HIV Clinical Research

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Dr. Don Kurtyka, Assistant Professor in USF's College of Medicine & Director of HIV Services at the Hillsborough County Specialty Care Center, talks about how health care and treatment of people with HIV or AIDS has changed over time, and how that's paying off in increased lifespan.

Dr. Don Kurtyka talks about how important it is for people with HIV or AIDS to follow a structured schedule when it comes to taking their medicines.

Dr. Don Kurtyka talks about the AIDS Drug Assistance Program, or A.D.A.P., located in the Hillsborough County Specialty Care Center.

Clincial research participant Dennis Coffer says he's glad he's taken part in five trials at the HIV Clincial Research Unit over the last dozen years.

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HIV Clinical Research Unit
E-mail: HCHDResearchUnit@doh.state.fl.usf or 813-307-8067

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