Channel

University of California, San Francisco

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R&D Budget

$1.1 billion

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Number of Labs

1,000+

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Number of Scientists

2,900+


PROFILE

Walter Gomez

University of California, San Francisco

Carrico Lab

Trying to improve health outcomes for men with HIV/AIDS and drug addiction

Primary Research

Public Health

Challenges

HIV/AIDS
Substance Abuse/Addictions

“I already had some interest in mental health, and I decided to peek into the HIV angle of it – There were a lot of new developments at the time, so I switched majors from Biology to Sociology.”
– Walter Gomez

Are you curious enough?

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curious about What people affected with HIV/AIDS and drug addiction have in common
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ABOUT Walter Gomez

  • Nationality
  • Puerto Rico
  • Were my parents scientists?
  • Neither
  • Am I worrier?
  • Somewhat
  • Am I imaginative?
  • Yes
  • Am I competitive?
  • Somewhat
  • Am I spontaneous or a planner?
  • Both