News and Events

February 17, 2022
February 16, 2022

On behalf of the UW/Fred Hutch Center for AIDS Research (CFAR), I’m writing with an update on changes to the Center's leadership. I am happy to announce that our search process for a permanent Co-Director has resulted in Jane Simoni, PhD, MA moving from an interim role to the permanent Co-Director role, effective February 1, 2022. 

February 17, 2022
November 30, 2021

On behalf of the UW/Fred Hutch Center for AIDS Research (CFAR), I’m writing to let you know of a few exciting changes that the upcoming new year will be bringing to the Center's leadership.

July 20, 2021

The UW/Fred Hutch Center for AIDS Research is delighted to announce the 2021 New Investigator Award recipients.  The purpose of this award program is to encourage junior investigators (at a senior stage of training or recently independent) to conduct independent research, acquire preliminary data to use for exogenous grant submissions, publish, receive mentorship, and write one or more grants to obtain funding to continue their HIV/AIDS research careers.

May 27, 2021

The UW/Fred Hutch Center for AIDS Research is delighted to announce the recipients of the 2021 Mentored International Investigator Awards (MIIA). The Mentored International Investigator Awards are to encourage international junior investigators (at an advanced stage of training or recently independent) to conduct independent research with close mentorship from senior faculty. This research should ultimately lead to acquiring preliminary data to obtain funding to continue their HIV/AIDS research careers.

Please join us in congratulating our 2021 MIIA Awardees: 

April 26, 2021

 

Source: University of Washington Department of Global Health

April 23, 2021
 

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April 1, 2021

 

January 06, 2021

The UW/Fred Hutch Center for AIDS Research (CFAR) is delighted to announce the winners of the 2020 International Pilot Awards.  The International Pilot Awards are for the development and implementation of innovative and collaborative HIV-related research projects in Eligible Low and Middle Income Countries by junior faculty. Awards are for up to $15,000 over one year.

Please join us in congratulating our awardees!

January 06, 2021

The UW/Fred Hutch Center for AIDS Research (CFAR) is delighted to announce the winners of the 2020 International Infrastructure Awards. The Infrastructure Awards are designed to build capacity for UW-affiliated international HIV research activities. Funding is for up to $10,000 per project.

Please join us in congratulating our awardees!

2020 International Infrastructure Award Recipients

Bhavna Chohan, MSc, PhD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Global Health, University of Washington

Upcoming Events

Webcasts

Speaker – Caroline Ryan, MD

Affiliation – CDC

Talk Title – How the conflict in Northern Ethiopia and resultant humanitarian crisis threaten to unravel Ethiopia’s progress towards HIV Epidemic Control

View the recording on CFAR's Youtube Channel

Speaker – Melissa Mugambi, MD, PhD

Affiliation – University of Washington

Talk Title – The design of community-based HIV service delivery models using stated preference methods.

View the recording on CFAR's Youtube Channel

Speaker – Roxanne Kerani, PhD, MPH

Affiliation – University of Washington

Talk Title – Development and Evaluation of a Video to Increase Engagement in HIV Cluster Investigations

View the recording on CFAR's Youtube Channel

Speaker – Payal Patel, MD

Affiliation – UW Medicine

Talk Title – Cognition in Individuals Living with Perinatally Acquired HIV

View the recording on CFAR's Youtube Channel

Speaker – Parya Saberi, PharmD, MAS

Affiliation – University of California, San Francisco

Talk Title – Turning Frustrations into Grants: How Observations in Clinical Practice Can Evolve into a Research Agenda

View the recording on CFAR's Youtube Channel

Speaker: Alison Newman, MPH ADAI - University of Washington

Speaker: Caleb Banta-Green PhD, MPH, MSW ADAI - University of Washington

Talk Title – Findings from the WA State 2021 Syringe Services Programs client survey

View the recording on CFAR's Youtube Channel

Speaker – Brandon Guthrie, PhD

Affiliation – University of Washington

Talk Title – Principles of Data Management and use of REDCap for Data Collection

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Speaker – Jillian Pintye, RN, MPH, PhD

Affiliation – University of Washington

Talk Title – Preventing HIV during pregnancy and lactation

View the recording on CFAR's Youtube Channel

Speaker – Lyle McKinnon, BsC, PhD

Affiliation – University of Manitoba

Talk Title – Regulation of genital inflammation in the context of HIV risk

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Speaker – Steven Erly - Surveillance Epidemiologist

Affiliation – Office of Infectious Disease - Washington State Department of Health

Talk Title – Structural Barriers to Continuity of HIV Care: Characterizing and Evaluating the Impact of Patient Discontinuation from AIDS Drug Assistance Programs

View the recording on CFAR's Youtube Channel