Friday ID Conference: “Depression in HIV primary care”

When Sep 30, 2011
from 08:30 AM to 09:30 AM
Where 1131 Bioinformatics
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Contact Phone (919) 966-2536
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Bradley N. Gaynes, MD, MPH is assistant professor in the department of psychiatry at UNC. He conducts research on the assessment and management of psychiatric illness in primary care medical patients. He is also a Faculty Research Fellow at UNC’s Cecil G. Sheps Center for Health Services Research.  Dr. Gaynes currently is funded through a Career Development Award (K23) from NIMH entitled, “Targeting Treatment Resistant Depression in Primary Care.”

Brian Wells Pence, PhD, MPH, is an infectious diseases epidemiologist in the Department of Community and Famliy Medicine, the Global Health Institute, and the Center for Health Policy and Inequalities Research at Duke University. His research interests focus on the impact of trauma, mental illness, and psychosocial characteristics on HIV-related behaviors and clinical outcomes.

About Friday ID Conference

IGHID co-sponsors a weekly conference series which features distinguished clinicians and scientists from UNC, local universities and other national and international institutions. The topics are varied and appeal to not only infectious disease specialists, but also professionals in epidemiology, public health, microbiology, biostatistics and other global health-related disciplines.

The conference takes place every Friday, September through June, from 8:30-9:30 a.m. in 1131 Bioinformatics (first floor auditorium) on the UNC campus. For more information, or to suggest a speaker, please contact the conference coordinator, Kathy James. To sign-up to receive weekly announcements of the conference, click here.

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