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HIV/AIDS Resources

HIV/AIDS Web Resources
An NLM HIV AIDS web resource with multiple links to Clinical Trials, AIDS info, MedlinePlus, PubMed, PH Partners and more.

HIV AIDS Information Portal
A consolidated, single point of access to basic NLM and NIH HIV AIDS sources and topics.

HIV AIDS Information, Mobile Resources
Access to numerous mobile sites and apps, English and Spanish from AIDSInfo, NLM, CDC, NIH, etc.

AIDSInfo Glossary of Apps
Access to downloadable apps from AIDSInfo

AEGIS: AIDS Education Global Information System
AEGIS is a non-profit, user-supported service containing, "the largest HIV knowledge base in the world." Contains a powerful search engine for locating scientific abstracts, news from major wireservices and articles written by persons living with HIV.

AIDS Education and Training Centers National Resource Center (AETC NRC)
This website gives information on finding AIDS Education and Training Centers around the country, introduces new AIDS Education initiatives, and offers clinicians information on new drugs.

AIDS Info HIV/AIDS Information
This site, a Service of DHHS, includes numerous components with HIV/AIDS information treatment and prevention and research.

AIDSinfo Mobile-Index

Glossary

AIDS Resource Center
A resource guide which includes medical news, FAQs and other related information.

AIDS Treatment Data Network
Provides patient information on opportunistic infections, treatments, and advocacy.

American College Health Association
This site takes you to a list of links that are relevant to HIV/AIDS.

Being Alive / San Diego
General AIDS/HIV Resource for patients in the San Diego area.

Caring for Someone with AIDS at Home
Information for home caregivers from the Center for Disease Control (CDC) on the basics of care giving and how to protect themselves, provide emotional support, guard against infections and more. Includes an AIDS glossary.

CDC: HIV/AIDS Resources
More information from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - National Center for HIV, STD and TB Prevention, Divisions of HIV/AIDS Prevention.

CDC National Prevention Information Network
(formerly the National AIDS Clearinghouse) From the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Centers For Disease Control
Clearing house for educational information (mostly provided free). Also gook links to other sites. Extensive database on research, statistics, MMWR, and clinical trial information.

Centers for Disease Control (CDC) HIV AIDS Direct Links
This valuable site includes an A to Z list of information on HIV AIDS conditions and studies.

Critical Path AIDS Project--AIDS Treatment Information
The Critical Path AIDS Project was founded by people with HIV/AIDS to provide treatment, resource, and prevention information in wide-ranging levels of detail--for researchers, service providers, treatment activists -- but, first and foremost, for other people with HIV/AIDS who often find themselves in urgent need of information quickly and painlessly.

Gay Men's Health Crisis
Provides "fact sheets" on opportunistic infections and current antiretroviral treatments.

Healthy Roads Media
This site has created a number of new free health materials. There is a set of HIV/AIDS
materials in English and French, made possible with the support of the Specialized Information Services Division of theNational Library of Medicine. These short informative education programs on HIV AIDS include disease description, prevention and treatment.

HIV/AIDS
Database from Partners in Information Access for the Public Health Workforce. The links include Associations and Organizations | Discussion and E-mail Lists | Grants and Funding | Health Data Tools and Statistics | Health Promotion and Health Education | Legislation and Policy | Literature and Guidelines

HIV InSite
AIDS Information resource from the University of California San Francisco.

HIV AIDS ITunes and IPad Apps Links
AIDSinfo Glossary 

JAMA and Archives, HIV/AIDS
This site features various journal articles that cover a range of topics about HIV/AIDS.

Johns Hopkins AIDS Service
Provides the latest on medical treatments & clinical trials, publications available, AIDS conferences & events, and more.

Kaiser Family Foundation
Provices fact sheets for patients on treatments, opportunistic infections and other related information.

Medibolics
Information related to AIDS Wasting Syndrome and use of nutrition, steroids, and supplements in managing it. Includes interesting information about Crix-belly and suggestions on how to deal with it.

Medline Plus
Medline offers a dictionary definition of AIDS and offers links to tutorials about different aspects of the disease-such as alternative therapy and disease management-and is also available in Spanish.

Medscape HIV/AIDS
This website offers easy access to information about resource centers, news, journals, and information from the industry.

National Institutes of Health
Provides information on HIV/AIDS, links to other government health agencies.

National Library of Medicine
Good link page to other sites. Provides clinical information, summaries of published research, extensive database for information searches.

