Discover CFAR

Welcome to the University of Washington / Fred Hutch Center for AIDS Research (CFAR). Our mission is to advance the prevention, detection, and treatment of HIV and AIDS by fostering collaborative and interdisciplinary research, supporting career development in young investigators, and serving researchers and scientists at our affiliated institutions.


Mission & Vision    Purpose of the UW/Fred Hutch CFAR

Leadership and Organization    Bios of our Executive Committee members and overviews of CFAR organizational structure and oversight

Cores    At-a-glance summaries of our nine CFAR Cores—the groups that provide shared services, support, and funding to HIV investigators at our partner institutions

Scientific Working Groups    Descriptions of our three interdisciplinary areas of scientific focus

Office of Community Engagement   The Office of Community Engagement (OCE) mission is to provide leadership and support to the UW/Fred Hutch CFAR community and broader local communities to support effective and responsive HIV-related science.

National CFAR Program  How the UW/Fred Hutch CFAR fits in with the 19 other NIH-funded CFARs across the United States

Acknowledge CFAR   For active CFAR partners, reminders of how to properly acknowledge CFAR support on publications, abstracts, grant proposals, and presentations


Can CFAR Help Me?
Any Northwest-based clinician or basic scientist who is involved in research that touches on issues related to HIV or AIDS may benefit from the resources, collaborations, and contacts offered by the UW/Fred Hutch CFAR