Meetings, Hearings and Special Events

August 2014

Wednesday August 6, 2014 & Thursday August 7, 2014

The New York State HIV Prevention Planning Group (PPG) will meet on August 6, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. and on August 7, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. at the Hilton Albany, 40 Lodge Street, Albany, New York.

The PPG assists the New York State Department of Health AIDS Institute in identifying priority jurisdictional HIV/AIDS prevention needs and in planning culturally appropriate, scientifically sound HIV prevention services that address those needs at the community level. Planning Group members represent all geographical areas of the State, and all walks of life. They include HIV-infected individuals, others who have been or may be affected by the epidemic, as well as HIV/AIDS service providers, technical experts, and representatives of government agencies.

Anyone seeking further information or wishing to register to attend the meeting should contact the New York State Department of Health, AIDS Institute, Division of Prevention, Prevention Planning Unit at (518) 473-8484.

Thursday, August 7, 2014

The Public Health and Health Planning Council will hold a meeting on Thursday, August 7, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. at the Empire State Plaza, Concourse Level, MeetingRoom 6, Albany.

For questions about accessibility or to request accommodations please contact Colleen Leonard at (518) 402-0964 or e-mail Please provide as much advance notice as possible to allow us to provide optimal access.