2018 Awardees



Jaclyn Hughto, PhD, MPH is a Investigator in the Department of Epidemiology at the Brown University School of Public Health.  She is funded for her Initial AIDS Research project on Examing Multilevel Factors Associated with Entry into and Engagement in the HIV Prevention and Care Continuum for Transgender Adults in Massachusetts and Rhode Island.  Her CFAR mentor is Matthew Mimiaga.

William Evan Johnson, PhD is an Associate Professor in the Department of Computational Biology at the Boston University School of Medicine.  He is funded for his collaborative project on Impact of TB and HIV co-infection on host and microbial gene expression in the upper airway.  His CFAR Collaborator is Jerrold Ellner.

Lawrence Were, PhD, is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Health Sciences in the Boston University College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences (Sargent College). Heis funded for hisInitial AIDS Research project on a Insurance Status and Health Outcomes among HIV and HIV/TB co-infected Persons in Kenya.  His CFAR mentor is Omar Galarraga.