An Inter-CFAR Working Meeting: CFAR HIV Research in International Settings
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 from 7:30 AM to 3:30 PM (PDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
The UC San Diego CFAR International Core is hosting an inter-CFAR working meeting on CFAR HIV Research in International Settings (CHRIS). All who have an interest in international HIV/AIDS research are welcome to attend, and registration is FREE!
- Open to all who have an interest in international HIV research
- Meet our extraordinary keynote speakers: Drs. Eric Goosby and Carlos del Rio
- Two hours of Category 1 CME credit available for physicians attending the keynote lectures
- Special biostatistics breakout session, organized by the CFAR at the University of North Carolina
- Learn how to maximize research productivity in resource-limited settings
- Free meeting registration
- Breakfast, lunch, and snacks included
Are you coming to San Diego for the U.S. Conference on AIDS? Come a day early and join us! San Diego is a major tourist destination with plenty of lodging options. Contact your travel agent or search online for the best deals.
Agenda Where else can you visit 4 continents and 9 countries in a single day? The CHRIS meeting will cover results of international HIV research supported by one or more of the U.S. Centers for AIDS Research (CFARs). The schedule will include oral and poster presentations, as well as two Biostatistics breakout sessions organized by the CFAR at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. Check out the current draft agenda online, including our list of poster presentations.
Who can answer my questions about the CHRIS meeting?
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
What is the cost?
Attendance is FREE!
What about airfare and lodging?
Attendees are responsible for their own airfare and lodging. If you need to rent a car to attend the meeting, day-use parking is only $11 for CHRIS attendees only in the garage adjacent to the Hilton San Diego Bayfront.
What about meals?
Breakfast, lunch, and snacks will be included during the CHRIS meeting. All other meals are on your own. If you have food allergies or special dietary requirements we will try to accommodate your needs during the CHRIS meeting. Please indicate your needs on the registration form.
What is the dress code?
Who can attend?
Anyone who is interested in international HIV research is welcome to attend the CHRIS meeting.
What if I only want to attend the Biostatistics session?
Please register for the general meeting. No separate registration is required. During the day, you may participate in the main session or the Biostatistics breakouts as you wish. The two groups will convene for breaks and meals.
No, just check in at the registration desk outside the meeting area.
Can I give my reservation to someone else if I can't make it?
Please email email@example.com to transfer your reservation to another person. Remember to update or cancel your travel arrangements if you transfer your reservation to someone else.
Can people sign up on the day of the CHRIS meeting?
We ask for registration by September 21 to guarantee catering. Late reservations will be accommodated as space permits, but late registrants may be on their own for meals and snacks.
Where do I park?
A parking garage is adjacent to the hotel. Out-of-town guests staying at the hotel may park for $20/day. Local participants may park on the day of the CHRIS meeting for only $11. Carpooling is recommended if possible.
When & Where
UC San Diego Center for AIDS Research and AIDS Research Institute
The UC San Diego Center for AIDS Research (CFAR) is one of 19 Centers funded by the National Institutes of Health. We are grateful for the support of the following Institutes: NCI, NHLBI, NIAID, NICHD, NIDA, NIDDK, NIGMS, and NIMH. The AIDS Research Institute (ARI) supports HIV investigators at UC San Diego, as well as the San Diego community at large, through a variety of seminars, fundraising events, and community outreach programs.