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Leah Varga, PhD

Assistant Research Professor, Milken Institute School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, George Washington University & Public Health Analyst/HIV Services Planner, HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis, STD, and TB Administration (HAHSTA)
4th Floor
Address: 899 North Capitol Street NE
Washington, District Of Columbia
Phone: 202-727-5682
[email protected]

Current HIV/AIDS-Related Research Activities:

  • Understanding how traumatic life events and mental illness affect engagement in HIV care among people living with HIV in Washington, DC (Co-Investigator)
  • PrEP Uptake among Latinx MSM in Washington, DC (Co-Investigator/Site Principal Investigator)
  • Latinos living with HIV in DC: Exploring experiences in engagement and retention in care (Principal Investigator)
  • The Development of Responsive Health Department HIV Data to Action Strategies through Community Engagement

Current HIV/AIDS-Related Service Activities:

  • Member of the DC Center for AIDS Research Community Advisory Board