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decorative itemBetter World Advertising
A social marketing research and communications firm that develops cutting-edge, community-level HIV prevention media campaigns.
decorative itemCentre for AIDS Development, Research and Evaluation
(CADRE) South African nonprofit organization working in the area of HIV/AIDS social research, project development, and communications committed to fast-tracking appropriate and effective responses to HIV/AIDS through development of coherent strategic models for interventions.
decorative itemCenter on AIDS and Community Health
Helps communities create innovative programs and policies to improve public health.
decorative itemCenter for AIDS Intervention Research
(CAIR) A multidisciplinary HIV prevention center at the Medical College of Wisconsin. The CAIR Web site offers a newsletter and bibliographies of CAIR research.
decorative itemCenter for AIDS Prevention Studies
(CAPS) Prominent HIV prevention research institute at the University of California, San Francisco. The website offers fact sheets, model research interventions, guides to collaborative research, bibliographies, full text publications, and more.
decorative itemCenter for Behavioral Epidemiology and Community Health
(C-BEACH) A website describing the work of a research center within the Graduate School of Public Health in the College of Health and Human Services at San Diego State University.
decorative itemCenter for HIV Identification, Prevention, and Treatment Services
(CHIPTS) A collaboration of researchers from UCLA, Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science, Friends Research Institute, and RAND. The site provides a wealth of instruments, intervention manuals related to HIV prevention among adolescents, and policy briefs.
decorative itemCenter for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDS
(CIRA) Yale University center that conducts basic social and behavioral research aimed at identifying the determinants of HIV-related risk in different vulnerable populations, as well as evaluating specific prevention interventions, and conducting policy and international research.
decorative itemCenter for Intervention and Prevention Research on HIV and Drug Abuse
(CIPRHDA) Based at Columbia University and funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse, the Center's mission is to advance social work research on HIV/AIDS and drug abuse prevention interventions.
decorative itemCenters for AIDS Research
(CFARs) The NIH coordinates CFARs located at academic and research institutions throughout the U.S. in order to support a multidisciplinary environment that promotes basic, clinical, behavioral, and translational research in the prevention, detection, and treatment of HIV infection and AIDS.
decorative itemCenters for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention
CDC's HIV mission is to prevent HIV infection and reduce the incidence of HIV-related illness and death, in collaboration with community, state, national, and international partners. CDC conducts general, behavioral, and medically oriented HIV prevention research.
decorative itemHIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies
A project of New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, the Center conducts innovative studies on reducing HIV transmission in high risk groups and determining the factors that reinforce unprotected sexual behavior in order to design sound interventions.
decorative itemHIV Prevention Trials Network
(HPTN) A worldwide collaborative clinical trials network of scientists and investigators from more than two dozen international sites that develops and tests the safety and efficacy of primarily non-vaccine interventions designed to prevent the transmission of HIV.
decorative itemHorizons
A team assembled by the Population Council whose goal is to design, implement, and evaluate innovative, international service delivery strategies to prevent the spread of HIV/AIDS and other sexually transmitted diseases.
decorative itemMedical Research Council of South Africa, HIV Prevention and Vaccine Research Unit
Conducts research and provides scientific leadership in the field of HIV/AIDS/STD prevention to address the needs of South Africa.
decorative itemNational Centre in HIV Social Research
At the University of New South Wales, Australia, the Center conducts research that describes and analyzes the social understandings, meanings, and practices of peoples, institutions, and communities in relation to HIV, hepatitis C, and other communicable diseases.
decorative itemNational Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Division of AIDS
(NIAID/DAIDS) The HIV Prevention website provides an overview of the development and evaluation of HIV prevention interventions including vaccines and topical microbicides.
decorative itemRural Center for AIDS/STD Prevention
(RCAP) A joint project of Indiana University, University of Colorado, and University of Kentucky, RCAP evaluates prevention approaches and educational materials, as well as the behavioral and social barriers to HIV/STD prevention.
decorative itemWomen's Global Health Imperative
A global research center based at Research Triangle Institute that provides scientific leadership to improve the ability of women and girls to protect themselves from HIV infection including microbicides.
See Also
Microbicides and Female-Controlled Prevention Technologies