

FACES creates communities where adolescents living with HIV can thrive

July 12, 2018
Stigma is a challenge for anyone living with HIV, but the pain can be especially acute for adolescents. FACES staff heard emotional testimonials at a recent workshop to help them improve their adolescent services.

OTZ training to empower adolescents

June 01, 2018
We're empowering adolescents to achieve Operation Triple Zero (OTZ) – zero missed appointments, zero missed doses, and zero viral load. This week, FACES teams across Kisumu County were trained on new OTZ tools to strengthen implementation and measurement for impact.

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