APA Continues Support for HIV Prevention Through Syringe Exchange

APA’s Public Interest Government Relations Office coordinated the association’s support of an October 18 letter (PDF, 251KB) urging President Obama to oppose efforts to reinstate a ban on the use of federal funds for needle exchange programs. Seventeen additional organizations joined APA in signing-on to this important communication, which outlined the compelling research base illustrating the efficacy of syringe exchange in reducing disease transmission.