Factors associated with SARS-CoV-2-related hospital outcomes among and between persons living with and without diagnosed HIV infection in New York State
New publication from CCHRPP faculty published in PLOS One.
Racial and Ethnic Disparities Persist in HIV Diagnoses
While HIV infection rates are declining, a recent study done in partnership with the University shows that racial and ethnic disparities remain in HIV diagnoses among heterosexually active adults in the United States.
Updated tasks and strategic priorities for UAlbany's HIV Center
The Center has updated it's action plan with ongoing tasks and strategies. Despite developing the center during a pandemic, CCHRPP is proud to announce that many tasks have been completed or are now considered ongoing work within the center. Inside the article, anyone can view the details of CCHRPP tasks.
CCHRPP Investigators Look at Racial and Ethnic Disparities in HIV Diagnoses in New CAMP Publication
A new study with CCHRPP investigators calls for focused efforts to lessen persistent racial and ethnic disparities in HIV prevention and treatment in order to achieve the end of the HIV epidemic in the United States. Our study showed that compared to White non-Hispanic heterosexual active adults (HAAs), Black HAAs have a 20-fold higher HIV diagnosis rate and Hispanic HAAs have a 4-fold higher HIV diagnosis rate. Read more at CAMPmodeling.org
Renewed NIH Funding: Continuing our Collaboration with Kazakhstan to Combat HIV
ALBANY, N.Y. (August 6, 2021) - The New York State International Training and Research Program (NYS-ITRP), cooperatively administered by SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University, the UAlbany School of Public Health and the New York State Department of Health, recently received a five-year $1.5 million renewal award from the National Institutes of Health that will allow it to expand research partnerships and training opportunities in Kazakhstan, where HIV infection remains a significant threat to public health.
Zoom Event: Learn more about the New York State Public Health Corps (NYSPHC) Fellowship Program
On September 10, 2021 at 12 p.m. ET (noon), please join us via Zoom to learn more about the New York State Public Health Corps (NYSPHC) Fellowship Program from Loretta Santilli (Director of the Office of Public Health Practice, New York State Department of Health) and Laura Trolio (Director of the NYSPHC Fellowship Program).
Internship Opportunities at the NYSDOH AIDS Institute
Students: Learn more about Fall 2021 internship opportunities at the NYSDOH AIDS Institute and the School of Public Health. Join us for a Zoom session for more information on Friday, July 30 from 12-1 p.m.
Call for Abstracts: New York State Department of Health AIDS Institute's 2021 Ending the Epidemic (ETE) Summit
The New York State Department of Health AIDS Institute's 2021 Ending the Epidemic (ETE) Summit and the 23rd Annual World AIDS Day (WAD) commemoration will be held virtually again this year from November 30-December 2, 2021. Abstracts will be accepted from now through July 30, 2021 at 11:59 pm EST.