CRI distributes press releases about our research, events, and programs which are often featured in local, regional, and national media outlets. The most recent press releases and media coverage are listed below.

For a press kit or to schedule an interview, please contact the CRI Communications team at 617.502.1726.


CRI raises more than $60,000 at Harbor to the BayBoston Spirit, Nov/Dec 2017

CRI Summer Party photo spread 2017Boston Spirit, Sep/Oct 2017

"CRI’s P’town party returns to Red Inn July 22 with signature feel-good funBoston Spirit, July 10, 2017

Dining Out For Life photo spreadBoston Spirit, January 18, 2017

CRI Summer Party photo spread 2016Boston Spirit, Sep/Oct 2017

"Honoring Philanthropist Frank Ribaudo, CRI Summer Party in P’town Returns to Red InnBoston Spirit, July 15, 2016

"CRI Annual Summer Party a Success," Bay Windows, July 23, 2015

"Provincetown’s Red Inn Hosts Fabulous, Feel-Good Summer Party Fundraiser for CRI," Boston Spirit Magazine,  July 17, 2015

"Diminishing Research Dollars Sparks Disease Comparisons, Competition, While HIV Advocates Say Now Is Not the Time to Ease Efforts," Science Speaks: HIV & TB News, June 15, 2015

"Bristol-Myers Squibb Submission for New Drug Application to U.S. FDA for a Fixed-Dose Combination Tablet of Atazanavir Sulfate with Cobicistat for People Living with HIV-1," Bristol-Myers Squibb, April 14, 2014

"Miller S.R. Healthy Investment: The Campbell Foundation Funds HIV/AIDS Research Projects Around The Globe," The Boca Raton Observer, p.162, February 2014



August 13, 2018 - CRI Given ADAP Leadership Award By HIV/AIDS Service Advocacy Group

December 1, 2017 - CRI Marks World AIDS Day 2017, Celebrates Helping More Than 12,000 MA Residents Access Treatment and Services

November 2017 - CRI Thanks Dining Out For Life Boston Partner Restaurants 

September 24, 2017 – Harbor to the Bay’s 15th annual ride raises more than $60,000 for Community Research Initiative of New England

October 26, 2016 – Dining Out For Life Boston Restaurants Announced 

July 23, 2016 – Community Research Initiative of New England (CRI) Announces Frank Ribaudo as Recipient of the 2016 Dr. Cal Cohen Founder’s Award

August 26, 2015 – 5 Star Travel President Paul Moreno Pledges $5K Match for Donations to Community Research Initiative Harbor to the Bay AIDS-Benefit Bike Ride

July 21, 2015 – Community Research Initiative of New England (CRI) Honors Recipients of Inaugural Dr. Cal Cohen Founder’s Award at 12th Annual Summer Party in Provincetown

May 28, 2015 – Clinical Trial Conducted at Community Research Initiative Shows Early Treatment for HIV Saves Lives

March 15, 2015 – Letter from Cal Cohen, MD, MSc, Founding Research Director

February 20, 2015 – Community Research Initiative of New England (CRI) Names Amy E. Colson, MD, MPH and Hannah Bouldin Olivet, MD to New Research Roles