CFAR Seminar: Monica Gandhi, MD, MPH--Novel approaches to measuring adherence in HIV treatment and prevention

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Monica Gandhi MD, MPH is a Professor of Medicine and Associate Chief in the Division of HIV, Infectious Diseases, and Global Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF).  She is also the Medical Director of the HIV/AIDS Clinic ("Ward 86") at San Francisco General Hospital. Research efforts have focused on HIV/AIDS in U.S. women and investigating objective methods to measure antiretroviral adherence and exposure in HIV treatment and prevention settings, such as determining drug levels in hair samples.  Recent work has expanded to measuring adherence to anti-TB drugs in the context of latent and active TB infection. Dr. Gandhi also has an interest at UCSF in HIV education and mentorship and is co-director of the UCSF CFAR Mentoring Program at UCSF.
 

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