HOME >> MEDICINE >> NEWS
NIAID seeks applicants to lead revamped HIV/AIDS clinical trials networks

nue for up to seven years.

The research structure resulting from this competition will enable NIAID's Division of AIDS to more effectively respond to global research needs, including those of people of color, those who live in poverty, and women, all of whom are increasingly affected by the HIV/AIDS pandemic and continue to be under-represented in clinical research.

"We are pleased to be making this announcement on World AIDS Day," says Dr. Fauci, "as this year's World AIDS Day theme focuses on 'Women, Girls, HIV and AIDS'."

Each network leadership group selected as part of this competition will work with NIAID and other NIH Institutes on a focused research effort. To most effectively coordinate across disciplines, each network can address significant scientific questions in one or more of six priority research areas

  • Developing HIV vaccines
  • Translating research insights into therapeutic products to treat HIV disease
  • Optimizing clinical management of HIV/AIDS, including co-infections and other HIV-related conditions
  • Developing microbicides to prevent HIV acquisition and transmission
  • Preventing mother-to-child transmission of HIV
  • Developing other methods of HIV prevention

    The decision to revamp the clinical research structure emerged following extensive consultations with researchers, clinicians, community, nurses, advocates and people living with and at risk for HIV/AIDS. The new approach is designed to increase the efficiency, accountability and integration of NIAID's HIV/AIDS clinical research networks and enhance their capacity to effectively conduct vital clinical research, especially in resource-limited settings. Specifically, the new clinical research structure will

  • Maximize scientific opportunities by integrating and coordinating HIV/AIDS prevention, vaccine and therapeutic research and maintaining a flexible and responsive approach to emerg
    '"/>


  • Contact: NIAID Press Office
    niaidnews@niaid.nih.gov
    301-402-1663
    NIH/National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
    1-Dec-2004


    Page: 1 2 3

    Related medicine news :

    1. NIAID initiates trial of experimental avian flu vaccine
    2. NIAID seeks applicants to lead clinical trials units for revamped HIV/AIDS networks
    3. NIAID begins enrolling volunteers for novel HIV vaccine study
    4. NIAID-sponsored clinical trial aims to boost flu vaccine supply
    5. NIAID launches influenza genome sequencing project
    6. NIAID launches program to improve medical tools against emerging infectious diseases
    7. NIAID forms network to tackle potentially fatal reaction to smallpox vaccine
    8. NIAID rotavirus vaccine licensed for commercialization
    9. Second NIAID SARS vaccine candidate helps mice fend off SARS
    10. NIAID vaccine protects against SARS virus infection in mice
    11. NIAID Ebola vaccine enters human trial

    Post Your Comments:
    *Name:
    *Comment:
    *Email:


    (Date:6/26/2016)... ... June 26, 2016 , ... On June 10-11, 2016, A Forever Recovery, a ... and World’s Longest Breakfast Table in Battle Creek, MI, where the rehabilitation facility is ... to some of the world’s leading providers of cereal and other breakfast foods. Its ...
    (Date:6/25/2016)... Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) , ... June 25, 2016 ... ... will discuss health policy issues and applications at AcademyHealth’s Annual Research Meeting June ... share their work on several important health care topics including advance care planning, ...
    (Date:6/25/2016)... Beach, CA (PRWEB) , ... June 25, 2016 , ... ... UCLA with Magna Cum Laude and his M.D from the David Geffen School of ... Diego and returned to Los Angeles to complete his fellowship in hematology/oncology at the ...
    (Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... Those who have experienced traumatic events may ... to unhealthy avenues, such as drug or alcohol abuse, as a coping mechanism. To ... for healthy coping following a traumatic event. , Trauma sufferers tend to feel a ...
    (Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... Dr. Amanda ... orthodontic treatment. Dr. Cheng has extensive experience with all areas of orthodontics, including ... accelerated osteogenic orthodontics. , Micro-osteoperforation is a revolutionary adjunct to orthodontic treatment. ...
    Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
    (Date:6/24/2016)... June 24, 2016  Collagen Matrix, Inc., ("Collagen ... and manufacturing of collagen and mineral based medical ... that Bill Messer has joined the ... further leverage the growing portfolio of oral surgery, ... Bill joins the Collagen Matrix executive team ...
    (Date:6/24/2016)... , June 24, 2016 The Academy of ... recommendations that would allow biopharmaceutical companies to ... entities that make formulary and coverage decisions, a move ... of new medicines. The recommendations address restrictions ... appear on the drug label, a prohibition that hinders ...
    (Date:6/24/2016)... , June 24, 2016   Pulmatrix, Inc ., ... developing innovative inhaled drugs, announced today that it was ... Investments reconstituted its comprehensive set of U.S. and ... "This is an important milestone for Pulmatrix," said Chief ... shareholder awareness of our progress in developing drugs for ...
    Breaking Medicine Technology:
    Cached News: