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Lancet HIV paper garners international attention Article - Posted on 31 October 2018

In June, CSRH researchers published results from the Gay Community Periodic Surveys in the Lancet HIV journal showing the rapid uptake of pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) by gay and bisexual men in Melbourne and Sydney, particularly between 2016 and 2017.

A vaccine for gonorrhoea? In The Media - Posted on 14 October 2018

We can see what’s on the horizon and we have some time to do something about it, but not much, says sexual health researcher Dr Denton Callander.

People recovering from alcohol issues needed for Australia-first study Article - Posted on 9 October 2018

People who have had issues with alcohol are being invited to participate in an anonymous UNSW study which is hoping to find out how people overcome the habit.

HIV testing rates up in Australia In The Media - Posted on 28 September 2018

Gay and bisexual men are getting tested and using medications to prevent HIV transmission more than ever, with UNSW researchers recording an encouraging major shift towards new forms of prevention thanks to government-funded access programs.

Why is RuPaul sitting on top of the reality television world? In The Media - Posted on 27 September 2018

How RuPaul changed the face of reality television.

Record high number of HIV-positive gay men with an undetectable viral load In The Media - Posted on 25 September 2018

New research has shown that a record 92 per cent of gay and bisexual men living with HIV are on treatment and achieving an undetectable viral load.

HIV on the rise in straight Australian men In The Media - Posted on 24 September 2018

Rising numbers of straight men are being diagnosed with HIV in Australia.

Prevention of HIV increasing, but no one should be left behind: UNSW report In The Media - Posted on 24 September 2018

New reports released today show that increases in government funding for prevention strategies are achieving significant reductions in the risk of HIV transmission.

CSRH researcher awarded place in PLuS Alliance research program Article - Posted on 17 September 2018

Dr Rhiannon Parker, a research fellow at the Centre for Social Research in Health, has been awarded a place in the PLuS International Interdisciplinary Researchers program.

Beyond Dr Google: the search for health in a digital world In The Media - Posted on 17 September 2018

Professor Deborah Lupton was a third-year sociology undergraduate at ANU when she studied two subjects that would set the direction of her academic career.