News $3 Million to Fund Research on Powerful HIV Prevention PillDec 01, 2015A University of Rochester School of Nursing researcher has been awarded a $3 million grant to study a promising method of preventing the spread of HIV. City of Rochester Will Light Up Red for World AIDS DayNov 30, 2015Rochester will join cities around the globe when it lights up red on December 1 to raise awareness for HIV/AIDS. This is the first year Rochester will participate in this event since the beginning of the epidemic. Several community events will be held around Rochester this week to provide information about HIV/AIDS and foster community support for those affected by the disease. $3 Million Funds Research to Develop New HIV Vaccine StrategiesSep 24, 2015Infectious disease researchers at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry will use $3.1 million from the National Institutes of Health to find new ways to develop a vaccine to prevent HIV, the virus that causes AIDS. URMC Start-up Takes Aim at Memory and Cognitive Problems Apr 30, 2015A new start-up company built around research conducted at the School of Medicine and Dentistry plans to attack the memory and cognitive problems that often plague patients with neurodegenerative diseases like multiple sclerosis and Parkinson’s disease. University of Rochester Medical Center Honors Satcher Award RecipientsApr 30, 2015The community health improvement awards distinguish individuals who have made significant contributions to community health in the greater Rochester region through research, education, clinical services and outreach efforts.