Carl Sneed, assistant professor of psychology at California State University, Dominguez Hills, has been awarded a Minority HIV/AIDS Research Initiative
grant of close to $1 million for four years, from the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention
to conduct research in the area of HIV and STD education and prevention strategies targeting
African American and Hispanic youth. Only six research areas were slated
for funding from this particular CDC funding opportunity, making it a highly competitive grant.