East Bay Getting to Zero

COVID-19 and HIV updates

We are taking collective action to slow the spread of COVID-19. Please see this webpage for timely updates on the local COVID response, vaccine access and services in the East Bay as well as guidance and resources for people living with HIV and HIV providers. It is important that we combat stigma and misinformation, protect each other and stay safely connected as a community during this global pandemic.

Job Announcement: Pacific BANCC Director

Pacific BANCC Director *** Job Summary The Pacific BANCC Director manages and directs the activities of a community education unit or department and supervises supervisory and professional staff members, leading program delivery and development, evaluation and implementation. Reviews and approves recommendations for programs. Under the general direction of the PAETC Director and the PAETC Principal … Continued

East Bay HIV Strategic Plan

Updates on the East Bay HIV strategic plan are posted on this webpage. This is a community-driven “living” East Bay HIV strategic plan that is flexible and responsive to local needs, addresses structural inequities, and is used to make systemic change to achieve our vision of an East Bay with zero HIV stigma, zero health disparities, and zero new HIV transmissions.

World AIDS Day: Surviving 2020

On December 4, 2020 in commemoration of World AIDS Day, 100 people came together to celebrate our collective resistance, resilience, strength and beauty with music, poetry, song and dance; honor people in the East Bay HIV community; and to share our draft of the 5-year East Bay HIV strategy.  Please click here to learn more … Continued

PrEP Updates: New Resources Available

New HIV/STI Prevention resources available on the East Bay Getting to Zero website! The following PrEP and Prevention resources for navigators, clinicians, and patients have been added to our website.  PrEP Resources Truvada® has gone generic! Generic TDF/FTC (Truvada®) Fact Sheet for PrEP patients and PLWH – San Francisco Department of Public Health How to … Continued

PrEP Update: Truvada® has gone generic!

See the Generic TDF/FTC (Truvada®) Fact Sheet from the San Francisco Department of Public Health for details on how this will affect access to PrEP.  Highlights from the Fact Sheet: The Gilead patent on Truvada® expired on September 30, 2020.  Now that the patent has expired, Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., has the exclusive rights to … Continued