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Public Health Boot Camp – Applications Due April 14

An Intensive Public Health Training Institute Fostering Future HIV Community Leaders Public Health Boot Camp is an intensive one-week educational program provided by the AIDS Foundation of Chicago and the Institute of Public Health and Medicine (IPHAM), Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine.   The educational training program is designed to enhance HIV/AIDS organizational leaders' professional knowledge [...]

IJERPH Announces Special Issue on the Global Economic Burden of HIV: Submissions Due August 31

The International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health announces a special issue on the global economic burden of the HIV pandemic. The guest editors invite papers that discuss the global economic burden of PLHIV in any setting. Papers that discuss collaborations with researchers, patient advocates, and public health practitioners that have implemented and analyzed [...]

Faculty Position – UIC Center for Dissemination and Implementation Science

Title: Open Rank Tenure/Tenure-Eligible Faculty - Department of Medicine, Center for Dissemination and Implementation Science University of Illinois at Chicago / College of Medicine / Department of Medicine Close Date: 05/04/2020 The newly established Center for Dissemination and Implementation Science in the Department of Medicine at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) invites applications [...]

Adolescent Trials Network RFP: Research Aimed at Ending the HIV Epidemic

The purpose of this RFP is to encourage collaboration among investigators and the NIH-sponsored Adolescent Medicine Trials Network for HIV/AIDS Interventions (ATN) by providing funding support for scientifically meritorious research projects that address the scientific objectives of the ATN in support of the Ending the HIV Epidemic: A Plan for America. This funding opportunity is [...]

Babafemi Taiwo Leads First Phase II Trial of VRC07-523LS and LA-CAB in Virally Suppressed Adults

The AIDS Clinical Trials Group (ACTG) will launch the first Phase II trial of VRC07-523LS, a broadly neutralizing antibody engineered by the NIH/DAIDS Vaccine Research Center, and long-acting cabotegravir in adults who have achieved durable viral suppression. Dr. Taiwo co-leads the study with Dr. Pablo Tebas, Professor of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. Read [...]

Postdoctoral Fellowship Opportunities in HIV Research at University of Chicago

Postdoctoral Scholar in Quantitative Methodology HIV and Opioid Use Disorder The Department of Medicine and the Chicago Center for HIV Elimination (CCHE) announces a Postdoctoral Scholar position at the University of Chicago, for a quantitative methodologist working in the following areas: epidemiology; network science; predictive analytics and/or computational modeling/simulation. The substantive focus will be on [...]

Prevention Science Methodology Group Announces 2020 Virtual Grand Rounds

The Prevention Science and Methodology Group is a virtual network of more than 860 empirical researchers and methodologists aimed to advance the field of prevention science and support the implementation of evidence-based prevention programs, led by the Center for Prevention Implementation Methodology on Substance Abuse and HIV at Northwestern University (Ce-PIM). The PSMG Virtual Grand [...]

IDPH Announces New HIV Section Chief, Andrea Perez

The Third Coast CFAR congratulates Andrea Perez in her new role as HIV Section Chief for the Illinois Department of Public Health. With more than 15 years of experience in HIV policy and services in state government, Perez will oversee administration of HIV surveillance, prevention and diagnosis, and care under Ryan White Part B in [...]

Data Analyst/Data Manager Position at CORE Center on the Keeping It Lite Study

Description Under the supervision of the Principle Investigators and the Project Director, the Data Analyst will coordinate with the to manage daily processes of the Keeping LITE study as specified by the funders, as detailed in the protocol and as regulated by the Cook County Health Institutional Review Board. Essential Functions Primary responsibilities includes managing [...]

Funds for Research on Non-AIDS Defining Cancers

NIH will fund supplements to existing P30 Cancer Centers to support HIV-related research in three areas (see RFAs below). A cancer center may submit one application per topic. Please contact the administrator for your institution's cancer center (i.e. University of Chicago or Northwestern University) as soon as possible to determine eligibility. Immunotherapy and Tumor Microenvironment [...]