Office of Alternative Medicine, NIH
Provides information on alternative treatments such as herbal remedies. Can order material for small fee.

A Positive Life
This site offers information about HIV, treating and living with HIV, and information for caregivers and ASOs (AIDS Service Organizations)

Project Inform
Provides patient information on treatments, therapies, and clinical trials. Has "what's hot" section covering latest treatments and developments in antiretroviral treatments. Produces many "position papers" for patients.

The Body
Provides information on treatments for AIDS related infections and antiretroviral therapies

UCSD AIDS Research Institute
The ARI is a research facility within UCSD; their website offers a chance for community members to donate to the research cause and also offers links to different AIDS affiliates around the country.

UCSD- Owen Clinic Information Resources
This link provides access to the University of California San Diego direct health information resources available through the Owen Clinic for HIV AIDS. There is a Complementary Medicine component, which includes information on multidisciplinary modalities of treatment including herbs, nutrition, life style, vitamins, drug interactions, etc.

La SIDA (AIDS) Bookmarks in Español(Spanish)

PlaneTree en Español

CDC National AIDS Hotline / La Línea Nacional del SIDA de los CDC VIH y SIDA

HIV | InSite | Hojas informativas

Clinical, Treatment and Research Databases

Adult AIDS Clinical Trials Group Home Page
The mission of the AIDS Clinical Trials Group (ACTG) Integrated Data System (IDS) is to support the ACTG Network through the effective use of internet technology to provide timely and valuable information to our global users, including: HIV/AIDS research networks, clinical research sites, pharmaceutical companies, laboratories, data management center, investigators, community members, and other organizations. The IDS is comprised of the public and member websites and a portal.

Community Programs For Clinical Research on AIDS
The Community Programs for Clinical Research on AIDS (CPCRA) is an experienced community-based clinical trials network whose main goal is to obtain evidence to properly inform healthcare providers and people living with HIV on the most appropriate use of available HIV therapies in diverse populations across the spectrum of HIV diseases...

FDA: HIV AIDS OSHI Index
Produced by the Food and Drug Administration's Office of Special Health Issues

HIV and Its Treatment: What You Should Know
From the AIDSinfo Information Service, this document describes established and new treatment options.

MedWeb: Biomedical Internet Resources
Provides clinical information on point of care, published evidence, and reviews.

Nat'l Inst of Allergy and Infectious Disease: Div of AIDS
The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) conducts and supports basic and applied research to better understand, treat, and ultimately prevent infectious, immunologic, and allergic diseases. For more than 60 years, NIAID research has led to new therapies, vaccines, diagnostic tests, and other technologies that have improved the health of millions of people in the United States and around the world.

Office of Minority Health, Minority HIV/AIDS Initiative
The Office of Minority Health (OMH) was created in 1986 and is one of the most significant outcomes of the 1985 Secretary's Task Force Report on Black and Minority Health. The Office is dedicated to improving the health of racial and ethnic minority populations through the development of health policies and programs that will help eliminate health disparities. OMH programs address disease prevention, health promotion, risk reduction, healthier lifestyle choices, use of health care services, and barriers to health care.

National Association of People with Aids (NAPWA)
NAPWA advocates for the lives and dignity of all people living with HIV/AIDS, especially the more than a million Americans who live with it today. NAPWA provides funding for public awareness programs, testing, treatment, and support services. They also educate legislators and policy makers about other issues people with HIV often have to live with – housing insecurity, substance abuse, poverty, homophobia, stigma.

The NAMES Project Foundation: The AIDS Memorial Quilt
Founded in 1987, The AIDS Memorial Quilt is a poignant memorial, a powerful tool for use in preventing new HIV infections, and the largest ongoing community arts project in the world. The web site includes information about The NAMES Project Foundation, a guide to making panels for The Quilt, interesting facts about The Quilt, a look at its history and more...

Pediatric AIDS Clinical Trials Group Home Page
The Pediatric AIDS Clinical Trials Group (PACTG) is the preeminent organization in the world for evaluating treatments for HIV-infected children and adolescents, and for developing new approaches for the interruption of mother-to-infant transmission.

The HIV/AIDS Ministries Network
The United Methodist Church has been responding to the HIV/AIDS crisis since the early 1980s. The General Board of Global Ministries has responded to the HIV/AIDS crisis through programs of awareness, care, and support.
HIV/AIDS Medical Indexes and Directories

Project Inform Home Page - HIV / AIDS Treatment Information and Advocacy
HIV treatment organization providing a free nationwide treatment hotline, as well as local and national educational meetings.

