HIV DART 2014: “Frontiers in Drug Development for Antiretroviral Therapies”

HIVDART2014HIV DART 2014 Conference: “Frontiers in Drug Development for Antiretroviral Therapies”

December 9-12, 2014, Los Cabos, Mexico

The focus of HIV DART 2014 is to assemble clinicians, nurses, researchers and basic scientists together to advance our knowledge of the ongoing drug development processes in antiretroviral research. This conference will uniquely blend the areas of biology, chemistry, pharmacology and clinical research to provide the scientific community an increased understanding of the current and future challenges in therapeutics for HIV infection.

For more information, please visit the website.

Friday ID Conference: “Complications of HIV Infection: It’s Complicated”

PalellaThis talk is a part of our friday morning CFAR/IGHID Friday ID Conference Series.

“Complications of HIV Infection: It’s Complicated”
Frank Palella Jr. MD
Northwestern University, Chicago, IL

October 31, 2014
8:30 – 9:30 a.m.
1131 Bioinformatics
UNC Campus

Dr. Palella is the Potocsnak Chair of Medicine at Northwestern. His research focuses on the natural history, clinical outcomes, responses to therapy and complications of HIV disease. He wrote a landmark article documenting dramatic reductions in AIDS-associated deaths and opportunistic disease as a consequence of highly active antiretroviral therapy use. The article is the most cited in HIV/AIDS literature. He serves as the principal investigator or co-investigator of several studies, many funded by the National Institutes of Health and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Palella has been on Northwestern’s faculty in the division of infectious diseases since 1992. He is a Northwestern alumnus, having completed his undergraduate degree, residency in internal medicine and fellowship in infectious diseases at Northwestern.

Special Note: This Friday Morning Conference event will be presented as an NCATEC training, and advance registration is requested. Register here.

For questions about registration or general questions about the NCATEC, please contact michele_bailey@med.unc.edu.

Combination Therapy in HIV Cure Research Conference

Dr David MargolisThe Collaboratory of AIDS Researchers for Eradication (CARE) is hosting a community presentation:

Combination Therapy in HIV Cure Research
Monday, September 15, 2014
11 am – 12 pm EDT | 8 – 9 am PDT

Speaker: David M. Margolis, MD, FACP
Professor of Medicine, Microbiology and Immunology, Epidemiology
Principal Investigator, Collaboratory of AIDS Researchers for Eradication (CARE)
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC-CH)
Institute for Global Health and Infectious Diseases (IGHID)

To join the online meeting:

1. Go to this website.
2. If requested, enter your name and email address.
3. If a password is required, enter the meeting password: care2cure
4. Click “Join”.

To join the audio conference through telephone:

US TOLL FREE: +1-855-282-6330
US TOLL: +1-415-655-0003

Time: 10:45 am, Eastern Daylight Time
Meeting Number: 734-892-997
Meeting Password: care2cure

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