Category Archives: Publications

MEDIA RELEASE – HIV is a health issue, not a legal issue

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Position Statement: The criminal law is an ineffective and inappropriate tool to address HIV non-disclosure, exposure or transmission. International best practice acknowledges that public health frameworks are best placed to encourage a shared responsibility for HIV transmission, and public health interventions seek to effect change in risk-taking behaviour among those who have difficulty taking appropriate precautions... Read more

RAPID works towards 2020 targets

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In just 10 months since opening, RAPID, a Brisbane community‐based rapid HIV testing service, has
grown to be one of the most successful rapid HIV testing sites in Queensland and plays an important
role in reducing the proportion of PLHIV unaware of their status.

PrEP

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The latest strategy in the prevention of HIV is PrEP. Although not yet approved for use, demonstration projects will begin soon in Queensland.