UCSF Clinches $6M Award for HIV/AIDS Prevention Effort
On Tuesday, UC-San Francisco announced that the UCSF Center for AIDS Prevention Studies will receive $6 million over four years to lead an HIV/AIDS prevention initiative in seven states. The grants -- from the Health Resources and Services Administration's Special Projects of National Significance Program -- will help the UCSF center collaborate with HIV/AIDS prevention efforts in Louisiana, Massachusetts, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Virginia and Wisconsin. The project aims to boost access to care, improve health outcomes and reduce HIV-related health disparities.
- "UCSF Nabs $6 Million for Seven-State AIDS Prevention Project" (Rauber, San Francisco Business Times, 10/25).