HIV Prevention Research (HPR) Training Module

The HIV Prevention Research training module, a collaboration of the Legacy Project, FHI360, HPTN, HVTN, and MTN, provides recent prevention research findings in a curriculum designed to increase scientific literacy of the communities most disproportionately impacted by HIV.


The training modules provided here contain slides with presenter notes, an accompanying participant guide with activities, and an assessment to be used before and after the presentation to assess the participants’ knowledge of HIV research.

The training has multiple components designed to stand alone for use in a variety of settings. Depending upon the needs of your audience, presenters can create a specific training to address any or all of the topics. 

The 4-hour module addresses:

  • What Is HIV Prevention and the HIV Combination Prevention Toolbox?
  • What Are HIV Prevention Tools and How Are They Used in HIV Prevention Research?

The 8-hour module includes the above content and additionally addresses:

  • What is HIV/AIDS?
  • What is Clinical Research?
  • What is Community Engagement?

Módulo de Investigación en Prevención de VIH | MIPreVIH

MIPreVIH es una iniciativa del Latinx Caucus, un grupo de trabajo del Legacy Project, que ha adaptado, actualizado y traducido el "HPR module" al castellano para ofrecer una herramienta adicional para educar a las comunidades hispanohablantes en el proceso de sigue la investigaciön preventiva y destaca los hitos de las investigaciones que cambiaron el curso de la epidemia del VIH en el mundo.  El módulo incluye:

  • El VIH y su epidemiología
  • Prevención de la infección 
  • Investigación para la Prevención de VIH
  • Ética de la Investigación
  • Rol de la Comunidad en la Investigación
  • Hitos de la Investigación para la Prevención de VIH


This training was developed by the Women's HIV Research Collaborative (WHRC) and is focused on biomedical HIV prevention for cisgender and transgender women. PowerPoint slides are available upon request.

Speaker Notes
Facilitator's Guide

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