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CDUHR Weekly Update - June 3, 2019


NYC Epidemiology & Drug Trend Briefing
Assessing and Mitigating Risk: Exposure to Fentanyl in New York City
Michelle Nolan, MPH; Alex Harocopos, PhD; & Tino Fuentes
Monday, June 10, 4:30-6:00pm
726 Broadway, Room 701
Find more information and register HERE

AIDS Seminar
Psychosocial Resources and Management of Chronic Disease
Tracey Wilson, PhD - SUNY Downstate
Tuesday, June 11, 10:30-11:30am
715 Broadway, Floor 12, Room 1221
Find more information HERE


HIV Center Rounds
Group Sex and Sexual Risk: Findings from the Amsterdam Gay Men Cohort Study
Justin Knox, PhD, MPH - Columbia University
Rectal Microbicides: How Acceptability Research Influenced Product Development
Rebecca Giguere, MPH - Columbia University
Thursday, June 6, 9:30-11:00am
NYS Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Dr, Room 6602
Find more information HERE

HIV Center Grand Rounds
HIV Cure Research: Concepts and Complications
Serena Spuich, MD, MA - Yale University
Thursday, June 13, 9:30-11:00am
HIV Cure Research: Ethical Conundrums
Gail Henderson, PhD - University of North Carolina
Thursday, June 13, 11:00-1:00pm
NYS Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Dr, Room 6602
Find more information HERE, and RSVP HERE


National Drug Early Warning System Coordinating Center (U01 Clinical Trial Optional)
This FOA seeks applications for a single Coordinating Center to support novel data acquisition strategies, data harmonization, analysis and dissemination activities on emerging and current drug abuse trends across the United States.


Goedel WC, King MRF, Lurie MN, Galea S, Townsend JP, Galvani AP, Friedman SR, & Marshall BDL (2019) Implementation of syringe services programs to prevent rapid human immunodeficiency virus transmission in rural counties in the United States: a modeling study. Clinical Infectious Diseases, doi: 10.1093/cid/ciz321. Find the abstract on the publisher's website HERE.

Landers S & Kapadia F (2019) 50 years after Stonewall, the LGBTQ health movement embodies empowerment, expertise, and energy. American Journal of Public Health, 109, 849-850. Find the editorial on the publisher's website HERE.


Training Institute for Dissemination and Implementation Research in Health (TIDIRH)
September 2019 - January 2020
Combination of a 5-month online course (six webinar sessions with related assignments) a 2-day in-person training that address this gap by understanding how best to ensure that evidence-based strategies to improve health and prevent disease are effectively delivered in clinical and public health practice.

Annual Conference on the Science of Dissemination and Implementation in Health
December 4-6 - Arlington, VA
Abstracts are being accepted through July 16


The NYU Silver School of Social Work seeks a part-time or full-time HIV Peer Health Coach Research Coordinator who will support research study participants in HIV-related health care decisions for a NIDA-funded research project entitled “Using MOST to optimize an HIV care continuum intervention for vulnerable populations,” with the field name “Heart to Heart 2.” Find the full announcement HERE.

Loyola Marymount University's Psychology Applied Research Center has an opening for a Postdoc Fellow to work on a newly-funded Tobacco-Related Disease Research Program grant. Find the full announcement HERE.