CAIR's Focus

Based at the Medical College of Wisconsin, the Center for AIDS Intervention Research (CAIR) is a multidisciplinary HIV prevention research center.

CAIR faculty and staff are dedicated to the development, conduct, and evaluation of new strategies to prevent HIV among persons most vulnerable to the disease. CAIR's research also focuses on the prevention of adverse health and mental outcomes among persons living with HIV infection and their loved ones.

On these pages, you'll learn more about how CAIR's research team is working to prevent HIV/AIDS in the United States and internationally.

Center for AIDS Intervention Research

Dates to Remember

May 25: The Center will be closed in observance of Memorial Day.

June 23: Arturo Bendixen from the AIDS Foundation of Chicago (AFC) will present a CAIR Conference from 1:30-3:00 pm. Mr. Bendixen is Executive Director of AFC's Center for Housing and Health.

July 3: The Center will be closed in observance of Independence Day.

July 14: Chris Sanders, PhD, Ruth L. Kirchstein Postdoctoral Fellow at CAIR, will present a CAIR Conference from 1:30-3:00 pm.

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MCW AIDS News

Care and quality of life for older, rural HIV-positive adults

May 20 - The Medical College of Wisconsin’s (MCW) Center for AIDS Intervention and Research has received a two-year, $420,000 grant from the National Institutes of Health’s National Institute on Aging to determine the factors among older, rural HIV-positive adults that contribute to that group’s mortality rates.

Dr. Petroll Discusses Medication that Prevents HIV Infection

Mar. 4 - In an article in Wisconsin Gazette, Dr. Andrew Petroll (Medicine – Infectious Disease; Psychiatry & Behavioral Medicine – Center for AIDS Intervention Research) discusses the need to create greater awareness among physicians about pre-exposure prophylaxis, an anti-retroviral medication that protects patients against acquiring HIV infection. Wisconsin Gazette

Dr. Kelly Receives $675,000 NIH Grant to Engage HIV+ Individuals through Social Networks

Feb. 3 - Jeffrey Kelly, PhD received a three-year, $675,000 grant from the National Institute of Mental Health to explore the use of social networks to engage people living with HIV infection, but who have never sought treatment or have ceased seeking medical care. Wauwatosa Now

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Phone: (414) 955-7700
Fax: (414) 287-4206

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Milwaukee, WI  53202

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