URBAN ARCH, a member of the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) CHAART (Consortiums for HIV/AIDS and Alcohol Research Translation) initiative, conducts and disseminates interdisciplinary research aimed at understanding how alcohol use impacts people affected by HIV and develops interventions to reduce alcohol use and alcohol and HIV-related consequences in this population.


Check out the latest issue of the quarterly URBAN ARCH Newsletter!

Job Postings: Boston ARCH is hiring a Project Manager and Research Assistants to join their team!

Symposium accepted at Research Society on Alcoholism (RSA) 2017: “Use of biomarkers to advance alcohol and HIV research.” Jeffrey Samet and Kendall Bryant are organizing the symposium, and Kaku So-Armah and Theresa Kim will present on Russia ARCH and Boston ARCH data respectively.

New RFA: The CFAR Developmental Grants Program is now accepting applications for Spring 2017. Applications are due by April 3.

New publication: Phosphatidylethanol confirmed alcohol use among ART-naïve HIV-infected persons who denied consumption in rural Uganda (Muyindike)

New publication: The formation, elimination, interpretation, and future research needs of Phosphatidylethanol for research studies and clinical practice (Hahn)


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