OutCast 363: April 28, 2015
A panel discussion to examine a new and controversial HIV prevention tool known as pre-exposure prophylaxis or PrEP, which uses an anti-viral medication, Truvada, to reduce the risk of infection.
Links for this week’s episode
Austin PrEP Access Project
Austin PrEP Accesss Project envisions a future where HIV-prevention medication is readily available for all persons in-need.
- To develop a network of PrEP-knowledgeable doctors and clinics in the Austin area and connect clients to appropriate medical providers
- To help clients navigate the medication access process
- To establish a fund that will be used to satisfy co-pays and deductibles for persons experiencing financial barriers to PrEP
- To provide high quality educational resources about PrEP to the community