Jason Daniel Patrick Bird

Jason Daniel Patrick Bird


jason.bird [at] rutgers.edu




2011-2014-Center for AIDS Prevention Studies (CAPS) Training Program for Scientists Conducting Research to Reduce HIV/STI Health Disparities NIMH Title: “Talking About HIV”: The Role of Sexual Communication in Sexual Encounters for HIV-Negative African American Men who have Sex with Men.

Research Initiatives

National and International HIV Prevention with Racial and Sexual Minority Populations; Stigma and Discrimination; Sexual Communication; Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) populations; Community Violence and HIV Risk Behaviors; Cognitive Behavioral-Based and Community-Level Interventions.


Ph.D.   University of Chicago School of Social Service Administration

MSW   University of Washington


Administrative Director of Research; project manager research initiatives; HIV-Prevention - testing and counseling; Welfare-to-Work programs: Case Manager for clients previously incarcerated