Funding opportunity: Non-AIDS defining cancers

By | October 12, 2017|

Application deadline:  Wednesday, November 1 The Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center  (LCC) is soliciting proposals for individual or collaborative pilot projects focusing on non-AIDS defining cancers (NADCs) that are now a problem in HIV [...]

Naghavi Findings Locate A Potential Therapeutic Target

By | October 6, 2017|

Naghavi Findings Locate A Potential Therapeutic Target The Third Coast CFAR congratulates Dr. Mojgan Naghavi for her findings that deepen the understanding of HIV infection and present a potential therapeutic target: the human immunodeficiency virus [...]

Deadline to Apply for HIV and Aging Workshop Extended to Friday, September 22

By | September 18, 2017|

The Deadline has been extended to register for the HIV and Aging Workshop that will be held in conjunction with an HIV and Aging conference, “HIV & Aging: From Mitochondria to the Metropolis,” scheduled for [...]

For Research on HIV and HIV-Related Co-Infections and Co-Morbidities

By | August 15, 2017|

The Specimen Repository stores more than three million specimen types from the AIDS Clinical Trials Group (ACTG) and the International Maternal Pediatric Adolescent AIDS Clinical Trials  (IMPAACT) Network. These include blood, serum, plasma, sputum, peripheral blood [...]

Congratulations to Administrative Supplement Awardees!

By | August 3, 2017|

Dr. Richard D’Aquila, director of the Third Coast CFAR, and Dr. John Schneider, director of the developmental core, would like to congratulate faculty who were selected to lead CFAR administrative supplements. These 12-month projects cover [...]

CFAR Adelante RFA -Applications due September 8th

By | July 21, 2017|

The NIH has reopened the 2017 Adelante RFA. Adelante - meaning forward or onward in Spanish - embodies the primary mission of this mentored research program. Through Adelante, the Centers for AIDS Research strives to develop [...]

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

By | June 20, 2017|

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, [...]

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

By | June 9, 2017|

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 [...]

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

By | June 9, 2017|

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 [...]

Congratulations to Winter 2017 Pilot Award Winners!

By | May 22, 2017|

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 [...]

16th International Conference on Malignancies in HIV/AIDS

By | May 11, 2017|

  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, [...]

Funding Opportunity 05/01/17

By | May 8, 2017|

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 [...]

Funding Opportunity: National NeuroAIDS Tissue Consortium

By | May 8, 2017|

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: [...]

Third Coast CFAR Website Update

By | May 1, 2017|

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

Palella Reviews ART AIDS AMERICA in JAMA

By | April 26, 2017|

The Third Coast CFAR would like to congratulate Dr. Frank Palella for his piece in the Arts and Medicine section of JAMA. Dr. Palella’s article details the ARTAIDSAMERICA exhibit, which recently closed its national run [...]

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

By | April 26, 2017|

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 [...]

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

By | April 19, 2017|

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 [...]

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

By | April 19, 2017|

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 [...]

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

By | April 18, 2017|

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 [...]

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

By | March 24, 2017|

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 [...]

NIH Funding Opportunity

By | March 17, 2017|

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 [...]

CFAR Core Director Judy Moskowitz elected to ABMR

By | March 17, 2017|

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 [...]

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

By | March 17, 2017|

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 [...]

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

By | March 6, 2017|

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 [...]

Claudia Hawkins awarded National Institutes of Health K23 award

By | February 17, 2017|

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 [...]

Institute for Sexual and Gender Minority Health and Wellbeing Postdoctoral Scholar in HIV Epidemiology

By | January 24, 2017|

Postdoctoral Scholar in HIV Epidemiology The Institute for Sexual and Gender Minority Health and Wellbeing is recruiting for a Postdoctoral Scholar to begin Spring 2017. Position Description:  In this position, the Postdoctoral Scholar will predominately [...]

Postdoctoral Position— The AIDS Research Institute IrsiCaixa, Barcelona

By | January 11, 2017|

Postdoctoral Position The AIDS Research Institute IrsiCaixa, Barcelona The AIDS Research Institute IrsiCaixa (www.irsicaixa.es) is looking for a postdoctoral fellow to apply for competitive funding (Marie Curie, Juan de la Cierva, Sara Borrell, etc) and [...]

