UW/Fred Hutch CFAR Weekly eNews



MARCH 18, 2016


March 22, 12-1pm: CFAR SPRC & PHSCK LunchBox Talk: A Non-Statistician's Guide to Estimating Undiagnosed HIV: Understanding the CDC and UW Back-Calculation Models
Martina Morris, PhD and Jeanette Birnbaum, PhD, Location: 401 5th Ave, Room 123

March 22, 12-1pm: Webinar: PrEP for HIV Prevention
Shauna Applin, ARNP, CNM, AAHIVMs

March 23, 12-1pm: Webinar: Managing Patients with a New HIV Diagnosis
Shauna Applin, ARNP, CNM, AAHIVMs

 March 24, 3:30-5pm: Showcasing Clinical and Epidemiologic Studies on TB at the UW
Location: Harborview R&T Auditorium

March 24, 4-5pm: CFAS Seminar: Syphilis
Christina Marra, MD, Lorenzo Giacani, PhD, Location: Harborview Ninth and Jefferson Building, Room 1309

March 29, 3-4pm: VIDD Seminar: TBA
Mac Cheever, MD, Location: Pelton Auditorium, Fred Hutch

March 31, 6am-12:15pm: Webinar: HIV Continuum of Care in Drug Abuse Populations

April 7, 3-3:50pm: CFAR New Faces Seminar: TBA

Noah Sather, PhD, Location: *ARNOLD BUILDING M1-A300*, Fred Hutch

April 7, 4-5pm: CFAR Seminar: TBA
Adam Burgener, PhD, Location: *ARNOLD BUILDING M1-A300*, Fred Hutch

April 19, 8-9am: AIDS Clinical Conference: HIV Cure
Location: Harborview R&T Auditorium

April 22-24: Western Regional International Health Conference: Glocalization: Redefining Boundaries and Borders in Approaches to Health
Location: Kane Hall, University of Washington

July 18-28: Principles of STD/HIV Research Course
Application Deadline May 2, Location: University of Washington

August 29-Sept 2: Course: Network Modeling for Epidemics
Location: University of Washington

September 12-23: Course: Fundamentals of Implementation Science in Global Health
Location: University of Washington

More Events...

Funding Opportunities

Amazon Catalyst
University of Washington and Amazon (link)
Applications accepted on a rolling basis

DREAMS Innovation Challenge
PEPFAR, Gates Foundation, et al (RFA)
Application Due Date: March 28, 2016

Collaboration Innovation Awards
Application Due Date: April 3, 2016

Developmental Research Projects
UW STI Cooperative Research Center (RFA)
Application Due Date: April 4, 2016

Oral Immune System Plasticity in Chronic HIV Infection Under Treatment and Oral Co-Infections (R01)
NIDCR (RFA-DE-17-006)
Application Due Date: July 25, 2016

More Funding Opportunities...


Antibodies from Unconventional B Cells Less Likely to Neutralize HIV, NIH Study Finds.  NIAID News Release.

U.S. to Pay for More Tests of Ring That Protects Women From HIV.  NBC News.

People with HIV in Asia ejected from hospitals, women sterilised-study.  Thomson Reuters Foundation.

How HIV infection increases the risk of tuberculosis.  Medical Xpress.

2 Washington Hospitals Urge HIV Tests After Syringe Swap.  ABC News.
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