2017

Nov. 17, 2017: “Influence of the Tissue Microenvironment on Susceptibility to HIV Infection”
Nadia Roan, PhD |UCSF 
Video Podcast (+ slides)

Nov. 10, 2017: “Tuberculosis Detection and the Challenges of Integrated Care in Rural China: A Cross-sectional Standardized Patient Study”
Sean Sylvia, PhD |UNC 
Video Podcast (+ slides)

Nov. 3, 2017: “Hepatitis B and C: From Surveillance and Outbreaks to Linkage and Cure in North Carolina”
Heidi Swygard, MD, MPH, and Arlene Seña, MD, MPH |UNC 
Video Podcast (+ slides)

Oct. 27, 2017: “Molecular Characterization of CSF Escape in HIV-infected People on ART”
Sarah Joseph, PhD |UNC 
Video Podcast (+ slides)

Oct. 20, 2017: “The Vaccine Potential for Animal and Human Pathogens of the Broadly Expressed Microbial Surface Antigen Poly-N-acetyl Glucosamine (PNAG)”
Gerald B. Pier, PhD |Harvard Medical School 
Video Podcast (+ slides)

Oct. 13, 2017: “Broadly Neutralizing Antibodies to Prevent HIV:Now and Tomorrow”
Myron Cohen, MD |UNC 
Video Podcast (+ slides)

Sept. 29, 2017: “Impairments in Immune Surveillance over EBV during Malaria Co-infections in Children as a Risk Factor for Endemic Burkitt Lymphoma”
Ann Moormann, PhD |UMass 
Video Podcast (+ slides)

Sept. 22, 2017: “The Capacity and Scientific Discoveries of the UNC CFAR”
Kate MacQueen, PhD; MPH, FHI 360; Michael Hudgens, PhD, UNC; and Carol Golin, MD, UNC
Video Podcast (+ slides)

Sept. 15, 2017: “From Jack the Ripper to Epidemiology: Spatial Targeting Using Bayesian Modeling”
Bob Verity, PhD |Imperial College London
Video Podcast (+ slides)

Sept. 8, 2017: “Infectious Disease: Elimination Begins with Diagnostics”
Gavin Cloherty, PhD |Abbott Diagnostics
Video Podcast (+ slides)

May 19, 2017: “Alcohol Use Among People Living with HIV”
Bryan Lau, PhD, MHS |Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Video Podcast (+ slides)

May 12, 2017: “Conceptualizing Geo-Sexual Archetypes: Mapping the Sexual Travels and Ego-centric Sexual Networks of Gay and Bisexual Men in Toronto, Canada”
Dionne Gesink, MD | University of Toronto
Video Podcast (+ slides)

May 5, 2017: “PrEP: New York City’s Implementation Strategy”
Demetre Daskalakis, MD, MPH | NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
Video Podcast (+ slides)

April 28, 2017: “Multiple HIV Continua of Care: A Developmental Targets Perspective”
Dennis Fortenberry, MD, MS | Indiana University
Video Podcast (+ slides)

April 21, 2017: “Translation Strategies and Signatures of the Dengue Virus (+) RNA”
Christopher Nicchitta, PhD | Duke
Video Podcast (+ slides)

April 7, 2017: “Novel Approached to Measuring Adherence in HIV Treatment and Prevention”
Monica Gandhi, MD, MPH | UCSF
Video Podcast (+ slides)

March 31, 2017: “Strategies to Enhance HBV/HCV Testing: Data from a Systematic Review and an Innovation Contest”
Joe Tucker, MD, PhD, AM | UNC
Video Podcast (+ slides)

March 17, 2017: “Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae: an update”
David van Duin, MD, PhD | UNC
Video Podcast (+ slides)

March 3, 2017: “CROI 2017: Update from Seattle”
Joe Eron, MD | UNC
Video Podcast (+ slides)

February 24, 2017: “Precision Prevention: From Little Haiti to Beyond”
Erin Kobetz, PhD, MPH | University of Miami
Video Podcast (+ slides)

February 10, 2017: “Identification of Novel BET Bromodomain Inhibitors for HIV Eradication”
Jian Zhu, PhD | University of Rochester Medical Center
Video Podcast (+ slides)

February 3, 2017: “Modeling the HIV Care Cascade, HIV Care Trajectories, and HIV Transmission in North Carolina”
Kimberly Powers, PhD | UNC
Video Podcast (+ slides)

