This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) invites applications from institutions and organizations to participate in a cooperative research group, focusing on elucidating mechanisms regulating the development and function of the immune system in neonates (0-28 days) and infants (29 days – 12 months), including immune mechanisms triggered by non-pathogenic or pathogenic microbes (including HIV), vaccines, exposure to allergens, or alterations in immune function due to environmental exposures to pollutants.
This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) encourages applications to support the optimization of monoclonal antibodies (mAb) or mAb derivatives that recognize and eliminate cells comprising the HIV reservoir.
This FOA will support one-year, services planning research grants to develop anepidemiologic understanding of opioid injection drug use, Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) and Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) infection risk, and other adverse health consequences of such drug use, in conjunction with determining what resources/programs are currently available for addressing those problems, in any of the 420 Appalachian counties (www.arc.gov/counties).
This funding opportunity announcement (FOA) will support implementation and expansion of comprehensive HIV prevention, care, and treatment programs; establish systems for quality assurance and improvement; and support strengthening of county and sub-county systems for sustainable HIV service delivery in the Eastern South region of Kenya (Machakos, Makueni, Kitui counties) and Nairobi county.
Building on previous achievements on HIV quality improvement (QI) and quality management (QM) initiatives of CDC-Ethiopia and Ethiopia’s Federal Ministry of Health (FMOH), this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) will strengthen HIV QI/QM systems of FMOH, regional health bureaus (RHBs), and scale-up and maintenance of sub-national units and health facilities.
In sub-Saharan Africa, TB is the leading killer of persons living with HIV (PLHIV), and Zimbabwe is one of 22 countries WHO designated as high-burden for TB incidence. Infection prevention and control (IPC), and particularly TB infection control (TBIC) activities are critical to protect patients and health care workers (HCW) from healthcare-associated transmission of airborne infectious diseases.
The purpose of this announcement is to solicit applications for the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), HIV/AIDS Bureau (HAB), AIDS Education and Training Center National Clinician Consultation Center (AETC NCCC), a component of the HRSA AIDS Education and Training Center (AETC) Program.
The purpose of this FOA is to provide critical HR services and support to recruit suitably qualified and experienced individuals, consultants, and organizations and increase the competencies of MOHSS staff in HR policies, procedures, management and practices to meet PEPFAR objectives and achieve HIV epidemic control in Namibia.
The purpose of this FOA is to provide comprehensive and cost-effective capacity building and implementation of national surveillance surveys and impact evaluations of CDC-supported activities in Malawi. Through this FOA, the awardee will support the MOH and PHIM to build sustainable long-term capacity for the generation and use of surveillance data.