Mind Your Behind

Meet the PAC Study Team and Our Partners

PAC Study Principal Investigator

Alan Nyitray, PhD, Associate Professor, Medical College of Wisconsin, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine – Center for AIDS Intervention Research

Alan is an Associate Professor of Epidemiology at the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee. His research has focused on the natural history of anal HPV infection and, most recently, anal cancer screening. The anal HPV epidemiology research has included studies with gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men, heterosexual couples, and heterosexual men. His current research assesses protocols for anal precancer and cancer screening. He has published more the 80 peer-reviewed papers on these topics and is funded by the National Cancer Institute. Prior to his HPV research, Nyitray delivered HIV prevention in a service capacity for 15 years.

 

Meet the PAC Study Team and Our Partners

Milwaukee

Medical College of Wisconsin - Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine/Center for AIDS Intervention Research/Clinical Cancer Center

Bridgett Brzezinski, MA

Esmeralda Lezama-Ruiz, BA

Cameron Liebert, MSW

PAC Study Partners in Milwaukee

Anal Dysplasia Program of Froedtert & MCW

Holton Street Clinic

Inclusion Health Clinic of Froedtert & MCW

Sixteenth Street Community Health Centers – Chavez Clinic

Vivent Health

Chicago

University of Chicago – Chicago Center for HIV Elimination

Aniruddha Hazra, MD
Section of Infectious Diseases and Global Health

John Schneider, MD, MPH
Departments of Medicine and Public Health Sciences

Jared Kerman

Rey Flores

Houston

The University of Texas MD Anderson

Elizabeth Chiao, MD, MPH
Department of Epidemiology, Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences

Lou Weaver, BA, Research Data Coordinator
Department of Epidemiology, Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences

Maggie Houchens
Department of Epidemiology, Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences

Melissa Cariman
Department of Epidemiology, Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences

The University of Texas School of Public Health

Ashish Deshmukh, PhD, MPH
Department of Management, Policy, and Community Health

Vanessa Schick, PhD
Department of Management, Policy and Community Health

J. Michael Wilkerson, PhD
Department of Health Promotions and Behavioral Sciences

PAC Study Partners in Houston

The Crofoot Research Center, Inc.

Harris Health Thomas Street Health Center

 

We would also like to thank our laboratory partners

Center for Immunization and Infection Research in Cancer, Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute, Tampa, FL

Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Centre for Cancer Prevention, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK

Medical College of Wisconsin Tissue Bank