Center For AIDS Research

April 23, 2019

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April 23, 2019
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"It's like finding the Holy Grail clutched in the bony fingers of Jimmy Hoffa, sitting on top of the Lost Ark."


- Paleontologist Robert DePalma, describing the significance of his discovery of fossils that may show a frozen-in-time instant the day an asteroid crashed into a shallow sea where the Yucatán peninsula is today and more than 99.9999% of all living organisms on Earth died.
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    Claire Sterk

... to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences (AAAS) for selecting Claire Sterk as an elected member.

As reported in the Emory Report, "the AAAS is one of the nation's oldest and most prestigious honorary societies and a leading center for independent policy research."
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The Protocol Template for Behavioral and Social Sciences Research Involving Humans Is Here

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In conjunction with the National LGBTQ Health Conference being held in Atlanta on May 31 - June 1st, the NIH, in collaboration with Emory University, is pleased to announce the third Sexual & Gender Minority (SGM) Research Workshop

WHAT:
The goals of the workshop are to: increase knowledge about NIH structure and grant processes; develop mentoring relationships within the extramural community; and enhance capacity in SGM health research. The workshop is intended for those planning on submitting an NIH grant application within the next two years.

WHERE:
Emory Conference Center

WHEN:
Thursday, May 30, 2019
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Reception and Networking
5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Registration will close COB, May 10, 2019.

This event is free, but space is limited.

Registration
More Information

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Community Corner    

Winning at Living


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Research

Funding Opps

NIH FUNDING:
Standard AIDS Deadlines

No New Postings


NIH FUNDING:
Other Deadlines

June29 (LOI)
Sponsor: NIDCR
Clinical Trials: Not Allowed
Oral Health in People Living with HIV and Additional Non-Communicable Diseases
RO1


NON-NIH FUNDING:

Eligibility:
  Postdocs
Deadlines:
  May 17, 3:00pm EDT (Register for portal log in)
  May 22, 3:00pm EDT (LOI)
Sponsor:
  AmfAR
Title:
  Mathilde Krim
  Fellowships in
  Biomedical Research

Information


See previously advertised Funding Opportunities in Network News archived issues.

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Recent Pubs
that link to the CFAR grant
(P30 AI050409)

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Gonzalo-Gil E, Rapuano PB, Ikediobi U, Leibowitz R, Mehta S, Coskun AK, Porterfield JZ, Lampkin TD, Marconi VC, Rimland D, Walker BD, Deeks S, Sutton RE. Transcriptional down-regulation of ccr5 in a subset of HIV+ controllers and their family members.
Elife. 2019 Apr 9;8. pii: e44360. doi: 10.7554/eLife.44360.


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Patel AS, Goparaju L, Sales JM, Mehta CC, Blackstock OJ, Seidman D, Ofotokun I, Kempf MC, Fischl MA, Golub ET, Adimora AA, French AL, DeHovitz J, Wingood G, Kassaye S, Sheth AN. Brief Report: PrEP Eligibility Among At-Risk Women in the Southern United States: Associated Factors, Awareness, and Acceptability.
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2019 Apr 15;80(5):527-532. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000001950.


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Tsui JI, Walley AY, Cheng DM, Lira MC, Liebschutz JM, Forman LS, Sullivan MM, Colasanti J, Root C, O'Connor K, Shanahan CW, Bridden CL, Del Rio C, Samet JH. Provider opioid prescribing practices and the belief that opioids keep people living with HIV engaged in care: a cross-sectional study.
AIDS Care. 2019 Jan 11:1-5. doi: 10.1080/09540121.2019.1566591. [Epub ahead of print].


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Hussen SA, Jones M, Moore S, Hood J, Smith JC, Camacho-Gonzalez A, Del Rio C, Harper GW. Brothers Building Brothers by Breaking Barriers: development of a resilience-building social capital intervention for young black gay and bisexual men living with HIV.
AIDS Care. 2018;30(sup4):51-58. doi: 10.1080/09540121.2018.1527007. Epub 2019 Jan 9.


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    Calendar Upcoming Events



April 23
8:00am
HOPE Webinar
Ending the Epidemic in New York City
Starring:
   Demetre Daskalakis, MD, MPH
Focus: Physicians
Sponsor:
   Harvard CFAR
HOPE Conference Website
• To Attend Webinar: Click this link on 4/23

April 24 - New
Noon
Seminar
Harnessing Medical Pluralism in South Africa:
Culture-Centered HIV Interventions

Starring:
   Claudia Ordóñez
Sponsor:
   Hubert Dept of Global Health
Location:
   RSPH/CNR/Room 1000
Infomation

April 25
8:00am
ID Seminar
Friend or Foe? Antibodies, Protection, and Enhancement of Dengue Disease
Starring:
   Leah Katzelnick, PhD (UC Berkeley)
Location:
   RSPH/GCR/Rita Anne Rollins Room

April 25 - New
Noon
Seminar
Ecologic Momentary Assessments and other Mobile Health Strategies: Toward a Street Level View of the HIV Care Continuum for People Who Use Drugs
Starring:
   Ryan Westergaard (U Wisconsin-Madison)
Sponsor:
   CFAR
Location:
   RSPH/CNR/Klamon Room
Infomation

April 25 - New
6:00 - 7:30pm
Community Meeting
The NEW Fulton County-HIV/AIDS Prevention, Care, and Policy Advisory Committee (in formation)
Starring:
   YOU
Information:
   See "Community Corner" above

April 28
2:00 - 4:00pm
Seminar
Emory's connections to the film industry and the key role it plays in Georgia's surging film production scene
Hosted by:
   Wise Heart Society
Location:
   Cox Hall Ballroom
Information and Registration


Calendar Farther Down the Road
May 3 (Reg/Abstract Deadline*)
(Sat-Sun) June 8-9 (Conference)
Conference
8th Annual Southeastern Immunology Symposium
Hosted by:
   Emory University
Information and Registration
*You must be registered to submit an abstract

May 20
3:30 - 4:30pm
National CFAR Webinar
CFAR Collaboration on HIV in Corrections
Starring:
   Curt Beckwith
Important Information for First Time Attendees
Registration

May 31 - June 1
Conference
National LGBTQ Health Conference
Hosted by: Emory University; NIH
Location: Atlanta (Emory)
Information

July 1 (Abstract Deadline)
September 10-12 (Meeting)
Conference
3rd National Congress of the Italian Society for Virology "SIV-ISV"
Location: University of Padua (Italy)
Information


November 12-16 (Meeting) - New
Conference
International Symposium on Neurobiology
Location: Westin Buckhead (Atlanta)
Information

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Footlights | Vaccine Dinner Club - Wednesday, May 1

Focus: Past, Present, Future

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Count Me In!
Click Here to Register

HPV Vaccine:
Science, Policy, and Program

Starring

Lauri Markowitz, MD
HPV Team Lead, Division of Viral Diseases
CDC/NCIRD

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