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HOPES Employee of the Month – Robert Harding

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Robert has been with HOPES for just over 4 years as part of the Harm Reduction an Outreach Team. His role is to act as a bridge in the community, providing rapid HIV and hepatitis C testing, along with outreach and counseling on harm reduction. “We provide people with the…

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Early Treatment Clears HIV in 2nd Baby

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Via the New York Times: BOSTON — When scientists made the stunning announcement last year that a baby born with H.I.V. had apparently been cured through aggressive drug treatment just 30 hours after birth, there was immediate skepticism that the child had been infected in the first place. But on Wednesday, the…

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Grant allows University to create externship position with HOPES

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Via the University of Nevada Reno Newsroom: RENO, Nev. – The University of Nevada, Reno’s Department of Psychology received the Graduate Psychology Education Program Grant last year, which allowed the University to develop an externship program at the Northern Nevada HOPES clinic. The psychology department and the clinic observe the externship program during National Woman and…

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Transforming Healthcare in our Community

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To everyone in our community who made this past year possible – patients, volunteers, providers, hospitals, and community based organizations – thank you so much for your ongoing support of Northern Nevada HOPES. We hope you enjoy our 2013 Annual Report. You helped us accomplish so much this past year, and we’re…

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HOPES Employee of the Month – Ivan Trigueros

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Ivan has been with HOPES for 2 1/2 years and is the the Social Services Coordinator. He assists in the coordination of the department including daily activities, case management services and client services. His favorite part of his job: “Being able to assist clients and meet their needs. Each year,…

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Syphilis on the Rise in Reno

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A recent syphilis outbreak in Washoe County has more than doubled the number of syphilis cases in just one year. Syphilis is a sexually transmitted infection that can spread from oral, genital, and anal sores. How to protect yourself: First, make sure to get tested – a simple shot of…

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