Community Collaborative Awards


Jamie Frazier, Lighthouse Foundation, Allen Womble, PhD, Lighthouse Foundation and Gregory Phillips, II, PhD, Northwestern University
Title of Project: Black Queer Equity Index

Kathryn Macapagal, PhD, Northwestern University and Jim Pickett, Jim Pickett Consulting and AVAC Global Advocacy for HIV Prevention
Title of Project: Strengthening community-academic-youth partnerships to facilitate implementation of an adolescent-centered PrEP social marketing campaign 


Christopher Balthazar, MA, TaskForce and Darnell Motley, PhD, University of Chicago
Title of Project: Engaging Black Sexual and Gender Minority Youth to Advise Community-Based Participatory Research Focused on HIV

Pedro Serrano, MPH, CPH, Hektoen Institute for Medical Research and Gregory Phillips II, PhD, Northwestern University
Title of Project: Chicago Latinx HIV/AIDS Community Collaborative


Frank Palella, MD, Northwestern University and Andie Baker, AM, Howard Brown Health
Title of Project: HIV/AIDS Research Collaboration and Future Partnership Needs Assessment between Howard Brown Health and Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine


Russell Brewer, DrPH, University of Chicago and Carlos Orengo, MBA, Howard Brown Health
Title of Project: Meaningful Involvement of Persons Living With and Impacted By HIV in Community-Engaged Research and Dissemination to Reduce Health Disparities

Lisa Hirschhorn, MD, MPH, Northwestern University, Eric Christoff, MD, Howard Brown Health and Nivedita Mohanty, MD, MS, AllianceChicago
Title of Project: Examining Care Cascades to Understand and Improve HIV and Non-communicable Chronic Disease Comorbidity Management


George Greene, PhD, Northwestern University and Cathy Christeller, MS, Chicago Women’s AIDS Project
Title of Project: A Community-Academic Partnership to Build Capacity for Research and Evaluation at Chicago Women’s AIDS Project

Jessica Ridgway, MD, MS, University of Chicago and Laura Rusie, ScM, Howard Brown Health
Title of Project: Development of a Centralized Data Repository of HIV Testing and PrEP Data