Clinical Sciences Core (C)

Miami CFAR Clinical Sciences Core

The Miami AIDS Clinical Trials Unit (ACTU) carries out clinical trials studying new treatments for HIV infection and HIV-related opportunistic infections including Hepatitis C novel treatment regimens.

Miami International Maternal, Pediatric, Adolescent AIDS Clinical Trials (IMPAACT) Network carries out clinical trials for long-term complications of new anti-retrovirals for pediatric and adolescent populations and prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV

Future direction:

The Clinical Core is developing a password protected web-based adult database and specimen inventory that will permit independent searches, download data and check availability of specimens.


  • Provide bio statistical support to Miami CFAR researchers
  • Provide biological specimens and longitudinal cohort study
  • Provide clinical studies methodology and regulatory support services
  • Provide infrastructure resources for CFAR funded pilot projects.
  • Facilitate applications for collaborative research efforts