Feinstein published in JAMA Cardiology

By | December 21, 2016|

Third Coast CFAR congratulates Dr. Matthew Feinstein, a Third Coast CFAR member and Developemntal Core Awardee, for his study published in JAMA cardiology on how the current methods to predict the risk of heart attack [...]

CFAR Pilot Award Competition (Letters Due 1/20/17, Full Applications Due 2/6/17)

By | December 9, 2016|

Pilot Award Applications Due Full Applications Due February 6, 2017 Pilot awards are intended for key preliminary studies in HIV-related basic, clinical, or behavioral research that will enable new NIH grant submissions and to stimulate [...]

Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Training Program (T32)

By | November 28, 2016|

Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Training Program (T32) Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Training Program (T32)CAIR's postdoctoral research fellowship training program is a National Research Service Award (NRSA) training program that is supported by the National Institute of Mental [...]

Post-Doctoral Position in Network Epidemiology and HIV Prevention Research at the University of Chicago

By | November 28, 2016|

Post-Doctoral Position in Network Epidemiology and HIV Prevention Research at the University of Chicago The Department of Medicine and the Chicago Center for HIV Elimination announces a post-doctoral position at the University of Chicago, focusing [...]

Phylodynamic Tracking of HIV Transmission (R01)

By | November 15, 2016|

Funding Opportunity: Phylodynamic Tracking of HIV Transmission (R01) https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-17-048.html Application Due Date: March 15, 2017 Purpose and Research Objectives The purpose of this FOA is to support innovative research to develop strategies to identify and [...]

Funding Opportunity: Nicotinic Immune Modulation in the Presence of HIV-1 Infection (R01)

By | November 10, 2016|

Funding Opportunity: Nicotinic Immune Modulation in the Presence of HIV-1 Infection (R01) https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-DA-17-020.html Application Due Date: January 17, 2017 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that more than twice as many HIV+ patients [...]

Babafemi Taiwo Named NU ID Division Chief

By | November 7, 2016|

The CFAR leadership would like to congratulate Babafemi Taiwo, MBBS, the director of the CFAR Clinical Sciences Core and the CFAR leadership for his new role of Chief of the Division of Infectious Diseases. Dr. [...]

AIDS Foundation Chicago (AFC) recruitment for Director of Research

By | October 19, 2016|

The AIDS Foundation of Chicago (AFC) is in search of a Director of Research, Evaluation and Data Services. With a focus on the HIV prevention, HIV care and housing program areas, the  director will provide evaluation [...]

Funding Opportunity: HIV-associated Malignancies in Low & Middle Income Countries

By | October 7, 2016|

https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-CA-16-018.html Collaborative Consortia for the Study of HIV-Associated Cancers: U.S. and Low-and Middle-Income Country Partnerships (U54) Application Due Date: December 20, 2016, by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization.

Funding Opportunity: Non-AIDS Defining Cancers

By | October 5, 2016|

The Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center (LCC) has been awarded a two-year supplement to its Cancer Center Support Grant that will provide funding for individual or collaborative pilot projects focusing on non-AIDS defining cancers [...]

CFAR Co-Director Brian Mustanski Published in Research News

By | September 27, 2016|

The Third Coast CFAR congratulates Co-Director Dr. Brian Mustanski for being featured in the September issue of Research News. Read “Mustanski Awarded $9.3 million HIV Prevention Grant” here.

CFAR co-sponsors Midwest LGBT Health Symposium October 6-7, 2016

By | August 19, 2016|

Midwest LGBTQ Health Symposium 2016 Following the success of their previous symposium, Howard Brown Health and Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center will host the second Midwest LGBTQ Health Symposium 2016 on October 6-7, 2016 at [...]

Funding Opportunity from the AIDS Clinical Trials Group

By | August 1, 2016|

Funding Opportunity Announcement: Evaluation of a New Specimen Biorepository Utility Providing Access to External Investigators to Pedigreed Specimens for Collaborative Research with the DAIDS ACTG Network Deadline: September 30, 2016 I. Introduction The National Institutes [...]

Garofalo and Team Published in JAIDS Supplement

By | July 29, 2016|

The Third Coast CFAR congratulates Dr. Rob Garofalo, Director of Lurie Children's Hospital Center for Gender, Sexuality, and HIV Prevention, for his team's review article in the JAIDS supplement on HIV prevention for transgender populations. [...]

