To support research at the intersection of substance use, HIV, and related comorbidities and generate evidence-based strategies to improve individual and public health.
NIDA HIV Research Priority Areas
- Prevent new infections and transmission of HIV among people who use drugs and their sexual and/or injection partners.
- Increase understanding of etiology, pathogenesis, spread, and persistence of HIV/AIDS among people who use drugs.
- Address comorbidities and improve health outcomes among people living with HIV who use drugs.
- Accelerate scientific discoveries in HIV/AIDS and substance use research.