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Providing compassionate and comprehensive health care for persons living with HIV

The 1917 Clinic is the largest HIV health care unit in Alabama and one of the country’s leading HIV clinics. Its mission is to address the needs of patients, their families and significant others, doctors and scientists, and the community in responding to the urgent and unique issues surrounding HIV/AIDS.

FDA approves Pfizer COVID Vaccine

On Aug. 23, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine for the prevention of COVID-19 disease in persons 16 and up.

Interested in Medical Marijuana?

There is a tremendous amount of work to be done BEFORE medical marijuana will be available in in Alabama. The new bill says the Alabama Medical Cannabis Commission must set up the rules to implement the program and allow people to begin applying for licenses by Sept. 1, 2022. We do NOT have any additional information at this time.

UAB has partnered with MediCopy

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Featured Video

UAB Medicine Specialty Care at Dewberry Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony

Watch the ribbon cutting for the new UAB Medicine Specialty Care at Dewberry. Resources and clinics include the Alabama Vaccine Research Clinic, 1917 Clinic, 1917 Dental Clinic, UAB Pharmacy, and the Magic City Wellness Center.

Flu Shots

2021 Seasonal Flu Shots will be available for 1917 Clinic patients beginning Tuesday, September 7, 2021. No appointment is necessary. Walk-ins welcome.

Monday - Thursday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Friday 8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

A yearly flu vaccine is recommended for everyone 6 months and older - even during the COVID-19 pandemic. Getting a flu vaccine every year is the best way to help prevent flu and its serious compliation like hospitalizations.