CDUHR Symposium - Drug Use and STIs: Integrating Surveillance, Research, and Care

June 23
10am-4pm

Online

Hosted by the Center for Drug Use and HIV Research (CDUHR)

This symposium will be split between two sessions, Plenary presentations in the morning and a panel discussion in the afternoon. Please note that each session requires a separate registration.

Morning Plenary Presentations (10AM - 12:15pm):
The Intersection of Incarceration and Sexual Transmitted Infections
Nina Harawa, PhD, MPH

Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology
David Geffen School of Medicine and the Fielding School of Public Health at UCLA

Population-Level Research on Structural Determinants of STIs
Umedjon Ibragimov, MD, MPH, PhD
Research Assistant Professor
Emory University Rollins School of Public Health

Register for the morning session here


Afternoon Panel Discussion (2PM - 4PM):
Breaking Down Silos to Achieve Greater Integration of STI/HIV and Drug Use Surveillance, Care, and Research Efforts

Featuring Panelists:

  • Dawn Fukuda, ScM, Director, Office of HIV/AIDS; Massachusetts Dept of Public Health
  • Caitlin Murphy, LCSW, Director, Behavioral Health; NYC Dept of Health and Mental Hygiene
  • Sarah Murray, RN, Community Engagement Nurse Manager; Blue Mountain Heart to Heart
  • Preeti, Patella, DrPH, MPH, Acting Executive Director, STI Program; NYC Dept of Health and Mental Hygiene

Register for the afternoon session here


Additional presentations and discussions by CDUHR members during both sessions:

  • Ethan Cowan, MD, Professor, Mount Sinai; CDUHR - Associate Director, Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Social-Behavioral Theory Core
  • Samuel Friedman, PhD, Research Professor, NYU Grossman; CDUHR - Associate Director & Senior Theoretician, Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Social-Behavioral Theory Core
  • Holly Hagan, PhD, Professor, NYU GPH; CDUHR - Center Director and Associate Director, Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Social-Behavioral Theory Core
  • Maria Khan, PhD, MPH, Associate Professor, NYU Grossman; CDUHR - Associate Director, Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Social-behavioral Theory Core
  • David Perlman, MD, Professor, Mount Sinai; CDUHR - Director, Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Social-Behavioral Theory Core
  • Joy Scheidell, PhD, MPH, Assistant Professor, NYU Grossman; CDUHR Affiliated Investigator