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 Publication: Stigma and Human Rights Abuses Against People Who Inject Drugs in Russia – A Qualitative Investigation to Inform Policy and Public Health Strategies (Lunze)

New Grant: Congratulations to Dr. Jennifer Wagman on receiving a NIAAA K01 Award to work with Drs. Jeffrey Samet and Judy Hahn from URBAN ARCH.

Abstract accepted for poster and oral presentation at Society for Leukocyte Biology Annual Meeting 2015: Is liver injury a mechanism of accelerated immune dysfunction (immunosenescence) among ART-naive HIV-infected Russians with a recent history of heavy drinking? (So-Armah et al.)

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