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NIH Awards $7.5M For Research On Preventing, Treating HIV Among Adolescents, Young Adults In Africa, Brazil

NIH: NIH funds study to prevent, treat HIV among adolescents in poor countries
“The National Institutes of Health has awarded $7.5 million for an international research program to prevent and treat HIV infection among adolescents and young adults in seven African countries and Brazil. The study, called Prevention and Treatment through a Comprehensive Care Continuum for HIV-affected Adolescents in Resource Constrained Settings (PATC3H), will support research to develop strategies to identify youth at risk of HIV infection and those living with HIV and to enroll them into medical care programs…” (9/19).