On Thursday, March 7, 2012, from 12:30 – 1:30 pm, we welcome special visiting professor Udi Davidovich, PhD, Senior Researcher, Department of Research, Cluster Infectious Diseases, Amsterdam Public Health Service, the Netherlands, who will to give a lunch-time lecture about “New realities in the prevention of HIV among MSM: the trials and tribulations of risk reduction strategies other than condom use.”
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. For a map of the area, look at http://www.chip.uconn.edu/about/directions-to-chip/. It is co-sponsored by the UConn Office of the Vice President for Research.
You can also view this talk streamed live during or after the lecture at the following link: https://mediasite.dl.uconn.edu/Mediasite/Play/0194972ee33e44259018730d5f0adbb61d.
Davidovich is a social and clinical psychologist. He works at the Amsterdam Public Health Service as a senior researcher and head of the unit for Online Research and Prevention (ORP).
Since 1998, Udi concentrated on the study of the determinants of HIV and STD related sexual risk behaviour among different risk groups and the translation of thesis findings into prevention strategies. In recent years, Udi dedicated efforts to the development of tools for the study of sexual risk behaviour and the development and evaluation of HIV and STD prevention interventions using the internet as a delivery tool. Udi is an annual guest lecturer at the University of Amsterdam, at the Medical Biology department; The Free University of Amsterdam at the Communication Science faculty, and the University of Leiden, at the faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences. Since 2006 Udi is an International Editorial Board member of the Journal AIDS Care.