News and Events

April 13, 2018

Read last week's CFAR Weekly eNews! 

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.

September 14, 2017


Req #: 148923


Job Location: Downtown Seattle/Harborview

Posting Date: 09/13/2017 

Closing Info: Open Until Filled 

Salary: Salary is commensurate with experience and education 

Shift: First Shift

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. 

March 25, 2015

The opening ceremony for "Kuska: the UW-UPCH Center for Research and Training in HIV/AIDS and STI's" took place on April 4, 2014 with many representatives from the University of Washington in atten

July 17, 2014

In collaboration with the Fogarty International Center, the CFAR Health Economics Impact Study Team (HEIST) held its 2nd health economic workshop in Kisumu, Kenya, on June 19th, 2014.&nb

May 14, 2014

 Seattle BioMed today announced that it has received a seven year Integrated Preclinical/Clinical AIDS Vaccine Development (IPCAVD) grant from the National Institute of Allergy and

Upcoming Events


Title: "Access and Adherence to Medications for Opioid Use Disorders and Hepatitis C Among Persons Who Inject Drugs"


Title: "Emerging HIV risk behavior among people who inject drugs in King County, Washington"


Title: "Notes from the field: a panel of public health HIV investigators moderated by Claudia Catastini"


The University of Washington (UW) Tuberculosis Research and Training Center (TRTC) will hold its 3rd annual TB symposium, entitled “Ending the TB epidemic: taking insights from the pop


The Health Economics Impact Study Team is excited to present a new workshop "Applications of Health Economics in Implementation Science"


The International Core is excited to announce the upcoming "Adolescent HIV Research" Workshop this May 2018.

Location: Pelton Auditorium, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Save The Date


Speaker: Sebastian Linnemayr, PhD

Affiliation: RAND Graduate School

Using Behavioral Economics to Better Understand (and Improve) HIV-related Behaviors

View the recording on CFAR's YouTube

Speaker: Andrés Finzi, PhD

Affiliation: Université de Montréal

Exposing Env: implications for antibody attack

Speaker: Jeffrey Klausner, MD, MPH

Affiliation: University of California Los Angeles

Using innovations in telehealth to accelerate biomedical HIV prevention

Title: Update on the Seattle Heterosexual HIV/AIDS Modeling for Prevention (SHAMP) Project

Speaker: Martina Morris, PhD

CFAR Sociobehavioral and Prevention Research Core (SPRC) and Public Health - Seattle/King County (PHSKC) LunchBox Talk Series

View the recording on CFAR's YouTube

Speaker: Colleen Kelley, MD, MPH

Affiliation: Emory University School of Medicine

The Rectal Mucosal Immune Environment: Implications for HIV/STI Transmission and Prevention

Title: HIV/STDs in Justice-Involved Populations: Inside and Out

Speaker: Lara Strick, MD

CFAR Sociobehavioral and Prevention Research Core (SPRC) and Public Health - Seattle/King County (PHSKC) LunchBox Talk Series

Webcast can be viewed here


Brian R. Wood, MD is Associate Professor of Medicine in the Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases and Medical Director for the Mountain West AIDS Education and Training Center (MWAETC) ECHO telehealth project. He dedicates his clinical time to delivering primary care for individuals living with HIV and he is interested in the use of telehealth and other technology to bring HIV education and clinical support to community providers and trainees.

Speaker: John Mascola, MD

Affiliation: National Institutes of Health, Vaccine Research Center

“Structure-based vaccine design and B-cell ontogeny in the modern era of vaccinology”

Speaker 1: Jesse Bloom, PhD

Affiliation: Fred Hutch

“Complete mapping of HIV escape from neutralizing antibodies”

Ending TB: the role of scaling up programmatic management of TB infection
Lecture by Gavin Churchyard, PhD
Thursday, October 19 / 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Harborview Ninth and Jefferson Building Room 1309

A recording of this lecture can be viewed here.