January 27, 2017: “Viral Detection of >10,000 tumor samples revealed that Epstein-Barr virus was ubiquitously expressed and altered B-cell activity”
Sara Selitsky | UNC
Video Podcast (+ slides)

January 13, 2017: “PrEParing for the Future: An Update on HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis”
Christopher Hurt, MD | UNC
Video Podcast (+ slides)

PDF of Lecture Slides

January 6, 2017: “Malignancies in People Living with HIV/AIDS”
Dirk Dittmer, PhD | UNC
Video Podcast (+ slides)

2016

December 16, 2016: “HIV and Opportunistic Infections: What the Mouth Has to Say”
Jennifer Webster-Cyriaque, DDS, PhD | UNC
Video Podcast (+ slides)

December 9, 2016: “Hepatitis A: New Insights Into an Ancient Disease”
Stanley Lemon, MD | UNC
Video Podcast (+ slides)

December 2, 2016: “What Will It Take To End Pediatric HIV?”
Sallie Permar, MD, PhD | Duke University
Video Podcast (+ slides)

November 18, 2016: “The Clinical Interaction between HIV and Malaria”
Kami Kim, MD | Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Yeshiva University
Video Podcast (+ slides)

November 11, 2016: “Cardiovascular Disease in HIV”
Frank Palella, MD | Northwestern University
Video Podcast (+ slides)

October 21, 2016: “A Clinical and Research Overview of Human Chlamydial Infections”
William Geisler, MD, MPH | University of Alabama at Birmingham
Video Podcast (+ slides)

October 14, 2016: “Rotavirus Research Updates from Zambia”
Roma Chilengi, MD | Centre for Infectious Disease Research in Zambia
Video Podcast (+ slides)

October 7, 2016: “HIV and STD Epidemiology in North Carolina”
Heidi Swygard, MD, MPH | UNC and NC Dept. of Health & Human Services
Video Podcast (+ slides)

September 30, 2016: “Hot Topics in STD Management”
Laura H. Bachmann, MD, MPH | Wake Forest University
Video Podcast (+ slides)

September 23, 2016: “Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease and HIV Infection: The Perfect Storm”
Brad Drummond, MD, MHS | UNC
Video Podcast (+ slides)

September 16, 2016: “Research on Nucleotide Analogues has Led to Major Advances in Antiviral Therapy”
John C. Martin, PhD | Gilead Sciences
Video Podcast (+ slides)

September 9, 2016: “Plasmodium vivax malaria in the Southwest Pacific”
Andreea Waltmann, Postdoctoral Scholar | UNC
Video Podcast (+ slides)

May 20, 2016: “Histoplasma capsulatum: host-pathogen interactions
Joshua Nosanchuk, MD | Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Video Podcast (+ slides)

May 13, 2016: “HCV and miRNA
Jack Stapleton, MD | University of Iowa
Video Podcast (+ slides)

April 29, 2016: “STD/HIV Training Part 1
STD/HIV Trainees | UNC
Video Podcast (+ slides)

April 22, 2016: “Cancer in Malawi (& what UNC is doing about it)
Satish Gopal, MD, MPH | UNC
Video Podcast (+ slides)

April 15, 2016: “Regulation of Intracellular Innate Immunity to Hepatitis C Virus
Stacy M Horner, PhD | Duke University
Video Podcast (+ slides)

April 8, 2016: “Challenges and Solutions to Analyzing HIV Measurements Below Assay Limits
Ronald Bosch, PhD | Harvard School of Public Health
Video Podcast (+ slides)

April 1, 2016: “Silent Invasion and Misdirected Immune Responses Allow for Parasite Persistence in Chagas Disease
Rick Tarleton, PhD | University of Georgia
Video Podcast (+ slides)

March 18, 2016: “Early Treatment and the Journey Towards HIV Remission: Lessons Learned from the Thai RV254 Trial
Jintanat Ananworanich, MD, PhD | US Military HIV Research Program
Video Podcast (+ slides)

March 11, 2016: “Host Genetics in Sexually Transmitted Infection Related Infertility
Brandie DePaoli Taylor, PhD, MPH | Texas A&M University
Video Podcast (+ slides)

