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HIV Challenge: Innovative Community Engagement Strategies to Reduce HIV-Related Stigma and Disparities

August 12, 2021

In partnership with the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health (OASH) Office of Infectious Disease and HIV/AIDS Policy (OIDP), the Office of Minority Health (OMH) is seeking innovative and effective approaches to improve pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) medication and antiretroviral therapy (ART) utilization among racial and ethnical minority individuals who are at increased risk for HIV infection or are people with HIV (PWH)....

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Funding Opportunity | NIDA Funding Research on PrEP for HIV Prevention Among Substance Using Populations

August 4, 2021

NIH’s National Institute of Drug Abuse (NIDA) has issued a request for applications for research projects on PrEP use among people who use drugs with goals of improving PrEP uptake, management, adherence, and implementation. Letters of intent are due October 12, 2021, and applications are due November 12, 2021. The maximum project period is 5 years, and the maximum award is $2 million. NIDA anticipates making two to three awards.
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George R. Seage, III Pediatric HIV/AIDS Cohort Study (PHACS) Early Career Investigator Mentored Research Award Program Application

July 26, 2021

Applications for the 2021 George R. Seage III PHACS Early Career Investigator Mentored Research Award are now open and due by August 16, 2021!

Dr. George Seage was a beloved Professor of Epidemiology at the Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health and one of the founding members of the PHACS network. George was a passionate advocate for research on HIV prevention and treatment using novel epidemiologic methods, and was a deeply committed mentor to many early career investigators, in PHACS and beyond. The PHACS Early Career Investigator Award...

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Request for Information: Developing Consent Language for Future Use of Data and Biospecimens

July 23, 2021

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NIH is requesting information from stakeholders on the utility and useability of sample language developed for use in informed consent documents for data and biospecimen sharing available below. The comment period on this Notice is 90 days. Response to this Notice is voluntary.

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