Program Summary

Program Summary

The purpose of this program is to provide new approaches to effective and efficient HIV service delivery; strengthen evidence-based comprehensive prevention approaches targeting key populations; and improve diagnosis, linkage, treatment, retention and viral suppression through training, consultation, and technical assistance to countries in sub-Saharan Africa, the Caribbean, Central Asia, Eastern Europe, Latin America, and other countries with significant or increasing HIV and other infectious disease incidence rates.

Application Limits

Application Limits

UIC is limited to one submission.

Additional Information

Deadlines

UIC Letter of Intent
April 28, 2016
UIC Internal Competition
Letters of Intent will be peer reviewed
Sponsor Letter of Intent
N/A
Sponsor Application
May 23, 2016

Letter of Intent

Letter of Intent

Interested PIs should submit a completed internal Letter of Intent (LOI) Form by 3 pm on 4/28.  In lieu of completing the lay summary section of the LOI form, please attach the following information:

  1. No more than 1 (one) page summary of your proposed activity, briefly outline the proposed project and the efforts to be undertaken to strengthen global health care systems and infrastructures with an emphasis on countries in sub-Saharan Africa, the Caribbean, Central Asia, Eastern Europe, Latin America, and other countries with significant or increasing HIV and other infectious disease incidence rates. Include the professional cadres who will be targeted for training and capacity building services. Describe the relevance of the proposed program to the needs, priorities, and circumstances of PEPFAR funded countries and how the proposed program fits into the overall PEPFAR 3.0 strategy..  Please explain why this PI is best suited to lead an effort to achieve the objectives.
  2. No more than 4 (four) page CV or NIH Biosketch

These will be peer reviewed to select UIC’s submission(s) to this program.  

Please contact Tony Halford at RDS@uic.edu or 6-7036 with any questions.

 

If an authorized principal investigator is not listed above, please consider the limited competition still open. Contact RDS@uic.edu for further information.