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ImPlementation REsearCh to DEvelop interventions for People Living with HIV (PRECluDE) (U01)

ImPlementation REsearCh to DEvelop interventions for People Living with HIV (PRECluDE) (U01)     This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) seeks applications for implementation research in the delivery of proven effective interventions for co-occurring heart, lung, blood, and sleep (HLBS) diseases and conditions among people living with HIV/AIDS.  Proven effective interventions and management guidelines exist for [...]

CFAR Co-Director Brian Mustanski Chosen for NBC News’ #Pride30 List of LGBTQ Changemakers

Dr. Brian Mustanski, Tenured Professor of Medical Social Sciences, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, and Psychology at Northwestern University; Director of the Institute for Sexual and Gender Minority Health and Wellbeing; and Co-Director of the Third Coast Center for AIDS Research, has been chosen as one of NBC News’ #Pride30 changemakers, innovators, and rising stars. NBC [...]

Faculty Search in Health Services Research at Harvard Medical School & The Fenway Institute

The Fenway Institute at Fenway Health (TFI) and the Harvard Medical School Department of Population Medicine (DPM) at the Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute (HPHCI) seek a faculty member for a full-time position as a junior or mid-level investigator to develop a robust Health Services Research unit. Ideal candidates will have a PhD, MD, DDS, [...]

Congratulations to Winter 2017 Pilot Award Winners!

Dr. John Schneider, Director of the Third Coast CFAR Developmental Core, is pleased to announce the winners of the Winter 2017 Pilot competition. These projects represent new and innovative ideas within the Third Coast CFAR and will help the selected investigators as they apply for HIV research funds from NIH in the future.    “Combining [...]

16th International Conference on Malignancies in HIV/AIDS

  This meeting is presented by the Office of HIV and AIDS Malignancy, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Recent advances in areas such as viral oncology, immunology, genetics, epidemiology, pathogenesis, early diagnosis, and clinical investigation of malignant diseases associated with HIV and other acquired immunodeficiency states [...]

Funding Opportunity 05/01/17

Promoting NICHD Areas of Research for HIV/AIDS in Maternal and Child Health (R01) (PA-17-262) Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Standard AIDS dates apply, by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization.     Innovation for HIV Vaccine Discovery (R01) (PAR-17-263) National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Application Receipt/Submission [...]

Funding Opportunity: National NeuroAIDS Tissue Consortium

Limited Competition: National NeuroAIDS Tissue Consortium (NNTC) Clinical Sites (U24) (RFA-MH-18-250) National Institute of Mental Health
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke Application Receipt Date(s): July 26, 2017, by 5:00 PM     Limited Competition: National NeuroAIDS Tissue Consortium (NNTC) Data Coordinating Center (U24) (RFA-MH-18-251) National Institute of Mental Health
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and [...]

Third Coast CFAR Website Update

The Third Coast CFAR website will be undergoing an update. Please email cfar@northwestern.edu for any questions. Thank you for your patience.

END HIV Scientific Working Group (SWG) Led by Benbow Bridges CFAR Institutions and Public Health Departments

The Third Coast CFAR began with the Chicago Department of Public Health (CDPH) as a founding partner organization alongside our universities, with a vision shared by all partners that more interactive research could help stop the HIV epidemic. Led by Nanette Benbow, the CFAR’s Scientific Working Group (SWG) has grown over the past several years [...]

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.