The HPTN strives to evaluate and implement cutting-edge biomedical, behavioral, and structural interventions to reduce the transmission of HIV.
Who We Are
A Message on World AIDS Day 2023
November 30, 2023
HPTN Principal Investigators Say Global Fight Against HIV is at Risk
November 3, 2023
HPTN Scholars Program: Now Accepting Applications
Deadline: December 1, 2023
Network Member Spotlight
What would you say most motivates you to do what you do?
I’m most motivated by the potential to find new ways to transform HIV prevention. Daily oral pre-exposure prophylaxis has revolutionized HIV prevention and changed the HIV epidemic in many places worldwide. The quest to find new, highly efficacious HIV prevention options is a powerful motivator for me.
By the Numbers
HPTN Scholars Program
The HPTN Scholars Program seeks to provide scholar recipients with the knowledge, skills and connections to further their careers as independent investigators in the HIV prevention research field.
Location: Uganda-Baylor CRS Mentor(s): Craig Hendrix
Location: Wits PHRU Mentor(s): Theo Sandfort and Ravindre Panchia
Location: University of Maryland, College Park Mentor(s) Typhanye Penniman-Dyer (primary) and Ken Mayer
Location: NYU Rory Meyers College of Nursing Mentor(s): LaRon Nelson
Location: Desmond Tutu HIV Foundation Mentor(s): Linda-Gail Bekker and Rivet Amico
Location: JHU School of Nursing Mentor(s): Irene Kuo
Location: University of Buffalo Mentor(s): Danielle Haley, Gina Wingood
Location: Tufts University Mentor(s): Audrey Pettifor
Location: George Washington University Mentor(s): Chris Beyrer
Location: Harvard University Mentor(s): Kenneth Mayer
Location: Ramos Mejia Hospital Mentor(s): Audrey Pettifor
Location: Stellenbosch University Faculty of Health Sciences Mentor(s): Peter Bond, Lungiswa Nkonki, Ayana Moore
Mentor(s): Virginia Bond, Musonda Simwinga