Yale AIDS Colloquium Series (YACS) - Sharon Nachman
Thursday, January 22, 2015 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM (EST)
New Haven, CT
Dr. Nachman has led the Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases at Stony Brook University Medical Center since 1992. She serves as Principal Investigator of numerous private pharmaceutical clinical research protocols and heads the International Maternal Pediatric Adolescent AIDS Clinical Trials (IMPAACT) initiative funded by the National Institutes of Child Health and Development (NICHD) at Stony Brook, as well as other National Institutes of Health (NIH) initiatives. In addition, she is the Director of the Office of Clinical Trials and the Associate Dean of Scientific Affairs.Dr. Nachman has published extensively on antibiotics and vaccines as well as maternal and pediatric HIV clinical research and is a nationally and internationally renowned speaker. She is a member of the National Medical Honor Society, received the Distinguished Alumni Award from SUNY Stony Brook in 1997 and has been honored by the Department of Pediatrics for Excellence in Teaching in 2001 and 2002.
Co-sponsored by the Yale School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology of Microbial Diseases (EMD), the Yale AIDS Colloquium Series (YACS) is an interdisciplinary academic forum which brings together 50-60 faculty, researchers, pre/postdoctoral and international fellows and first year MPH students to discuss topics of HIV/AIDS-related research and policy.
CIRA supports innovative, interdisciplinary research that combines behavioral, social and biomedical approaches, focused on the implementation of HIV prevention and treatment and the elimination of HIV disparities.
When & Where
Center for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDS at Yale University
CIRA is supported by National Institute of Mental Health Grant No. P30MH062294.
Paul D. Cleary, Ph.D., Principal Investigator