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09/27/2018
Dr. Theresa Tam (center), the Chief Public Health Officer of Canada, stopped by the Yale School of Public Health on Friday en route to Washington, D.C., to discuss the opioid epidemic in the United States as...
09/18/2018
On September 1, 2018, Trace Kerhsaw, PhD assumed the Development Core Director role, replacing Linda Niccolai, PhD. Donna Spiegelman, ScD became the new Director of the Interdisciplinary Research Methods (IRM...
09/16/2018
An HIV outbreak among people who inject drugs in Indiana from 2011 to 2015 could have been avoided if the state's top health and elected officials had acted sooner on warnings, a new study by the Yale School...
09/03/2018
Former REIDS Scholar, J. Alexis Abrams, Ph.D., an Assistant Professor at University of Maryland, Baltimore County, was a recent grant awardee as part of a newly developed research program at Fogarty...
09/02/2018
A coalition of racial justice, HIV, and criminal justice organizations and networks have come together to issue this Call to Action in support of an HIV criminal law reform movement that is grounded in racial...
09/02/2018
In a study, a new HIV drug reduced viral replication and increased immune cells in individuals with advanced, drug-resistant HIV infection. Used in combination with existing HIV medications, the drug is a...
08/31/2018
Former South African president Nelson Mandela once emphasized that the war against AIDS could not be won without confronting the country’s tuberculosis epidemic. For the last 16 years, a group of Yale...
08/12/2018
Extended-release naltrexone - an injection that decreases heavy drinking in the general population when taken in conjunction with counseling - appears to help HIV-positive individuals reduce their number of...
08/12/2018
Through the President's Emergency Fund for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), the United States contributed over $248 million to programs in Kenya between 2004 and 2014, and at the same time, the incidence of child...
07/19/2018
CIRA and the Yale School of Public Health recently welcomed eight junior faculty from around the U.S. for the annual Summer Institute sponsored by the Research Education Institute for Diverse Scholars (REIDS...