World AIDS Day: News & Events

World AIDS Day News

AIDS Memorial Quilt Resumes In-Person Displays – Communities can now request to display blocks of the AIDS Memorial Quilt, which weighs 54 tons in total and features 50,000 panels dedicated to nearly 150,000 individuals. Request blocks and see the display schedule hereexternal icon. The Interactive AIDS Quiltexternal icon is updated and searchable.

Find World AIDS Day Events Near You – Search for World AIDS Day 2021 happenings in your area using this events finderexternal icon, powered by the National AIDS Trust. You can also submit your eventexternal icon to be included in the calendar.

World AIDS Day-Related Events
World AIDS Day-Related Events
Reflections on 40 Years of HIV virtual exhibit –  David J. Sencer CDC Museum Ongoing
CDC publishes Vital Signs publication on HIV in gay, bisexual, and other MSM November 30, 2021
CDC releases Dear Colleague Letter for domestic audiences and global audiences: World AIDS Day 2021 December 1, 2021
Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) World AIDS Day Virtual Event: register hereexternal icon December 1, 2021, 11:00 AM -12:00 PM EST
National Institutes of Health (NIH) Office of Aids Research (OAR) World AIDS Day 2021 Virtual Eventexternal icon December 1, 2021, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM EST
Let’s Stop HIV Together Instagram Live Chat with Dr. Demetre Daskalakis, Director of CDC’s Division of HIV Prevention December 1, 2021, 1:30 – 2:00 PM EST
2021 World AIDS Day Concertexternal icon – AIDS Healthcare Foundation December 1, 2021
A Day of Impact & Hopeexternal icon – National AIDS Memorial December 1, 2021
U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) Live with Leadership: People, Place, Policy & Science Matterexternal icon featuring:
  • Jonathan Mermin, Director – CDC’s National Center for HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention (NCHHSTP)
  • Laura Cheever, Associate Administrator – HIV/AIDS Bureau, U.S. Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA)

Register hereexternal icon.

December 8, 2021, 3:30 – 4:00 PM EST
Page last reviewed: November 16, 2021