HIV/AIDS and Gay Men’s Health Public Health Researcher, Psychologist, and AIDS Warrior
Perry N Halkitis, Ph.D., M.S., MPH is Professor of Applied Psychology and Public Health (Steinhardt School), and Population Health (Langone School of Medicine). He specializes in AIDS/HIV behavioral research studies for gay men, prevention of drug abuse and addiction in the gay community and helps HIV & long term survivors.
He also directs the Center for Health, Identity, Behavior & Prevention Studies. Review his full curriculum vitae here.
One of the United States’ leading authorities on HIV prevention. His ever-evolving research work now focuses on some of the most difficult, intractable obstacles facing HIV prevention today: the complex interplay of drug use, mental health, societal/personal issues and risk behaviors.
Dr. Perry N.Halkitis is an internationally recognized expert on the intersection between the HIV epidemic, drug abuse, and mental health burden in gay and bisexual men.
Dr. Halkitis’ Most Recent Honor
*The AIDS Generation Book has been named a finalist for a 2014 Lamda Literary Award in the Biography/memoir category.
*Dr. Halkitis has just been elected to Fellow status in the Society for the Psychological Study of Men and Masculinity: Division 51 of the American Psychological Association.
*Syndemic Production among Emergent Adult Men (2R01DA025537)
*APA Division 38 2014 Outstanding Contributions to Health Psychology Award (Senior).
Dr. Halkitis’ Upcoming Events
|03/6/2014||7:30 – 9:30PM|
|03/7/2014||12:00 – 1:30PM|
Drexel UniversityPublic Health Grand Rounds
|03/13/2014||4:30 – 5:30PM|
St. Luke’s Roosevelt Hospitals HIV Rounds Spencer Cox Center for Health
|03/17/2014||12:00 – 1:00PM|
New York Academy of Medicine (RESCHEDULED FROM THIS LAST FALL)
|03/19/2014||6:00 – 7:00PM|
NYU Speakers on the Square
|04/9/2014||6:30 – 8:00PM|
HIV/AIDS and Aging Symposium, Austin TX