About Kamara Fant

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far Kamara Fant has created 53 blog entries.

Assistant Scientist in Epidemiology – ALIVE Cohort at Johns Hopkins University

The Department of Epidemiology at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health is seeking applicants for a full-time Assistant Scientist faculty position. The successful candidate would have their academic appointment in Infectious Disease Epidemiology with research activities centered in the ALIVE (AIDS Linked to the IntraVenous Experience) cohort study. We are looking for a talented [...]

Career Development Opportunity in Implementation Research

Implementation Research Institute (IRI)    The Implementation Research Institute (IRI) is an exciting learning collaborative of implementation researchers funded by the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) and the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).  This unique interdisciplinary training program aims to help researchers launch a research career in implementation science in mental health. The IRI [...]

CFAR Faculty Members To Present at ISGMH’s First Affiliate Showcase

On Thursday, January 25, The Institute for Sexual and Gender Minority Health and Wellbeing will host its First Affiliate Showcase to highlight the diverse and innovative sexual and gender minority research being done by ISGMH affiliate faculty members. The Affiliate Showcase will have short presentations and a panel-based discussion featuring the HIV Researchers and CFAR Faculty [...]

Open Position at University of Chicago: Research Data Analyst — Infectious Diseases (HIV)

Position Title: Research Data Analyst — Infectious Diseases (HIV) Req #104032 The Chicago Center for HIV Elimination (CCHE), is situated within the Biological Sciences Division at the University of Chicago Medicine. CCHE aims to eliminate all new HIV transmission events by 2041. The University of Chicago's position on the South Side makes it uniquely situated [...]

Open Position at University of Chicago: Manager of Research — Infectious Diseases (HIV)

Position Title: Manager of Research — Infectious Diseases (HIV) Req # 104031 The Chicago Center of HIV Elimination, embedded within the University of Chicago's main campus in Hyde Park, is located in Chicago's HIV epicenter. Of the 20 neighborhoods in the city with high annual HIV diagnosis rates (greater than 40 per 100,000), 13 of them [...]

Funding Oppurtunity— Impact Grants: Gaining Insights from the Clinic

Deadlines and Other Important Dates Registration Deadline: Friday, April 6, 2018, 12:00 PM Eastern Time – REQUIRED Applicants will receive portal user name/password, URL to start their LOI, LOI instructions and templates within one business day following registration. Note that the amfAR office will be closed on Friday, December 22, 2017; Monday, December 25, 2017; [...]

Congratulations 2017 Community Collaborative Awardees

John Schneider, Director of the Developmental Core, and the full CFAR leadership, congratulate the outstanding teams selected for the 2017 Community Collaborative Awards. Annually, grants up to $10,000 are awarded to support exploratory research within community-academic partnerships. Working as Co-Principal Investigators, leaders from an academic institution and a community organization develop innovative ideas that lay [...]

Clinical Research Opportunity at Howard Brown Health

Clinical Research Coordinator POSITION SUMMARY: The Clinical Research Coordinator position is responsible for supporting clinical research staff and managing new and ongoing clinical research activities. The position includes assisting clinical investigators and research staff to drive projects forward by interacting closely with external clinical research organizations and sponsors. Preparation of all study documentation such as [...]

Celeste Watkins-Hayes, Leading HIV Scholar, Named Associate Vice President for Research at Northwestern University

Third Coast Center for AIDS Research would like to congratulate Celeste Watkins-Hayes, professor of sociology and African American studies, has been named an associate vice president for research at Northwestern University. Starting the role on January 1, Watkins-Hayes is thrilled and honored for the new position. Earning her PhD from Harvard in 2003, Watkins-Hayes became [...]

CFAR Experts to Speak on HIV Cure Research in Collaboration with AIDS Foundation of Chicago

On Tuesday, December 5, the AIDS Foundation of Chicago will host Planting Hope to celebrate local contributions to the effort to find a cure for HIV. In addition to presentations from renowned advocates and prominent community members , three leading scientists from the Third Coast CFAR will offer their perspectives on progress toward a cure. Dr. Richard [...]