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PROCEEDINGS OF A CONFERENCE:
Blood-Borne and Sexually Transmitted Infections Among IDUs and Their Partners in the Western Hemisphere: Exchange of Experiences and Lessons Learned
REGIONAL EXPERT CONSULTATION



[Introduction] [Agenda] [Abstracts] [Recommendations] [Biographical Sketches] [Participants]

Participants

Franklin Alcaraz del Castillo, M.D.
Executive Director
Latin American Centre of Scientific Investigation
C. Reyes Ortiz Esq. Federico Zuazo
Edif. Gundlach, Torre Oeste, piso 12
5243 La Paz, Bolivia
Email: celin@caoba.entelnet.bo

Anna Azevedo, M.D.
Director
State Centre for Treatment
and Rehabilitation of Addicts (CENTRA-RIO)
Rua D. Mariana 151 / Botafogo
Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil 22280/020
Email: annago@vento.com.br,
annago@ruralrj.com.br,
annago@hotmail.com

Diego Bashkansky
Ricardo Guiraldes 3957
Ituzaingo
Buenos Aires, Argentina 1714
Email: diebash@hotmail.com

David C. Bell, Ph.D.
Senior Research Scientist
Affiliated Systems, Inc.
3104 Edloe, Suite 330
Houston, TX 77027-6022
USA
Email: dbell@affiliatedsystems.com

María José Bravo, M.D., MPH
Head of the Research and Evaluation Service
State Office for the National Plan on Drugs
Madrid, Spain
Email: mjbravo@jazzfree.com

Diana Ciaffone
Ricardo Guraldes 3957
Ituzaingo
Buenos Aires, Argentina 1714
Email: diebash@hotmail.com

Pedro Chequer
Intercountry Programme Adviser
UNAIDS
c/o OPS/OMS
M. T. De Alvear 684, Piso 4
Buenos Aires, Argentina 1395
Email: chequerp@unaids.org

Lorenzo Cortese
Secretario de Programación para la Prevención
de la Drogadicción y Lucha contra el Narcotráfico
Sarmiento 546
Buenos Aires, Argentina 1041
Email: sedronar@sedronar.gov.ar

Leonardo Costa, Ph.D.
Presidente de la Junta de Drogas
Montevideo, Uruguay
Email: augalde@conace.gov.cl

Stephen Crystal, Ph.D.
Director AIDS Research Group
Institute for Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research
Rutgers University
New Brunswick, NH 08903
USA
Email: scrystal@rci.rutgers.edu

Silvana De Castro, M.D.
World Health Organization
20, avenue Appia
1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland
Email: decastros@who.ch

Jerry Flanzer, D.S.W.
Chief, Health Services Branch
Division of Epidemiology, Services and Prevention Research
National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
6001 Executive Boulevard, Room 5213
Bethesda, MD 20892/9561
USA
Email: jf199i@nih.gov

Sally Flanzer
Director of the Data, Research and Innovation Division
Children's Bureau
Administration on Children, Youth and Families
US Department of Health and Human Services
5610 Wisconsin Avenue, Apt. 901
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
USA
Email: sflanzer@acf.dhhs.gov

Henry (Skip) Francis, M.D.
Director
Center on AIDS & Other Medical
Consequences of Drug Abuse (CAMCODA)
National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
National Institutes of Health
6001 Executive Boulevard, Room 5213
Bethesda, MD 20892-9561
USA
Email: hf23n@nih.gov

Sylvia Inchaurraga, M.D., Ph.D.
Centro de Estudios Avanzados en Drogadependencia
Juan Manuel de Rosas 1058
CP 2000, Rosario
Provincia de Santa Fe, Argentina
Email: sinchaur@sede.unr.edu.ar

Patricia Insúa, Ph.D.
Profesora de Psicología Básica
Facultad de Psicología
Universidad del País Vasco
España
Email: Pbpincep@ss.ehu.es

Jag H. Khalsa, Ph.D.
Center on AIDS & Other Medical Consequences
of Drug Abuse (CAMCODA)
National Institute on Drug Abuse, NIH
6001 Executive Blvd., Room 5098, MSC 9593
Bethesda, MD 20892-5953
USA
Email: jk98p@nih.gov

Mary Latka, MPH, Ph.D.
Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies
New York Academy of Medicine
1216 Fifth Avenue, Room 556
New York, NY 10029
Email: mlatka@nyam.org

Damián Lavarello, M.D.
Santa Fe 1477, Planta Alta
CP 2000, Rosario
Provincia de Santa Fe, Argentina
Email: damlavpms@hotmail.com

Paula J. Lum, M.D., M.P.H.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Positive Health Program
University of California, San Francisco
And San Francisco General Hospital
UCSF Box 1347
San Francisco, CA 94143-1347
USA
Email: plum@itsa.ucsf.edu

Carlos Magis
Consejo Nacional de Prevención
y Control del SIDA (CONASIDA)
Calzada de Tlalpán 4585
Colonia Toriello Guerra
14050, México D.F., México
Email: cmagis@mail.ssa.gov.mx,
cmagis@hotmail.com

Raquel Magri, M.D.
Secretaria de Drogas
Presidencia de la República de Uruguay
Montevideo, Uruguay
Email: rmagri@adinet.com.uy

