CFAR represented at World AIDS Day Events Around the Triangle

World AIDS Day, started in 1988, is an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV, increase awareness, combat stigma, and improve education. Each year, the UNC Center for AIDS Research and the UNC Institute for Global Health and Infectious Diseases host a World AIDS Day Symposium featuring presentations by UNC faculty members, expert research and… Read More

2016 UNC-Duke Viral Oncology & AIDS Malignancy Symposium

Click here to register! Featuring: Dr. Frederick Wang, Professor, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women’s Hospital Dr. Sallie Permar, Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Duke Global Health Institute,“Maternal antibody protection against congenital cytomegalovirus infection” Dr. Corey Casper, Head of Global Oncology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Professor, Department of Medicine, University… Read More

Connected Health Conference

December 11-14, 2016 National Harbor, MD The 8th annual Connected Health Conference (formerly the mHealth Summit), provides the global platform for leadership, innovation and opportunity to achieve our new and ambitious vision of personal connected health for all. The theme is Personal Connected Health for All: Expanding Reach, Accelerating Impact. Registration details here.

2016 World AIDS Day Symposium

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR THE MORNING AND/OR AFTERNOON SESSIONS!   Registration 8:00AM-8:30AM Morning Session: HIV Clinical Epidemiology 8:30AM-12:00PM 8:30-8:40am – Introduction – Claire Farel, MD, MPH, UNC Chapel Hill 8:40-9:10am – David Wohl, MD, UNC Chapel Hill – “Spotlight on HIV Clinical Care” 9:10-10:10am – KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Michael Mugavero, MD, MHSc, University of Alabama – “Ending AIDS in Alabama” 10:10-10:40am – Erica Samoff, PhD, MPH, North Carolina Division… Read More

Currin Named Certified Nurse of the Year

David Currin, RN, ACRN, CCRC, will also be honored as the HIV/AIDS Nursing Certification Board’s 2016 Certified Nurse of the Year. “I was so surprised and excited when I received the letter that I would be receiving this year’s award,” says Currin, who serves as the Certified Clinical Research Coordinator and the Clinical Quality Program… Read More

Women and HIV Cure: Barriers and Facilitators to Women’s Participation in Cure Research

A Three-Part Webinar Series Presented by the Women’s HIV Research Collaborative (Part 3) Thursday, November 17 In recent years, the scientific community has made great strides toward finding a cure for HIV. Activists and advocates are rightfully excited about these developments, but many questions remain about what a cure will entail and how the science might… Read More

Women and HIV Cure: What Cure Means to Women, What Women Mean to Cure

A Three-Part Webinar Series Presented by the Women’s HIV Research Collaborative (Part 2) Tuesday, October 25 In recent years, the scientific community has made great strides toward finding a cure for HIV. Activists and advocates are rightfully excited about these developments, but many questions remain about what a cure will entail and how the science… Read More