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11/25/2013
CIRA is pleased to announce the new Assistant Director of our Community Research and Implementation Core (CRI), Mr. Jim Pettinelli. Jim will join CIRA's research support team on December 16. Jim worked in the...
11/11/2013
Congratulations to Dr. Amy Smoyer, current CIRA Postdoctoral Fellow (and former Assistant Director to the Center's Law, Policy and Ethics Core), who is the 2014 recipient of the Society for Social Work and...
10/28/2013
The Research Education Institute for Diverse Scholars (REIDS) is now accepting applications for the 2014-16 program which begins in June, 2014. Quality mentorship, pilot grants of up to $20,000 and access to...
10/08/2013
CIRA continues to grow as a recognized hub for training, career development and mentorship of scholars from diverse backgrounds and disciplines. This year, we welcome six new Fellows to our Fogarty...
09/24/2013
The Yale AIDS Colloquium Series schedule is now available. All events run from Noon to 1:00 p.m.  and take place at 135 College Street, New Haven, CT, Room LL15 (basement level). All are welcome...
09/22/2013
Former CIRA Pre-Doctoral Fellow, Lesley Park, is using longitudinal studies to refine the risk model for elevated rates of liver cancer incidence found in people living with HIV/AIDS. With that new...
09/12/2013
CIRA bids a fond farewell and our warmest congratulations to the departing cohort of NIMH fellows who recently completed their training. Additionally, we welcome six new scholars to our NIMH...
09/09/2013
The Social and Behavioral Sciences Research Network (SBSRN) recently named CIRA Postdoctoral Fellow, Sarah Calabrese, among its early stage investigators who have been selected to participate in the 2013 CFAR...
08/12/2013
CIRA seeks letters of intent for its annual Pilot Projects in HIV Research program. The goal of the program is to provide pilot funding that will result in additional externally funded research projects. ...
07/22/2013
Attention CIRA Affiliates -- The next NIH AIDS and AIDS-related application deadline is just a few weeks away on September 7, 2013. CIRA affiliates can request peer reviews for grants, manuscripts,...
07/22/2013
Dr. Linda Niccolai has assumed the role of Director of CIRA's Development Core. She will remain the Deputy Director of CIRA's Office of International Training and an investigator with CIRA's Community Research...
07/01/2013
Nathan Hansen, Ph.D., former Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the Yale School of Medicine, former Director of HIV Prevention and Mental Health Research at The Consultation Center, and former Director of...
07/01/2013
CIRA has received a new federal grant that will fund its initiatives for the next five years.Paul Cleary, dean of the Yale School of Public Health and director of the Center, announced the award from the...
05/28/2013
On Monday, June 3, the Research Education Institute for Diverse Scholars (REIDS) program will welcome four new and five returning Fellows to its 2013 Summer Institute. The program was designed to...
05/13/2013
After twelve and a half years at CIRA, Leif Mitchell, Assistant Director of the Community Research Core, has accepted a new position with Gilead Sciences, a biopharmaceutical company that discovers, develops,...
04/29/2013
Presented by the Research Education Institute for Diverse Scholars (REIDS), the purpose of this one-day working session titled "Closing the Gap: Advancing Health Equity in HIV Through Community-Based Research...
04/15/2013
Jean J. Schensul, Co-Director of CIRA's Interdisciplinary Research Methods Core for qualitative research, is holding "office hours" via Skype or phone. Any CIRA affiliates who would like to...
04/01/2013
Russia's HIV epidemic is among the fastest growing in the world and injection drug users who often share needles and other supplies are hardest hit. This occurs even though pharmacies are a legal source for...
04/01/2013
Leif Mitchell, Assistant Director of CIRA's Community Research Core, will be a recipient of Yale University's Seton Elm-Ivy Awards which honor people whose efforts support the collaboration of the university...
03/31/2013
CIRA invites anyone who would like to join team "CIRA @ Yale" for the annual AIDS Walk New Haven which kicks off at 2:30 p.m. from the New Haven Green. Just go to http://aidswalknewhaven.org/ to register and...
03/15/2013
Rear Admiral Kenneth G. Castro, M.D., Director, Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, National Center for HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention (NCHHSTP), U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...
03/05/2013
The Interdisciplinary Research Methods Core at CIRA will hold a training workshop on Tuesday, March 19 from 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. to introduce the new online Geographic Information System (GIS)...
02/19/2013
The NIH Public Access Policy ensures that the public has access to the published results of NIH funded research. It requires scientists to submit final peer-reviewed journal manuscripts that arise from NIH...
02/05/2013
A new collaborative study led by Yale, the VA Healthcare System, and the North American Cohort Collaboration supports the accuracy of an index used for predicting mortality as patients with HIV age. The study...
02/01/2013
On April 3, 2013 at 4:00 PM, CIRA will present a screening of the Academy Award® nominated documentary, 'How To Survive A Plague' at the Whitney Humanities Center. A reception will follow with Producer/...