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. Karsten Lunze on receiving funding for an R00 which will investigate the role of double stigma related to HIV & substance use among HIV-infected people with addictions and its relations to health and health care.
New Grant: Congratulations to Drs. Christine Cheng and Andy Henderson on receiving funding for an R61 which will address how opioid abuse alters the immune response in HIV patients and with this can directly contribute to hidden reservoirs of HIV.
Job Posting: Boston ARCH is hiring a Project Coordinator to join their team!
Congratulations to Marina Vetrova for being selected as a 2018 NIDA INVEST Postdoctoral Research Fellow.
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