Lloyd Goldsamt
Lloyd Goldsamt, PhD
CDUHR - Associate Director, Administrative Core
NYU Rory Meyers College of Nursing - Senior Research Scientist
Brooklyn Treatment Court - Evaluator
PhD, Clinical Psychology, State University of New York at Stony Brook
MA, Psychology, State University of New York at Stony Brook
BA, Psychology, University of Massachusetts at Amherst
Research Interests
HIV/AIDS, Drug use, MSM, Sex work, Program evaluation, Drug courts
Lloyd A. Goldsamt is a Senior Research Scientist at the NYU Rory Meyers College of Nursing and an adjunct professor in NYU’s Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development. He has conducted NIH-funded research and community-based evaluations for the past 20 years. His primary research area is HIV and STI prevention among high-risk youth populations, including men who have sex with men, male sex workers and injection drug users. Dr. Goldsamt has conducted training and program evaluations locally and nationally, focusing on drug courts and community-based organizations working to prevent HIV and drug abuse. He is currently the Evaluator for the Brooklyn Treatment Court and an evaluator on an Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention project developing nationwide Juvenile Drug Court Learning Collaboratives. Dr. Goldsamt is also on the faculty of the Fordham University HIV and Drug Abuse Prevention Research Ethics Training Institute and a licensed clinical psychologist in New York State.
Principal Investigator, Brooklyn Behavioral Health Treatment Collaborative. Completed
Principal Investigator, Implementation of a Sexual Health Intervention for YMSM in Two Vietnamese Cities. Completed
Principal Investigator, Improving Juvenile Drug Courts Through the Implementation of Evidence-Based Treatment Practices: Training and Technical Assistance Project. Completed
Principal Investigator, Ninety Day Residential Recovery Program for Opioid and Alcohol Dependent Court Participants. Completed


Goldsamt LA, Liang E, Handschuh C, Navarra AM (2024).
The development of social capital in a peer-led mHealth cognitive behavioral antiretroviral therapy adherence intervention for HIV+ adolescents and young adults
AIDS Care, 36 (4), 425-431. doi: 10.1080/09540121.2023.2262981. PMCID: PMC10932820.

Dunn Navarra AM, Gormley M, Liang E, Loughran C, Vorderstrasse A, Garcia DR, Rosenberg MG, Fletcher J, Goldsamt LA (2024).
Developing and testing a web-based platform for antiretroviral therapy (ART) adherence support among adolescents and young adults (AYA) living with HIV
PEC Innovation, 4, 100263. doi: 10.1016/j.pecinn.2024.100263. PMCID: PMC10920727.

Wang R, Zheng F, Cao G, Goldsamt LA, Shen Y, Zhang C, Yi M, Peng W, Li X (2023).
The relationship between social support and depression among HIV-positive men who have sex with men in China: The chain mediating role of psychological flexibility and hope
Frontiers in Public Health, 11, 1271915. doi: 10.3389/fpubh.2023.1271915. PMCID: PMC10665023.

Garcia DR, Fletcher J, Goldsamt L, Bell DL, Zheng Y, Dunn Navarra AM (2023).
HIV syndemic factor associations among adolescent gay and bisexual men in the Youth Risk Behavior Survey 2015-2019: A secondary data analysis
Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care, 34 (5), 440-458. doi: 10.1097/JNC.0000000000000423. PMCID: PMC10528913.

Zhang C, Huang D, Goldsamt LA, Wang H, Wiley J, Shen Y, Chi Y, Li X (2023).
Self-efficacy mediates the effect of providing HIV self-testing kits on HIV testing frequency among Chinese men who have sex with men: Results from a randomised controlled trial
Sexual Health, 20 (2), 118-125. doi: 10.1071/SH22110.

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