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.


New Grant: Congratulations to Dr. Bulat Idrisov from Russia on receiving a NIDA INVEST Fellowship to work under the mentorship of Dr. Jeffrey Samet in Boston.

New Publication: Development and Validation of the East Africa Alcohol Expectancy Scale (AFEXS)

New Publication: Comparison of Traditional and Novel Self-Report Measures to an Alcohol Biomarker for Quantifying Alcohol Consumption Among HIV-Infected Adults in Sub-Saharan Africa

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