Posts tagged with: "HIV/AIDS"

Researcher awarded grant for HIV/AIDS drug study

Researcher awarded grant for HIV/AIDS drug study

Rahul Dev Jayant, assistant professor in the Department of Immunology, has received a $25,000 grant from The Campbell Foundation in […]

Nanotechnology-based gene editing study seeks to eradicate HIV in brain of drug abusers

Nanotechnology-based gene editing study seeks to eradicate HIV in brain of drug abusers

Opiate abuse is a significant risk factor for HIV infection, and in combination they can have a devastating effect on […]

NIH endowment makes FIU regional hub for the study of HIV/AIDS, substance abuse, obesity and diabetes

NIH endowment makes FIU regional hub for the study of HIV/AIDS, substance abuse, obesity and diabetes

FIU has received an endowment to establish a pre-eminent program to develop strategies for preventing and treating obesity, diabetes, substance […]

25th anniversary of World AIDS Day commemorated at BBC

25th anniversary of World AIDS Day commemorated at BBC

On Dec. 3, Biscayne Bay Campus (BBC) commemorated the 25th anniversary of World AIDS Day with keynote speaker Glen Weinzimer, […]

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Interactive: Scientists target deadly viruses with a revolutionary new technique

Interactive: Scientists target deadly viruses with a revolutionary new technique

Related: New ovarian cancer treatment succeeds in the lab

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Psychology professor recognized for HIV and drug abuse research

Psychology professor recognized for HIV and drug abuse research

The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) has awarded psychology professor Raul Gonzalez the Outstanding Early Career Investigator Award for 2013. […]

Todd Murray won an Emmy Award for his work on the Does HIV Look Like Me? campaign.

Advocate of HIV-positive youth to speak at BBC Nov. 30

With World AIDS Day coming Saturday, Dec. 1, the university has put together a program for Friday, Nov. 30, that […]

FIU professor champions women’s health in rural India

FIU professor champions women’s health in rural India

Update: This story from the fall of 2012 details a successful program, founded and run by FIU professor Purnima Madhivanan, that […]

Wolfsonian talk to focus on media coverage during early years of AIDS crisis

Wolfsonian talk to focus on media coverage during early years of AIDS crisis

AIDS and the media will be the focus of a public talk at The Wolfsonian–FIU between journalist and producer/director Elinor […]

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FIU researchers sharing global stage at AIDS 2012

FIU researchers sharing global stage at AIDS 2012

The XIX International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2012) is underway in Washington, D.C. this week, gathering together more than 23,000 delegates […]

Wolfsonian-FIU presents ‘Graphic Intervention: 25 Years of International AIDS Awareness Posters 1985–2010’

Wolfsonian-FIU presents ‘Graphic Intervention: 25 Years of International AIDS Awareness Posters 1985–2010’

At the beginning of the 1980s various reports began to emerge in California and New York of a small number […]

FIU marks STD Awareness Month encouraging education, testing

FIU marks STD Awareness Month encouraging education, testing

April is national STD Awareness Month. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report that every year there are an […]

BBC to observe World AIDS Day with full schedule

BBC to observe World AIDS Day with full schedule

World AIDS Day Thursday, Dec. 1, at Biscayne Bay Campus will be a day to raise awareness about HIV and […]

Researchers focus on AIDS prevention in Hispanic adolescents

Researchers focus on AIDS prevention in Hispanic adolescents

The National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR) has awarded FIU a $2.3 million grant to research prevention methods to address […]

FIU public health professor receives Presidential award for her research

FIU public health professor receives Presidential award for her research

FIU Public Health Professor Mary Jo Trepka received one of the country’s highest honors for researchers on Friday, Oct. 14. […]