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PrEP comes to Kisumu County

July 12, 2017
Kisumu County just launched a PrEP strategy!

Football for peace and health

July 08, 2017
In advance of the elections, FACES cosponsored a Football for Peace event, which brought together eight under-17 football teams from different areas of Kisumu.

2017 Adolescent Stakeholders' Forum Report

July 07, 2017
On March 23, 2017, FACES hosted our second Kisumu County Adolescent Stakeholders' Forum. A final report on the forum's proceedings can be found here.

Using a text-message survey to identify health care influencers

July 05, 2017
In order to identify the most influential community health workers, the ADAPT study team piloted the use of a text message-based survey distributed to peers at FACES-supported sites.

Operation Triple Zero

June 20, 2017
Miss zero appointments, skip zero drug doses, and maintain a zero viral load – that’s what it takes to become an Operation Triple Zero (OTZ) Hero.

SEARCH intervention puts UNAIDS 90-90-90 goals within reach

June 17, 2017
In a new JAMA article, the SEARCH trial, conducted in collaboration with FACES, proves that the UNAIDS 90-90-90 goals can be surpassed both quickly and in low-resource areas.

FACES investigators receive awards

June 06, 2017
Congratulations to Dr. Elizabeth Bukusi and Dr. Thomas Aron Odeny, two Kenya Medical Research Institute investigators and FACES team members, on winning awards at last week’s National AIDS Control Council Maisha Conference!

Piloting a home-based approach to testing & counseling for couples

June 06, 2017
We recently wrapped up the pilot phase of our Jamii Bora study, which is testing a home-based approach to offering pregnant couples HIV testing and counseling

Social support can improve HIV care retention among youth

April 17, 2017
In a new publication, SEARCH researchers analyze the retention rate among patients they have linked to care in Kenya.

FACES research profiled in BuzzFeed

March 23, 2017
BuzzFeed News recently published a story about our new publication proving the effectiveness of integrating family planning and HIV care.

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