News

DC CFAR investigators are highly active in local, national and international HIV/AIDS research.  Learn more about the latest research and funding news. 



DC CFAR Social and Behavioral Sciences Core - Leadership Changes

December 01, 2016

After four years of exceptional leadership of the Social and Behavioral Sciences (SBS) Core, Dr.

DC CFAR Celebrates the Success of the HIV Cure SWG and Welcomes the BELIEVE Collaboratory

November 23, 2016

October was a pivotal month for HIV Cure research in Washington, DC. 
 

New Publication from DC CFAR Core Directors, Michael Bukrinsky, MD, PhD, and Sergei Nekhai, PhD

November 17, 2016

DC CFAR members, Michael Bukrinsky, MD, PhD, and Sergei Nekhai, PhD, along with their colleagues have published an article in Virology entitled, 

DC CFAR Community Advisory Board (CAB) hosts Post-International AIDS Conference Inter-CAB Update at Whitman Walker Health

November 02, 2016

On October 11, 2016, five DC CABs came together to hear from and engage with DC participants to the 21st International AIDS Society conference that took place this past July in Durban, South Afri

The DC CFAR Welcomes Dr. David Hardy to the Executive Committee

October 20, 2016

The DC CFAR is pleased to announce that Dr. David Hardy has joined the DC CFAR Executive Committee as the institutional representative from Whitman-Walker Health. 

New R01 Awarded to DC CFAR Investigator, Dan Wang, MD, PhD

October 13, 2016

DC CFAR Investigator, 

New Biorepository Resource Information Available on the DC CFAR Website

October 06, 2016

The Clinical and Population Sciences (CPS) Core is pleased to announce the availability of 

Whitman-Walker Health joins the DC CFAR!

September 29, 2016

The DC CFAR Executive Committee is delighted to announce that Whitman-Walker Health is joining the DC CFAR as an institutional partner.  

Data Management Services Available through the Clinical and Population Sciences Core

September 22, 2016

Data management services are available through the CFAR Clinical and Population Sciences Core to
support DC CFAR investigators in managing and analyzing research data including:

DC CFAR Kicks Off Year 2 City-Wide Seminar Series with Dr. Jonathan Mermin

September 15, 2016

On September 13, the DC CFAR kicked-off its Year 2 City-Wide Seminar Series with a talk entitled, "HIV Today: What are the Big Unanswered Questions?" by Dr.

Fall 2016 Pilot Awards Program RFA

August 18, 2016

The District of Columbia Center for AIDS Research (DC CFAR) is pleased to announce the next cycle of research proposal solicitations through its Pilot Awards Program.

Real-time Phylodynamic Analysis of HIV in Washington, DC

August 10, 2016

Amanda Castel, MD, MPH, and Marcos Perez-Losada, PhD, MS have received an NIH CFAR Administrative Supplement to study HIV transmission patterns in Washington, DC to better identify which subpopulations and geographic areas are at highest risk for transmission and potential spread.