Navigation Links
International AIDS Society announces inaugural recipients of innovative HIV research awards
Date:7/13/2010

aid NIH Office of AIDS Research Director, Dr. Jack Whitescarver. "In addition to the quality of research awarded, the breadth of these grants, which cover behavioral science, operations research, clinical science and basic science, along with projects on co-infections and AIDS-related illnesses, illustrates the importance of this grant programme, both for these research efforts and for future responses to HIV and AIDS."

"CFAR support for CNIHR is a true research collaboration," said Dr Michael Saag, Director of CFAR at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. "Funding is essential to supporting new scientific research, but so is collaboration and mentorship in the lab. By pairing grantees with a CFAR institution that specializes in their area of work, this programme takes a hands-on approach to ensuring that each research project funded is supported to produce the maximum benefit for HIV and AIDS research."

The grantees will be awarded scholarships to attend the XVIII International AIDS Conference in Vienna on 18-23 July 2010. A pre-conference seminar with leading scientists in the HIV field is designed to give grantees an overview on HIV science and to present their projects. It will be followed by daily training and networking sessions at the conference. Grantees will also attend outreach trips to clinics, HIV research institutions, and community organizations in Vienna. The award ceremony will take place on 23 July 2010 at AIDS 2010 at the XVIII International AIDS Conference at the Wien Messe Center in Vienna, Austria, at 8:45 a.m., immediately before that day's plenary session.

The CNIHR grants are awarded to:

Joseph Brown, Lecturer at London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, for the project: Environmental health and HIV/AIDS in rural South Africa; who will be working with Charles van der Horst, UNC-Chapel Hill.

Denise Evans, Medical Doctor at the Clinical HIV Research Unit Medicine, University of the Witwa
'/>"/>

Contact: Lindsey Rodger
lindsey.rodger@iasociety.org
41-227-100-822
International AIDS Society
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related biology news :