March 4, 2016: “Immune Dysregulation – A Driving Force Behind HIV Associated Bone Loss
Igho Ofotokun, MD, MSc | Emory University
Video Podcast (+ slides)

February 19, 2016: “Crowdsourcing Sexual Health Promotion Campaigns
Joseph Tucker, MD, PhD | UNC
Video Podcast (+ slides)

February 12, 2016: “Hepatitis B Virus: Current Management and Prospects for Cure
Raymond Chung, MD | Mass General Hospital
Video Podcast (+ slides)

February 5, 2016: “HIV Prevention and Treatment among People Who Inject Drugs (PWID) in Vietnam
Vivian Go, PhD | UNC
Video Podcast (+ slides)

January 29, 2016: “Cancer in Immunosuppressed Populations
Elizabeth Yanik, PhD, ScM | National Cancer Institute
Video Podcast (+ slides)

January 8, 2016: “Antibiotic Stewardship
Jon Juliano, MD | UNC
Video Podcast (+ slides)

2015

December 18, 2015: “Towards an Ecology of the Lung
Robert Dickson, MD | University of Michigan
Video Podcast (+ slides)

December 11, 2015: “Antiretroviral Agents Prevent HIV: What Happens Next?
Myron S. Cohen, MD | UNC
Video Podcast (+ slides)

November 20, 2015: “Dead Space Needles
Bill Zule, DrPH & Christine Oramasionwu, PharmD, PhD | RTI
Video Podcast (+ slides)

November 13, 2015: “Ebola Ethics
Mark Rothstein, JD | University of Louisville
Audio Podcast

October 30, 2015: “Planning the Future for Pregnant Women and Infants with Hepatitis C Virus Infection
Ravi Jhaveri, MD | UNC
Video Podcast 
(+ slides)

October 23, 2015: “A Doctor’s Dilemma: Choices Amidst Change
Fred Sparling, MD | UNC
Video Podcast 
(+ slides)

October 16, 2015: “Cash transfers to girls in S. Africa to stay in school. Why it did not work to prevent HIV infection
Audrey Pettifor, PhD | UNC
Video Podcast 
(+ slides)

October 9, 2015: “Infection Control, Metrics, and Penalties
Emily Sickbert-Bennett, PhD, MPH | UNC
Video Podcast 
(+ slides)

October 2, 2015: “Maps, Models, and Immunity: Practical Approaches to Heterogeneity in Infectious Disease Risk
Justin Lessler, PhD | John’s Hopkins
Video Podcast 
(+ slides)

September 25, 2015: “Post International AIDS Society Meeting Update
Joe Eron, MD & David Margolis, MD | UNC 
Audio Podcast

Slides Part 1
Slides Part 2

September 18, 2015: “Do Try This At Home: Revisiting Self-Collected Blood Spots for HIV Testing
Christopher Hurt, MD | UNC 
Video Podcast 
(+ slides)

May 29, 2015: “Ogston’s Affection: Translational Approaches to S. aureus Colonization and Disease”
C. Buddy Creech, MD, MPH | Vanderbilt University
Audio Podcast
Video Podcast 
(+ slides)

May 22, 2015: “Disinfection and Sterilization in Healthcare Facilities: Endoscope-Related Outbreaks of CRE and Other Hot Topics”
Bill Rutala, MPH, MS | UNC
Audio Podcast
Video Podcast 
(+ slides)

May 15, 2015: “The Women’s Interagency HIV Study: A Model for Genomic Research in an Observational Cohort with Deep Data
Brad Aouizerat, PhD | UCSF
Audio Podcast
Video Podcast 
(+ slides)

May 1, 2015: “Strategies for Recruiting Male Partners in Malawi’s Option B+ Program: A Randomized Controlled Trial”
Nora Rosenberg, PhD | UNC Chapel Hill
Audio Podcast

April 24, 2015: “Annual STD/HIV Training Program (T32) Trainee Presentation Potpourri – Part 1
Paul Fleming, MPH, PhD | UNC
Julia Sung, MD | UNC
Donaldson Conserve, PhD| UNC
Video Podcast (+ slides)

April 18, 2015: “The State of the HIV Vaccine Field from the Perspective of the HIV Vaccine Trials Network (HVTN)”
Peter B. Gilbert, PhD | University of Washington
Audio Podcast
Video Podcast 
(+ slides)

