Global Health and HIV/AIDS: Cutting Edge Issues for Underserved Populations

About the Institute

This Institute will focus on current knowledge regarding global HIV/AIDS epidemiology, pathogenesis, prevention and treatment, and social context, with a special emphasis on the current debate about treatment for prevention, and a focus on under-served populations.  Particular areas of examination will be women, adolescents, prison populations, men who have sex with men and alcohol/substance use, as well as the contexts of human rights and health disparities.  The Institute will convene a distinguished faculty of leading scholars and practitioners from Brown University and beyond, and use a multidisciplinary team approach to understanding these complex issues in both resource-rich and poor contexts.

Convening Faculty

Susan Cu-Uvin
Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Medicine; Director of Immunology, Miriam Hospital
Director of the Women and AIDS Core for the Center for AIDS Research (CFAR) at Brown University

Abigail Harrison
Assistant Professor (Research), Population Studies & Training Center

Mark Lurie
Assistant Professor of Medical Sciences, Departments of Community Health and Medicine

Application Information

BIARI 2012 is no longer accepting applications. 

Please send questions to: biari@brown.edu.