1. Touch Bionics announced as a winner in the Seventh Annual International Business Awards
2. Penn State to lead new international Center Of Excellence for malaria research
3. Tulane University will receive $11.2 million to lead international malaria research center
4. The International Biometrics & Identification Association (IBIA) Sets New Course to Benefit Consumers, Businesses and Governments Across the Globe
5. University of Manchester academics at international conference on geographic chemicals
6. International Drug & Explosives Detection Company IDenta Corp Reports on BTK- Bullet Hole Testing Kit
7. International study identifies 12 new genetic risk factors for type 2 diabetes
8. Ascension Island extinct parsley fern rediscovered during International Year of Biodiversity
9. Sparks to receive Liebig Medal from International Union of Soil Sciences
10. Pollinators focus of international conference
11. 2010 International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/22/2015)... Report Issued by Small Cap IR. In 2011, Nilson Report,s ... at merchants on the leading payment cards rose to $135.3 ... and prepaid cards reached 6.54 billion.  Eight million credit card ... in 2012, and credit and debit card fraud resulted in ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... Inc. , a market leader of iris-based identity authentication solutions, ... the new role of Senior Vice President of Mobile and ... platforms and wearable solutions for EyeLock,s technologies. Gerber brings more ... industry to his role at EyeLock, with expertise in human ...
(Date:12/22/2014)... Conn. , Dec. 22, 2014  NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... biometric authentication company focused on the growing mobile commerce market, ... Apollo Robbins for the 2015 International CES debut ... Apollo Robbins will be at the NXT-ID booth January ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):$4.80 Near Term Price Target with "Buy" given by CapRock Research for NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXTD) issued by Small Cap IR 2EyeLock Names Steve Gerber as Senior Vice President of Mobile and Wearables 2NXT-ID Hires Master Pickpocket and Security Consultant Apollo Robbins for Wocket Smart Wallet CES 2015 Debut 2NXT-ID Hires Master Pickpocket and Security Consultant Apollo Robbins for Wocket Smart Wallet CES 2015 Debut 3NXT-ID Hires Master Pickpocket and Security Consultant Apollo Robbins for Wocket Smart Wallet CES 2015 Debut 4
... a small clinical study, researchers administered a new method ... that can be worn like a band-aid. The applicator ... found to significantly accelerate healing in five patients with ... the veins malfunction, causing blood to pool in the ...
... gathering of research cell biologists along with physicists, ... other disciplines, all drawn by the increasing momentum ... ASCB,s online press book, "Cell Biology 2013," will ... for breaking science news. For embargoed press book ...
... slat mats could improve swine health. In a new study ... Europe studied how different types of flooring affects claw and ... researchers, flooring is one of the main factors in production ... be caused by joint injuries or by circulatory problems in ...
Cached Biology News:Ultrasound patch heals venous ulcers in human trial 2Ultrasound patch heals venous ulcers in human trial 3Ultrasound patch heals venous ulcers in human trial 4Rubber slat mats could improve animal well-being 2
(Date:1/22/2015)... 22, 2015 Pipette.com has added the ... their comprehensive portfolio of Eppendorf products. , The Eppendorf ... a Centrifuge 5424/5424 R and receive the following:, ... Research plus or Eppendorf Reference 2 , ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... NJ (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 ... technologies such as the Bioruptor® and complete solutions ... system for chromatin immunoprecipitation, alleviating the need for ... and controls needed for ChIP of histones or ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... , Jan. 22, 2015  Derma Sciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: ... focused on advanced wound care, announces that AMNIOEXCEL® ... have been added to the Premier, Inc. Regenerative ... opportunity for the AMNIOEXCEL® and AMNIOMATRIX® product lines, ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... BOTHELL, Wash. , Dec. 24, 2014   BioLife Solutions ... manufacturer and marketer of proprietary clinical grade hypothermic storage ... thermal shipping products for cells and tissues  ("BioLife" or ... Annual Meeting of Stockholders on May 4, 2015 (the "Annual ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Eppendorf Announces Promotional Bundle Which Includes: Eppendorf Centrifuge 5424, 3-Pack of Pipettes, and Tips - Available Now at Pipette.com 2Diagenode Launches Unique Semi-Automated Solution for Chromatin Immunoprecipitation 2Derma Sciences Expands Access of its AMNIOTIC TISSUE Product Line with New Premier, Inc. Agreement 2Derma Sciences Expands Access of its AMNIOTIC TISSUE Product Line with New Premier, Inc. Agreement 3Derma Sciences Expands Access of its AMNIOTIC TISSUE Product Line with New Premier, Inc. Agreement 4Derma Sciences Expands Access of its AMNIOTIC TISSUE Product Line with New Premier, Inc. Agreement 5BioLife Solutions Sets Date for Annual Meeting of Stockholders 2
... Biocept, Inc. ("Biocept"), an,emerging leader in biotechnology, announced ... President and Director and the appointment,of Edward A. Dennis, ... former CEO, President and Director, Gordon F. Janko., ... regarded professional,in our field, and believe he is a ...
... Inc. (Nasdaq: MGRM ) today announced that it ... dated October 1, 2008,indicating that, for the previous 30 ... has closed below the minimum $1.00 per,share requirement for ... that under Nasdaq rules, Monogram will be provided,with 180 ...
... Research Group Hosts Statewide Researcher Appreciation Event ... Facility ... Papago Gateway Center -, PHOENIX, Oct. 3 ThirdBiotech Inc., http://www.thirdbiotech.com, ... Arizona Biotech Day and,Researcher Appreciation Event to be held on Thursday, October ...
Cached Biology Technology:Biocept, Inc. Announces CEO and Director Appointments 2Monogram Receives NASDAQ Notification 2Monogram Receives NASDAQ Notification 3Monogram Receives NASDAQ Notification 4First Annual Arizona Biotech Day Announced for October 23rd 2008 2First Annual Arizona Biotech Day Announced for October 23rd 2008 3
Criterion staining and blotting trays are plastic trays designed for staining one or two Criterion gels or performing western blot detection. The trays have a working capacity of up to 500 ml. Suppli...
... wide range of next-generation features into a ... standard for flexible laboratory solutions. It puts ... pipetting, dilution, dispensing, and integrations into ... and flexible as it is efficient and ...
... The Biomek FX provides ... analysis applications. With 96-, ... pipetting heads in either single ... Biomek FX offers maximum speed ...
... The Biomek FX P is ... an,up-to-date hardware design for greater positional accuracy and ... just about any application. It can be configured ... its large deck capacity, the Biomek FX P ...
Biology Products: