Join us for a special Quarterly Meeting featuring Dr. Douglas Bruce on the topic of: The spectrum of cannabis use among young persons living with HIV/AIDS.
Douglas Bruce, PhD, MSW is a public health researcher and earned his PhD in public health from the University of Illinois at Chicago. His mixed methods research focuses on the health behavior of persons living with chronic conditions, including the secondary prevention needs of young persons living with HIV/AIDS, and the role of cannabis in the lives of persons living with chronic disease. He has served as principal investigator on grants from the National Institute on Drug Abuse, the National Institute of Mental Health, and the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development. As a program evaluation and development consultant, Dr. Bruce has worked with a number of local organizations, such as the AIDS Foundation of Chicago and Chicago Department of Public Health, as well as national and international organizations, including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the US Agency for International Development.