• World AIDS Day 2017

    In celebration of World AIDS Day, the Providence/Boston CFAR is co-sponsoring several community events in Providence and Boston. Go here for more detailed information.

  • K Award Mentoring Program

    K Award workshops are now being offered through the CFAR Developmental Core.  Go here for more information.

  • CFAR Research Integration Seminar Series

    A new seminar series with the primary goal of bridging the gap among HIV researchers on the Boston University and Boston Medical Campus with faculty at Brown University.  See more.

The Providence/Boston Center for AIDS Research (CFAR)

is a joint research effort between Brown University,Boston University and their respective academic medical institutions Lifespan/The Miriam Hospital, and Boston Medical Center . The mission of the Providence/Boston CFAR is to promote the NIH HIV priority research agenda. We are 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.