Mônica Siqueira Malta, Ph.D.
Oswaldo Cruz Foundation
Av Brasil, 4365 - Biblioteca de Manguinhos 209
Rio de Janeiro 21045/900 Brazil
Email: momalta@fiocrus.br

Rafael Mazín, M.D., M.P.H.
Regional AIDS Program
Pan American Health Organization
525 23rd Street, N.W.
Washington D.C. 20037
USA
Email: mazinraf@paho.org

Inés Elvira Mejía, Ph.D.
Universidad de Los Andes
Bogotá, Colombia
Email: imejia@supercabltv.net.co

Fabio Mesquita, Ph.D., M.D.
Programa Nacional de DST/AIDS
Ministério da Saúde, Bloco G - Sobreloja
Explanada dos Ministérios
70.058-900 Brasilia, D.F., Brasil
Email: Fabiom@prefeitura.sp.gov.br,
Mesquitaberkeley@hotmail.com

David Metzger, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Director
AIDS Prevention Research
University of Pennsylvania/VA Medical Center
Center for Studies of Addiction
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA 19104
USA
Email: metzger@mail.trc.upenn.edu

Mariano Montenegro, M.D.
Consejo Nacional para el Control de
Estupefacientes (CONACE)
Calle Agustinas 1235, 9
Secretaría Ejecutiva
Santiago, Chile
Email: mmontenegro@conace.gov.cl

Graciela Moscatello, M.D.
Investigadora Clínica, FUNDAI
Hospital Francisco Muñiz
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Email: moscatello@intramed.net.ar

Robert Muga, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine
Department of Internal Medicine
Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol
08916 Badalona
Barcelona, Spain
Email: rmuga@aids2002.com,
aids2002@aids2002.com

María Luz Osimani, Ph.D.
IDES
San José 1238 esquina Yi
Montevideo, Uruguay
Email: ides@adinet.com.uy

Armando Peruga, M.D., Ph.D.
Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)
525 23rd Street, N.W.
Washington, DC 20037
USA
Email: perugaar@paho.org

Vladimir Poznyak, M.D., Ph.D.
Medical Officer
Management of Substance Dependence Team
Department of Mental Health
and Substance Dependence (MSD)
World Health Organization (WHO)
20 Avenue Appia
1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland
Email: poznyakv@who.ch

Graciela Radulich
Coordinator Harm Reduction Program
Asociación Civil "El Retoño"
H. Yirogoyen 4032
CP 1638. Vte. López, Argentina
Email: gradulich@arnet.com.ar

Angela Rincón
Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)
525 23rd Street, N.W.
Washington, DC 20037
Email: rinconan@paho.org

Cristina Rius
Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)
525 23rd Street, N.W.
Washington, DC 20037
USA
Email: riuscri@paho.org

Rafaela Robles
Director Center for Addiction Studies
PR & USVI Addiction Technology Transfer Center
Universidad Central del Caribe
School of Medicine
P. O. BO 60327
Bayamón, PR 00960-6032
Email: rrobles@uccaribe.edu

Diana Rossi, DSW
INTERCAMBIOS Asociación Civil
Corrientes 2548, 1º E (1046)
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Email: intercam@cvtci.com.ar

Walter Royal, M.D.
Associate Professor of Neurology
Department of Medicine
Anatomy and Neurology
Morehouse School of Medicine
720 Westview Drive, S.W.
Atlanta, GA 30310-1495
USA
Email: wroyal@msm.edu

Sergio Darío Seibel
Coordinador Área das Drogas do Estado
Sao Paulo, Brazil

Sergio Sosa Estani, M.D., Ph.D.
Instituto Nacional de Chagas
Av. Paseo Colón 568, Piso 1
CP 1063, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Email: ssosaestani@abaconet.com.ar

Juan Manuel Sotelo
Representate de la OPS/OMS en Argentina
Oficina Sanitaria Panamericana
Marcelo T. De Alvear 684, Piso 4
1058 Buenos Aires, Argentina
Email: jm@arg.ops-oms.org

Waleska Teixeira Caiaffa, M.D., M.P.H., Sc.D.
Associate Professor of Epidemiology
Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG)
Av. Alfredo Balena, 190 - 10º andar
30130-100 Belo Horizonte
Minas Gerais, Brazil
Email: wcaiffa@medicina.ufmg.br

Graciela Touzé, D.S.W.
INTERCAMBIOS Asociación Civil
Corrientes 2548 1º E (1046)
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Email: intercam@cvtci.com.ar

Barbara J. Turner, M.D., MSEd
Professor of Medicine
Division of General Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
1122 Blockley Hall
423 Guardian Dr.
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6021
USA
Email: bturner@mail.med.upenn.edu

Enrique Vásquez
Oficina Sanitaria Panamericana
Marcelo T. De Alvear 684, 4to Piso
1058 Buenos Aires, Argentina
Email: evazquez@arg.ops.oms.org

Mercedes Weissenbacher, M.D., Ph.D.
Centro Nacional de Referencia para el SIDA
Facultad de Medicina, UBA
Paraguay 2155, Piso 11
CP 1121, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Email: mweissen@fmed.uba.ar

Fernando Zacarías, M.D., Ph.D.
Program Coordinator
Regional HIV/AIDS/STI Program
Pan American Health Organization
525 23rd Street, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20037
USA
Email: zacariaf@paho.org


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