Pilot Grant Help

Experts are ready to help with all aspects
of your SD CFAR International Pilot Grant.


  • Do you conduct internationl HIV research?
  • Do you want to apply for an International Pilot Grant or a Developmental Grant with international involvement? What's the difference?
  • Do you have¬†questions about in-country requirements?

If you answer YES to any of the above, our leadership team is ready to assist you!

Our Co-Directors, Drs. Steffanie Strathdee  and Robert Schooley have conducted international HIV research for many years. Feel free to contact Dr. Strathdee about research in Mexico and Dr. Schooley about research in Mozambique or Zimbabwe.

Each member of our International Core Advisory Board has experience working internationally. Their country expertise is listed below their names on this page. Please contact one or more Board members if you have questions about foreign research.

Finally, if you have a question about a country that is outside of our current focus, please email cfar@ucsd.edu. We'll find the best person to respond to your question as quickly as possible.

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