Thursday, March 12, 2020

8:00AM - 2:00PM 

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Boston Medical Center
Crosstown Building, 2nd Floor
801 Massachusetts Ave.
Boston, MA 02118 

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Natalia Gnatienko

URBAN ARCH Annual Meeting

Thursday, March 12, 2020

801 Massachusetts Ave, Crosstown rm 2128

 Boston, MA 02118

 The objectives of the URBAN ARCH Annual Meeting are to bring together investigators, staff, and collaborators to do the following: 

  • Update the Scientific Advisory Panel and receive feedback on progress and challenges
  • Discuss emerging issues at the intersection of HIV and alcohol research to identify future research directions
  • Discuss proposals for the next wave of HIV/alcohol research
  • Examine URBAN ARCH data in collaboration with external investigators
  • Engage trainees in HIV and alcohol research domestically and internationally

8:00 - 8:30            Continental Breakfast

8:30 - 8:45            Welcome and Introductions

8:45 - 9:00            URBAN ARCH Overview and Core Updates

9:00 - 10:30          Uganda, Russia, Boston Study Updates and Future Directions 

10:30 - 10:45       COFFEE BREAK

10:45 - 11:30        Cohort Breakout Sessions - Questions from the Scientific Advisory Panel

11:35 - 11:45       GROUP PHOTO

11:45 - 12:30       LUNCH

12:30 - 1:30          URBAN ARCH Keynote Address - Seth Kalichman 

1:30 - 2:00            Closing Remarks 

Hotel Accommodations:

We recommend that you stay at the Hampton Inn in our Crosstown office building complex. If you book your room with the link below you will be able to get a discounted rate of $185/night.  

To make reservations, please use this link.

Hampton Inn & Suites Boston Crosstown Center

811 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts, 02118, USA +1-617-445-6400 

Hotel website: Hampton Inn & Suites Boston Crosstown Center

Parking Information:

Validated parking is available in the Crosstown Center Garage.

7 Melnea Cass Blvd, Boston, Massachusetts, 02118