Epidemiology of Cardiovascular Disease among People Living with HIV in Rural Uganda

  • Principal Investigator(s): Mark Siedner
  • Study Contact: Mark Siedner, 617-726-4686, msiedner@partners.org
  • Description of Subjects: People Living with HIV and Age and Gender-matched Controls in Southwestern Uganda
  • Location (Domestic vs. International): Mbarara University of Science and Technology, Mbarara, Uganda
  • Enrollment Period: 2013-2016
  • Enrollment Goal: 500
  • Key Inclusion Criteria: Age greater than 40, living within catchment area of Mbarara Regional Referral Hospital, Uganda
  • Available Biological Specimens: 
    • Blood, serum, or plasma
    • Tissues and Stool
  • How to Request Access: Contact PI
  • Available Data Description: Metabolic Assays, Stool Microbiome, Inflammatory Markers, Cardiovascular Disease Surrogates (EKG, ABI, Carotid U/S)