National Gay Men's HIV/AIDS Awareness Day - September 27

National Gay Men’s HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (NGMHAAD) is observed each year on September 27 to direct attention to the continuing and disproportionate impact of HIV and AIDS on gay and bisexual men in the United States. Browse our resources to learn more and find out how to get involved in observing NGMHAAD.

Sample Social Media Messages
  • 9/27 is Nat’l Gay Men’s HIV/AIDS Awareness Day. Join the conversation by using these hashtags: #NGMHAAD #StartTalkingHIV #TalkUndetectable #TalkPrEP
  • For #NGMHAAD, encourage your partners and friends to join the conversation. http://bit.ly/2cPGpiCexternal icon #StartTalkingHIV #TalkUndetectable #TalkPrEP
  • The conversation about HIV is changing. #TalkUndetectable this Nat’l Gay Men’s HIV/AIDS Awareness Day http://bit.ly/2xcigOaexternal icon #StartTalkingHIV #NGMHAAD
  • Preparing for National Gay Men’s HIV/AIDS Awareness Day? Here are social media resources in English and Spanish to help you #StartTalkingHIV! Download from http://bit.ly/2wBGwetexternal icon #NGMHAAD #TalkUndetectable #TalkPrEP
Sample Social Media Content for Providers

Facebook:

Female doctor talking with patient

HCPs: At the end of 2016, about 1 in 6 gay & bisexual men with HIV didn’t know they had it. #PrescribeHIVPrevention and talk with your patients at very high risk for HIV about how PrEP can help prevent HIV transmission. #NGMHAAD #TalkPrEP  cdc.gov/PrescribeHIVPrevention

Male doctor talking with patient

HCPs: In 2016, over half (58%) of gay and bisexual men in the U.S. with HIV were virally suppressed. This #NGMHAAD, continue to #TalkUndetectable to keep your patients and their partners healthy.  #HIVCareCDC cdc.gov/PreventionIsCare

Twitter:

Male doctor talking with patient

HCPs: In 2016, over half (58%) of gay and bisexual men in the U.S. with HIV were virally suppressed. This #NGMHAAD, continue to #TalkUndetectable to keep your patients and their partners healthy.  #HIVCareCDC cdc.gov/PreventionIsCare

Female doctor talking with patient

#HCPs: At the end of 2016, about 1 in 6 gay & bi men with #HIV didn’t know they had it. #PrescribeHIVPrevention and talk with your patients at very high risk for HIV about how daily #PrEP can help prevent HIV transmission. #TalkPrEP  cdc.gov/PrescribeHIVPrevention