Upcoming NIH H3Africa Funding Opportunities

By | July 28, 2016|

Seven opportunities for funding in the H3Africa initiative are due for release in July - August 2016. African collaborators are encouraged to review regulatory requirements for their organizations now so they are prepared to submit [...]

NIH Workshop: Strategies for an HIV Cure

By | July 22, 2016|

The Division of AIDS (DAIDS) at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), National Institutes of Health (NIH), is sponsoring a scientific meeting focused on the development of innovative strategies to cure HIV [...]

Faculty Recruitment in NU Medical Social Sciences

By | July 18, 2016|

Medical Social Sciences Research Assistant Professor or Research Associate (non-faculty) We are recruiting for a research faculty or research associate (non-faculty) position in Medical Social Sciences, a department within Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine. [...]

Northwestern Wins NIH Grant to Support Training in Mali

By | July 15, 2016|

Robert L. Murphy, MD Director, Center for Global Health Institute for Public Health and Medicine Professor of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases Northwestern University   Dr. Robert Murphy and his team have won an award [...]

Third Coast CFAR User Survey

By | July 13, 2016|

  As the Third Coast CFAR is now in its second year, we are preparing systems to operate as a traditional university recharge core. The CFAR recharge core focuses on HIV specialty services for local faculty [...]

2nd International Workshop on Microbiome in HIV

By | June 24, 2016|

HIV MICROBIOME WORKSHOP 2016 NIH is pleased to announce that a 2nd International workshop on Microbiome in HIV Pathogenesis, Prevention and Treatment, will be held on 17 & 18 November 2016. Location: Building 10: Masur Auditorium [...]

Online Course: Translational Research in NeuroAIDS and Mental Health

By | June 17, 2016|

The TRNAMH program is supported by the NIMH Research Education Mentoring Program for HIV/AIDS Researchers NIH/NIMH Grant #R25MH080661 at Johns Hopkins University. 1. Didactic Component: The web-based didactic portion is a 16-week course held live [...]

RFA: Third Coast CFAR Pilot Award Competition

By | June 15, 2016|

PILOT FUNDS AVAILABLE for HIV/AIDS RESEARCH The Third Coast Center for AIDS Research (CFAR) is pleased to announce a Request for Applications for pilot awards for HIV/AIDS research. Third Coast CFAR Faculty Members are eligible [...]

Ride for AIDS Chicago – July 9th and 10th

By | June 9, 2016|

Robert Garofalo MD, MPH Division Chief, Adolescent Medicine Director, Center for Gender, Sexuality and HIV Prevention Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago Support Dr. Rob Garofalo's Ride for AIDS Chicago. All [...]

NIH Invites Applications for Administrative Supplements

By | June 3, 2016|

NIH invites applications for Administrative Supplements to Existing NIH Grants and Cooperative Agreements to meet increased costs that are within the scope of the approved award, but were unforeseen when the new or renewal application [...]

Career Opportunity: HIV Supportive Services Coordinator at University of Chicago

By | May 31, 2016|

HIV Supportive Services Coordinator at Chicago Center for HIV Elimination University of Chicago, Division of Biological Sciences The HIV Supportive Services Coordinator / Supportive Services Team Lead/PS-PrEP Interventionist will be involved in project implementation and management, providing linkage to care services to patients and supervising supportive services staff. Will be involved in research activities, including study design, enrolling appropriate patients, facilitating linkage-to-care intervention according to protocol, collecting date and presenting results. A PDF version of the job description is available here. The position is also posted on the University of Chicago’s online employment site. […]

Inter-CFAR Symposium at UAB: HIV and Women, December 6-7, 2016

By | May 31, 2016|

Request for abstracts will be shared in the next several months.  

“Bench to Bedside” RFA (Letters of Intent Due June 16, 2016)

By | May 30, 2016|

The NIH Bench-to-Bedside (BtB) program is currently requesting letters of intent (due by June 16, 2016) for its 18th cycle of awards. The call for proposals is attached. These two-year awards of $135,000 / year [...]

Job Search: Director of Prevention Services at Chicago Center for HIV Elimination

By | May 24, 2016|

Director of Prevention Services at Chicago Center for HIV Elimination University of Chicago, Division of Biological Sciences The Director of Prevention Services holds a leadership role in developing the new satellite location, The Village. Responsible [...]

