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Improving HIV Treatment: There's an App for That

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Caption: Laura Whiteley, M.D., an adolescent behavioral researcher from the Bradley Hasbro Children's Research Center, discusses her upcoming project, a $1.5 million grant to improve antiretroviral treatment adherence in HIV infected youth and young adults. The study, funded by The Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, will explore the use of a mobile phone app/game to better inform youth about their health needs and improve their adherence to treatment.

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