News

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



Spring 2014 Pilot Awards Recipients Announced

September 05, 2014

The DC D-CFAR would like to congratulate the awards recipients for the spring cycle of the 2014 DC D-CFAR Pilot Awards Program.

NIH Application for Transition to DC CFAR

September 04, 2014

As many of you know, the DC D-CFAR recently submitted an application to the NIH to transition from a Developmental CFAR to a full CFAR, which would provide additional resources to support HIV research in Washington, DC.

New Publication: Mark Burke, PhD

September 03, 2014

The DC D-CFAR would like to congratulate Mark Burke, PhD for his new publication, "Reduction of pyramidal and immature hippocampal neurons in pediatric simian immunodeficiency virus infection" funded in part by a DC D-CFAR pilot award.

New NIH Award: Imtiaz A Khan, PhD

August 27, 2014

The DC D-CFAR would like to congratulate Imtiaz A Khan, PhD for his new NIH award, "CD8+ T-cell Exhaustion During Toxoplasmosis."

New NIH Award: Ivan Tong Mak, PhD

August 20, 2014

The DC D-CFAR would like to congratulate Ivan Tong Mak, PhD for his new NIH award, "HAART-Mediated Cardiovascular Toxicity in HIV-1 Transgenic Rats: Mg Protection."

New NIH Award: Valerie Oji, PharmD, BCPP

August 06, 2014

The DC D-CFAR would like to congratulate Valerie Oji, PharmD, BCPP for her new award, "Implementing HAND Assessments and Treatments to Specialty Medication Therapy Management (MTM) in HIV/AIDS Infected Psychiatric Populations."

New NIH Award: Mimi Ghosh, PhD

July 30, 2014

The DC D-CFAR would like to congratulate Mimi Ghosh, PhD, an Assistant Professor at the George Washington University, for her new NIH award, "Impact of Menopause and Sexual Trauma on HIV Acquisition in Women."