Applications Open: HIV Protein Interactions Collaboration Award Program at University of Pittsburgh

The Pittsburgh Center for HIV Protein Interactions (PCHIPI) at the University of Pittsburgh is seeking collaborators with a goal toward understanding HIV infection through characterization of HIV-host cell protein interactions. Applications in all areas of fundamental and discovery science research will be considered, including but not limited to nucleic acid biochemistry, membrane biophysics, and chemical [...]

2022 CFARs Gather for Annual Meeting

CFAR Directors from all over the country gathered for the 2022 CFAR Annual Meeting in Chicago.

Research Project Manager – ISCI

Job Summary: Manages all activities associated with biomedical &/or social-behavioral research studies considered very complex by the inclusion of several of the following: multiple investigators, teams, sites, sub-contracts, participants, longitudinal assessments/ interventions; &/or multi-million dollar budgets.  Ensures completion of contract requirements & client specifications.  Oversees day-to-day operations including identifying & securing needed resources; creating, implementing, [...]

T32 Postdoctoral Fellow in Translational Science, HIV, and Sexual and Gender Minority Health

The Northwestern Institute for Sexual and Gender Minority Health and Wellbeing (ISGMH) has announced the availability of THREE, 2-year postdoctoral fellowship positions starting in Summer/Fall 2023. These positions are funded by an NIMH T32 training program in Translational Science, HIV, and Sexual and Gender Minority Health (NU-THRIVE), directed by Dr. Michael Newcomb. The NU-THRIVE training [...]

Congratulations to 2022 CFAR and EHE Supplement Awardees

The NIH has selected four new projects for FY22 supplements to the Third Coast CFAR. These high-impact projects address Office of AIDS Research Priorities for HIV Research and the goals of the federal Ending the HIV Epidemic (EHE) initiative. NIH CFAR Supplement Projects Partnering and Programming for a BIPOC SGM Runway to HIV ResearchJagadīśa-devaśrī Dācus, [...]

Darnell Motley Receives K Award from NIMH

Darnell N. Motley, PhD, is committed to examining and challenging how structural factors such as racism, homophobia, and health stigma attempt to limit the experiences of racial, sexual, and gender minorities and individuals living with HIV. Motley, director of Structural Interventions for the Chicago Center for HIV Elimination (CCHE), uses qualitative research to inform the [...]

Pilot and Infrastructure Funds – NU Emerging and Re-emerging Pathogens Program

Issued: August 19, 2022 Application Due Date: September 23, 2022 Projected Award Start Date: November 1, 2022 The Emerging and Re-emerging Pathogens Program (EREPP) requests applications to support research proposals focused on emerging and re-emerging infections as well as infrastructure proposals focused on the attainment of equipment that will have a lasting impact and bring new capabilities to an [...]

RFA – CFAR Adelante Program

The DC and Emory CFARs are excited to announce the NIH has released the 2023 Adelante RFA. Adelante - meaning forward or onward in Spanish – is funded by the NIH/NIMHD and administered through two NIH-funded Centers for AIDS Research (CFARs): District of Columbia and Emory University. Through this program, the NIH strives to promote the mentored development [...]

Hultquist Publication – CRISPR and HIV: New technique in human blood unveils potential paths toward cure

Key to possible HIV cure may lie in mechanisms behind how it replicates. A team led by Judd Hultquist, PhD is using new advances in CRISPR gene-editing technology to uncover new biology that could lead to longer-lasting treatments and new therapeutic strategies for Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV). The HIV epidemic has been overlooked during the [...]

Pivoting Past Roadblocks in Translation: Sustained Long-acting HIV Prevention Symposium on June 27

Register for the symposium.