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Featured News


Young gay and bisexual men may have difficulty predicting when they’re likely to have sex, which could make it challenging to use on-demand pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP), according to study findings published by IDHI in the Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes (JAIDS).




FSU challenge spurs student-led innovation in smart home designs for aging in place


Florida State University students from over 30 different disciplines gathered in the Innovation Hub Friday, April 14 and Saturday, April 15 for the 24-hour Design Sprint, an intensive problem-solving session where students work in teams to develop solutions to real-world problems.

“Aging is something that we all will face, so understanding and addressing some of the common challenges that come with aging through the use of smart home technologies is an exciting area for both research and practice,” said Dr. Hightow-Weidman. “It was inspiring to see students from across FSU come together and harness their enthusiasm, creativity and innovation to tackle this challenge.”






FSU Nursing awarded $72.7M NIH grant to lead adolescent HIV clinical trial network


Florida State University has been awarded a $72.7 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to redesign and improve HIV prevention and care interventions in adolescents and young adults in the United States.

Under the grant, which will be dispersed over the course of seven years, FSU will serve as the Scientific Leadership Center (SLC) for the Adolescent Medicine Trials Network for HIV Interventions.