UW/Fred Hutch CFAR Weekly eNews



JULY 15, 2016


July 19, 3-4pm: VIDD Seminar: A Molecular Arms Race: The Immune System Versus HIV
Pamela Bjorkman, PhD, Location: Pelton Auditorium, Fred Hutch

July 25: Course: Surviving & Thriving during the Research Years
Thomas Hawn, Ellen Schur, Location: Brotman Auditorium, SLU

July 27, 8-9am: AIDS Clinical Conference: Advances in Biomedical Prevention of HIV
Thomas Quinn, MD, MSc, Location: Harborview R&T Auditorium

July 27, 10-11am: Webinar: Community Engagement into HIV Clinical Research Series (Part 3)
Susan 'Lola' Conway, Vic Sorrell, Brandon Dykes, and Stephaun E. Wallace, MS

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

July 29, 9am-12pm: CFAR SPRC Workshop: Writing Grant Applications that Incorporate Qualitative Research
Michele Andrasik, PhD, Location: Ninth & Jefferson Building room 1360

August 3, 7-9pm: Cured/Not Cured A Tale of Two Diagnoses
Location: Pelton Auditorium, Fred Hutch

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

October 17-21: Conference: HIV Research for Prevention
Location: Chicago, IL

More Events...

Funding Opportunities

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

New Investigator Awards
Application Due Date: August 18, 2016

The Role of Dysbiosis in Cardiovascular, Pulmonary and Hematological Complications During HIV Infection (R01)
NHLBI (RFA-HL-17-017)
Application Due Date: November 8, 2016

More Funding Opportunities...

NIH expands investment in HIV cure research.  NIH News Release.
HIV Vaccine Research Requires Unprecedented Path.  NIAID News Release.
How Safe Is Condomless Sex When Partner With HIV Takes Meds?  Medline Plus.
Do More to Fight HIV in Africa: Study.  Medline Plus.
Cancer research could help the search towards an HIV cure.  CNN.
Experts urge action against HIV prison 'incubators'.  Yahoo! News.
Researchers Try Grindr App to Give Out H.I.V. Self-Testing Kits.  The New York Times.
HIV pill could cut infections in gay, bisexual men by a third.  Reuters.
Action needed as decline in HIV cases stalls, AIDS agency says.  Reuters.
AIDS conference returns to a changed South Africa.  Reuters.
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