Nicholas Perry is currently a second-year graduate student in the clinical psychology doctoral program at the University of Utah. Prior to graduate school, he attended Vassar College, and then worked as a research assistant at Massachusetts General Hospital. His research interests focus on HIV and other health disparities in sexual minority populations. Currently, he is interested in understanding relationship factors influencing HIV risk in same-sex male couples. The award will give him the opportunity to attend a workshop on data analysis of complex longitudinal data.