John J. Potterat
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John J. Potterat


Life Member UCLA Alumni Association
National Dusters, Quads, and Searchlight Association (Vietnam Campaign artillery association)
1974–present American Sexually Transmitted Disease Association
1974–1980 Instructor, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, graduate seminar in VD control
1979–present Colorado Public Health Association
1985–1996 AIDS Task Force Committee, County Medical Society
1987–present Watsonian Society (Federal public health investigators)
1988–2013 International AIDS Society
Jul 1990 Consultant, World Health Organization (STD), Geneva
1995–present American Numismatic Association
1995–1996 Board of Trustees, Communities in Schools
1995 Advisor, Aboriginal STD/HIV Control, Health Dept. of Western Australia
1996–1999 Chair, Strategic Planning, CS Osteopathic Foundation
Jul 1997–2017 Editorial Board, Sexually Transmitted Diseases
1997–2005 Steering Committee, Committee for Responsible County Government
Jul 1997 Consultant, UNAIDS Consultation on AIDS in Africa, Oxford University, UK
1998–2017 New York Academy of Sciences
Jan 1998–Mar 2003 Advisor, National Committee, Native Americans STD/HIV Initiative
Apr 1998–Apr 2002 Advisor, Health and Family Life Survey, People's Republic of China
1999–2000 Chair, Investments & Finance Committee, CS Osteopathic Foundation
Jul 2000–2017 Editorial Board, International Journal of STD & AIDS
Mar 2000 Advisor, Centers for Disease Control, Syphilis Elimination Initiative
Oct 2000 Advisor, Centers for Disease Control, Gonorrhea Control Consultation
Nov 2000 Advisor, Centers for Disease Control, Minority Gay Men Risk Reduction Initiative
Apr 2001–Jul 2003 Advisor, Tobacco Prevention Evaluation Task Force, Colorado Springs
Aug 2001–Dec 2004 Board Secretary, Pikes Peak Family Connections (child abuse prevention)
2001–2002 President, Board of Directors, Colorado Springs Osteopathic Foundation
2002 Member, Permanent Coordinating Group, Task Force on Homelessness
Mar 2003 Consultant, UNAIDS/WHO Unsafe Injection Practices & HIV Meeting, Geneva
2005–present SAFE Observer International / SAFE Injection Global Network
Mar 2005–2011 Member, Data Safety & Monitoring Committee, Northern Plains Reservation
Mar 2006 Advisor, Centers for Disease Control, Male Chlamydia Screening Consultation
Nov 2006 Advisor, Centers for Disease Control, HIV Partner Services Consultation
2009–2010 Community Grants Selection Committee, CS Osteopathic Foundation