Center for HIV and Research in Mental Health

Reducing the Impact of Mental Health and Minority Health Disparities across

the HIV Prevention and Care Continua

Important Announcement

CHARM is happy to announce that our application to transition from a Developmental AIDS Research Center (D-ARC) to a Full ARC has been successfully funded! 

Please stay tuned for important updates on our new activities as a fully-fledged ARC! 

CHARM in the News


CHARM transitions from a "developmental" ARC to a full ARC

This spring, the University of Miami’s Center for HIV and Research in Mental Health, or CHARM, became the sixth national AIDS Research Center focused on mental health. It is the only one in the Southeastern United States.

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Training Researchers to Combat HIV Inequities in Minority Communities

The Culturally focused HIV Advancements through the Next Generation for Equity (CHANGE) Training Program aims to equip the next generation of HIV behavioral scientists with the skills required to address and eliminate health disparities in HIV treatment and prevention in South Florida’s Black, Latino and LGBTQ communities. 

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$2.8 Million NIH R01 Grant Supports Multisite Study on Cardiovascular Risk in HIV

Claudia Martinez, MD (CHARM Pilot Awardee) is awarded a $2.8 Million NIH R01 Grant to continue her research on HIV and Cardiovascular health. 

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