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Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics at Temple University

The Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics at Temple University College of Public Health seeks a talented, highly motivated, and self-driven researcher with a background in epidemiology, biostatistics, applied mathematics, or other related social/behavioral science to work with Dr. Brandie DePaoli Taylor and Dr. Abby Rudolph. The College of Public Health is fully accredited by the [...]

OAR Seeks Public Input and Review of the NIH HIV/AIDS Research Priorities and Guidelines for Determining AIDS Funding Document

The NIH Office of AIDS Research (OAR) has issued a Request for Information (RFI) in the Federal Register. This RFI seeks input and review of the current overarching NIH HIV/AIDS Research Priorities and Guidelines for Determining AIDS Funding (NOT-OD-15-137). Feedback will provide information for the OAR to use in advancing the NIH HIV/AIDS mission and [...]

Brian Mustanski, CFAR Co-Director, Presents Inter-CFAR Webinar on HIV Implementation Science

Don’t Assume If You Build It They Will Come: Two Hybrid Effectiveness-Implementation Trials of eHealth HIV Prevention Programs for Diverse Adolescent and Young Adult MSM Don’t Assume If You Build It They Will Come: Two Hybrid Effectiveness-Implementation Trials of eHealth HIV Prevention Programs for Diverse Adolescent and Young Adult MSM  provides a brief overview of use of [...]

Fauci, Eisinger, and Diffenbach Discuss the Undetectable = Untransmittable

Anthony S. Fauci, MD, director of NIAID, Robert W. Eisinger, PhD, and Carl W. Dieffenbach, PhD, published an article in the January 2019 online issue of JAMA, discussing U=U campaigns. The authors note that the U = U concept provides incentives for individuals with HIV to seek, initiate, and adhere to ART, as well as removes the feeling of self-imposed and external stigma that many people with HIV experience.  Dr. Fauci oversees an extensive research portfolio of basic and [...]

National Institute on Drug Abuse Summer Research Internship Program

The Center for Prevention Implementation Methodology (Ce-PIM) and the NetCanvas program are participating as sites for the 2019 NIDA Summer Internship Program. The NIDA Summer Research Internship Program supports all students with a focus on increasing underrepresented populations in drug abuse research. Through this program, undergraduates age 18 and older are introduced to the field [...]

Newsletter Archives

6th National LGBTQ Health Conference Abstracts Due December 15

The 6th National LGBTQ Health Conference is now accepting abstract submissions on LGBTQ health research and practice. Abstract themes include: HIV/AIDS and Sexually Transmitted Infections Adolescent Health Violence, Trauma, Suicide and Mental Health Intersections of Race/Ethnicity and LGBTQ Health Resiliency and Healthy Relationships Methods and Measurement Implementation Research and Innovative Evaluation Approaches Cancer Substance Abuse The [...]

Research Coordinator Position at NYU Langone Health Spatial Epidemiology Lab

Research Coordinator (TURNNT Study) Position Description We are seeking a Research Coordinator to coordinate a project titled the Trying to Understand Relationships, Networks, and Neighborhoods among Transwomen of color (TURNNT) Study, a new study comprising transgender women of color in New York City, with an emphasis on Black transgender women. TURRNT has a focus on [...]

Scholar Position at Northwestern University for Cardiovascular and Sleep Disorders K12 Program

The NHLBI-funded, Third Coast HIV-related Cardiovascular and Sleep Disorders K12 program led by Drs. Hossein Ardehali (Northwestern University) and John Schneider (University of Chicago) with support from the Third Coast Center for AIDS Research is accepting applications for a K12 Scholar position that may begin as early as July 1, 2019.  The appointment is for [...]

Richard D’Aquila, Director of the Third Coast CFAR, authors editorial in Annals of Internal Medicine

In the November 20, 2018 issue of the Annals of Internal Medicine, an editorial titled, “Learning ‘Known Unknowns’ and ‘Unknown Unknowns’ to Cure HIV” was written by Dr. D’Aquila, director of the Third Coast CFAR and an NIH-funded program project aimed at learning how to achieve a sustained remission of HIV after stopping antiretroviral therapy [...]