The CHIP lecture series will host a talk by Cornelis “Kees” Rietmeijer, Ph.D., M.D. about “Prevention Paradox: HIV decline may lead to STI increase,” on Thursday March 28th, 12:30-1:30pm. The event is co-sponsored by the UCONN Office of the Vice President of Research.
He is presently Professor of Public Health at the University of Colorado, Boulder, and President, Rietmeijer Consulting, LLC. His current research interests include epidemiology and the prevention of chlamydia infections, the resurgence of STDs and HIV among homosexual males, the internet as a risk and prevention environment, expanding testing to non-traditional venues using new technologies, and STD clinic operations.
The lecture will be in Video Conference Room 204 on the second floor of Ryan at 2006 Hillside Road at the University of Connecticut in Storrs.
To reserve lunch please call Stacey Leeds at 860 486-5917 to indicate your preference from a platter of sandwich and wrap selections including roast beef, roasted red peppers, Monterey jack cheese, lettuce, tomato, horseradish mayonnaise on sourdough roll; chicken salad with apples, walnuts, lettuce on a sourdough roll; and hummus with lettuce, tomato, assorted shredded vegetables and cheese on a wheat hard roll. All selections come with a piece of fresh fruit and bottled water. You must let her know your preference by Monday, 26 at 10:30 am sharp.