Previous SPNS Initiatives

The following are previously funded Special Projects of National Significance (SPNS) Program initiatives and collaborations.


Implementation of Evidence-Informed Behavioral Health Models to Improve HIV Health Outcomes for Black Men Who Have Sex with Men (2018-2021)

Evidence-Informed Approaches to Improving Health Outcomes for People Living with HIV (2018-2021)

Improving Sexually Transmitted Infection Screening and Treatment among People Living with or at Risk of HIV (2018-2021)


Curing Hepatitis C among People of Color Living with HIV (2017-2021)

Improving HIV Health Outcomes through the Coordination of Supportive Employment and Housing Services (2017-2021)


Using Evidence-Informed Interventions to Improve Health Outcomes among People Living with HIV (E2i) (2016-2021)

Jurisdictional Approach to Curing Hepatitis C among HIV/HCV Coinfected People of Color (2016-2019)


Dissemination of Evidence-Informed Interventions to Improve Health Outcomes along the HIV Care Continuum Initiative (2015-2021)

Use of Social Media to Improve Engagement, Retention, and Health Outcomes along the HIV Care Continuum (2015-2019)

Addressing HIV Care and Housing Coordination through Data Integration to Improve Health Outcomes along the HIV Care Continuum (2015-2018)


System-level Workforce Capacity Building for Integrating HIV Primary Care in Community Health Care Settings (2014-2018)

Health Information Technology (HIT) Capacity Building for Monitoring and Improving Health Outcomes along the HIV Care Continuum Initiative (2014-2017)


Culturally-Appropriate Interventions of Outreach, Access, and Retention among Latino(a) Populations (2013-2018)


Building a Medical Home for Multiply Diagnosed HIV-positive Homeless Populations (2012-2017)

Enhancing Engagement and Retention in Quality HIV Care for Transgender Women of Color Initiative (2012-2017)


Systems Linkages and Access to Care for Populations at High Risk of HIV Infection Initiative (2011-2016)


Hepatitis C Treatment Expansion Initiative (2010-2014)


Enhancing Engagement and Retention in Quality HIV Care for Women of Color Initiative (2009-2014)


Enhancing Linkages to HIV Primary Care and Services in Jail Settings Initiative (2007-2012)

Electronic Networks of Care Initiative (2007-2011)


Innovative Methods for Integrating Buprenorphine Opioid Abuse Treatment in HIV Primary Care Initiative (2004-2009)

Outreach, Care, and Prevention to Engage HIV Seropositive Young MSM of Color Initiative (2004-2009)


American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) Initiative (2003-2007)

Prevention with HIV Infected Persons Seen in Primary Care Settings Initiative (2003-2007)

Targeted Peer Support Model Development for Caribbeans Living with HIV Demonstration Project Initiative (2003-2007)


Targeted HIV Outreach and Intervention Model Development and Evaluation for Underserved HIV-Positive Populations Not in Care Initiative (2001-2006)

Demonstration and Evaluation Models that Advance HIV Service Innovation Along the U.S. - Mexico Border Initiative (2001-2005)

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