Offering state-of-the-art medical care and clinical trials for people living with HIV and AIDS.

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About UCLA CARE Center

The UCLA Center for Clinical AIDS Research and Education (CARE) provides state-of-the-art medical care and conducts clinical trials for people living with HIV and AIDS. Our highly trained, nationally recognized physicians are leaders in the field of HIV Medicine, Infectious Diseases, Oncology and other areas relevant to the health of our patients. The CARE Center’s research team is committed to conducting a broad program of ethical and high quality clinical, behavioral and prevention research to promote the health of people living with or at risk for acquiring HIV and other infectious diseases.

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To find out more about our CARE Center services, call 310-557-2273.

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New study for the treatment of latent CMV infection in HIV positive adults.

This is an open-label, controlled study, conducted at US sites to evaluate the anti-inflammatory effectiveness of the study drug letermovir in adults with HIV and asymptomatic cytomegalovirus (CMV) who are on antiretroviral therapy (ART)-mediated suppression. 

CMV Vaccine Study in Adults with Both HIV and CMV Who Are on ART

A5355 is a phase II, double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled, multicenter study to evaluate the safety and immunogenicity of two injections of MVA Vaccine Encoding CMV antigens (Triplex®) in adults with both HIV and CMV. 

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A5386: Phase I clinical trial for HIV+ individuals who are undetectable

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the safety, tolerability, and efficacy of N-803, an IL-15 superagonist, with or without combination broadly neutralizing antibodies (bNAbs), to induce HIV-1 control during analytic treatment interruption (ATI).

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Men's Health Fair

Friday, June 10, 2022, 9am - 2pm. MLK Jr. Outpatient Center, 1670 E. 120th St., Los Angeles, CA 90059. Free Activities Will Include: Health screenings, Live DJ, Information from licensed healthcare providers, Community resources, In-N-Out Burger*, Free haircuts*, Free swag bags, Fun raffles! Ask about recruiter enrollment!!!

*First come, first serve for tested individuals only. Must be 13 years or older.

For more information about this event, call 323-563-5802 or IG CDU.DrewCares

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Four UCLA Health physicians elected to Association of American Physicians

Four UCLA physicians have been elected to the Association of American Physicians, an honor given to no more than 70 physicians per year. UCLA’s 2022 honorees are neurologist Timothy Cloughesy, infectious disease specialist Judith Currier, primary care physician Carol Mangione and cardiologist Kalyanam Shivkumar. Their election brings to 38 the number of AAP members from UCLA and the David School of Medicine at UCLA. 


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Injected PrEP: cabotegravir maintains its advantage over four years

An update on HPTN 083, the study that established that PrEP given as an injection every two months had superior efficacy to a daily pill in gay and bisexual men and transgender women, was presented this week at the Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI 2022).

In The Know: A Community Webinar Highlighting New Insights in HIV and COVID Research

Click on the presentation title or presenter below to watch that specific presentation.

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To find out more about our CARE Center services, call 310-557-2273.