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

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CFAR Communication Coordinator Position

Job Summary: The Communications Coordinator provides project leadership for communications initiatives (e.g., digital, print publication, audiovisual, and social media projects) and assists with event programming for the Third Coast Center for AIDS Research (CFAR). Manages specific communications projects across the entire Center and ensures that projects meet Center goals. Serves as the CFAR communications editor, [...]

Community Engagement Coordinator Position (NU Infectious Diseases)

Temporary Job Description Northwestern University's Division of Infectious Diseases is hiring a Community Engagement Coordinator (CEC) to coordinate & complete community outreach activities associated with the creation and implementation of participant recruitment strategies designed to enhance enrollment in HIV clinical research studies.  The CEC will work to support the success and expansion of HIV research [...]

RFA: Pilot Awards for Research on HIV and HIV-related Comorbidities

The Developmental Core is accepting applications for pilot projects for research on HIV and HIV-related comorbidities. View the RFA.

Postdoctoral Fellowship in Epidemiology at Temple University

The lab of Abby Rudolph, PhD, in the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics at Template University College of Public Health, is accepting applications for a postdoctoral fellowship. View the full posting.

Postdoctoral Scholar in Integrated Research (HIV, Hepatitis C, COVID-19 and Substance Use Disorder) at the University of Chicago 

The Department of Medicine and the Chicago Center for HIV Elimination (CCHE) announces a Postdoctoral Scholar position at the University of Chicago, for a mixed methods working in the following areas: epidemiology; network science; predictive analytics and/or computational modeling/simulation, implementation science and qualitative research. The substantive focus will be on substance use disorder and related [...]

Qualitative Data Analyst at CCHE

About the DepartmentThe Chicago Center for HIV Elimination (CCHE), is situated within the Biological Sciences Division at the University of Chicago Medicine. CCHE aims to eliminate all new HIV transmission events by 2041. The University of Chicago's position on the South Side makes it uniquely situated to test, treat, and prevent new HIV infections in [...]

Funds for Community-Academic HIV Research Partnerships

The Developmental Core has announced a new opportunity to support the exploration and development of community-academic HIV research partnerships. View the RFA.

Congratulations to Winter 2022 Pilot Awardees

The Developmental Core leadership congratulates the investigators recently selected for Third Coast CFAR pilot awards. These one-year, high impact projects address NIH’s Office of AIDS Research priorities and will prepare awardees to submit competitive applications to NIH in the next 1-2 years. Letters of intent for the upcoming summer 2022 pilot competition are due April [...]