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06/19/17
June 27th Is National HIV Testing Day—Get Tested at Southwest CARE Center

June 27th Is National HIV Testing Day—Get Tested at Southwest CARE Center

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) estimates that there are currently about 1.2 million people in the United States living with HIV. There are close to 50,000 more people who contract the virus each year. And one in eight people who have the human immunodeficiency virus don’t even know it. Which means these people are not getting the medical care they need in order to stay healthy and informed and avoid passing the virus on to others. That’s why it’s so important, why it’s still very importa

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09/08/16
Living Long Term with HIV

Living Long Term with HIV

Dr. Gallant is quoted in in the latest POZ issue. Read the article: Living Long Term with HIV - Thanks to today’s antiretroviral treatment, people with HIV can live longer than ever. But the ultimate goal is to thrive, not just survive. Here, we offer inspiring tips and solutions to help you live your life to the fullest.

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07/13/16
Dr. Gallant co-authors latest review of HIV Therapy

Dr. Gallant co-authors latest review of HIV Therapy

Read the Article: Antiretroviral Drugs for Treatment and Prevention of HIV Infection in Adults - 2016 Recommendations of the International Antiviral Society–USA Panel

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05/20/16
PrEP uptake poised to grow as physicians gain insight, stigmas fade

PrEP uptake poised to grow as physicians gain insight, stigmas fade

“We’re not at the point yet that I think PrEP is having a big public health impact in most places, but I think we could see that happen in the future with greater uptake,” Joel Gallant, MD, MPH, medical director of specialty services at Southwest Care Center in Santa Fe, New Mexico, and past chair of the HIV Medicine Association, told Infectious Disease News.

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03/25/16
SCC’s Diabetes Program Merits American Diabetes Association Recognition

SCC’s Diabetes Program Merits American Diabetes Association Recognition

The American Diabetes Association recently awarded the Southwest CARE Center its prestigious Education Recognition Certificate for SCC’s diabetes self-management education program.

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02/03/16
Heart Yourself—Take Heart Health Awareness Month to Heart

Heart Yourself—Take Heart Health Awareness Month to Heart

The American Heart Association recommends knowing your risk and getting regular checkups. If possible, that means developing a solid relationship with your primary-care physician.

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12/01/15
AID & Comfort Stays True to the Community Even as It Evolves

AID & Comfort Stays True to the Community Even as It Evolves

Even as AID & Comfort grew, and continues to evolve, it has always stayed true to two things: raising money for those who need it, and creating and celebrating community.

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10/21/15
10 Questions

10 Questions

What's the biggest barrier to practicing medicine today? Insurance companies, said Joel Gallant, MD, of the Southwest CARE Center in Santa Fe, NM. That's his answer to just one of the 10 Questions theMedPage Today staff is asking clinicians, researchers, and medical thought leaders to get their personal views on their chosen profession. In this series, we share their uncensored responses.

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10/08/15
Letters to the editor, Oct. 8, 2015

Letters to the editor, Oct. 8, 2015

Dr. Joel Gallant of Southwest CARE Center has written an article featured in the Santa Fe New Mexican. Read more to view the full article.

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04/10/14
Ask Dr. Joel

Ask Dr. Joel

HIV Doctor and Associate Medical Director at Southwest CARE Center

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