HVTN Research Grant Opportunities for Black and Latinx Medical Students

Research and Mentorships Program (RAMP) Scholar Awards: Seeking Black and Latinx medical students interested in HIV vaccine research Download RAMP Flier DEADLINE: January 6, 2020 The HIV Vaccine Trials Network, in collaboration with the National Institute of Mental Health, the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, is [...]

Applications for HIV-related Cardiovascular and Sleep Disorders K12 Career Development Program are due February 28, 2020

Drs. John Schneider and Hossein Ardehali, Co-Directors of the Third Coast HIV-related Cardiovascular and Sleep Disorders K12 Career Development Program (TC-CS K12), are pleased to announce a new funding opportunity for faculty-level investigators interested in HIV-related comorbidities in cardiovascular and sleep disorders. The NHLBI K12 Scholar Awards provide substantial salary support (up to $85,000 plus [...]

RFA – Pittsburgh Center for HIV Protein Interactions (PCHPI) Developmental Pilot Program

PCHPI Collaboration Development Pilot Program – Request for Applications Application Deadline: Sunday January 12, 2020 Download RFA (PDF) The Pittsburgh Center for HIV Protein Interactions (PCHPI; http://www.hivppi.pitt.edu/) is seeking collaborators with a goal toward understanding HIV infection through characterization of HIV-host cell protein interactions and complexes at a molecular level. We are particularly interested in [...]

Congratulations to EHE SWG Planning Awardees

Congratulations to the teams selected to lead Third Coast CFAR EHE SWG Planning Projects! The first round of EHE Planning Awards supports partnerships between academic and practice-based members of the Ending the HIV Epidemic Scientific Working Group. These collaborative teams will explore ideas for innovative research studies, demonstration projects, or health services that will meet the objectives [...]

Fogarty Global Health Training Program: Applications Due November 1

The HBNU Fogarty Global Health Fellowship connects high-potential global health researchers with innovative, mentored research opportunities designed to improve the health of low-resource populations around the world. Sponsored by the Fogarty International Center (FIC) and several collaborating Institutes and Centers at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the HBNU program brings together a consortium that includes Harvard University, Boston University, Northwestern [...]

CFAR Announces New EHE Scientific Working Group

The Third Coast CFAR is pleased to announce a new Scientific Working Group to be led by Drs. Lisa Hirschhorn, Inger Burnett-Zeigler, and Gregory Phillips II. The Innovation and Implementation for Impact on Ending the HIV Epidemic Scientific Working Group (EHE SWG) aims to catalyze collaborations that promote the adoption and integration of evidence-based practices, interventions, and [...]

NIAID New Innovator Award (DP2) for Post-doctoral Fellows

As part of the NIAID commitment to increase opportunities for post-doctoral fellows, the NIAID New Innovator Award (DP2), PAR-19-296, was published last week. The purpose is to support post-doctoral investigators of exceptional creativity who propose highly innovative bold new research with the potential to produce a major impact on broad, important problems in biomedical research [...]

The ATN Diversity Scholar’s Program: Applications Due 6/17

Are you committed to developing a youth-focused HIV research career? Are you having trouble finding a qualified HIV research mentor? The Adolescent Trials Network for HIV Interventions seeks qualified diversity applicants to participate in a 24-36 months mentored youth-focused HIV research career development program. The program seeks to recruit diversity scholars who are unlikely to [...]

NHLBI FOA: Stimulating Exploratory Research on HIV/AIDS Contribution to Heart, Lung, Blood, and Sleep Comorbidities R01 (SEARCH)

NHLBI is pleased to announce a Notice of Special Interest, ‘SEARCH’: Stimulating ExplorAtory Research on HIV/AIDS Contribution to Heart, Lung, Blood, and Sleep Comorbidities (R01 – Clinical Trial Not Allowed). NIH is shifting away from institute Program Announcements (PAs) and increasingly replacing them with Notices of Special Interest (NOSIs) (https://nexus.od.nih.gov/all/2019/02/06/notices-of-special-interest/). ‘SEARCH’ is the first HIV-specific [...]

NIH Announces CFAR Funding for Partnership Planning in HIV Research

Internal proposals are due by Tuesday 4/2. The NIH Center for AIDS Research (CFAR) program has released a Request for Applications (RFA) for administrative supplements to CFAR P30 grants.  The Third Coast CFAR grant led by Dr. Richard D’Aquila is eligible for these supplements.  Applications to NIH are due May 8, 2019.  We would like [...]