23may12:00 pm1:00 pmFeaturedTranslational HIV prevention research with young MSM: Moving from epidemiology to interventions to implementationBrian Mustanski, PhD presenting at University of Chicago (webinar at Northwestern University)12:00 pm - 1:00 pm(GMT+00:00)

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Brian Mustanski, Ph.D., is Tenured Associate Professor of Medical Social Sciences, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, and Psychology at Northwestern University; Director of the IMPACT LGBT Health and Development Program; and Co-Director of the Third Coast Center for AIDS Research.  A central focus of his research is on the relationships between mental, behavioral, and physical health, particularly as they relate to HIV/AIDS in vulnerable populations. He received his doctorate in Clinical Psychology from Indiana University, where he trained extensively at the Kinsey Institute. Dr. Mustanski has been a Principal Investigator for federal (NIH, CDC, NSF) and foundation research and training awards totaling over $24 million in funding. The majority of his research focuses on the health and development of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) youth and the application of new media and technology to sexual health promotion and HIV prevention. He has received a number of award for his work in this area, included being named a William T Grant Scholar, the 2011 recipient of the Award for Distinguished Scientific Contribution to LGBT Psychology from the American Psychological Association Division 44, and the Award for Excellence and Innovation in Sexuality Education from the World Association for Sexual Health. – See more at: http://www.impactprogram.org/about-impact/dr-mustanski-director/#sthash.MXxPfRSw.dpuf

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Time

(Monday) 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm(GMT+00:00)

Location

University of Chicago Medical Center