RFA: Postdoctoral Positions at Eva Gottwein Lab

By | May 16, 2016|

Postdoctoral Positions in the Laboratory of Dr. Eva Gottwein Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine Eva Gottwein, PhD, Assistant Professor in Microbiology-Immunology The Eva Gottwein lab studies oncogenic mechanisms of Kaposi’s Sarcoma-associated herpesvirus. Available projects focus on virally [...]

Congratulations to Pilot Award Winners

By | May 4, 2016|Tags: |

The Third Coast CFAR is pleased to announce the winners of its Winter 2016 pilot award competition. The projects funded represent faculty in multiple disciplines at Northwestern University and the University of Chicago. Dr. John [...]

CFAR Director’s Work on the South Side Garners Praise

By | April 15, 2016|

Dr. Alida Bouris, Co-Director of the the Third Coast CFAR's Behavioral, Social, and Implementation Sciences core, has won praise for her leadership in expanding social services and research programs on Chicago's South Side. Dr. Bouris [...]

PrEPLine Wins “Transformational Grant” from The Chicago Community Trust

By | April 4, 2016|

The LGBT Community Fund, a division of the Chicago Community Trust, has selected PrEPLine to receive a Transformational Grant in the latest round of funding. AIDS Foundation of Chicago and the University of Chicago, each [...]

Count Down to National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day

By | April 4, 2016|

April 1st, 2016 Northwestern University’s IMPACT Program debuts video series leading up to National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day on April 10th. Dr. Brian Mustanski, Co-Director of the Third Coast CFAR and Director of [...]

Third Coast CFAR Directors Featured in 2015 Northwestern Research Annual Report

By | March 4, 2016|

Third Coast CFAR Director Richard D’Aquila and Co-Director Brian Mustanski are featured in the 2015 Northwestern Research Annual Report, which highlights groundbreaking discoveries and achievements in research from across the University.  In his introduction to the [...]

RFA: Postdoctoral Scholar at Institute for Sexual and Gender Minority Health and Wellbeing

By | March 4, 2016|

Postdoctoral Scholar in longitudinal research on HIV, substance use, and/or sexual minority health Northwestern University Institute for Sexual and Gender Minority Health and Wellbeing Brian Mustanski, Director The IMPACT LGBT Health and Development Program within [...]

CFAR Co-Director Leads New Northwestern Institute Committed to Improving LGBT Health

By | February 29, 2016|

Northwestern University has launched the Institute for Sexual and Gender Minority Health and Wellbeing (ISGMH), the first research institute in the United States established university-wide that is focused exclusively on LGBT health. Sexual and gender [...]

New Intravaginal Ring Enhances Drug Delivery

By | February 29, 2016|

A groundbreaking intravaginal ring developed by Northwestern Medicine biomedical engineer (and Third Coast CFAR Faculty Member) Patrick Kiser, PhD, protects women not only against HIV, but also sexually transmitted disease and unplanned pregnancy. Now, he and [...]

Job Opportunity: Associate Professor in Quantitative Methodology

By | February 26, 2016|

Associate Professor in Quantitative Methodology , Department of Medical Social Sciences and Third Coast Center for AIDS Research (CFAR), Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University The Department of Medical Social Sciences (MSS), Feinberg School of [...]

IAS-USA Course in Chicago (May 9, 2016)

By | February 16, 2016|

International Antiviral Society-USA: An Advanced CME Live Course in HIV Pathogenesis, Antiretrovirals, and Other Selected Issues in HIV Disease Management Chicago, IL Monday, May 9, 2016 8:15 AM – 3:20 PM Location Summit West 500 [...]

Register Now: HIVR4P (October 17-20, 2016)

By | February 16, 2016|

HIVR4P 2016 HIVR4P is the only global conference that supports cross-fertilization among research on HIV vaccines, microbicides, PrEP, treatment as prevention, and other biomedical prevention approaches, while also providing a venue to discuss the research [...]

$15,000 iCount Competition with support from UNAIDS (Due February 29)

By | February 2, 2016|

iCount Competition Website:  http://youthpact.org/icount/ Interested in helping young people to take charge of their health?  Do you have the next big idea about how young people can share their own experiences and views in issues [...]

New Study Challenges Previous Beliefs About Dormant Virus; Charts a “Path to a Cure”

By | January 29, 2016|

A team of international scientists led by Northwestern University found that HIV is still replicating in lymphoid tissue, even when it is undetectable in the blood of patients on antiretroviral drugs. The findings provide a [...]

