HIV Consortium

New York HIV Research Centers Consortium
Mission Statement

The NY HIV Research Centers Consortium is a collaboration of HIV research centers in the greater New York tri-state area. The overall mission of the Consortium is to develop an integrated network of research centers and to foster innovative research by synergizing diverse expertise among the participants to promote New York regional research efforts to address the HIV epidemic.


  • Promote inter-institutional exchange of information about our work
  • Foster inter-institutional, multidisciplinary collaborations among Consortium member
  • Promote regional research efforts in a broad range of HIV research areas, including:
    -Basic research
    -Social, behavioral and prevention research
    -Clinical research
    -Health policy research
    -Healthcare informatics and economics
  • Develop the HIV agenda for the New York region taking into consideration the needs of the region, the prevalent patient population and the expertise available in the region


  • Hold meetings of the Consortium center directors to oversee the advancement of the Consortium including planning of activities
  • Hold conferences providing opportunities to examine specific issues in depth
  • Identify funding sources that support and promote the research agenda of the Consortium
  • Identify and promote utilization of resources available for collaborative and efficient undertaking of research efforts
  • Encourage the development of new investigators and inter-institutional infrastructures to support the research agenda
Member Centers

Aaron Diamond AIDS Research Center

AIDS Policy Research Group, Rutgers the State University of New Jersey

Albany Medical Center, AIDS Treatment Center

Center for AIDS Research, University of Rochester Medical Center

Center for AIDS Research and Treatment, Northwell Health

Center for Drug Use and HIV Research (CDUHR), NYU School of Global Public Health

Center for Health, Identity, Behavior and Prevention Studies (CHIBPS), Rutgers University

Center for Health, Intervention, and Prevention (CHIP), University of Connecticut

Center for Infectious Disease Epidemiologic Research, Columbia University

Center for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDS, Yale University

Cornell Clinical Trials Unit, Weill Cornell Medical College

Einstein-Rockefeller-CUNY Center for AIDS Research

Immune Health Services, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse

Harlem Health Promotion Center, Columbia University, Mailman School of Public Health

HIV/AIDS Research Program, NYU College of Dentistry

HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, NYS Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University

Mount Sinai Icahn School of Medicine, AIDS Center

New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Bureau of HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control

New York State Center of Excellence Bioinformatics and Life Sciences, University of Buffalo

New York State Department of Health, AIDS Institute

Social Intervention Group, Columbia School of Social Work

Special Treatment and Research (STAR) Program, SUNY Downstate Medical Center

Spencer Cox Center for Health, Mount Sinai Health System

Stony Brook HIV Treatment Development Center