NIDA’s HIV Research Program will host its next HIV Seminar on Wednesday, October 25, 2023 at 10:00 a.m. CT. This event will feature Monica Gandhi, MD, MPH, director of the UCSF-Bay Area Center for AIDS Research (CFAR) and Katerina Christopoulos, MD, MPH, professor of medicine in residence at UC San Francisco (UCSF). A question and answer session will follow the presentations.

About the Presenters:

Monica Gandhi, MD, MPH, is a professor of medicine and associate chief in the division of HIV, Infectious Diseases, and Global Medicine at UCSF. She also serves as the associate program director of the ID fellowship at UCSF. In addition, Gandhi is the medical director of the HIV Clinic (“Ward 86”) at San Francisco General Hospital. Her research focuses on HIV treatment and prevention optimization, HIV and women, adherence measurement in HIV and TB, adherence interventions, and the interplay between COVID-19 and HIV.

Katerina Christopoulos, MD, MPH, is an infectious disease physician and professor of medicine in the division of HIV, AIDS, and Global Medicine at San Francisco General Hospital. She has been continuously funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) since 2010 and her research program focuses on improving care cascade outcomes for urban undeserved people with HIV in the United States.

Register for the seminar.