ACTIV-2/A5401 Study Results
Identifying characteristics associated with SARS-CoV-2 RNA shedding may be useful to understand viral compartmentalization, disease pathogenesis, and risks for viral transmission. In this study, SARS-CoV-2 RNA shedding was concordant across compartments. Age was strongly associated with viral shedding and men had slower viral clearance than women, which could explain sex differences in acute COVID-19 outcomes.
November 16, 2020
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January 05, 2021
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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
Decade of HIV CARE: An HIV/AIDS 40-year retrospective virtual event
May 24, 2021
June 5, 2021 marks the 40th anniversary of the first description of Pneumocystis pneumonia in the setting of what we know as AIDS in 5 patients in Los Angeles – in the Centers for Disease Control’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR).These observations, by Dr. Michael Gottlieb, from UCLA, and Dr. Joel Weisman began to define the challenges that would shape the research and treatment agendas of the subsequent 40 years of a global pandemic.
18th Annual HIV CME Symposium Tough Decisions Made Easier - Archived
September 09, 2021
The UCLA Center for Clinical AIDS Research & Education (CARE), UCLA Pacific AIDS Education Training Center (PAETC), UCLA AIDS Institute, and Center for HIV Identification, Prevention and Treatment Services (CHIPTS) proudly present the 18th Annual HIV CME Symposium "Tough Decisions Made Easier: Clinical Management of Treatment - Experienced Patients."
Bridging the Gap: HIV research experience for COVID solutions
Tuesday, November 10th, 2020.
6:00 PM-8:00 PM
Join UCLA Health for a pop-up drive-in event to learn how the knowledge and capacity already developed by researchers at the CARE Center are accelerating the development of new tools to fight COVID-19 and current state/future of treatment and prevention studies.