CFAR Supplement Fiscal Year 2018

The UNC CFAR will conduct an internal review to select the four best candidates for Fiscal Year 2018 funding to move forward with the supplement application. All interested applicants must submit for review the following: Documents for internal CFAR review: Brief proposal no more than 2 pages with specific aims and brief background. Must have:… Read More

Updated NIAID CFAR Website

The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases has launched a new CFAR website! Click here to learn more about The Centers for AIDS Research (CFAR) program at the National Institutes of Health, which provides administrative and shared research support to synergistically enhance and coordinate high quality AIDS research projects. More updates and a project… Read More

UNC bioethicist addresses lack of HIV studies in pregnant women

UNC School of Medicine’s Anne Lyerly is addressing the urgent need for effective HIV prevention and treatment for the estimated 1.5 million women worldwide with HIV who give birth each year. With a $3 million NIH grant, Dr. Lyerly is leading an interdisciplinary team of researchers to determine what barriers prevent investigators from studying the virus in pregnant women. Lyerly, associate… Read More

Strategies for an HIV Cure 2014 Conference

“Strategies for an HIV Cure 2014” Conference Wednesday, October 15- Friday, October 17, 2014, NIH Campus, Bethesda, MA Registration deadline: Monday, September 29 For more information, visit: https://www.blsmeetings.net/HIVCureMeeting2014/index.cfm The Division of AIDS (DAIDS) at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), National Institutes of Health (NIH), is sponsoring a scientific meeting focused on the… Read More