Social and Behavioral Sciences Core
The mission of the Social and Behavioral Sciences Core is to facilitate the development and implementation of research related to the prevention, treatment and care of HIV/AIDS that utilizes social and behavioral perspectives and that is innovative, theoretically driven, methodologically rigorous, interdisciplinary and of high impact.
The Core encourages collaborations between social and behavioral investigators and their counterparts in clinical and basic sciences.
It also emphasizes the development of strong relationships with community partners in the DC area. In this way, the Core ensures that DC CFAR research is innovative and has maximum potential for impact.