Center For AIDS Research

March 08, 2016: Special Edition

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Special Edition: March 8, 2016
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R01: Increased Knowledge and Innovative Strategies to Reduce HIV Incidence-iKnow Projects
Next Application Deadline: May 16, 2016

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Thursday, March 10
Special Seminar
Transportation of Laboratory Samples via Unmanned Aerial Vehicles: Promises and Possibilities
   Timothy K. Amukele (Medical Director, Makerere University-Johns Hopkins University laboratory, Kampala, Uganda)
Location: RSPH/CNR/Auditorium
Sponsor: CFAR; Hubert Dept. of Global Health
More Information: Flyer
Want to see a Drone deliver laboratory specimens?: Watch the Video

Wednesday, March 23 (NEW DATE) and Monday, March 28
2:00 - 4:00
CFAR-series Grant Writing Workshop
How to write a fundable application to the CFAR Developmental Core
Starring: Janet Gross, PhD

Planning to apply for CFAR grant funding at the May 1 deadline? Attend this 2 session workshop and increase your chances of submitting a fundable application!
For More Information: Email Kimbi Hagen

Thursday, March 24
CFAR Network Pizza Party
CFAR Wants YOU ... to Recycle a Talk or Poster.

Wouldn't you just love to have a second chance to hear the talks and view the posters you missed the first time around? Of course you would!! And here's the thing ... Other people want to hear about YOUR science as well.

Registrations are rolling in for the March 24th CFAR Network Pizza Party and we want YOU to be there to present at it. We are dedicating a the entire Pizza Party meeting to talks and posters that were presented by CFAR members at some conference or another over the course of the last year (including next week's CROI meeting).

Click here to submit a poster abstract.
  (The CFAR will help cover re-printing of posters, as needed).

Click here to submit an oral presentation

Register to attend the March 24 Pizza Party

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Research Interviewer/Research Specialist Position Wanted:
Burak Bulat, MD
This posting was submitted by Ericka Patrick with the CFAR Clinical Core). Until 2015 Dr. Bulat provided primary health care for 1250 workers as an Occupational Physician at Turkey's largest container port in Istanbul. He is living in Norcross now and is seeking a position as a Research Interviewer or a Research Specialist.
More Information: Dr. Bulat's CV

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The Network News is a periodic email, detailing HIV/AIDS related events, funding opportunities, and achievements of CFAR members. If you have items that you wish to have included, please send them to us at by Friday of each week. Please put "The Network News" in the subject line.

The Network News is distributed to CFAR members and fans by email every Tuesday. Except when it isn't.

Editor, Kimberley (Kimbi) Sessions Hagen, EdD

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