HIV/AIDS Forums and Support Groups:

Women Organized to Respond to Life Threatening Disease
We offer a variety of services, a few which are specific to women in the Bay Area and others that are inclusive of women throughout the state. 

HIV/AIDS Medical News and Newsletters

Reuters Health Information Services
Reuters Health provides daily breaking news coverage of the global pharmaceutical, medical and consumer health sectors. Select "Medical News" and then use the search field to look for news on AIDS, etc.

HSLS Medical & Scientific News Resources
Providing news and announcements in resources like newsletters, lectures, and more.

CNN - Health
CNN.com is among the world's leaders in online news and information delivery. CNN.com features the latest multimedia technologies, from live video streaming to audio packages to searchable archives of news features and background information.

AIDS Treatment News
Bog and current news on AIDS.

A&U America's AIDS Magazine Online
Artistic, literary, creative and cultural responses to the AIDS crisis.

HIV/AIDS Blog Center: Perspectives From the HIV/AIDS Community
Favorite columnists on AIDS topics selected by The Body.com

Digital Materials Registry

APA Style Aid

Zotero
[zoh-TAIR-oh] is a free, easy-to-use tool to help you collect, organize, cite, and share your research sources. It lives right where you do your work—in the web browser itself. You can download this Free software to build and store your bibliography.

Mendeley

Guides for Preparing Dissertations

Ibid. and op. cit.
Meaning and use of these citation symbols

Faculty Scholarly Publications

Capstone Doctoral Projects

Student Research Papers

Recommended Articles by Faculty

Grey Literature- Reports & Proceedings of Meetings

Release or Op-Out forms

Pacific College of Oriental Medicine Library - Other Libraries

Local Libraries

San Diego County Library
San Diego Public Library
San Diego State University Library
San Diego Community College Libraries
University of California San Diego (UCSD)
Melvyl - Catalog of University of California Libraries
The Circuit Libraries: San Diego Library Consortium
University of San Diego: Copley Library (USD)

 

National Libraries

Library of Congress
National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health
National Library of Agriculture

 

Libraries with Complementary Medicine Links

Bastyr University
Massachusetts Health Library Network
NESA Library
University of Pittsburgh
University of Pittsburgh - Alternative Medicine Webpage
SPIRAL

 

International Libraries

China
Institute of Information on Traditional Chinese Medicine (IITCM),
China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences (CACMS)

IITCM is one of the 14 major operating components of the CACMS. IITCM publishes Chinese Journal of Information on TCM, China Medical Abstracts – TCM, and International Journal of TCM.
Institute of Information on Traditional Chinese Medicine (IITCM), China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences (CACMS) In Chinese Language
China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences Library-CACMS Library
The library of CACMS has the largest and most extensive collection of books and journals on TCM in the country, among which over 20,000 volumes of books are rare and precious editions.
Traditional Chinese Medicine Database System
The Traditional Chinese Medicine Database System has been set up by the Institute of Information on Traditional Chinese Medicine, China Academy of Chinese Medical Science since 1984.
Information Service from IITCM
Contact: Institute of Information on Traditional Chinese Medicine,
China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences
Address: No.16 Nanxiaojie, Dongzhimen nei, Beijing 100700 P.R.China
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TCM Professional Organizations

Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM)
7501 Greenway Center Drive, Suite 820
Greenbelt, MD 20770
Telephone (301) 313-0855
Fax (301) 313-0912

American Association of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (AAAOM)
909 22nd Street
Sacramento, CA 95816
Telephone (916) 443-4770
Fax (916) 443-4766
Toll Free: 866-455-7999
E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Mailing Address:
P. O. Box 162340
Sacramento, CA 95816

California State Acupuncture Board
444 N. 3rd Street, Suite 260
Sacramento, CA 95814
Telephone (916) 445-3021
Fax (916) 445-3015

California State Oriental Medical Association
2710 X Street, Suite 2A
Sacramento, CA 95818
Telephone (800) 477-4564

Council of Colleges of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (CCAOM)
7501 Greenway Center Drive, Suite 820
Greenbelt, MD 20770
Telephone (301) 313-0868
Fax (301) 313-0869

National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM)
11 Canal Center Plaza, Suite 300
Alexandria, VA 22314
Telephone (703) 548-9004
Fax (703) 548-9079

NCCAOM Directory of Diplomates