FEBRUARY 19, 2016
February 23, 8-9:30am: PHSKC HIV/STD Program Clinical Conference: Biofilms and BV
David Fredricks, MD, Location: Harborview Ninth and Jefferson Building Room 1107
February 25, 4-5pm: Pathobiology Seminar: The long and the short of it: heterogeneity and asymmetry in mycobacteria
Bree Aldridge, PhD, Location: Orin Smith Auditorium, UW SLU
March 1, 9-10am: Webinar: PrEP Uptake and Adherence Among Black Men Who Have Sex With Men
Christopher Hucks-Ortiz, MPH; Darrell Wheeler, PhD; Sheldon Fields, PhD; LaRon Nelson, PhD
March 1, 3-4pm: VIDD Seminar: TBA
Michael Wu, PhD, Location: M1-A303/305/307, Fred Hutch
March 3, 2-3pm: CFAR Cure SWG Seminar: Characterizing HIV Reservoirs: Towards an HIV Cure
Sarah Palmer, PhD, Location: SZE Conference Room, Fred Hutch
March 3, 4-5pm: CFAR Seminar: Female-Initiated Methods for HIV Prevention: Past, Present, and Future
Ariane van der Straten, PhD, MPH, Location: Pelton Auditorium, Fred Hutch
March 15, 8-9am: AIDS Clinical Conference: CROI Update
Location: Harborview R&T Auditorium
March 19-20: Northwest Regional Conference on African Immigrant Health
Location: Alder Hall, University of Washington
April 22-24: Western Regional International Health Conference: Glocalization: Redefining Boundaries and Borders in Approaches to Health
Location: Kane Hall, University of Washington
July 17-24: Course: Computational Microbiology and Microbiome-Based Medicine
Application Due Date May 29, Location: Limpari Island, Italy
University of Washington and Amazon (link)
Applications accepted on a rolling basis
Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Program
Application Due Date: March 1, 2016
Graduate Discovery Fellowships
University of Washington SOM (RFA)
Application Due Date: March 21, 2016
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
More Funding Opportunities...
Progress toward an HIV cure highlighted in special issue of AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses. Press Release.
'Let's Talk About PrEP' Targets Black Women For HIV Prevention. NBC News.
Vaginal Ring Trial Results a Big Draw at HIV Meeting. Medscape.
HIV-infected vaginal cells do not transmit HIV if plasma viral load is undetectable, researchers find. aidsmap.
New research could help improve HIV/AIDS therapies. Medical Xpress.
Testing Porn Stars Isn't Stopping HIV. Bloomberg.