CDUHR EVENTS

AIDS Seminars will return Tuesday, September 12

OTHER EVENTS

Healthy People 2020 Webinar
Who’s Leading the Leading Health Indicators? Social Determinants
Thursday, July 20, 12:00-1:00pm
Find more information and register HERE.

ICAP Grand Rounds Webinar
HIV and Non-Communicable Diseases: Strengthening Health Systems to Provide Integrated Chronic Care Services
Tuesday, August 1, 9:00am
Miriam Rabkin, MD, MPH - Columbia University
Find more information HERE.

NEWS

World Hepatitis Day is Friday, July 28. Hep Free NYC has compiled a list of ways you can get involved to raise awareness of the global burden of viral hepatitis. Find the list HERE.

FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES

The NIH Common Fund will hold pre-application interactive Q&A webinars for funding opportunities for the High-Risk, High-Reward Research program. NIH staff will discuss the funding opportunities and answer questions from prospective applicants. Preregistration for the webinar is required. Participation in the webinars is optional.
Pioneer Award (RFA-RM-17-005)
New Innovator (RFA-RM-17-006)
Transformative Research (RFA-RM-17-007)
Early Independence (RFA-RM-17-008)

NEW PUBLICATIONS FROM CDUHR-AFFILIATED INVESTIGATORS

Jefferson KA, Kersanske LS, Wolfe ME, Braunstein SL, Haardorfer R, Des Jarlais DC, Campbell ANC, & Cooper HLF (2017) Place-based predictors of HIV viral suppression and durable suppression among men who have sex with men in New York City. AIDS and Behavior, doi: 10.1007/s10461-017-1810-x. Find the abstract on the publisher's website HERE.

Linton SL, Cooper HL, Kelley ME, Karnes CC, Ross Z, Wolfe ME, Friedman SR, Des Jarlais DC, Semaan S, Tempalski B, Sionean C, DiNenno E, Wejnert C, & Paz-Bailey G, for the National HIV Behavioral Surveillance Study Group (2017) Cross-sectional association between ZIP code-level gentrification and homelessness among a large community-based sample of people who inject drugs in 19 US cities. BMJ Open, 7, e013823. Find the full, open access article on the publisher's website HERE.

Scheidell JD, Quinn K, McGorray SP, Frueh BC, Beharie NN, Cottler LB, & Khan MR (2017) Childhood traumatic experiences and the association with marijuana and cocaine use in adolescence through adulthood. Addiction, doi: 10.1111/add.13921. Find the abstract on the publisher's website HERE.

CONFERENCES/TRAININGS

Third Annual Health Disparities Symposium
October 12 - New York, NY
Accepting abstract submissions through August 7
Find more information HERE.

JOB/FELLOWSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

The American Public Health Association is looking for candidates with strong public health credentials and an interest in serving as a staff person in the U.S. Congress for their APHA Public Health Fellowship in Government. Find more information HERE.