Lauretta E Grau PhD

Associate Research Scientist in Epidemiology (Microbial Diseases)

Departments & Organizations

School of Public Health: Center for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDS; Heimer Lab - HIV

Research Interests

HIV prevention; Hepatitis prevention; Harm reduction; Health psychology; Injection drug use; Overdose prevention; Substance abuse within Families more...


  • Ph.D., George Mason University, 1996

Selected Publications

  • Ekaterina V, Fedorova EV, Skochilov RV, Heimer R, Case P, Beletsky L, Grau LE, Kozlov AP, Shaboltas AV. Access to syringes for HIV prevention for injection drug users in St. Petersburg, Russia: syringe purchase test study, BioMed Central (in press).
  • Akselrod H., Grau L.E., Barbour R.C., Heimer R. (2013) Seroprevalence of HIV, HBV, and HCV among Injection Drug Users in Connecticut: Understanding Infection and Co-infection Risks in a Non-Urban Population. American Journal of Public Health (in press)
  • Grau LE, Krasnoselskikh TV, Shaboltas AV, Skochilov RV, Kozlov AP, and Abdala N. (2013). Cultural Adaptation of an Intervention to Reduce Sexual Risk Behaviors among Patients Attending a STI Clinic in St. Petersburg, Russia. Prevention Science (in press) DOI 10.1007_s11121-012-0301-6.



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