Effects of Stress in Patients with HIV


Defining the Impact of Stress on Cell Aging and Disease in an HIV Positive Population

Infectious Diseases

Dillingham Rebecca,

UVa Health System, Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases and International Health seeks Men and Women, age 18 or older, with HIV for research study. The purpose of the study is to learn more about how stress affects health, aging, and HIV disease. Study involves interviews/questionnaires every three months and blood draws at enrollment and twelve months later (at the end of the study). ? Study-related procedures (blood draws and interviews) are provided free of charge. ? Compensation for study completion is $ 120 total in gift cards, offered as partial payments after each of the 5 visits. Contact Information: For more information please contact: o Katherine R. Schafer, MD o Phone: 434-924-4292 o IRB HSR # 16319 Principal Investigator: Katherine R. Schafer, MD


HIV Infections

Immunology/Infectious Diseases



Katherine Schafer