The Fels Institute is pleased to host Dr. Martin Iguchi, Senior Behavioral Scientist at the RAND Corporation, to discuss his work and career opportunities at RAND. The RAND Corporation is a research organization that develops solutions to public policy challenges to help make communities throughout the world safer and more secure, healthier and more prosperous.
Dr. Iguchi's recent work has examined quality of life and retirement/legacy planning in aging performing artists; sexual transmission of HIV from and among drug users to non-drug users; barriers to drug abuse treatment entry among Asian and Pacific Islanders; low-frequency injection drug users; HIV-related risk behaviors in men who have sex with men (MSM); and the impact of policing strategies for decreasing open air drug markets.
He is a fellow of the American Psychological Association (APA); former elected member of the APA's Board of Scientific Affairs and APA's Board of Professional Affairs; former member of the board of directors for APA's Division 50 (addictions); member of APA's cyber mentor program; member of the National Institute on Drug Abuse's Center Grant Research Review Committee; a fellow and former member of the board of directors of the College on Problems of Drug Dependence; and co-chair of the Scientific Working Group on MSM and Sexual Minorities for the District of Columbia Developmental Center for AIDS Research.
Lunch will be provided.
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