HIV/AIDS in Syria

A short report titled “HIV/AIDS in Syria and the response of the National Aids Program during the war” will soon be published.┬áThis study was conducted by the Observatory member Dr Ali Ghaddar under the workgroup “Infection Control”.

A link to the report will be uploaded under the tab “Journal Publications” once published.

Violence

The work-group “Health in Prison” (HiP) has conducted a health assessment of women prisoners exposed to torture three decades after their liberation. In collaboration with Khiam Rehabilitation Center, HiP evaluated the factors that protect women from Post-traumatic Stress resulting from exposure to distinct torture events. Results were published in the Journal of Interpersonal Violence. Read here