PADS – Platelets Alcohol Use Disorders StudyMiguez, Maria Jose. Title: Brain-derived neurotrophic factor, HIV and alcohol dependence. NIAAA CONFERENCE BOGOTA COLOMBIA ON ALCOHOLISM, HIV AND OTHER COMORBIDITIES. June 5 – 6

Miguez, Maria Jose. Title Brain-derived neurotrophic factor and alcohol dependence” 2:40 Can disparities in cytokines explain race differences in cognitive performance? NEUROCOGNITIVE COMPLICATIONS ASSOCIATED WITH HIV/AIDS. Wednesday, May 7, 2014NIH Rockville, MD

Miguez, Maria Jose. Title: Potential cause of HIV disease progression revealed: Brain derived neurotrophic factor and its immunoprotective role. International Conference on HIV/AIDS, STDs & STIs October 24-25, 2013 Holiday Inn Orlando International Airport, USA

Miguez, Maria Jose. Platelets in the spot. Immunology Seminars. August 25, 2014 Miami

Miguez, Maria Jose, “Increased Risk of Cognitive Disorders Among Hispanics” 2012 12th Annual NHSN International Conference: Bridging the Gap in Behavioral Health Services for Latinos Basic and Clinical Evidence of Biomedical: Consequences of Alcohol, and Drugs of Abuse in HIV/AIDS Cognitive Function in Hispanics, African Americans and Caucasians receiving HAART: Are Inequalities Associated with Biological Differences? Thursday, September 27 – Saturday, September 29, 2012

Miguez, Maria Jose, symposium on “Alcohol and NeuroAIDS: The Impact of Alcohol Use on Markers of Inflammation, and Cognitive Functioning on Antiretroviral Treated Individuals” SNIP 2012 conference.

Miguez, Maria Jose, “Increased Risk of Cognitive Disorders Among Hispanics” National Hispanic Science Network, 2011 Annual International Conference. August 24 – August 27, 2011. The Westin Colonnade, Miami, Florida

Burbano, Ximena, “Patterns of Health Care Services Utilization in a Cohort of People Living With HIV: Are Health Disparities Affecting HIV + Hispanics in Miami” Annual International Conference August 24 – August 27, 2011. The Westin Colonnade, Miami, Florida

Miguez, Maria Jose; Malow, Robert, Thompson, Michele, “Depression and Immune Response in Persons with HIV Infection” National Hispanic Science Network, 2011 Annual International Conference. August 24 – August 27, 2011. The Westin Colonnade, Miami, Florida

Robert Cook/Miguez. Are alcohol consumption patterns and Hispanic ethnicity associated with cardiovascular risk markers in persons with HIV infection? National Hispanic Science Network, 2011. Annual International Conference August 24 – August 27, 2011. The Westin Colonnade, Miami, Florida

Maria Jose Miguez. The impact of alcohol use on markers of inflammation, and cognitive functioning on antiretroviral treated individuals. Florida International University, USA. VIROLOGY International Conference and Exhibition on Virology, 2011 5-7 September 2011 J Antivir Antiretrovir Volume 3 Issue 4, 47 ISSN:1948-5964 JAA, an open access journal

Miguez, Maria Jose, “Translating Animal Research into Clinical Settings: Alcohol and HIV”. Modeling a Transdisciplinary Approach to Current Research Agendas Annual International Conference September 30th – October 2nd, 2010. The Westin Canal Place, New Orleans, LA