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06/09/2014
Health professionals, advocates and HIV/AIDS scientists who gathered last week in Mystic, CT for the inaugural New England HIV Implementation Science Network all agreed on one thing: more needs to be done. The...
06/09/2014
Dr. Sarah Calabrese has been awarded a K01 Mentored Research Scientist Development Award from the National Institute of Mental Health (K01-MH103080). Her grant, entitled "Intervention to Promote PrEP...
06/09/2014
Research being conducted by Drs. Kimberly Hieftje and Lynn Fiellin, both CIRA affiliates and Co-Principal Investigators on a Women's Health Research at Yale-supported project, was recently featured in the...
05/05/2014
On Monday, June 2, the Research Education Institute for Diverse Scholars (REIDS) program will welcome six new and four returning Fellows to its 2014 Summer Institute. This is the fourth cohort of REIDS...
05/05/2014
In more than 30 U.S. states, there are laws that impose criminal penalties on people living with HIV who potentially expose others to HIV. On May 1, Iowa became one of the first to revise its statutes since...
04/24/2014
A CIRA pilot study has found that despite efforts to eliminate it at the societal level, HIV stigma persists and continues to threaten the health of people living with HIV (PLWH). Ninety-three PLWH completed a...
04/07/2014
Prisoners with HIV fare well with treatment during incarceration, a Yale study has found. The authors write that, with the lack of accessible community resources, prison can be an "opportunity of last resort"...
03/24/2014
Join your colleagues this Thursday, March 27 at Noon as Dr. Philip Chan presents "Implementation of pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) and other HIV prevention initiatives in Rhode Island". All are welcome to...
03/17/2014
Drug overdoses are reportedly on the rise both locally and nationally. Leo Beletsky, a former CIRA postdoctoral fellow and currently an assistant professor with joint appointments in the School of Law and...
03/10/2014
CIRA offers a range of services aimed at assisting CIRA Affiliates in developing new research projects.Consultations with Core staff are available at all stages of the affiliation process. These consultations...