News and Events

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: 

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Source: University of Washington Department of Global Health

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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

July 29, 2020


The UW/Fred Hutch Center for AIDS Research (CFAR) is delighted to announce this year's Investment of Catalytic Funds to Access Resources (iCFAR) Awardees. The Investment of Catalytic Funds to Access Resources Awards (iCFARs) are to provide enhanced support for short-term innovative HIV-related pilot projects that leverage existing CFAR services, data, and/or specimens in excess of what can be offered to a single investigator, and will likely generate sufficient data for subsequent applications for future research funding.

July 20, 2020
The University of Washington/Fred Hutch Center for AIDS Research (CFAR) is delighted to announce the 2020 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. Recipients are awarded $45,000/year (direct costs) for non-interdisciplinary projects or up to $55,000/year (direct costs) for interdisciplinary projects.
June 21, 2020

The UW/Fred Hutch Center for AIDS Research is delighted to announce the recipient of its 2020 Mentored International Investigator Award. 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 research careers.  

Upcoming Events

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Speaker: Sara Glick

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The 2021 Inter-CFAR Women and HIV meeting will include mentorship for early career investigators, virtual networking opportunities, and competitively reviewed ab

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Speaker: Chase Cannon

Webcasts

Optimizing Outcomes for Youth With HIV: Breaking Silos and Changing Paradigms

Alison Agwu, M.D., ScM is Associate Professor of Adult and Pediatric Infectious Diseases at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

HIV Viral Suppression in Adolescents and Young Adults in Kenya

Dr. Irene Njuguna, Research Scientist at Kenyatta National Hospital in Kenya and affiliate Assistant Professor at the University of Washington, Department of Global Health

Empowering People Through HIV Prevention Research

Thesla Palanee Phillips, MMed Sci, PhD, Wits Reproductive Health and HIV Institute

Vulnerability to HIV Among People Who Use Drugs in Rural Appalachia

Hannah Cooper, ScD, Professor - Behavioral/Social/Health Education, Emory University

Speaker: Roxanne Kerani, PhD, MPH and Alic Shook, PhD, RN
Affiliation: University of Washington
Title: HIV Genetic Cluster Detection and Response: Perspectives from stakeholders in King County and evaluating cluster identification criteria

View the recording on CFAR's Youtube Channel

Speaker: Mohammad Sajadi, MD
Affiliation: Associate Professor, Medicine- University of Maryland
Title: Next Generation bNAbs from Donor N49

View the recording on CFAR's Youtube Channel

Speaker: Ruanne Barnabas, MBChB, DPhil
Affiliation: University of Washington
Title: Client-Centered HIV/STI Care: Advancing Equity in Health

View the recording on CFAR's Youtube Channel

Speaker: Ruanne Barnabas, MBChB, MSc, DPhil; Marcia Weaver, PhD; Carol Levin PhD, MSc; Yanfang Su, ScD
Affiliation: University of Washington
Title: Preparing Yourself for Health Economics Research 2020-21

View the recording on CFAR's Youtube Channel