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Brandon Marshall, PhD, Speaks at 2014 CHAART Scientific Meeting in Washington, DC

Brown University’s Assistant Professor Brandon Marshall presented “Unhealthy alcohol use and long-term drinking trajectories among HIV-infected male veterans who have sex with men” on May 15, 2014 at the 2014 CHAART Scientific Meeting in Washington, DC.  His data originates from infectious disease clinics of Veterans Health Administration (VA) healthcare centers in Atlanta, Baltimore, New York, Houston, Los Angeles, Pittsburgh and Washington DC.  What his research concludes is that, “More than 1 in 10 HIV-infected men who have sex with men reported consistent, long-term unhealthy

(Distributed May 22, 2014)

Study finds genetic patterns in preeclampsia

A comprehensive review of preeclampsia genetics found important patterns among more than 500 significant genes. Among the insights is that different manifestations of the disease have distinct genetic underpinnings. The researchers plan to make their data freely searchable later this year.

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(Distributed May 12, 2014)

Epidemiology Department Seminar: Birgit G. Claus Henn, SD, MPH

As part of the Epidemiology Department's Seminar Series,Birgit G. Claus Henn, SD, MPH, Research Associate, Harvard School of Public Health, will present “The Triad of Metals, Mixtures, and Exposure Timing in Relation to Child Development.” Please join us on Monday, February 24th, from 2:30-3:30 PM at 121 S. Main St., Room 245.

(Distributed February 21, 2014)
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