COVID-19: NORC at the University of Chicago and the BMSM Initiative demonstration sites are working together with the HRSA HIV/AIDS Bureau (HAB) to move the Initiative forward during the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency. Please visit the HAB website for additional information:
Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) Frequently Asked Questions.
The Special Projects of National Significance (SPNS) Program supports the development of innovative models of HIV care and treatment in order to quickly respond to emerging needs of clients served by Ryan White HIV/AIDS Programs. SPNS advances knowledge and skills in the delivery of health care and support services to underserved populations living with HIV. Through its demonstration projects, SPNS evaluates the design, implementation, utilization, cost and health related outcomes of treatment models while promoting the dissemination and replication of successful interventions.
SPNS Program Fact Sheet (PDF)
SPNS Products and CyberSPNS Bulletins
For more information about the SPNS programs, visit the