David Bakal (Pre-Doctoral; Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) is a student at UCLA Geffen School of Medicine and a Pre-Doctoral Fellow at the Rio de Janeiro site. David is currently exploring the association of HIV infection and antiretroviral therapy with obesity in Brazil.
Longitudinal analysis of HIV infection, antiretroviral therapy, and obesity in Brazil.
Bakal et al. HIV disease severity and integrase inhibitor use are drivers of obesity following antiretroviral therapy initiation. Manuscript under review.
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