HIV cure research Q & A with Dr. Tucker and Dr. Rennie

CFAR Investigators Dr. Joseph Tucker and Dr. Stuart Rennie are experts in the field of HIV research. As a part of their searcHIV project, a multi-site, multi-disciplinary working group focusing on investigating the biosocial implications of curing HIV infection, they have created a Q & A page to answer questions about HIV cure. The goal… Read More

Welcome Dr. Kate MacQueen, new CFAR Developmental Core Director

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The UNC CFAR is delighted to welcome Dr. Kate MacQueen as the new CFAR Developmental Core Director. Kate is a Senior Scientist in the Social and Behavioral Health Sciences Division of FHI 360. She joined FHI 360 in 2001 and before that worked at the CDC. Kate has appointments as Adjunct Associate Professor in the SOM… Read More

Dr. Margolis Featured in New Yorker Article on HIV Cure

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The New Yorker recently featured the research of UNC School of Medicine researcher David Margolis, MD, in this article about the search for a cure to HIV infection. Margolis, a professor of medicine, epidemiology, and microbiology and immunology, serves as director of the School of Medicine’s Program in Translational Clinical Research. Dr. Margolis currently leads… Read More

UNC CFAR Investigators Featured at CROI 2015

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Five abstracts from UNC CFAR have been accepted for presentation at the poster session at the Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI) 2015, each of which were supported by the UNC CFAR’s Biostatistics Core. This annual collaborative science conference brings together top basic, translational, and clinical researchers from around the world to share the latest… Read More

Education in Action at the NC HIV/AIDS Advocacy Conference

The 2014 North Carolina HIV/AIDS Advocacy Conference drew over 150 people to Winston-Salem State University on September 6th to learn how to improve the lives of people living with HIV/AIDS and affected communities in our state. Dr. Jacquelyn Clymore, North Carolina State HIV/STD Director in the Communicable Disease Branch of the NC Division of Public… Read More

Dr. Joseph Tucker works globally to educate HIV researchers

The UNC CFAR has a robust membership of doctors and researchers who work internationally to increase knowledge, decrease stigma, and provide care and support in the field of HIV/AIDS. CFAR investigator Dr. Joseph Tucker, assistant professor at the UNC School of Medicine and director of UNC Project-China, is doing innovative work in developing social and… Read More

2014-2015 Friday ID Conference Series Begins

This week marks the start of the CFAR/IGHID Friday ID Conference Series for the 2014-2015 school year. Power and Sample Size Boot Camp Speakers: Michael Hudgens and Katie Mollan UNC CFAR Biostatistics Core September 5, 2014 8:30-9:30 a.m. 1131 Bioinformatics (first floor auditorium), UNC-CH Campus The CFAR Biostatistics Core will present on power and sample… Read More