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Gay Male Immigrants May be at High Risk of HIV Infection Due to Stigma

A recent study addressing the gay male migrant community shows that structural stigma may put this intersectional population at a higher risk of HIV exposure.

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CIRA Welcomes New Assistant Director for the Community Research and Implementation Core (CRI) Core

CIRA is pleased to introduce the new Assistant Director of our Community Research and Implementation Core (CRI), Mr. Daniel Davidson, who will join CIRA's research support team on October 23, 2017. Daniel worked in the communications and media field before and while completing an MPH and MSW dual...

Why are straight black women in Philly at high risk of HIV? Map offers clues

Here's a lingering public health mystery: Heterosexual black women in Philadelphia are at higher risk of contracting HIV than their white counterparts. But no one can yet say exactly why - or how to fix the problem. It's probably not behavior: Studies indicate that African American women have fewer...