RFAs for Pilot Funds on HIV/AIDS Research

By | January 19, 2016|

Third Coast CFAR is pleased to announce Requests for Applications for two new pilot awards: 1) Pilot Awards for HIV/AIDS Research, and 2) Community Collaborative Pilot Awards PILOT AWARDS FOR HIV/AIDS RESEARCH Pilot awards are [...]

Save the Date: Strategies for an HIV Cure (Nov 14-16, 2016)

By | January 12, 2016|

SAVE THE DATE:  November 14-16, 2016 Strategies for an HIV Cure 2016, Natcher Conference Center, Building 45, NIH (Bethesda, MD) The Division of AIDS, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), is in the early [...]

Funding Opportunity (Due Mar/Apr 2016): NIH Announces 4 Grants to Study HIV and Substance Abuse

By | December 14, 2015|

Seek, Test, Treat and Retain For Youth and Young Adults Living with or at High Risk for Acquiring HIV (R01) (RFA-DA-16-010) National Institute on Drug Abuse Application Receipt Date(s): March 2, 2016 by 5:00 PM [...]

Third Coast CFAR’s Dr. Thomas Hope in Nigerian news for research on HIV infection

By | December 11, 2015|

Third Coast CFAR Director of Viral Pathogenesis Dr. Thomas Hope was featured in Nigerian newspaper Vanguard as part of its coverage of World AIDS Day. From Vanguard: “Thomas Hope, professor of cell and molecular biology [...]

Funding Opportunity (Due March 16, 2016): Risk of Adolescence and Injury in HIV Susceptibility

By | December 10, 2015|

The purpose of this funding opportunity announcement (FOA) is to support the innovative biomedical and proof-of-concept research needed to understand how reproductive maturation or injury alters the mucosal environments at HIV susceptible sites. This information [...]

Funding Opportunity (Due February 16, 2016): Human Immunology Project Consortium (U19)

By | November 25, 2015|

This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) on the Human Immunology Project Consortium (HIPC) solicits applications from single institutions, or consortia of institutions, to participate in a network of human immunology profiling research groups in the area [...]

Job Opportunity: Community-Based Research Coordinator, Center on Halsted

By | November 24, 2015|

Position Title:  Community-Based Research Coordinator Department:  Behavioral Health Reports to: Director of Behavioral Health Classification status: Full-Time; Exempt Essential Functions: The Third Coast Center for AIDS Research (TC-CFAR)’s Community-Based Research Coordinator will be based at the Center on [...]

Funding Opportunity (Due January 11, 2016): HIV/AIDS Vaccine Scholars Program (K01)

By | November 23, 2015|

The purpose of this NIH Mentored Research Scientist Development Award (K01) is to provide salary and research support to investigators who are within ten years of completing their degree or residency training.  Research and mentorship [...]

Funding Opportunity (Due December 11, 2015): Gilead Jr. Investigator Award

By | October 26, 2015|

The program is designed to support basic and clinical research in the field of HIV. Award: Up to $130,000 over two years Eligibility: Junior faculty who are in the early stages of their career, specifically, [...]

Funding Opportunity: NUCATS Postdoctoral Fellowship Research Training Program (TL1)

By | October 26, 2015|

The goal of the NUCATS Institute Multidisciplinary Training Program in Child and Adolescent Health Postdoctoral Fellowship Research Training Program (TL1) is to train clinician scientists and engineers to conduct translational science that will improve the [...]

CFAR Investigator Dr. Rob Garofalo Receives New NIDA Funding to Study High-Risk Youth

By | October 26, 2015|

Third Coast CFAR congratulates Dr. Rob Garofalo, member and END HIV Scientific Working Group Co-Director, and his team for a new award titled: “Employing eSBI in a community-based HIV testing environment for at-risk youth.” Funded [...]

New Partnership Unites All Fields of HIV Research

By | September 15, 2015|

A new five-year, $6.25 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) will help investigators from Northwestern University, the University of Chicago and others across the city of Chicago work together to slow and [...]

Northwestern Receives $17 Million Grant for HIV Prevention Research

By | September 15, 2015|

Northwestern Medicine scientists have received a 5-year, $17.5 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for an interdisciplinary project that aims to invent, develop and test an implantable drug delivery system to protect [...]