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!
New Grant: Congratulations to Dr. Sabrina Assoumou on receiving funding for a R23 grant which will use the ADAPT-ITT framework to modify strengths-based case management (SBCM) to address the needs of PWID aged 18 to 30 tested for HCV and HIV at a detoxification center.
New Publication: Alcohol Use and Unprotected Sex Among HIV-Infected Ugandan Adults: Findings from an Event-Level Study (Woolf-King et al.)
Abstract accepted for a poster presentation at the College on Problems of Drug Dependence (CPDD) 2018: Recent cannabis use and advanced liver fibrosis among HIV-infected heavy drinkers (Fuster et al.)
New Publication: Depression and smoking characteristics among HIV-positive smokers in Russia: A cross-sectional study (Lasser et al.)
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