Dr. Halkitis’ Popular Press Articles and Interviews

perry-halkitis-in-the-pressCommentaries & Reviews:

(Some of the Chelsea Now articles here are linked to alternate sources due to the publication’s server being destroyed by Hurricane Sandy. Original links will be replaced as they become available.)

Trump-Pence Create a Public Health Crisis, hivplusmag.com, November 15, 2017

Rutgers dean: Why racism must be addressed within gay population, nj.com, October 30, 2017

It’s Time To Repeal HIV Criminalization Laws, huffingtonpost.com, July 28, 2017

Our History/Our Dignity: Education and the Health of the LGBTQ Population, chelseanow.com, June 7, 2017

Pride in Our Identities and the Public Health of Gay Men, HuffingtonPost.com, June 6, 2017

Embracing The Otherness Of Gay Men In The Trump-Pence Era, HuffingtonPost.com, November 13, 2016

A ‘Graphic’ Approach to Advancing Dialogue About HIV, ChelseaNow.com, August 17, 2016

Of Gay Men, Generations, and Listening, ChelseaNow.com, June 22, 2016

BWW Review: THE AIDS GENERATION: STORIES OF SURVIVAL AND RESILIENCE by Perry N. Halkitis, BroadwayWorld.com, June 22, 2016

How Will We Be Remembered?, POZ.com, November 30, 2015

CHARLIE SHEEN, IGNORANCE, STIGMA, AND HIV, The Insider Magazine, November 18, 2015

Kentucky Fried Hate, The Insider Magazine, September 8, 2015

The Millennials and HIV, Social Lifestyle Magazine, July 14, 2015

PEP: HIV’s Rigorous But Effective ‘Morning After’ Plan, Chelsa Now, June 24, 2015

Gay Men’s Health Care Needs a Shot of Prevention, Chelsa Now, June 10, 2015

When it comes to health care, young gay men are falling through the cracks, The Conversation, March 18, 2015

Seven Things You Need to Know about HIV But Probably Don’t — From An Expert, Queerty, March 5, 2015

Treatment as prevention – the facts behind PrEP, The Conversation, December 3, 2014

The Disease That Defined My Generation, Huffington Post, September  2014

The Bravest Generation, MetroSource, October/November 2014

Marriage Equality and the Health of Our Society, Social Lifestyle Magazine, August 10, 2014

HIV/AIDS: More Than Just a Virus Social Lifestyle Magazine July 16, 2014

Book Review of The AIDS Generation in Psychology of Sexual Orientation and Gender Diversity, June, 2014

Why Gay Men Should Get Tested For HIV, June 26, 2014

The AIDS Generation, the Great PrEP Wars and Our Obligation to Young Gay Men, June 17, 2014

The Normal Heart and the resilience of the AIDS generation, May 25, 2014

Bitter Pill, But Swallow: Truvada Facts & Fantasies + The Bottom Line, May 17, 2014

The AIDS Generation book review on DallasVoice.com, April 25, 2014

The AIDS Generation book review on PositiveLite.com, March 4, 2014

The AIDS Generation Book Review LGBT Weekly, February 6, 2014

Does Treatment as Prevention Care for the HIV-Positive? The Huffington Post, January 21, 2014

The AIDS Generation Book Review: Washington Blade January 7th, 2014

The AIDS Generation Book Review: Human Rights Campaign Equality Magazine, Fall 2013

The AIDS Generation Book Review: A&U December, 2013

Gay Generation Gap, CNN.com, December 2013

A new lease for the AIDS Generation APA Monitor, November 2013

“Why write about the AIDS generation.” Human Right Campai (HRC), October 4, 2013

“Aging and HIV. How can psychology better serve the AIDS generation.” American Psychological Association, Public Interest Directorate, October 4, 2013

“The next generation of HIV/AIDS Awareness.” Oxford University Press Blog September 26, 2013

“HIV and Aging: A Time for Celebration?” The Huffington Post 13 September 2013

“Older and Wiser.” POZ Magazine 1 September 2013

Long Term Thriving A& U Magazine, September, 2013

“How marriage equality helps fight AIDS.” The Daily News 11 July 2013

“In the days before ‘test and treat’.” The Huffington Post 29 April 2013

“HIV and the power of escape.” POZ Magazine 1 April 2013

“Gay and grey: meeting the health needs of the Stonewall & AIDS generations.” Chelsea Now 20 March 2013

“HIV and the power of escape.” The Huffington Post 8 March 2013

“Gay and gray: what we need to know about aging gay men.” The Huffington Post 17 February 2012

“It’s more than just HIV-duh it’s HPV too.” Chelsea Now August 2011

“Re-centering science in the fight against AIDS.” The Huffington Post 27 May 2011

“Conference, revival mark 30th anniversary of AIDS.” Chelsea Now 4 May 2011

“Researchers, on reaching young gay and bisexual men.” Chelsea Now 23 March 2011

“U.S. & U.K political climate impacting HIV prevention.” Chelsea Now 23 February 2011