March 27, 2015: “CROI Update”
Joe Eron, MD | UNC Chapel Hill
Audio Podcast

March 20, 2015: “Using Mobile Phones to Reach and Intervene with High Risk Populations in the US and Globally”
Kelly L’Engle, PhD & Betsy Costenbader, PhD | FHI 360
Audio Podcast
Video Podcast 
(+ slides)

March 13, 2015: “Acceptability of and Adherence to HIV Prevention Methods in Women: Past, Present and Future”
Ariane van der Straten, PhD, MPH | RTI’s Center for Global Health
Audio Podcast

March 6, 2015: “Defining and enhancing mucosal barriers to immunodeficiency virus in female reproductive tract”
Thomas J. Hope, PhD | Northwestern University
Audio Podcast
Video Podcast 
(+ slides)

February 12, 2015: “Clostridium difficile Infection (CDI): Update on Epidemiology, Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention”
David Weber, MD | UNC Pediatrics and Epidemiology
Audio Podcast

February 6, 2015: “Global Genomics of the Malaria Parasite Plasmodium Vivax: Neglected No More?”
Jane M. Carlton, PhD | Center for Genomics and System Biology, New York University
Audio Podcast
Video Podcast (+ slides)

January 30, 2015: “Cytoplasmic LPS Activates Caspase-11: Implications in TLR4- Independent Endotoxic Shock”
Edward Miao, MD, PhD | UNC Chapel Hill
Audio Podcast
Video Podcast (+ slides)

January 23, 2015: “Pre-exposure prophylaxis for HIV prevention: lessons from macaques”
J. Gerardo Garcia-Lerma, PhD | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Audio Podcast

January 16, 2015: “HCV Treatment and Cure”
Michael Fried, MD | UNC Liver Center
Audio Podcast
Video Podcast 
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January 9, 2015: “Targeting the SIV Envelope Cytoplasmic Tail for Pathogenesis and Vaccine Research”
James A. Hoxie, MD | Penn Center for AIDS Research
Audio Podcast
Video Podcast 
(+ slides)

2014

December 19, 2014: “Hormonal Contraception and HIV Acquisition”
Charles Morrison, PhD | Family Health International
Audio Podcast
Video Podcast (+ slides)

December 5, 2014: 16th Annual World AIDS Day Symposium
Morning Session“Antiretrovirals for Treatment and Prevention: State of the ART”
Afternoon Session: “HIV and Criminal Justice- Thinking Inside and Outside the Box”

November 21, 2014: “Novel Therapeutic Approaches for Ebola Virus Infection”
Garrett Nicholas, MD | Chimerix, Inc.
Audio Podcast
Video Podcast (+ slides)

November 7, 2014: “Organized Crime, Kevin Bacon & Air Traffic: Lessons for HIV Prevention”
Susan Little, MD | University of California, San Diego
Audio Podcast
Video Podcast 
(slides)

October 31, 2014: “Complications of HIV Infection: It’s Complicated”
Frank Palella Jr., MD | Northwestern University
Audio Podcast
Video Podcast (+ slides)

October 24, 2014: “Nontuberculous Mycobacteria: Beyond Hot Tubs and Nail Spas”
Jason Stout, MD, MHS | Duke University Medical Center
Audio Podcast
Video Podcast (+ slides)

October 10, 2014: “The Struggle to Contain Ebola- from Outbreak to Epidemic”
William Fischer, MD | UNC Chapel Hill
Audio Podcast
Video Podcast (+ slides)

September 26, 2014: “The acceptability of male circumcision for HIV prevention in the Dominican Republic”
Maximo Brito, MD, MPH | UNC Chapel Hill
Audio Podcast
Video Podcast (+ slides)

September 19, 2014: “Progress and Challenges in STI Research”
King Holmes, MD | University of Washington
Audio Podcast
Video Podcast 
(+ slides)

September 12, 2014: “Antimicrobial Dynamics and Clinical Relevance of Drug Resistant HIV: The End of the Problem”
Charles Boucher, MD, PhD | Erasmus University, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Audio Podcast
Video Podcast 
(+ slides)

September 5, 2014: “Power and Sample Size Boot Camp”
Katie Mollan, MS & Michael Hudgens, PhD | UNC CFAR Biostatistics Core
Audio Podcast
Video Podcast 
(+ slides)