Oct 15, 2020
Science Speaks: Global ID News - IDSA Global Health
Vincent Guilamo-Ramos authored a blog for National Latinx AIDS Awareness Day, which has been observed annually on October 15th since 2003.
Oct 6, 2020
National Institutes of Health
Ijeoma Opara was announced as one of the award recipients for the 2020 NIH Director's Early Independence Award.
Oct 5, 2020
Magdalena Cerda was quoted on the vulnerability of drugs users to COVID-19 and increased risk of relapse during the pandemic.
Oct 2, 2020
Interdisciplinary Association for Population Health Science
Dustin Duncan was the recipient of the 2020 Milbank Quarterly Early Career Award.
Sep 28, 2020
Coverage of Vincent Guilamo-Ramos' new project to reduce HIV risk among Black and Latino youth in the South Bronx.
Sep 15, 2020
Scott Braithwaite discussed the consequences of returning to work and normalcy during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Sep 2, 2020
Danielle Ompad discussed the MORE Act, which would decriminalize marijuana at the federal level.
Aug 28, 2020
Kelly Doran discussed the change in restrictions in allowing methadone to be delivered to homeless isolation sites in New York City due to COVID-19.
Aug 28, 2020
Coverage of Joseph Palamar's article which was published in the International Journal of Drug Policy.
Aug 20, 2020
US News and World Report
Danielle Ompad is featured discussing her interest and career path into becoming an epidemiologist.
Aug 13, 2020
Joseph Palamar quoted in an article about the resurgence in the use of GHB.
Jul 30, 2020
Utah Public Radio
Don Des Jarlais quoted on the scientific evidence supporting the effectiveness of syringe service programs.
Jul 27, 2020
Don Jarlais' article cited on syringe service program closures and reductions in service due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Jul 27, 2020
Holly Hagan was mentioned as a world-renowned epidemiologist who was to be involved in a research study to assess overdose prevention centers in New York.
Jul 22, 2020
PRIDE Apple Podcasts
Joseph Palamar was interviewed on the use of GHB in a variety of club scenes for the last 20 years.
Jul 17, 2020
Vincent Guilamo-Ramos wrote a commentary on discrimination and disproportionate violence on Latinos in encounters with police.
Jul 15, 2020
Joseph Palamar was quoted on the use of LSD among high school seniors.
Jul 14, 2020
New York Times
Vincent Guilamo-Ramos recommended that parents focus on wanting to be trusted sources of information for their children and on having ongoing discussions about sex.
Jul 12, 2020
Joseph Palamar quoted on social media posts showing people high on drugs and the regret they experience afterwards.
Jul 10, 2020
Joseph Palamar discussed the increased likelihood of LSD use among dance festival attendees.
Jul 8, 2020
Eli Rosenberg was interviewed on his work with New York State on COVID-19.
Jun 20, 2020
Infectious Diseases Society of America Podcast
Vincent Guilamo-Ramos discussed how COVID-19 is affecting the Latinx community and ways to alleviate disparities.
Jun 18, 2020
Noa Krawczyk quoted on the importance of community involvement in the development of drug treatment programs.
Jun 3, 2020
Dustin Duncan wrote about his experiences of racism and his remedy for living freely.
Jun 3, 2020
Science Speaks Blog
Vincent Guilamo-Ramos discussed the disproportionate rates of COVID-19 infection among Latinx communities in New York City and the United States.
Jun 3, 2020
Benjamin Han discussed the higher rates of substance abuse among middle-age and older adults in the LGBTQ community.
Jun 2, 2020
United Press International
Benjamin Han and Joseph Palamar were quoted on findings from their study on drug use among older lesbian, gay, bisexual adults. Drs. Han and Palamar were also quoted in another piece in POZ and other media outlets.
Jun 1, 2020
Courthouse News Service
Dustin Duncan discussed concerns about how protests in NYC may cause a resurgence COVID-19 cases. Dr. Duncan was also quoted in other media outlets regarding COVID-19.
