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NIH Funding Opportunity: Dysregulation of Immune Cell Regulatory Pathways by Mtb in the Context of HIV Infection

Dysregulation of Immune Cell Regulatory Pathways by Mtb in the Context of HIV Infection (R61/R33) (RFA-AI-17-010) https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-AI-17-010.html National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Application Receipt Date(s): August 1, 2017, by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization. All types of non-AIDS applications allowed for this funding opportunity announcement are due on this date.

By | April 19th, 2017|Categories: Funding opportunities, News|0 Comments

NIH Funding Opportunity: Avenir Award Program for Research on Substance Abuse and HIV/AIDS (DP2)

Avenir Award Program for Research on Substance Abuse and HIV/AIDS (DP2) (RFA-DA-18-004) National Institute on Drug Abuse
Application Receipt Date(s): Nov 13, 2017; Nov 13, 2018, Nov 13, 2019 by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization. All types of applications allowed for this funding opportunity announcement are due on these dates.

By | April 19th, 2017|Categories: Funding opportunities, News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Judith Moskowitz, BSIS Core Director, featured in the New York Times

Judith T. Moskowitz, Director of the CFAR's Behavioral, Social, and Implementation Sciences core, was featured in the New York Times for her work on the health outcomes related to positive affect in patients with chronic diseases. Moskowitz,a professor of medical social sciences, was inspired by observations that people with AIDS and other chronic illnesses lived [...]

By | April 18th, 2017|Categories: News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Babafemi Taiwo, Director of Clinical Sciences Core, elected to ACTG Executive Committee

Babafemi O Taiwo, MBBS The Third Coast CFAR congratulates Dr. Taiwo for his election to the Executive Committee of the AIDS Clinical Trials Group (ACTG). Dr. Taiwo is an Associate Professor of Medicine at Northwestern University and Director of the CFAR’s Clinical Sciences Core. Dr. Taiwo joined Northwestern’s faculty in 2007 and was [...]

By | March 24th, 2017|Categories: News|0 Comments

NIH Funding Opportunity

Sleep Health and Circadian Biology in HIV-Related Comorbidities (R01) (RFA-HL-18-005) National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Application Receipt Date(s): August 9, 2017, by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization. All types of applications allowed for this funding opportunity announcement are due on this date.

By | March 17th, 2017|Categories: Funding opportunities, News|0 Comments

CFAR Core Director Judy Moskowitz elected to ABMR

Judy Moskowitz, Director of the Third Coast CFAR Behavioral, Social, and Implementation Sciences core, has been elected to the Academy of Behavioral Medicine Research (ABMR). The ABMR is an honorary scientific society, recognizing investigators who have made significant contributions to the field of behavioral medicine. Moskowitz is currently the principal investigator on several National Institutes of Health-funded [...]

By | March 17th, 2017|Categories: News|0 Comments

Matthew Feinstein to speak at “HIV and CVD: Reducing Cardiovascular Risk in Patients with HIV/AIDS”

Matthew Feinstein, MD Matthew Feinstein, a Third Coast CFAR Pilot Awardee, will speak at the "HIV and CVD: Reducing Cardiovascular Risk in Patients with HIV/AIDS" event on March 17. With Priscilla Hsue, MD, FACC, they will address the specific need of cardiovascular practitioners, family practice physicians and infectious disease specialists to understand the importance of [...]

By | March 17th, 2017|Categories: News|0 Comments

Judy Moskowitz Elected to Academy of Behavioral Medicine Research

Third Coast CFAR would lo BSIS Co-Director, Judy Moskowitz, has been elected to the Academy of Behavioral Medicine Research. The Academy of Behavioral Medicine Research is the honorary senior scientist society for those whose research exists at the interface of behavior and medicine. Election to this society is reserved for those with national and international [...]

By | March 7th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Funding Opportunity: HIV Pathogenesis and the Oral Microbiota (R01)

The objectives of this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) are to expand our understanding of the interactions between HIV and the oral microbiota and the perturbations to the oral microbiota that may occur in the context of HIV infection. Outcomes from these studies may help develop tools for advanced prophylactic and therapeutic strategies to manage HIV [...]

By | March 6th, 2017|Categories: Funding opportunities, News|0 Comments

Claudia Hawkins awarded National Institutes of Health K23 award

Claudia Hawkins, an Associate Professor of Medicine in the Infectious Diseases Division and a CFAR member, has been awarded a Hawkins’s National Institutes of Health K23 award. After working in Nigeria at the start of the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), Hawkins accepted a position as clinical director of the PEPFAR funded Management [...]

By | February 17th, 2017|Categories: News|0 Comments