Ajuluchukwu, DavidDepartment Chair
Associate Professor and Chair
Health and Physical Education and Gerontological Studies
Office Location: HP-201A
|certificate||Masters Health Education Specialists||Health Education||2010|
|PhD||West Virginia University||Public/Community Health Education||1987|
|certificate||West Virginia University||Gerontology (Graduate diploma)||1985|
|MPA||West Virginia University||Public Administration||1984|
|MS||West Virginia University||Community Health Education||1984|
|BS||University of Waterloo||Biology||1979|
Most of my research has been in the area of HIV/AIDS including: HIV clinical trials; HIV amongst the elderly; and the prison population. I serve on a number of boards for community based organizations, and also serve as a specialist for the following areas:
- Health disparities amongst minorities.
- Special needs for the elderly.
- Health Management and Administration.
Areas of Expertise
- Public / Community Health Education
Books in Field Of Expertise
Articles in Field Of Expertise
Ajuluchukwu. "Tuberculosis." The Encyclopedia of Chronic Diseases. 2013: .
Ajuluchukwu. "Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD)." The Encyclopedia of Chronic Diseases. 2013: .
Ajuluchukwu. "Human Immune Deficiency Virus (HIV)." The Encyclopedia of Chronic Diseases. 2013: .
Ajuluchukwu. "Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome - AIDS." The Encyclopedia of Chronic Diseases. 2013: .
Ajuluchukwu, Hope, C.. "Psychosocial Issues of Dealing with Aging." National Minority Research Symposium. 1998: .
Ajuluchukwu, Brown, L., Crummey, C., Foster, K., Ismail, Y., Siddiqui, N.. "Medical History of Sexual Correlates of HIV Seropositive Women." Journal of Addicted Diseases. 12(4) 1993: .
Ajuluchukwu, Brown, L., Hickson, M., Bailey, J.. "Medical Disorders in a Cohort of New York City Abusers." Journal of Diseases. 12(4) 1993: .
Ajuluchukwu, Brown, L., Banks, S.. "Sexual Behaviors and HIV Infection in IDU in NYC." Journal of Addictive Diseases. 10(3) 1991: .
Reviews in Field Of Expertise
"AIDS Update 2013" 2013: 530.
Presented Papers, Lectures, and Exhibitions and Performances
" United States Conference on AIDS " 2015: Health Professionals and General Public.
" AIDS: Yesterday, Today, & Tomorrow " 2015: General Public.
" Psychosocial Issues of Dealing with HIV and AIDS for Parolees " 2014: General Public.
" Challenges for the Elderly Population Infected with HIV and AIDS " 2014: General Public.
" World AIDS Day " 2014: General Public.
" Effect of Exercise on the Restoration of the Immune Function of the Elderly Population from Different Ethnic Backgrounds " 2014: General Public.
" AIDS: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow (DVD) " 2012: General Public.
" World AIDS Day " 2013: General Public.
" Obesity and Blood Pressure Profiles of York Students " 2013: General Public.
" World AIDS Day " 2012: General Public.
" World AIDS Day " 2011: General Public.
" World AIDS Day " 2010: General Public.
" World AIDS Day " 2009: General Public.
" Perceptions of Elderly Care in an International College " 2008: General Public.
" World AIDS Day " 2008: General Public.
" World AIDS Day " 2007: General Public.
" An Interactive Holistic HIV/AIDS Town Hall Meeting " 2006: General Public.
" Special Needs of the HIV Infected Population in Newark " 2003: General Public.
" Discharge Planning and HIV Management for Parolees in Newark " 2002: General Public.
" Barriers to HIV Clinical Trials " 1992: General Public.
" No Seroconversion Among Steady Sex Partners of HIV Seropositive IDU in NYC " 1992: General Public.
" Drug & Sexual Behavior Amongst IDU " 1991: General Public.
Professional Honors, Prizes, Fellowships
Faculty Development Program Award at York College: 2014.
Housing and Urban Development Community Service Award for Continuing Care for HIV/AIDS Permanent Housing in Newark, New Jersey: 2014.
Certificate of Completion for Comprehensive Ethics Training Course: 2013.
Special Recognition from Newark EMA Planning Council: 2012 - 2013.
Founding Honorable Member of Eta Sigma Gamma at York College: 2011 - 2012.
Declaration of Honor from the President of the Borough of Queens for HIV/AIDS Services: 2011.
Proclamation from the Council of the City of New York for work on HIV/AIDS: 2011.
Presidential Award for Undergraduate Research Mentor at York College: 2010 - 2011.
Proclamation from the United States Congress in recognition of services towards HIV/AIDS: 2009 - 2010.
City Council Citation for work done in HIV/AIDS in New York City: 2009.
Brooklyn Home for the Aged, High Academic Shcolarship for Gerontology Students. 2013: $100,000 (not funded).
Queens Public Television, Enhancing Athletics at York College. 12/2008 - 01/2009: $12,210.
Queens Public Television, Enhancing Athletics at York College. 12/2007 - 01/2008: $11,212.
Offices Held In Professional Societies
Faculty Advisor for Eta Sigma Gamma Epsilon Lambda Chapter: 2012 - Present.
Other Professional Activities and Public Service
Faculty Liaison for Ebola Workshop: 2014.
Member of Masters Certified Health Education Specialists: 2009 - Present.
Member of New Jersey AIDS Taskforce: 1994 - 2001.
Member of Newark Eligibility Metropolitan Area Council on HIV & AIDS: 1990 - 2007.
Member of New York State AIDS Taskforce: 1990.
Member of the American Public Administration Association: 1983 - 2000.
Member of the American Public Health Association: 1982 - Present.