CDUHR EVENTS

AIDS Seminar
Large Community Outbreak of HIV-1 infection Linked to Injection Drug Use of Oxymorphone - Indiana, 2015
Tuesday, September 12, 10:30-11:30am
Dita Broz, PhD, MPH - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
NYU Meyers, 433 First Avenue, Room 760

OTHER EVENTS

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.

Healthy People 2020 Webinar
Diagnosis, Prevention, and Treatment of Syphilis and HIV
Tuesday, August 1, 12:30-2:00pm
Find more information HERE.

CASA Addiction Speaker Series
Battle Behind Bars: Addiction, Incarceration & Strategies Moving Forward
Thursday, August 3, 10:00-11:30am
National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse, 633 3rd Ave, 19th Floor
Register to attend in person HERE, or register for the live webinar HERE.
Find more information HERE.

FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES

Research Infrastructure for Centers Conducting Population Dynamics Science FY 2018 (P2C)
The goal of this FOA is to advance the field of population dynamics research by increasing research impact, innovation, and productivity; developing junior scientists; and maximizing the efficiency of research support.
https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-HD-18-013.html

Limited Competition: Small Research Grant Program for NIAID K01/K08/K23 Recipients (R03)
NIAID announced a program that provides NIAID-supported K01, K08, and K23 recipients with the opportunity to apply for Small Research Grant (R03) support at some point during the final two years of their K award.
https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-17-439.html

NEWS

Last week, the CDC released the latest Monitoring Report. The report provides the most recent data that are available for key indicators that are used to monitor progress on HIV prevention, care, and treatment goals in programs of national significance including: the National HIV/AIDS Strategy (NHAS), Healthy People 2020, and the National Prevention Strategy. Find the full report HERE.

NEW PUBLICATIONS FROM CDUHR-AFFILIATED INVESTIGATORS

Althoff MD, Theall K, Schmidt N, Hembling J, Gebrekristos HT, Thompson MM, Muth SQ, Friedman SR, & Kissinger P (2017) Social support networks and HIV/STI risk behaviors among Latino immigrants in a new receiving environment. AIDS and Behavior, doi: 10.1007/s10461-017-1849-8. Find the abstract on the publisher's website HERE.

Escudero DJ, Lurie MN, Mayer KH, King M, Galea S, Friedman SR, & Marshall BDL (2017) The risk of HIV transmission at each step of the HIV care continuum among people who inject drugs: a modeling study. BMC Public Health, 17, 614. Find the full, open access article on the publisher's website HERE.

Lindsey MA, Brown DR, & Cunningham M (2017) Boys do(n't) cry: addressing the unmet mental health needs of African American boys. American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 87, 377-383. Find the abstract on the publisher's website HERE.

Scheidell JD, Kumar PC, Campion T, Quinn K, Beharie N, McGorray SP, & Khan MR (2017) Child sexual abuse and HIV-related substance use and sexual risk across the life course among males and females. Journal of Child Sexual Abuse, 26, 519-534. Find the abstract on the publisher's website HERE.

CONFERENCES/TRAININGS

NIDA's Clinical Trials Network Half-Day Symposium
Harnessing Policy, Practice, and Research to Address the Opioid Epidemic
September 13 - New York, NY
Find more information and register HERE.

Third Annual Health Disparities Symposium
October 12 - New York, NY
Accepting abstract submissions through August 7
Register for the event HERE, submit an abstract HERE.