Miami Center for AIDS Research at the University of Miami
*Welcome to the Miami Center for AIDS Research (CFAR) at the University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine. Miami CFAR is the first NIH-funded AIDS research center in Florida, a state with the highest number of diagnosed HIV infections and second in estimated AIDS diagnoses of children greater than 13 years of age living with a diagnosis of HIV or AIDS.
We acknowledge support for the Miami Center for AIDS Research (CFAR) at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine funded by a grant (P30AI073961) from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), which is supported by the following NIH Co-Funding and Participating Institutes and Centers: NIAID, NCI, NICHD, NHLBI, NIDA, NIMH, NIA, NIDDK, NIGMS, FIC AND OAR.
We are now accepting applications for Miami CFAR Pilot Awards in HIV/AIDS research. Please see the attached RFA for eligibility guidelines and visit http://cfar.med.miami.edu/developmental-core/pilot-grants for complete details. . CFAR membership is not a requirement.
SUMMER STUDENT RESEARCH AWARDS
The Miami CFAR is once again offering Summer Student Research Awards, available for students from the University of Miami or other universities in the United States. Students must select a UM faculty member as a mentor and submit a written application by April 10, 2015. Those selected will receive a $2,000 stipend and work for 10 weeks on a specific project related to HIV/AIDS. The students will submit written reports and give oral presentations about their experience. We encourage you to visit our website at http://cfar.med.miami.edu/developmental-core/summer-research-awards for additional details.