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Substance Use and HIV Risk

Principal Investigator:
Barbara C. Leigh, PhD, MPH
Senior Research Scientist
Alcohol and Drug Abuse Institute
leigh@u.washington.edu
http://bit.ly/adaistaff_leigh

Date: May 1, 2005 to April 30, 2010
Sponsor: National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (K05 AA015050)
Categories: Sexual Behavior and HIV Risk


Description: Goals for the five-year period include a) investigating the relationship of substance use to HIV risk behavior from a methodological perspective, incorporating person-level, event- level, and within-person analyses; b) studying the association of alcohol and other drug use to risk behavior in a national sample of adolescents; and d) developing new projects to expand research in both these areas. The career plan also includes continued collaboration with local and international colleagues in scientific activities, and expansion of mentoring and science education.

Related Web Sites:
NIH RePORTER record