CARES ATN protocols 147, 148, and 149 began enrollment in May. ATN 147 aims to identify recently infected/ recently diagnosed HIV-1 infected youth between the ages of 13 to 24 years in the greater Los Angeles area and in New Orleans. ATN 148 tests a Stepped Care Model to achieve viral suppression – by increasing adherence to the HIV Treatment Continuum. ATN 149 screens seronegative youth at highest risk for HIV in homeless shelters and gay-identified community-based organizations (CBO). Enrollment in all three studies commenced in May in Los Angeles and in June at the New Orleans site.... Read More
The upcoming ATN Fall Meeting will be October 25-27, 2017 in Washington DC. The meeting will be held at the DoubleTree Hilton 8120 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, Maryland 20814. The agenda is here. The ATN Spring Meeting will be April 18-20, 2018. More details will be forthcoming.
Dr. Lisa Hightow-Weidman (iTech) will be a panelist in the session ‘Prevention Solutions for the Next Generation: Highlighting Adolescent Research in the NIH HIV/AIDS Clinical Trials Networks and the Adolescent Trials Network’. The session will take place Monday 24 July and is organized by The Office of HIV/AIDS Network Coordination’s Cross-Network Youth Prevention Research Working Group. More details on the session can be found here.
The upcoming ATN Fall Meeting will be October 25-27, 2017 in Washington DC. The Coordinating Center is in the planning process and will provide more information and materials as they become available.
Fifteen studies from the Adolescent Medicine Trials Network for HIV/AIDS Interventions (ATN) are currently archived in the NICHD Data and Specimen Hub (DASH). NICHD established DASH as a centralized resource for researchers to store and access data from NICHD-funded research studies to use for secondary research. It serves as a mechanism for NICHD-funded extramural and intramural investigators to share de-identified research data from studies in accordance with the NIH Data Sharing Policy and the NIH Genomic Data Sharing Policy.... Read More