SOUTHEAST CHAPTER

Karen Krigger, MD, MEd, FAAFP, AAHIVS
Professor of Family & Geriatric Medicine, University of Louisville
Louisville, Kentucky
J. Wesley Thompson, MHS, PA-C, DFAAPA, AAHIVS
Ballantyne Family Medicine, Charlotte, NC
Southeast@aahivm.org
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CURRENT MEMBERS

185

CURRENT CREDENTIALED

CHAPTER ACTIVITIES

Letters from Chapter to N. Carolina Congressional Representatives on ACA repeal – 2017
The chapter sent this letter to each of the N. Carolina Congressional Representatives. This is one example of those letters.

Letters from Chapter to Kentucky Congressional Representatives on ACA repeal –2017
The chapter sent this letter to each of the Kentucky Congressional Representatives. This is one example of those letters.

Letters from Chapter to N. Carolina Senators on ACA repeal –2017
The chapter sent this letter to both of the N. Carolina Senators in Congress. This is one example of those letters.

Letters from Chapter to Kentucky Senators on ACA repeal –2017
The chapter sent this letter to both of the Kentucky Senators in Congress. This is one example of those letters.

Southeast Chapter Comments to CMS on Kentucky HEALTH Waiver Proposal – 2016

Southeast Chapter Comments to Kentucky State on Kentucky HEALTH Waiver Proposal – 2016

MEMBER HIGHLIGHTS

Michelle Collins Ogle, MD, FAAP, AAHIVS- Warren-Vance Community Health Center, Inc., Henderson, North Carolina

J. Wesley Thompson, PA-C, MHS, DFAAPA, AAHIVS – Thompson Medical Group, Charlotte, North Carolina

NEWS AND ARTICLES

Highland Park House opens for homeless people with HIV/aids [TN] 07.06.2017

HIV screenings no longer free at Health Department [MI] 06.22.2017

Growing number of young adults diagnosed with HIV [AL] 06.22.2017

6 States Hoping to Revamp Medicaid in the Trump Era  [AR] [KY] 05.22.2017

CMS Chief to Sit Out Watershed Decision on Medicaid Work Mandate in Kentucky [KY] 05.22.2017

If Obamacare is repealed, Tennessee faces a big decision [TN] 05.22.2017

Advocates headed to Baton Rouge to talk HIV issues with lawmakers [LA] 05.22.2017 
HIV poses a risk on college campuses
[TN] 05.12.2017

Health Officials: Baby boomers need testing for Hepatitis C [TN] 05.12.2017

HIV/AIDS is due focus among African Americans [SC] 05.12.2017

Health Experts Alarmed about the Rise in STD Cases in South Carolina [SC] 05.12.2017

Regional Advocacy day registration open [NC] 05.12.2017

Positive Organizing Shero: Cindy Krampah [NC] 05.12.2017

Louisiana proposes tapping a century-old patent law to cut hepatitis C drug prices [LA] 05.12.2017

Universities working to reestablish free HIV testing  [MO] 04.21.2017

Jackson has the 4th highest rate of HIV infection in Nation [MO] 04.21.2017

Exhibit ‘Uncovers’ HIV Stigma for African American Community [KY]
04.21.2017

HIV in NWA Rising, Advocacy Groups Working to Stop it – [AR] 04.14.2017

New Program to Help Decrease the Spread of HIV in Arkansas – [AR] 04.14.2017

“Die In” Rally For Aids Awareness – [AL] 04.14.2017

Insurers Alleged To Use Skimpy Drug Coverage To Discourage HIV Patients – [AL] 04.14.2017

NC House Republicans file bill to expand Medicaid – [NC] 04.14.2017

Plan For Medicaid Reform Approved By Legislative Task Force – [AR] 12.15.2016

Report: NC spending more to halt Medicaid fraud than it recovers – [NC] 11.15.12016

Where hepatitis C rates are seven times the US average — and a cure is kept out of reach – [KY] 11.14.12016

These States Just Legalized Marijuana – 11.10.2016

Two-Month-Old Medicaid Expansion is Already Helping Louisiana Get Healthy – [LA] 9.27.2016

Whittling Medicaid Backlog, State Says On Time to Finish Reviews by 2017 – [AR] 9.21.2016

Medicaid Expansion Enrollment Tops 300K in Louisiana – [LA] 9.19.2016

The Courier Journal Editorial: Act now to prevent HIV outbreaks – [KY] 7.29.2016

WE HAVE THE TOOLS TO END HIV: Benefits, Barriers and Solutions to Expanded Utilization of Pre-exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) in the US Deep South, Special report from the Southern HIV/AIDS Strategy Initiative- June 2016

Universal ED screening detects unrecognized HCV at UAB Hospital – [AL] 6.14.2016

New clinic’s aim is to be a one-stop shop for HIV/AIDS patients – [NC] 5.20.2016

Medicaid Expansion in the South, Special report from the Southern HIV/AIDS Strategy Initiative – 5.10.2016

HIV/AIDS Care and Prevention infrastructure in the U.S. Deep South, Special report from the Southern HIV/AIDS Strategy Initiative- February 2016