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04/01/2013
Russia's HIV epidemic is among the fastest growing in the world and injection drug users who often share needles and other supplies are hardest hit. This occurs even though pharmacies are a legal source for...
04/01/2013
Leif Mitchell, Assistant Director of CIRA's Community Research Core, will be a recipient of Yale University's Seton Elm-Ivy Awards which honor people whose efforts support the collaboration of the university...
03/31/2013
CIRA invites anyone who would like to join team "CIRA @ Yale" for the annual AIDS Walk New Haven which kicks off at 2:30 p.m. from the New Haven Green. Just go to http://aidswalknewhaven.org/ to register and...
03/15/2013
Rear Admiral Kenneth G. Castro, M.D., Director, Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, National Center for HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention (NCHHSTP), U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...
03/05/2013
The Interdisciplinary Research Methods Core at CIRA will hold a training workshop on Tuesday, March 19 from 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. to introduce the new online Geographic Information System (GIS)...
02/19/2013
The NIH Public Access Policy ensures that the public has access to the published results of NIH funded research. It requires scientists to submit final peer-reviewed journal manuscripts that arise from NIH...
02/05/2013
A new collaborative study led by Yale, the VA Healthcare System, and the North American Cohort Collaboration supports the accuracy of an index used for predicting mortality as patients with HIV age. The study...
02/01/2013
On April 3, 2013 at 4:00 PM, CIRA will present a screening of the Academy Award® nominated documentary, 'How To Survive A Plague' at the Whitney Humanities Center. A reception will follow with Producer/...
12/11/2012
To further support its affiliates with the statistical analysis of HIV specific studies, CIRA is offering free open office hours with Eugenia Buta, Ph.D., a biostatistician in the Yale Center for Analytical...
11/05/2012
Yale School of Public Health and CIRA welcome Dr. Chris Beyrer as the next speaker for YSPH's Dean's Lecture Series on Thursday, November, 29. Dr. Beyrer is the President-Elect of the International AIDS...
09/21/2012
Since 1998, our international training programs have welcomed 150 fellows from Russia, China, India, Nicaragua, South Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kenya, Malawi, Nigeria and Uganda. CIRA’s ...
08/27/2012
After two years at the center, CIRA bids a fond farewell to one cohort of pre and postdoctoral fellows, while we also welcome four new scholars to our NIMH HIV Prevention Training Program, directed by Drs....
08/27/2012
New research by CIRA scientist, Trace Kershaw, employs the use of smartphones to monitor the flow of information among dozens of people and how this influences health outcomes such as substance abuse and...
08/27/2012
Bridgette Brawner, Ph.D., a 2011 REIDS Scholar, has been invited to present her research entitled "Development of a community-level HIV prevention intervention for Black Philadelphians" to a group being...
07/19/2012
CIRA will be well represented at the XIX International AIDS Conference, taking place July 22-27* in Washington, D.C. This calendar offers information about the sessions in which CIRA affiliates are...
07/02/2012
CIRA invites you to attend a special satellite session HIV in Corrections and Beyond: Progress and Challenges at the International AIDS Conference in Washington, D.C. This session will highlight the critical...
06/13/2012
The Research Education Institute for Diverse Scholars (REIDS) program recently welcomed five new and three returning Fellows to its 2012 Summer Institute. The program was designed to meet the challenges...
05/21/2012
CIRA is pleased to announce that 14 new affiliates have recently brought their individual expertise to the Center, further expanding the diversity of knowledge of our research network. We look forward to the...
05/11/2012
The Yale School of Public Health (YSPH) recently announced that CIRA Scientist, Robert Dubrow, has been selected by the Class of 2012 as Teacher of the Year.The YSPH graduating class selected Dr. Dubrow for...
04/18/2012
CIRA is pleased to welcome Dr. Damir Bikmukhametov to speak as part of its 2012 Visiting International Scholar Seminar Series. The talk, titled Hesitancy To Provide Medical Care to HIV Positive Patients: A...
04/10/2012
Effective April 1, 2012, Dr. Nathan Hansen, a clinical psychologist and an Assistant Professor in the Division of Prevention and Community Research of the Department of Psychiatry at Yale School of Medicine,...
04/02/2012
CIRA presents its free eHealth and Behavioral Economics for HIV Prevention and Treatment conference. Organized into two half-day sessions, this conference will cover recent theory and research in both domains...
03/22/2012
The NIH Public Access Policy requires:Scientists submit final peer-reviewed journal manuscripts that arise from NIH funds to the digital archive, PubMed Central, upon acceptance for publication; andPapers are...
03/02/2012
"After 5 Research Schmooze," a speed-dating-style networking event, was held for CIRA and the Center for Health, Intervention, and Prevention (CHIP) investigators Wednesday, Feb. 15th, to afford them a chance...
02/16/2012
The Research Education Institute for Diverse Scholars (REIDS) is searching for five candidates at the post-doctoral or junior faculty level to participate in a unique two-year mentored research program. Apply...