Category Archives: Announcements

HIV R4P Research for Prevention Conference

Title: HIV R4P Research for Prevention Conference Date: October 28-31, 2014 Location: Cape Town, South Africa Conference Website:

Call for Applications: HIVCorps Fellows at CIDRZ

The Centre for Infectious Disease Research in Zambia is now accepting applications for 2014-2015 HIVCorps Fellows. Our partners at CIDRZ offer this public health fellowship for students and early-career professionals.

UNC China Early Career Researcher Position

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC) is accepting applications for three hybrid US-China early career researcher positions supported by a D43 training grant from the US National Institutes of Health (NIH).  

Explorations in Global Health Grants–Call for Applications

The Institute for Global Health and Infectious Diseases is pleased to announce a new round of Explorations in Global Health faculty research grants. Description These grants are designed to foster the development of research partnerships and projects in global health. … Read More

Summer 2014 global research in Malawi and Zambia for first-year med students

October 22, 2013 — For more than 10 years, the Institute for Global Health & Infectious Diseases has sponsored first-year UNC medical students to conduct summer research at the UNC Project-Malawi in Lilongwe and, more recently, the Center for Infectious Diseases … Read More

2013 Collegiate Inventors Competition

The Collegiate Inventors Competition is accepting entries for the 2013 Competition. The deadline for submitting entries is Friday, June 14, 2013.  Information about the competition is available here. For the last 23 years, the Collegiate Inventors Competition has recognized and … Read More

UNC CFAR seeks to fund new ideas in HIV research

The UNC CFAR Developmental Core is soliciting proposals for small grants of between $5,000 and $30,000 for one year which would support HIV Investigators (clinical, basic, and social scientists, including Pediatrics, OB-GYN, and Internal Medicine) seeking to fund new ideas … Read More

4th Annual CUGH Conference – Special Opportunity for Students

Join UNC representatives and over 1,000 CUGH members from a variety of sectors and disciplines to examine the cutting edge issues in global health. IGHID will be sponsoring registration fees for 10 graduate students to attend the 4th Annual Consortium … Read More

UNC AIDS researchers discuss strategies for a cure

December 18, 2012 — A recently-published article by members of the Collaboratory of AIDS Researchers for Eradication at UNC discusses current strategies for treating latent HIV. Current antiretroviral therapy can bring HIV viral loads to undetectable levels, but a small … Read More

Myron Cohen to deliver 2012 R. E. Dyer Lecture at National Institutes of Health

September 11, 2012 — Myron Cohen, MD, director of the Institute for Global Health & Infectious Diseases, will give the annual R. E. Dyer Lecture at the National Institutes of Health on September 19, as part of the Wednesday Afternoon … Read More