Resources and Mentoring


Core Services

Whether you are applying for a CFAR Developmental grant or have received your notice of award, the entire Center is here to help you. Our four basic science cores, plus our Clinical Investigation CoreBiostatistics and Modeling Core, and the International Core can help you design your study, collect and process specimens, and even help you analyze the results.

Developmental grant recipients usually receive San Diego CFAR core services at a reduced cost, and some of our services are offered at no charge!


San DIego CFAR Core Directors are available to serve as mentors for junior investigators. For assistance in identifying a mentor, please contact any of the following:

If you have any questions about working with one or more of our cores for your Developmental grant, please contact the cores directly, or the San Diego CFAR Administrative Core.

At a Glance