Press Releases

2017

Statement on Jim Graham, Former Longtime Executive Director of Whitman-Walker Clinic, Passing (6/15/17)

2016

First-of-Its-Kind, Whitman-Walker Health and HRC Release ‘Safer Sex for Trans Bodies’ Guide (8/23/16)

Devin Barrington-Ward Joins Whitman-Walker as new Director of Communications (8/18/16)

Statement on Proposed Decision on Medicare Coverage of Gender Affirming Surgery (6/3/16)

Elizabeth Taylor Medical Center Project Wins Support of D.C. Historic Preservation Review Board (6/3/16)

Statement on Final Federal Rule to Expand Protections against Sex Discrimination in Health Care (5/13/16)

Whitman-Walker Health Center Earns Gold LEED Certification (3/1/16)

Statement on Health Department Interim HIV/AIDS Surveillance Report (2/2/16)

Whitman-Walker Statement on Landmark DC LGBT Health Legislation (2/2/16)

Architect Selected for Elizabeth Taylor Medical Center Redevelopment (1/13/16)

2015

Whitman-Walker Comment on Updated FDA Blood Donor Deferral Policy (12/21/15)

Statement on Transgender Day of Remembrance (11/19/15) 

Results of PrEP Study Conducted at Whitman-Walker Published in Medical Journal (11/16/15)

Danny Pintauro and Dázon Dixon Diallo to Receive Courage Awards at Walk to End HIV (10/14/15)

Whitman-Walker Health Awarded $25,000 from Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation (10/7/15)

Call for More to Consider PrEP on National Gay Men’s HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (9/25/15)

New Cancer Partnership and Mautner Project Honorees Announced (9/22/15)

Walk to End HIV Launches “Superheroes Don’t Fly, They Walk” Campaign (9/9/15)

Statement on New Proposed HHS Rule to Expand Protections Against Sex Discrimination in Health Care (9/3/15)  

Statement on National HIV/AIDS Strategy Update (7/30/15)

Statement on Annual Health Department Surveillance Report (6/30/15)

Statement on Supreme Court Marriage Ruling (6/26/15)

Statement on King v. Burwell (6/25/15)

New Safer Sex Guide Released (6/8/15)

Agreement Reached in Future of Elizabeth Taylor Medical Center (6/4/15)

Whitman-Walker Opens New Health Center at 1525 14th Street NW to Patients (5/18/15)

Metro TeenAIDS Joins Whitman-Walker Health (2/2/15)

2014

Asylum Secured for Prominent Transgender Ugandan Activist (10/7/14)

Statement on National Gay Men’s HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (9/26/14)

“The Finish Line.” The Walk to End HIV Launches Ad Campaign (9/15/14)

AIDS Walk Washington Becomes The Walk to End HIV (6/25/14)

WWH Comment on Medicare Transgender Ruling (5/30/14)

Whitman-Walker To Honor Solicitor General at “Going the Extra Mile” (5/12/14)

Jeffrey Crowley To Be Honored at “Be the Care” (3/25/14)

Shawn Jain Joins Whitman-Walker as Director of Communications (3/24/14)

WWH Applauds Amy Nelson, 2014 SHEROES Award Winner (3/20/14)

WWH Applauds City Support of Transgender Health Care (2/25/14)

WWH Announces New Board Chair and Officers (2/25/14)

Whitman-Walker Health to Observe National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (2/3/14)