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For Immediate Release:
February 21, 2013
Media Contact:
Rene Diaz


Free HIV testing at Miami-Dade Metrorail stations during the 'Take the Train...Take the Test' event

(MIAMI, FL) - In observance of National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness and Black History Month, the Miami-Dade County Health Department has partnered with Miami-Dade Transit and 3-1-1 to offer free HIV testing to the public on Thursday, February 28, 2013. The free HIV testing event “Take the TRAIN…Take the TEST” is from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the following Metrorail stations:

The event is free and open to the public, with HIV test results available in as little as 20 minutes. Counseling will also be available on-site.

For more information, please call 3-1-1 or visit: For information about additional testing sites, contact 1-800-352-2437 (English), 1-800-545-7432 (Spanish) or 1-800-243-7101 (Creole).