News and Events

April 12, 2019

Read last week's CFAR Weekly eNews! 

December 14, 2018

The UW/Fred Hutch Center for AIDS Research (CFAR) is delighted to announce this year's International Pilot Awards. The International Pilot Awards are for development and implementation of innovative and collaborative HIV-related research projects in developing countries by junior faculty. 

We are excited to announce that we have chosen the following awardees:
 

Zaynab Essack, PhD
Senior Research Specialist, Human and Social Development, Human Sciences Research Council, South Africa

August 17, 2018

The University of Washington/Fred Hutch Center for AIDS Research (CFAR) Developmental Core is delighted to announce the recipients of this year's New Investigator Awards.

June 19, 2018

The UW/Fred Hutch Center for AIDS Research (CFAR), which is housed within the University of Washington (UW) Department of Global Health, has received a 5-year, $17.5 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to provide critical services and support for HIV researchers in Seattle. 

April 26, 2018

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New Investigator Awards (NIAs)
Funding available (direct costs): up to $45,000-$55,000/year for two years
RFA Release Date: March 26, 2018
Application Deadline: May 25, 2018
Estimated Award Date: August 2018

April 12, 2018

The UW/Fred Hutch Center for AIDS Research (CFAR) Developmental Core is excited to report on the 2018 CFAR NIA Networking Meeting hosted on March 21st at the Ninth & Jefferson Building. Developmental Core Director Dr. Ann Collier led the meeting with 10 award recipients from across the 2015-2017 cohorts (totaling 19 awards).

January 23, 2018
We are delighted to welcome Dr. Nina Kim to our CFAR! 
December 11, 2017

The University of Washington/Fred Hutch Center for AIDS Research extends our congratulations to CFAR researcher Dr. Lisa M. Frenkel, who was named a 2017 Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).

October 23, 2017

The University of Washington/Fred Hutch Center for AIDS Research (CFAR) Developmental Core is delighted to announce the recipients of this year's New Investigator Awards.

November 16, 2016

We are delighted to announce that Jared Baeten, MD, PhD, has accepted the position of CFAR Director.  He will officially start on January 1, 2017.  After a robust nomination and vetting process, Jared was unanimously approved for the position. 

Upcoming Events

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Location: Pelton Auditorium, Fred Hutch, 1100 Fairview Ave N Seattle, WA 98109

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Location: Pelton Auditorium, Fred Hutch, 1100 Fairview Ave N Seattle, WA 98109

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Location: Ninth and Jefferson Building, Room 1360 (13th Floor), 908 Jefferson St, Seattle WA

Title: Qualitative Data Collection Tools and Strategies

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Location: Ninth and Jefferson Building, Room 1360 (13th Floor), 908 Jefferson St, Seattle WA

Title: Transitions for Adolescent Care

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Location: Harborview Research and Training Building, Auditorium, 300 9th Ave Seattle, WA 98104

Webcasts

Speaker: Dr. Anjuli Wagner
Affiliation: University of Washington
Title: Making Smarter Decisions, Faster: Applied Systems Engineering Approaches 

View the recording on CFAR's Youtube Channel

Speaker: Dr. Elise Landais
Affiliation: The Scripps Research Institute
Title: Development of Broadly Neutralizing Antibodies in the IAVI Protocol C HIV Primary Infection Cohort

View the recording on CFAR's Youtube Channel

Speaker: Dr. Evan Wood
Affiliation: University of British Columbia
Title: HIV, HCV, Opioids, and Meth Use in the Pacific Northwest: Challenges and Opportunities

View the recording on CFAR's Youtube Channel

Speaker: Dr. Evan Wood
Affiliation: University of British Columbia
Title: HIV, HCV, Opioids, and Meth Use in the Pacific Northwest: Challenges and Opportunities

View the recording on CFAR's Youtube Channel

Speaker: Dr. Brian Pence
Affiliation: UNC Chapel Hill
Title: What does mental health have to do with ending AIDS? Lessons, Challenges, and Opportunities from the US and Malawi

View the recording on CFAR's Youtube Channel

Title: Monitoring Drug Overdose in King County

Speakers: Dr. Julia Hood

View the recording on CFAR's Youtube Channel 

Speaker: Dr. Josh Schiffer
Affiliation: Fred Hutchinson
Title: Anti-proliferative therapy for HIV Cure

View the recording on CFAR's Youtube Channel

Title: A Pilot Mixed-Methods Study of Residential HIV Testing among African-Born Individuals in Seattle

Speakers: Dr. Rena Patel and Allen Roberts

View the recording on CFAR's Youtube Channel 

Speaker: Dr. Sybil Hosek 
Affiliation: Department of Psychiatry, John Stroger Hospital of Cook County, Chicago, IL 

View the recording on CFAR's YouTube Channel

Speaker: Lishomwa Ndhlovu, MD, PhD
Affiliation: Department of Tropical Medicine, University of Hawai'i at Manoa

View the recording on CFAR's YouTube