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:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... The American College of Medical ... Friedman, PhD, FACMI, during the Opening Session of AMIA’s Annual Symposium in Washington, D.C. ... honor of Morris F. Collen, a pioneer in the field of medical informatics, this ...
    (Date:10/12/2017)... ANGELES (PRWEB) , ... October 12, 2017 , ... ... Parsa Mohebi Hair Restoration, has recently contributed a medical article to the newly ... on cosmetictown.com. Dr. Mohebi’s article spotlights the hair transplant procedure known as ...
    (Date:10/12/2017)... ... ... On Saturday, October 21, the Health & Wellness Center at Florida Hospital ... for the American Heart Association Heart Walk. Teams of up to 10 people can ... their treadmills moving for 5 hours. Treadmills will start at 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, ...
    (Date:10/12/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... October 12, 2017 , ... ... of $3,296 in property taxes a year. In some states—like New York, New ... , By contrast, many overseas retirement havens have extremely low property-tax rates, which ...
    (Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... ... management, presents its enhanced Pepper Flow promotional review platform at the Promotional ... Flow’s increased insight-driven capabilities help marketers streamline the medical, legal, and regulatory ...
    Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
    (Date:10/12/2017)... --  Divoti USA will engrave and process all ... the latest FDA requirements, which stipulates new criteria regarding medical device ... of Medical ID jewelry such as Medical ID Bracelets, can rest ... terms of the new FDA requirements . ... Divoti offers this dark mark fiber laser engraving ...
    (Date:10/11/2017)... Holdings, Inc. ("Hill-Rom") (NYSE: HRC), today provided an update ... Puerto Rico , where the company manufactures ... Following a comprehensive onsite assessment, the ... temporary loss of power and minimal water damage due ... have resumed, and the company expects to return to ...
    (Date:10/4/2017)... SEOUL, South Korea , Oct. 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ ... launched its next-generation CPR training aide "cprCUBE" on Kickstarter. ... of chest compression during cardiac arrests with better efficiency ... patient-mannequins. It also offers real-time feedback on efficacy of ... The crowdfunding campaign has a goal to raise ...
    Breaking Medicine Technology:
    Cached News: