UW/Fred Hutch CFAR Weekly eNews



NOVEMBER 18, 2016


November 22, 8:00am-9:30am: HIV/STD Program Clinical Conference:
Long-Acting Reversible Contraception: the IUD and Contraceptive Implant
Location: Ninth and Jefferson Building, Room 1107

November 30, 9:30am-5:30pm: Annual STD & AIDS Symposium
Location: Harborview R&T Auditorium
Register here: (link)

December 1, 9:00am-9:00am: UW Medicine Grand Rounds: HIV: A Paradigm for Translational Science
Location: Magnuson Health Sciences Center, Room T-625 

December 1, 4:00pm-5:00pm: CFAR Seminar: Understanding HIV Risk and Acquisition from the Perspective of the Foreskin
Aaron Tobian, MD, PhD, Location: Pelton Auditorium, Fred Hutch

December 2, 9:00am-4:30pm: 2nd Annual Tuberculosis SymposiumAre We Making Progress on Ending the TB Epidemic?
Location: Brotman Auditorium, South Lake Union Campus

December 2, 1:00pm-4:00pm: Privilege & Power in Healthcare (in-person training)
Location: Glaser Auditorium Swedish Hospital
Register here: (link)

December 6, 12:00pm-1:00pm: SPRC/PHSKC LunchBox Talk: Modelling the Local Heterosexual HIV Epidemic: Understanding disparities and supporting prevention planning
Location: Ninth and Jefferson Building, Room 1309

December 6–7: Inter-CFAR Collaboration on HIV Research in Women Symposium
Location: Birmingham, Alabama

December 12-16: Workshop on Microbial Genome Sequencing
Location: Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
Registration Fee: $350

January 23–24: Mentoring the Mentors Workshop for HIV Researchers
Location: University of California, San Francisco 

February 13–16: 24th Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI)
Location: Seattle, WA

More Events...


Brown University | Department of Implementation Science Research
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior | Warren Alpert Medical School (link)
Open Until Filled

Funding Opportunities

Postdoctoral Training Opportunity at the University of Minnesota
The National Institute on Drug Abuse (link)
Open until Filled

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

2017-2018 Domestic & International Scholars Programs
HIV Prevention Trials Network (link)
Draft Proposal Due Date: November 18, 2016

Clinical Scientist Development Award 2017
Doris Duke Charitable Foundation (link)
Pre-Proposal Due Date: November 29, 2016

Concept Proposals for New or Re-Competing Cores and New Scientific Working Groups (SWGs)
UW/Fred Hutch Center for AIDS Research (CFAR) (RFA) (NOT)
Concept Proposal Deadline: December 1, 2016

Postdoctoral Research Fellowship: Behavioral Sciences Research in HIV Infection
HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, Columbia University Department of Psychiatry (link)

Application Due Date: December 1, 2016

International Infrastructure Awards
Application Due Date: December 4, 2016

Glocal Awards
Application Due Date: December 4, 2016

Adolescent HIV Prevention and Treatment Implementation Science Alliance (AHISA)
The Center for Global Health Studies at Fogarty, Office of the Global AIDS Coordinator (RFA)
Application Due Date: December 21, 2016

HVTN Research and Mentorship Program (RAMP) Scholar Program
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center (link)
Application Due Date: January 4, 2017

CAPS Visiting Professors Program
University of California, San Francisco (link)
Application Due Date: January 18, 2017

HIV & Drug Abuse Prevention Research Ethics Training Institute (RETI) NIDA Fellowship
Fordham University (link)
Application Due Date: February 25, 2017

More Funding Opportunities...


HIV test on USB stick could be start of consumer revolution in disease monitoring. Washington Post.

HIV infection rate in Indigenous men doubles in five years. The Guardian.

Experimental Vaginal Ring Fights HIV, But Will Women Wear It? NPR.

Giving women HIV self-tests promotes male partner testing. UNC.

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