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Early- to Mid-Career level Researcher Workshop: Navigating the New HIV Funding Landscape

The Canadian Association for HIV Research (CAHR) is pleased to announce that registration is now open for the Early- to Mid-Career level HIV Researcher Workshop, which will focus on Navigating the New HIV Funding Landscape. This workshop will aim to enable researchers to succeed in the new Canadian research funding schemes, privide strategies for developing successful grant proposals, and explore research funding alternatives.

This workshop will be held in partnership with ACO, the CIHR, and Canfar. 

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Researcher in Focus: Joey Heath

ACO continues to feature Canadian researchers who are making an impact in HIV vaccine research and development. At the CAHR Conference held in Winnipeg, Manitoba (May 2016), HIV researcher John Heath, talked to us about his research on immunosenescence, inflammation, and chronic viral infections. John works in the lab of Dr. Michael Grant at Memorial University of Newfoundland.

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ACO Satellite Session Speakers:
Back row L to R: Guido Ferrari, George Lewis, Andres Finzi, Stylianos Bournazos, David Evans
Front row L to R: Nicole Bernard, Marzena Pazgier, Matt Parsons

Looking back on HIVR4P 2016

ACO would like to thank all the people who participated in our events, and the Global HIV Vaccine Enterprise for organizing a great conference. Webcasts and rapporteur daily summaries from the conference are now available on the HIVR4P website, visit