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Researchers Expand Efforts to Seek Out Persons with HIV/AIDS Who Are Not Taking Medication and Not Engaged in Care

The study describes factors believed to contribute to these critical public health issues, with a focus on African American and Latino/Hispanic PLHAs, the racial/ethnic groups most affected by HIV/AIDS.
17-Jul-2014 8:00 AM EDT

NYU Researchers Tackle Racial/Ethnic Disparities in HIV Medical Studies

Study finds social/behavioral intervention vastly increased the number of African American and Latino individuals living with HIV/AIDS who enrolled in HIV/AIDS medical studies. Nine out of ten participants who were found eligible for studies decided...
7-Jul-2014 10:00 AM EDT

Researchers Find 18% of High School Seniors Smoke Hookah

Now a new study by researchers affiliated with New York University's Center for Drug Use and HIV Research (CDUHR), in the August 2014 edition of Pediatrics identifies how prevalent Hookah use is and which teens are most likely to be using it.
1-Jul-2014 1:00 PM EDT

U.S. Dept. of Education Awards NYU $4 Million Grant to Train Next Generation of Education Researchers

New York University’s Institute of Human Development and Social Change has received a $4 million grant from the Institute of Education Sciences to train students to conduct research in a range of areas in the field.
30-Jun-2014 8:00 AM EDT

Herpes Virus Infection Drives HIV Infection Among Non-injecting Drug Users in New York

Now, a newly reported study by researchers affiliated with New York University’s Center for Drug Use and HIV Research (CDUHR) in the journal PLOS One, shows that HIV infection among heterosexual non-injecting drug users (no hypodermic...
27-Jun-2014 3:00 PM EDT

To Avoid Interbreeding, Monkeys Have Undergone Evolution in Facial Appearance


Old World monkeys have undergone a remarkable evolution in facial appearance as a way of avoiding interbreeding with closely related and geographically proximate species, researchers from NYU and the University of Exeter have found. Their research...
24-Jun-2014 9:00 AM EDT

Three NYU Faculty Receive Awards from Pew Charitable Trusts

Three NYU faculty have been selected to receive awards from the Pew Charitable Trusts, the Philadelphia-based non-profit announced today.
24-Jun-2014 11:25 AM EDT

Prior Drug Use is the Greatest Predictor of Ecstasy Use Among U.S. High School Seniors

A study just published in the journal Substance Use & Misuse by researchers affiliated with New York University’s Center for Drug Use and HIV Research (CDUHR), examined a national sample of high school seniors to determine who is currently at high...
24-Jun-2014 11:00 AM EDT

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8-Oct-2013 7:00 AM EDT

NYU Faculty Available for Interview About U.S. Presidential Campaign

The following New York University faculty members (listed below by subject of expertise) will be available for comment on news developments and issues that arise in connection with the 2012 U.S. presidential campaign.
9-Jul-2012 12:20 PM EDT

NYU Experts on Healthcare Policy Will Be Available for Comment When Supreme Court Rules on 2010 Federal Health Care Law

27-Jun-2012 11:50 AM EDT

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