MAO in the News

Medical Advocacy & Outreach (MAO) has been fortunate to generate much attention from the media over the past 30+ years. Should you see an article about MAO, you are invited to share a copy via e-mail with our Media Relations Specialist. Often, MAO is not aware until articles are shared by supporters or by media contacts.

Enjoy the links to some of the recent articles and media shares about MAO below:


APRIL 2018 ISSUES – River Region Living Magazine (page 24 – Dr. Dill)

Honoring the River Region’s Women of Achievement


MARCH/APRIL/MAY 2018 ISSUE – Alabama Nurse, Vol. 5, Issue 1

Self-care for the New Year by KC Vick, Director of Capacity Building, Medical Advocacy & Outreach (MAO)

Copeland Care Clinic / Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis by Bretia Gordon, PrEP Coordinator


FEBRUARY 8, 2018 – WSFA TV12

HIV awareness conference kicks off in Prattville


FEBRUARY 8, 2018 – AlabamaNews.Net

Breaking Barriers Summit Seeks to Increase HIV and HEP C Awareness


JANUARY/FEBRUARY 2018 ISSUE – VIP Dothan (page 42 and page 43)

MAO Ball



Local organization holds World AIDS Day remembrance ceremony


DECEMBER 2017 ISSUE – VIP Dothan (page 64)

Community Leaders Join MAO for 30th Anniversary Open House in Dothan


DECEMBER 2017 ISSUE – River Region Living (page 48)

Community Leaders Join MAO for 30th Anniversary Open House


OCTOBER 11, 2017 – Congressional Record, Proceedings and Debates of the U.S. Congress



OCTOBER 2017 – River Region Living (page 31)

MAO Celebrates 30 Years with Annual Tread Red Walk and Fun Run


SEPTEMBER 1, 2017 – The Montgomery Advertiser

Patients with HIV, AIDS, served at new MAO Dental Clinic


SEPTEMBER 2017 ISSUE, Published August 13, 2017 – POZ Magazine (page 9)

Outreach in Alabama – MAO Turns 30


JUNE 27, 2017 – WTVY 4

Dothan’s Medical Advocacy and Outreach observes National HIV Testing Day – Article

Dothan’s Medical Advocacy and Outreach observes National HIV Testing Day – Video


JUNE 13, 2017 – Pew Charitable Trust Web Blog, Stateline

Fighting AIDS in the Deep South: Glimmers of Hope


APRIL 2017 ISSUE, Volume V, Issue 11 – The Cornerstone Message, The Official Organ of the M.W. Prince Hall Grand Lodge, F&AM of Alabama ( page 15)

Message form the Grand Medical Registrar, Guest Contributor Marguerite J. Barber-Owens, M.D., Medical Advocacy and Outreach


AUGUST 30, 2016 – Global Partnership for Telehealth

Fifth Annual Alabama Telehealth Summit Names Medical AIDS Outreach of Alabama the “Telehealth Champion of the Year”


MAY 16, 2015 – The Dothan Eagle

HIV/AIDS cases increase in Houston County


NOVEMBER 8, 2014 – NBC TV12

AIDS outreach organization reacts to pastor’s confession


JUNE 24, 2014 –

Medical AIDS Outreach reaching patients in rural Alabama through telemedicine


APRIL 30, 2014 – The Montgomery Advertiser

Alabama AIDS telemedicine program reaches nation’s capital


APRIL 22, 2014 – The Montgomery Advertiser

Rural HIV patients linked to medical care


NOVEMBER 14, 2014 – The Montgomery Advertiser

Montgomery AIDS Outreach opens Distance Learning Center


2013 – NBC TV12

Medical Aids Outreach of AL CEO sees hope for patients, Obamacare


2012 – ABC TV10

AIDS in Alabama put in national spotlight


OCTOBER 9, 2012 – Midtown Montgomery Living

MAO: A Quarter of a Century of Service


July 20, 2012 – The Washington Post

The South is the epicenter of new HIV infections in the United States



Montgomery AIDS Outreach: Providing HIV/AIDS care in rural Alabama


JULY 30, 2008 –

HIV/AIDS Spreading in the Wiregrass