UW/Fred Hutch CFAR Weekly eNews



MAY 6, 2016


May 10, 3-4pm: VIDD Seminar: Updates in Infection Prevention in Cancer and Transplant Patients
Steve Pergam, MD, MPH, Location: Pelton Auditorium, Fred Hutch

May 11, 4-6:30pm: CFAR Implementation Science Symposium: Saving Global Health from the Rationality Project; What Role for Implementation Science?
Gorik Ooms, PhD, Location: South Campus Center Room 316, UW

May 17, 8-9am: AIDS Clinical Conference:
Hepatitis C Treatment and Drug Resistance
Location: Harborview R&T Auditorium or webcast

May 17, 12-1pm: CFAR SPRC/PHSKC Lunchbox Talk: Novel Strategies for Detecting Early HIV Infection
David Katz and Joanne Stekler, Location: Ninth and Jefferson Building, Room 1309

May 26: CFAR Workshop: Current Topics and Methods in Microbiome Research Workshop
Location: Ninth and Jefferson Building, Room 1360

June 2, 11am-12:15pm: Webinar: Black MSM and Transgender Community Engagement into HIV Clinical Research Series
Robert Gamboa and Stephaun Wallace

June 2, 3-3:25pm: CFAR New Faces Seminar: TBA
Jennifer Balkus, PhD, Location: Arnold Building M1-300 Suite, Fred Hutch

June 2, 4-5pm: CFAR Seminar: TBA
Demetre Daskalakis, MD, MPH, Location: Arnold Building M1-300 Suite, Fred Hutch

June 16-17: HIV Clinical Update for Nurses
Location: DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Seattle Airport-Southcenter

June 23-24: Structural Biology Related to HIV/AIDS
Location: Bethesda, MD

July 29: CFAR Implementation Science SWG: Implementation Science Mini-Course
Location: University of Washington

August 4-5: Conference: Conference on Cell and Gene Therapy for HIV Cure
Location: Fred Hutch

August 29-Sept 2: Course: Network Modeling for Epidemics
Application Deadline June 1, Location: University of Washington

More Events...

Funding Opportunities

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

Call for Abstracts: Differentiated Care and HIV
Journal of the International AIDS Society (link)
Abstract Due Date: May 27, 2016

Call for Abstracts: Addiction Health Services Research Conference
UW ADAI and Northwest ATTC (link)
Abstract Due Date: May 31, 2016

More Funding Opportunities...

AIDS-Kaposi’s Sarcoma Study Ended.  NIAID News Release.

Rapid-response immune cells are fully prepared before invasion strikes.  NIH News Release.

U.S.-funded abstinence programs not working in Africa.  Reuters.

Which men stand to benefit most from access to PrEP?  aidsmap.

High prevalence of geriatric conditions in HIV-positive patients aged over 50 in San Francisco.  aidsmap.

Renowned researcher discusses the underlying, often dismissed, realities of HIV.  The Daily UW.
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