Adult ACTG-Virology Service Laboratory
Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Dr. Eshleman serves as Protocol Virologist for several ACTG international trials for HIV treatment, including: ACTG 5175, 5208/OCTANE, 5190, and 1060. In addition, she serves as the Chair of the Joint HPTN 052/ACTG 5175 Lab Subcommittee and 5175 Virology Working Group. Her role in these studies will continue, even though JHU will not be funded as an ACTG Virology Service Laboratory after 6/06. As part of this effort, Dr. Eshleman is leading efforts to transfer HIV Genotyping technology to laboratories in South Africa, Brazil, and India, in support of NIH-sponsored trials of HIV treatment and prevention.