CDUHR EVENTS

AIDS Seminar
Ending the Epidemic in New York State: Ending Epidemics, Fighting Stigma, Promoting Health
Tuesday, June 13, 10:30-11:30am
Johanne Morne - Director, New York State AIDS Institute
NYU Meyers, 433 First Avenue, Room 760
Find more information HERE.

Methods Core Presentation
Of MICE* and Missing Data (*Multiple Imputation with Chained Equations)
Wednesday, June 28, 10:00am-12:00pm
Jason Fletcher, PhD - NYU Meyers
NYU Meyers, 433 First Avenue, Room 760
Find more information HERE.

OTHER EVENTS

HIV Center Rounds
Network Interventions for HIV Elimination in the United States
Thursday, June 8, 9:30-11:00am
John Schneider, MD, MPH - University of Chicago
NYS Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Dr, Room 6602
Find more information HERE.

NEWS

AIDS.gov, the official website of the Department of Health & Human Services, which provides information, updates, and resources regarding HIV, has changed its name to HIV.gov.

FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES

Socioeconomic Disparities in Health and Mortality at Older Ages (R01)
The purpose of this FOA is to support studies that identify mechanisms, explanations, and modifiable risk factors underlying recent trends of growing inequalities in morbidity and mortality by income, education, and geographic location at older ages in the United States.
https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-AG-18-011.html

NEW PUBLICATIONS FROM CDUHR-AFFILIATED INVESTIGATORS

Ataiants J, Cohen C, Riley AH, Tellez Lieberman J, Reidy MC, & Chilton M (2017) Unaccompanied children at the United States border, a human rights crisis that can be addressed with policy change. Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health, doi: 10.1007/s10903-017-0577-5. Find the abstract on the publisher's website HERE.

Lankenau SE, Ataiants J, Mohanty S, Schrager S, Iverson E, & Wong CF (2017) Health conditions and motivations for marijuana use among young adult medical marijuana patients and non-patient marijuana users. Drug and Alcohol Review, doi: 10.1111/dar.12534. Find the abstract on the publisher's website HERE.

CONFERENCES/TRAININGS

Training Institute for Dissemination and Implementation Research in Health
August 14-December 1 - Bethesda, MD
A combination of a 4-month online course (six modules with related assignments) between August 14 and November 17, and a 2-day in-person training to be held November 30 and December 1, in Bethesda, MD.
Donna Shelley is available to review applications prior to submission and can help you increase your chances of success. To request a review, please email Dr. Shelley (Donna.Shelley@nyumc.org).
https://www.scgcorp.com/tidirh2017/index.html

INEBRIA 2017 - International Network on Brief Interventions for Alcohol & Other Drugs
Screening and Brief Intervention at the Intersection of Research, Policy, and Practice: Advancing Knowledge and Meeting New Challenges
September 14-15 - New York, NY
https://med.nyu.edu/cme/INEBRIA

JOB/FELLOWSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

The Institute for Sexual and Gender Minority Health and Wellbeing at Northwestern has announced a post-doc opportunity in SGM adolescent health. Please see the full announcement HERE for further information, including details on how to apply.