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  • November 21, 2023

    The Vaccine-O-Licious Mini Tour had its first stop in Queens. The drag show to support CRU's infectious disease research was held at Hombres Lounge in Jackson Heights on Nov. 17, 2023.

    Photo of Lori Lu speaking on the microphone
  • October 18, 2023

    On Sept. 28, 2023, Columbia Research Unit partnered with Ryan Health and Harlem Pride to present an mpox-themed town hall event in Harlem.

    Photo of Dr. Jacob McLean at a podium in front of a seated audience, presenting at an mpox town hall event.
  • September 7, 2023

    Columbia Research Unit and Project ACHIEVE's annual Vaccine-O-Licious Mini Tour kicked off with an mpox-themed show at the 4West Lounge.

    Photo of Jus Jahlisa performing at the 4West Lounge
  • July 28, 2023

    We interview RAMP Scholar Saba Ahmed.

  • July 28, 2023

    We interview Dr. Debbie Theodore from the Division of Infectious Diseases.

    Photo of Dr. Debbie Theodore
  • July 28, 2023

    Let’s get to know Dr. Jason Zucker, an Adult and Pediatric Infectious Disease physician and an Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Infectious Diseases.

    Jason E Zucker, MD
  • June 14, 2023

    Vaccine-O-Licious 18, Columbia Research Unit's 18th annual drag pageant to promote HIV vaccine research, was held at 3 Dollar Bill in Brooklyn on May 28, 2023.

    Photo of Vaccine-O-Licious 18 hosts, judges, guest performers, winner and runner-up
  • April 17, 2023

    The final leg of the Vaccine-O-Licious 17 Mini Tour, a series of drag shows promoting Columbia Research Unit's HIV vaccine clinical trials, was held at the 4West Lounge in Harlem on March 31, 2023.

    Photo of drag queens Jus Jahlisa and Gia Thee Warrior Princess with members of Columbia Research Unit and Project Achieve at the 4West Lounge
  • July 1, 2019

    Columbia Research Unit decorated its first float ever and paraded in the 2019 World Pride NYC march.

  • June 19, 2019

    Over the last year, Steven Palmer, PA-C and Clinic Coordinator, has been involved in two oral history projects, the Stonewall Oral History Project and the Woodstock Oral History Project.