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URBAN ARCH, a member of the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) CHAART (Consortiums for HIV/AIDS and Alcohol Research Translation) initiative, conducts and disseminates interdisciplinary research aimed at understanding how alcohol use impacts people affected by HIV and develops interventions to reduce alcohol use and alcohol and HIV-related consequences in this population. NEWS

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SAVE THE DATE – URBAN ARCH ANNUAL MEETING: April 28-29, 2015; BU Medical Campus

Presentation at 2015 American Society of Addiction Medicine Conference: Chronic Pain Management In HIV/HCV Co-infected (Samet) on April 25, 2015 at 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM.

Symposium accepted at 2015 Research Society for Alcoholism Meeting: Medical consequences of alcohol use among people living with HIV (Samet and Bryant), with URBAN ARCH presentations: “Lifetime alcohol consumption and bone mineral density in HIV-infected adults with substance dependence” (Saitz) and “Unhealthy alcohol use and HIV disease progression in two ART-naïve Ugandan cohorts” (Hahn).

Presentation accepted as part of a symposium at 2015 Research Society for Alcoholism Meeting: Alcohol and condom use at a most recent sexual event among HIV-infected Ugandan adults (Woolf-King)