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

lambda-award*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

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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
05/2/2014 TBD

An Interview With Dr. Halkitis