“Is a pill a day for HIV prevention enough?” Chelsea Now 15 December 2010

“A call for revised HIV testing strategy.” Chelsea Now 17 November 2010

“New data reveals shifting NYC meth epidemic.” Chelsea Now 20 October 2010

“For HIV-positive men, 50 is the new 40 (and the new 60).” Chelsea Now 8 September 2010

“Enhancing HIV prevention services to young gay men.” Chelsea Now 25 August 2010

“Redirecting HIV prevention for gay men.” Chelsea Now 28 July 2010

“The impact of crystal methamphetamine use on HIV-positive individuals.” GMHC Treatment Issues June 2009

“Ask the Sexperts.” POZ Magazine 1 February 2006

“Ask the Sexpert.” POZ Magazine 1 January 2006

“Ask the Sexpert.” POZ Magazine 1 November 2005

“Ask the Sexpert.” POZ Magazine 1 September 2005

“Ask the Sexpert.” POZ Magazine 1 August 2005

“Crystal-meth is about to race out of control.” Newsday 9 March 2004

“All that glitters: The ups and downs of methamphetamine.” Body Positive October 2002

“Negotiating and decision making for HIV-positive gay men: Sexual dealings.” Body Positive June 2000


You Have The Right to Safe Sex. Always, cosmopolitan.co.za, November 31, 2017

Preventing HIV: Rutgers Experts Raise Awareness of Treatment, mycentraljersey.com, November 30, 2017

Preventing HIV: Rutgers Experts Raise Awareness of Treatment, news.rutgers.edu, November 29, 2017

Rutgers Dean Recognized by City University of New York, aspph.org, November, 22, 2017

What it feels like to survive a mass shooting, sbs.com.au, November, 6, 2017

Rutgers Dean Combats Recall Bias in Study Participants with Texts and Phone Calls, newswise.com, November 1, 2017

Rutgers Dean to be Awarded Lifetime Achievement Award at APHA, aspph.org, October 26, 2017

Rutgers Study Examines Perceptions of Safety among LGBTQ Individuals Following the Pulse Nightclub Attack, aspph.org, September 13, 2017

Using Improv to Boost Confidence, Improve Mental Health, newswise.com, September, 11, 2017

Openly Gay, Greek-American Halkitis, New Dean of Rutgers Talks to TNH, thenationalherald.com, September, 10, 2017

Rutgers appoints 1st openly gay dean in school history, dailytargum.com, September, 6, 2017

Perry N. Halkitis Celebrates Decades of Excellence in LGBT Public Health and Psychology, 24-7pressrelease.com, September, 1, 2017

Rutgers dean named Researcher of the Year, mycentraljersey.com, August, 18, 2017

Rutgers Names New Dean, aspph.org, August 3, 2017

Rutgers Dean Named Researcher of the Year for Studies on Men and Masculinity, news.rutgers.edu, August 2, 2017

Openly Gay University Dean Seeks to Shatter Perceptions, Improve LGBTQ Health, news.rutgers.edu, June 27, 2017

Gay Black Men Confront Crystal Meth, thebody.com, June 23, 2017

Openly Gay University Dean Seeks to Shatter Perceptions, Improve LGBTQ Health, njlifesciencevendoralliance.org, June 20, 2017

Openly Gay University Dean Seeks to Shatter Perceptions, Improve LGBTQ Health, patch.com, June 20, 2017

Openly Gay University Dean Seeks to Shatter Perceptions, Improve LGBTQ Health, newswise.com, June 15, 2017

First Gay Man Named Dean of the Rutgers School of Public Health, hivplusmag.com, May 18, 2017

The Alarming New Sex Trend You Need to Know About, usnews.com, May 3, 2017

U. announces new dean of Rutgers School of Public Health, DailyTargum.com, April 3, 2017

GPH Dean Accepts Position at Rutgers, nyunews.com, April 3, 2017

Together: The Epidemic of Gay Loneliness., HuffingtonPost.com, March 2, 2017

Speaking of Psychology: Surviving the AIDS epidemic., apa.org, February 15, 2017

What World AIDS Day Means to Me., advocate.com, December 1, 2016

Can New Tools End the AIDS Epidemic by 2020?, nationswell.com, August 31, 2016

Anthony Weiner Scandal: Is Sexting an Addiction?, thewrap.com, August 29, 2016

Why Aren’t Gay Men Getting a Vaccine That Can Prevent Cancer?, broadly.vice.com, April 3, 2016

Meth Kills — And Evidence Points to Its Upswing in NYC, GayCityNews.nyc, February 4, 2016

Why ‘Who’s the Boss’ Star Danny Pintauro’s HIV Revelation to Oprah Is Still a Big Deal, Thewrap.com, September 29, 2015

HIV Testing Is Down And STDs Are Up As New York City Closes Free Clinics, Buzzfeed.com, August 27, 2015

The unseen face of meth use., VOX.com, August 24, 2015

Meth Finds New Users With Queers of Color, Out Magazine, June 9, 2015

Meth Finds a New Market in New York, New York Times, June 5, 2015

HIV risk among young gay, bi men tied to societal issues Reuters, June 5, 2015

Black Young Gay Men From Poor Neighborhoods More Likely To Contract HIV MedicalResearch.com, May, 22, 2015

Health and social inequities drives HIV in young men who have sex with other men EurekAlert, May, 19, 2015

New York AG launches initiative to educate hospitals about transgender community Modern Healthcare, May 15, 2015

Speaking of Psychology: Surviving the AIDS epidemic. American Psychological Association, Episode 23

Smoking and Biopsychosocial Issues in HIV and Aging. Winter 2015 NYU Research Digest p. 20-21.

