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Winter

Two New Funding Opportunity Announcements

Improving Smoking Cessation Interventions among People Living with HIV (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-CA-18-027.html
Due date: January 8, 2019, by 5:00 PM

 

Improving Smoking Cessation Interventions among People Living with HIV (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-CA-18-028.html
Due date: January 8, 2019, by 5:00 PM

 

NIDA RFI:

NIDA has just published a RFI seeking wide input from the investigator community towards its HIV/AIDS strategic plan. The notice can be found here: NOT-DA-19-015: Request for Information (RFI): Inviting Comments on the NIDA Strategic plan for Research at the Intersection of HIV/AIDS and Substance Use, Misuse and Addiction.

 

The deadline for submitting the responses is January 25, 2019. The responses must be submitted electronically through:NIDAHIVStrategicPlan@nida.nih.gov.

 

4th Inter-CFAR Sub-Saharan Africa Working Group (CFAR-SSA) Symposium

We are delighted to announce that registration has opened for the 4th Inter-CFAR Sub-Saharan Africa Working Group (CFAR-SSA) Symposium, which will take place on February 1-2, 2019 in Machakos, Kenya, at the Maanzoni Lodge, about 30 minutes away from Nairobi airport. 

The symposium will include two days of presentations in the scientific focus areas of PrEP, Immunology and Virology, Oral Health, and HIV in Adolescents, as well as a poster reception. In addition, the afternoon before the symposium (1/31) we will hold a half-day career development workshop for junior investigators.

January 31 – February 2, 2019

Nairobi, Kenya

Symposium Registration

Deadline: January 7, 2019

 

AFP for Prevention Symposium

The AFP for Prevention Symposium will be held on January 28-29, 2019. The location of the symposium will be at the Emory Conference Center in Atlanta, GA.

Stay tuned for more details about the symposium.

 

Letters of Intent now accepted for the American Federation for Aging Research's 2019 Grant

Here are the following grants:

  • Glenn Foundation for Medical Research and AFAR Research Grants for Junior Faculty
  • Glenn Foundation for Medical Research Breakthroughs in Gerontology Awards
  • Arthritis and Aging Research Grant
  • Glenn Foundation for Medical Research Postdoctoral Fellowship in Aging Research
  • The Irene Diamond Fund/AFAR Postdoctoral Transition Awards in Aging

Read more about it here!

 

2019 Miami Winter Symposium

The 2019 Miami Winter Symposium will be held on January 27-30. Abstracts are invited for spotlight talks and posters within the following sections: 

  • Face of HIV/AIDS today
  • HIV reservoirs and cure strategies
  • Immune mechanisms and interventions
  • HIV antibodies for prevention and treatment
  • Emerging infections and therapeutic advances

Abstracts must be submitted by November 30th, 2018.





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