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MPs repeat demand for an end to NHS Digital sharing patient data - Doctors of the World and NAT joint statement
15/04/2018
The House of Commons Health & Social Care Committee has, for a second time, called on NHS Digital to immediately...
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Grindr's HIV data sharing - NAT comment
04/04/2018
Deborah Gold, Chief Executive of NAT, said: "We are concerned to learn that Grindr has shared sensitive personal data with...
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NHS Digital defies Health Committee call to stop sharing patient data with immigration enforcement – NAT response
28/02/2018
NHS Digital has today defied the Health and Social Care Committee’s call to suspend its practice of providing patients' addresses...
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56 Dean St to offer generic PrEP outside NHS trial
10/02/2018
56 Dean Street, Europe’s largest sexual health clinic, is to introduce a new private prescription service for the HIV prevention...
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Health Committee calls for NHS Digital to suspend immigration tracing and respect patient confidentiality - NAT comment
31/01/2018
The Chair of the Health Committee, Dr Sarah Wollaston MP, wrote today to the Chief Executive of NHS Digital calling...
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Progress for pilots living with HIV – NAT welcome CAA decision
18/01/2018
The Civil Aviation Authority have announced changes to their hitherto outdated rules on HIV. They are issuing initial Class 1...
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London joins global HIV initiative - NAT comment
10/01/2018
Today the Mayor of London, London Councils, Public Health England and NHS England signed a historic pledge to join the...
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Government's call for views on relationships and sex education - NAT response
19/12/2017
The Department for Education have asked parents and young people for input as they gather views on what should be...
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NAT welcomes NHS England decision to provide treatment immediately to those diagnosed with HIV
18/12/2017
NHS England announced today that it has agreed that HIV antiretroviral medication will be provided to patients immediately once someone...
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Blood-borne viruses in prison: guidelines launched for prevention, testing and treatment
07/12/2017
NAT (National AIDS Trust) has issued new guidelines to boost efforts to prevent, diagnose and treat blood-borne viruses (BBVs) in...
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HIV fake news: NAT sets out to tackle misinformation
01/12/2017
A review of UK media coverage of HIV has revealed that myths and stigma, reminiscent of the ignorance of the...
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PM and party leaders united against HIV stigma ahead of World AIDS Day
01/12/2017
PM and party leaders united against HIV stigma ahead of World AIDS Day Video messages from Theresa May, Jeremy Corbyn,...
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NAT comment following Daryll Rowe conviction
16/11/2017
Daryll Rowe has been convicted on five charges of intentional HIV transmission and five charges of attempted intentional transmission. Deborah...
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The UK is moving towards elimination of HIV transmission
15/11/2017
NAM, NAT, BHIVA and BASHH welcome new data from Public Health England that gives hope that HIV can be conquered...
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Jasper Conran designs World AIDS Day brooch
14/11/2017
Jasper Conran and NAT (National AIDS Trust) are releasing a commemorative brooch for the charity’s 30th anniversary ahead of World...
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HIV rates plummet in new data but not good news for everyone says NAT
03/10/2017
Data released from PHE today shows that HIV diagnoses amongst men who have sex with men (MSM) have fallen by...
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Campaign to end impact of HIV in the next 30 years launches today in parliament
11/09/2017
NAT (National AIDS Trust) is launching the Let's End It campaign today at an event in the House of Lords...
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PHE action plan on sexual health, reproductive health and HIV services 'must be backed up by funding' says NAT
01/09/2017
Public Health England today published findings from a survey of commissioners across the NHS and local authorities showing significant issues...
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English Harm Reduction Group Response to the 2017 Drug Strategy
13/08/2017
The Government has now published the 2017 Drug Strategy i . We express great concern at the lack of focus...
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HIV prevention drug PrEP available on the NHS from September
03/08/2017
NHS England has announced that from September pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) will be available through the NHS as part of a...