News

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



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.

New Publication from DC CFAR Investigators, Manya Magnus, PhD, MPH, and Amanda Castel, MD, MPH

July 28, 2016

DC CFAR members, Manya Magnus, PhD, MPH, and Amanda Castel, MD, MPH have published an article in AIDS and Behavior entitled, 

New Publication from DC CFAR Investigator, Irene Kuo, PhD

July 28, 2016

DC CFAR member, Irene Kuo, PhD, has published an article co-authored by several

New NIH Award: Social and Behavioral Sciences Director, Kim Blankenship, PhD

July 21, 2016

DC CFAR Social and Behavioral Sciences Director, Kim Blankenship, PhD, has recently been awarded an R01 from the National Institutes of Health entitled, 

DC CFAR Spring 2016 Pilot Award Recipients

July 21, 2016

The DC CFAR would like to congratulate the recipients of the DC CFAR Pilot Awards Program for the Spring 2016 cycle!

DC CFAR Investigators Awarded a Martin Delaney Collaboratory Grant by the NIH to Help Find a Cure for HIV/AIDS

July 13, 2016

An investigative team led by researchers from the George Washington University (GW) has received a $28 million, five year grant from the National Institutes of Health to lead an 18-site collabora