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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...
02/24/2014
Join your colleagues this Thursday, February 27 at Noon as Dr. Lauretta Grau presents "Findings from the SHERPA Project: A Study of Active IDUs Residing in the Suburban Towns of Southwestern Connecticut". All...
02/10/2014
A primary objective of CIRA is to train the next generation of HIV/AIDS scientists. The Interdisciplinary HIV Prevention Training Program was established in 1999 and provides a unique focus on professional...
01/27/2014
A Yale study led by Frederick Altice, M.D. (senior author) and Jaimie Meyer, M.D. (first author), both of Yale School of Medicine and CIRA affiliates, has uncovered significant gender differences in the...