MAY-16-13 Dr. Howard Koh, the Assistant Secretary for Health, announced on May 16 that the partner agencies are committed and dedicated to renewing the Action Plan for another three years and are currently working on their vision and priorities for 2014-2016.
May-08-13 - Forum Executive
Director Veronica Miller and Executive Committee Member Michael Horberg have
co-authored an editorial comment, "Getting to normal: are we there
yet?" in Volume 27, Issue 6 of AIDS.
Click Here to Access the Article
|ASM Award for Young HIV Researcher|
FEB-24-12 The American Society for Microbiology is currently accepting nominations for the ICAAC Young Investigator Awards that will be presented at the 52nd ICAAC meeting. The award is to recognize and reward early career scientists for research excellence and potential in microbiology and infectious disease.
Eligibility: Nominees must be no more than three years beyond completion of postdoctoral research training in microbiology or infectious diseases at the time of the nomination deadline.
Awards: A cash prize of $2,500 to support travel to the Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy (ICAAC) where the awards are presented. Up to five awards may be presented each year. One of the awards is earmarked for a researcher working in the area of HIV who resides and works in North America.
Deadline: April 1, 2012.
Nominations: Nominations will be reconsidered annually so long as eligibility criteria are met and an updated curriculum vitae is submitted. Self-nominations and more than one nomination per nominee will not be accepted. Only one nominating form and two supporting forms are accepted per nomination. The two supporters must be persons other than the nominator who are familiar with the nominee's qualifications and accomplishments. Only one of the three individuals involved in the nomination may be employed at the nominee's institution. The nominator and supporters must not share employers. Nominations must consist of the following: