Meetings, Hearings and Special Events


Wednesday, August 5, 2105 and Thursday, August 6, 2015

The New York State HIV Advisory Body (HAB) will meet on August 5, 2015 at 10:30 a.m. and on August 6, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. at the TRYP Hotel, 345 West 35th Street, New York, New York 10001.

The HAB is an advisory body to the New York State Department of Health AIDS Institute. It is constituted to serve as a forum to draw from the expertise and experiences of consumers, providers and community members to provide advice on service needs, affected populations and emerging issues related to HIV prevention, health care and supportive services throughout New York State. The HAB serves to identify and address prevention and health care needs and gaps of HIV infected/affected populations with an emphasis on linkage, retention and viral suppression.

Advisory Body 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, Integrated Planning Unit at (518) 473-8484.

Thursday, August 6, 2105

The Committee on Health Planning of the Public Health and Health Planning Council will hold a Special Meeting on August 6, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. at the Empire State Plaza, Concourse Level, Meeting Room 6, Albany.

The Public Health and Health Planning Council will hold their Full Council meeting immediately following the Special Health Planning Committee meeting.

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.