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HPV vaccination rises among US kids, but many still unprotected

HealthDay
Ina Park talked to HealthDay about the safety, effectiveness and importance of the HPV vaccine.

Herpes: Stop the STIgma

This Podcast Will Kill You
Ina Park of the California Prevention Training Center talked about her forthcoming book and ending shame and stigma around sexually transmitted infections.

Adapting HIV care in Western Kenya to prevent the spread of COVID-19

UCSF Bixby Center

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted all facets of healthcare. With the pandemic, the Kenyan government set new restrictions to promote social distancing.

Big hearts meet big challenges: How CAPTC is helping California stop the spread of COVID-19

UCSF Bixby Center
California Prevention Training Center’s expertise in disease intervention training for STI and HIV prevention makes them a natural fit for California Connected, the state’s massive contact tracing and public awareness campaign.

Large Bay Area blood bank still turning away gay, bisexual men who meet US rules

San Francisco Chronicle
Dr. Deborah Cohan talked to the San Francisco Chronicle about the lack of a scientific basis for delaying blood donations from gay and bisexual men.

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Associate Professor, Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics

Co-Director, KEMRI-UCSF Infectious Disease Research Training Program
Principal Research Officer, Center for Microbiology Research, KEMRI

Kenya Research Director

Ms. Burger coordinates large clinical trials in Kenya related to HIV and reproductive health. 

Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences