UNC & GSK Announce Partnership to Accelerate Search for HIV Cure

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and GSK (GlaxoSmithKline), a global research-based pharmaceutical and healthcare company, have joined forces to create an HIV Cure center and a jointly owned company that will focus on discovering a cure for HIV/AIDS. This partnership between the public and private sector is part of a newly developing research… Read More

Celebrating the Life and Work of Dr. Sharon Elliot-Bynum

Dr. Sharon Elliott-Bynum was the Co-Founder and Executive Director of CAARE, Inc. She was a native of Durham who has worked tirelessly to improve her community, building on her passion for and commitment to her career in nursing. She was a trailblazing public health advocate who believed in comprehensively addressing the social determinants of health… Read More

Celebrating Ward Cates, public health scholar and beloved mentor

The world has lost a public health champion, pioneer researcher in the fields of HIV/AIDS and women’s reproductive health, and compassionate mentor and friend. Willard (Ward) Cates Jr., MD, MPH, died on March 17, 2016, at the age of 73. Ward Cates was the President of FHI360 during the formation of the UNC CFAR and… Read More