NYU Steinhardt researchers to study why male millennials risk HIV transmission

Millennials and an AIDS free generation, Social Lifestyle Magazine, December 1, 2014

The Pill Truvada Can Prevent HIV/AIDS, and for Some, That’s a Problem, Newsweek, October 7, 2014

Aging with HIV, Pavement Pieces, September 18, 2014

As New York Embraces HIV-Preventing Pill, Some Voice Doubts, NPR Weekend Edition, July 19, 2014

Cuomo’s Plan for HIV Drug Draws Critics The Wall Street Journal July 14, 2014

About the Cuomo HIV plan June 30, 2014

POZ Exclusives : Gay Shamelessness, Beyond the Crystal Meth Crisis June 25, 2014

7 New Yorkers Remember the Early Days of the AIDS Epidemic May 29, 2014

SundayReview | Are We Ready for HIV’s Sexual Revolution?, May 23, 2014

Against All Odds, April, 2014

Perry Halkitis on Youth Obsession, Aging With HIV, and Surviving for Decades, HIVPlus Magazine, February, 12, 2014

Take Two Apps and Call me in the Morning, Positively Aware, January, 2013

There’s a Wonder Drug That Prevents HIV Infection. Why Haven’t You Heard of It? The New Republic, Dec 15, 2013

HIV/AIDS Returning to the Spotlight?  The Washington Blade, December 12, 2013

Why More Men are Going Bareback, Edge on the Net, December 10,2013

Poor Black and Hispanic Men are Face of HIV, New York Times, December 4, 2013

Rise in Unprotected Sex by Gay Men Spurs H.I.V. Fears New York Times November 28, 2013

Perry Halkitis on “The AIDS Generation NYU EDU November, 2013

Why serial monogamy isn’t so safe out.com November 20, 2013

WIth AIDS, a generation in their fifties discuss their survival Le Temps, November 2, 2013

Learning from the Men of the AIDS Generation, Chelsea Now, October 23, 2013

“Growing old with HIV” Fifty is the New Fifty
Oct 15, 2013

LeFae, B. L. “Looking at HIV and Aging with Dr. Perry Halkitis.” Edge On The Net 25 July 2013

McCroy, Winnie “Save Our Sons: GMHC Warns of Cuts to MSM Programs .” Edge New York 20 July 2013

Straube, T. “Hold Your Horses.” POZ Magazine 1 July 2013

Lilly, C. “A Brief History of the Stonewall Riots.” Edge On The Net 10 June 2013

Leland, J. “’People Think It’s Over.” New York Times 1 June 2013

Hamid, E., Leland, J.  and Koppe, N. “The Faces of H.I.V. in New York in 2013 – Photographs.” New York Times 1 June 2013

Murphy, T. “Recovering Your Life.” POZ Magazine 1 April 2013

“Meth Use Among NYC Gays Shifts to Blacks, Latinos, Poor” Chelsea Now 21 October 2010

Kershaw, S. “Syphilis Cases on the Increase in New York City.” New York Times August 12, 2007

Ryzik, M. “Cocaine: Hidden In Plain Sight.” New York Times 10 June 2007

Burns, N. “Giving It Up.” POZ Magazine 1 August 2006

Sparber, J. “Meth Madness.” POZ Magazine 1 July 2006

Jacobs, A. “Battling H.I.V. Where Sex Meets Crystal Meth.” New York Times 21 February 2006

Jacobs, A. “AIDS Fighters Face a Resistant Form of Apathy; Searching for Ways to Counter Lax Attitudes and Risky Behavior.” New York Times 3 April 2005

Confessore, N. “HEALTH ALERT IN NEW YORK: RISKS; Among Gays Grown Complacent And Often Careless, Fear Returns.” New York Times 12 February 2005

Barron, J. “A GOVERNOR RESIGNS: THE SPEECH; Personal Crisis, but an Old Theme of Patronage.” New York Times 13 August 2004

“The POZ Decade-2002.” POZ Magazine 1 May 2004

“The Beast in the Bathhouse; Crystal Meth Use by Gay Men Threatens To Reignite an Epidemic.” New York Times 12 January 2004

Rochman, S. “You Are Your Brother’s Keeper.” hivplusmag.com 1 March 2003

Koffler, K. “Life vs. Meth.” POZ Magazine 1 July 2002

Jacobs, A. “In Clubs, a Potent Drug Stirs Fear of an Epidemic.” New York Times 29 January 2002

Hess, S. “Protease Inhibited.” POZ Magazine 1 March 1998

“Kiss Hysteria.” POZ Magazine 1 November 1997

Elder, J. “SPECIAL REPORT; A Learned Response.” New York Times 6 January 1991