How Does the Vaginal Environment Impact HIV/STI Risk?

Recent work has emphasized the role that the vaginal microenvironment—especially the bacterial microbial community—has in modifying women’s susceptibility to HIV-1 acquisition. This training will discuss the data supporting this association, future research priorities, and potential therapeutic inventions.


Jeanne Marrazzo, MD, MPH, Director, Division of Infectious Diseases

C. Glenn Cobbs, MD, Endowed Professor in Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine

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