May 21, 2020
Kelly Doran discussed the complex relationship between drug use and homelessness.
May 8, 2020
Brennan Center for Justice
Maria Khan co-authored an op-ed on the danger of COVID-19 in jail and prisons.
May 7, 2020
Better Government Association
Don Des Jarlais was quoted regarding a study he co-authored that showed a decrease in the availability of services in syringe service programs due to the COVID-19 crisis.
Apr 27, 2020
Brett Wolfson-Stofko quoted on the effect of the administration of naloxone on a person who is overdosing.
Apr 23, 2020
City & State New York
Dustin Duncan quoted on the need for increased testing for COVID-19 and the potential barriers to developing contact tracing programs. Dr. Duncan was also quoted in another piece on COVID-19 in City & State New York.
Apr 10, 2020
Joseph Palamar was quoted regarding the increased use of marijuana by seniors.
Apr 8, 2020
David Frank wrote an article suggesting that methadone maintenance treatment should be office-based or physician-managed as buprenorphine treatment is currently administered. Dr. Frank is also quoted on Gizmodo on take-home methadone.
Mar 26, 2020
NYU School of Global Public Health
Holly Hagan and Don Des Jarlais wrote on how COVID-19 can affect people who use drugs and those with HIV.
Mar 23, 2020
New York Times
Danielle Ompad quoted on testing for COVID-19 and the increasing number of positive cases among those 18 to 44. Dr. Ompad was also quoted in other media outlets regarding COVID-19.
Mar 19, 2020
New York Daily News
Maria Khan recommended ways to prevent transmission of COVID-19. Dr. Khan was also quoted in other media outlets regarding COVID-19.
Mar 14, 2020
Visiones - NBC New York
Vincent Guilamo-Ramos featured discussing his appointment to The Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS (PACHA) and the disparities in HIV/AIDS among Latinos.
Mar 12, 2020
The French Toast
Joseph Palamar quoted on increasing use of marijuana by older adults in the U.S.
Mar 11, 2020
New York Public Radio
Kelly Doran interviewed on the potential impact of COVID-19 on New York City's homeless population. Dr. Doran was also quoted in other media outlets regarding COVID-19 and homelessness.
Feb 28, 2020
Vincent Guilamo-Ramos was quoted on the importance of providing information on PrEP, condom use and contraception as part of a broader strategy for safe-sex behavior.
Feb 27, 2020
Vincent Guilamo-Ramos was added as a scientific member to the HHS Panel on Antiretroviral Guidelines for Adults and Adolescents for a four-year term starting in May 2020.
Feb 25, 2020
Kelly Doran quoted on health-care-driven housing interventions to reduce frequent use of the healthcare system.
Feb 24, 2020
Joseph Palamar and Benjamin Han were quoted on increasing usage of marijuana among older adults for a variety of health conditions.
Feb 13, 2020
Joseph Palamar discussed findings from his study that showed adults entering electronic dance parties underreported use of 'Special K.'
Feb 7, 2020
Don Des Jarlais on the doubling of syringe exchanges nationwide since 2015. However, in some state syringe exchanges have shut down or had restrictions placed on them because of community backlash.
Feb 4, 2020
San Francisco AIDS Foundation BETA Blog
Vincent Guilamo-Ramos interviewed on unrecognized HIV disparities among U.S. Hispanics/Latinx and highlighted the sub-populations most affected by HIV: young Latinx MSM, trans Latina women and recent Latinx immigrants.
Feb 3, 2020
Joseph Palamar discussed the prevalence of "Flakka" use among high school seniors in the United States.
Jan 31, 2020
Joseph Palamar discussed substantial underreporting of ketamine use, which may be due to unwitting exposure from use of other drugs.
Jan 6, 2020
Anneli Uusküla discussed fentanyl, which is the main drug of injection in Estonia.