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!

URBAN ARCH Investigators will be presenting at Research Society on Alcoholism 2018 which is held from June 16-20 in San Diego, CA. Click here for a list of  URBAN ARCH related presentations.

Thank you to all who attended the 2018 URBAN ARCH Annual Meeting. Click here for photos and presentations from the meeting. Next year’s meeting will be held April 9-10, 2019.

New Publication: Alcohol consumption and bone mineral density in people with HIV and substance use disorder: a prospective cohort study (Saitz et al.)

New Publication: Design of a randomized controlled trial of zinc supplementation to improve markers of mortality and HIV disease progression in HIV-positive drinkers in St. Petersburg, Russia (Gnatienko et al.)

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