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Postdoctoral Research Fellow Position Available at the Forsyth Institute, Cambridge, MA

August 10, 2017

A position for a postdoctoral research fellow is immediately available at the Forsyth Institute in Cambridge, Massachusetts             

We are very excited to embark on a NIH-sponsored project to develop a novel oral vaccine against HIV/AIDS. A postdoctoral fellow with a strong background in Immunology is sought for the careful planning and implementation of research projects involving assessments of mucosal/cellular immune responses to our novel HIV vaccine.

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August 2017 Request for Proposals: CFAR Mucosal Immunology Group

August 4, 2017

CFAR Mucosal Immunology Group
Request for Proposals (August 2017)

This current Request for Proposals builds upon the accomplishments of the Mucosal Immunology Group (MIG) by extending scientific participation and support to members of the NIH Centers for AIDS Research (CFAR) network to create a CFAR Mucosal Immunology Group (CFAR-MIG). One of the primary goals of this group is to support innovative, method development studies by CFAR members. MIG awards are for one year with maximum funding per application of up to $100,000 Total Costs.

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Dr Rebecca Zash

Dr. Rebecca Zash -"Integrase Inhibitors not linked to adverse birth outcomes"

July 27, 2017

Photo Credit: Steve Forrest/Workers' Photos/IAS

HU CFAR Reproductive Health for HIV-Affected Populations Scientific Working Group Leader, Dr. Rebecca Zash presented study results from Botswana investigating first line antiretroviral therapy option Dolutegravir.  The integrase inhibitor has been prescribed more frequently during pregnancy and is not linked to any increase in adverse birth outcomes.  The results of the large scale survey with data from eight maternity wards throughout Botswana was presented alongside results from a study in France.

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Apply now for the 25th Annual Principles of STD/HIV Research Course in Seattle this Summer

March 16, 2017

The University of Washington Department of Global Health and the Center for AIDS and STD are accepting applications for the 25th Annual Principles of STD/HIV Research Course. The course will be held July 17-July 27, 2017 at the University of Washington in Seattle, Washington.

Join us for 2 weeks of intensive cross-disciplinary training in STD and HIV research fundamentals. You will gain a practically-oriented overview of the latest in behavioral, clinical, epidemiologic, statistical,

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Training Opportunity: Global Fellows Research Academy for HIV Cure Investigators in Resource-limited settings

March 16, 2017

 

Are you an early to mid-career HIV investigator or clinical scientist? 
Are you affiliated with or working in collaboration with an institution or university in a resource-limited country?

The International AIDS Society (IAS) invites you to apply for a fellowship to attend an interactive three-day workshop in South Africa on state-of-the-art HIV cure research, led by Nobel Laureate Françoise Barré-Sinoussi. The Academy will award fellowships to 25-30 outstanding applicants to attend this workshop, with full travel support to

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Fogarty Fellowships Available - Applications Due Feb. 28, 2017

January 12, 2017

A Consortium of Harvard University, Boston University, Northwestern University, and University of New Mexico

Announcing a new, one-year NIH-funded opportunity for early-career investigatorsinterested in working in low-resource settings. The Harvard-BU-Northwestern-UNM Fogarty Partnership for Global Health Research Training provides supportive mentorship, research opportunities and a collaborative research environment

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