Dr Karen Lloyd
Karen is a Senior Research Fellow in the Institute for Global Health at UCL. She is a medical sociologist and qualitative researcher with research interests in the use of HIV treatment for prevention, personal engagements with digital technologies for HIV self-management, and constructions of identity through HIV bio- and digital technologies. She received her PhD in Sociology from the University of California, San Francisco, where her doctoral research explored how discourses about HIV treatment as prevention have emerged within the social worlds of HIV professionals. She was previously a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Reading School of Pharmacy and worked as a research assistant during her PhD at the Center for AIDS Prevention Studies (CAPS) at UCSF.
Building evidence and insight on whole-person care needs for living well with HIV
This autumn, funding for the INTUIT research programme ended and we completed data collection across the team. Our final study has been conducted at the Royal Victoria Infirmary in Newcastle...
World AIDS Day 2021: Understanding HIV as a treatable condition
World AIDS Day (WAD) takes place annually on 1 December and is a global day that raises awareness of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV). HIV is a virus that attacks the...