• Cite the CFAR

    If you have received funding, consultation, mentorship, research support services, materials, training, access to shared equipment and/or space from one of the CFAR Cores, please acknowledge the CFAR.  Go here for preferred language and FAQ.

  • K Award Mentoring Program

    Register by August 31st if you are planning on submitting for the January 7th NIH deadline. Go here for more information.

  • Announcing our newest CFAR developmental awardees! 

    Congratulations to our Spring 2021 awardees! 

The Providence/Boston Center for AIDS Research (CFAR) is a joint research effort between Brown University/Lifespan and Boston University/Boston Medical Center. We are poised to build on our significant research advances that underscore our mission. The Providence/Boston Center for AIDS research is devoted to the pursuit of translational research to reduce the burden of HIV infection worldwide, with special focus on substance users, women, MSM, justice-involved persons, and at-risk youth. To achieve this goal, we are committed to fostering emerging HIV investigators both domestically and within resource-limited settings.