News & Events Archive

2016

HIV Cure Summit

Watch the community update on progress toward an HIV cure, featuring ARI researchers, here.

Getting to Zero World AIDS Day Event

Miss Getting to Zero's consortium meeting on December 1? Read about it here.

CAPS Turns 30

UCSF's Center for AIDS Prevention conducts cutting-edge prevention research to help end the AIDS epidemic.

UCSF Is Top Team for AIDS Walk

UCSF topped all fundraising teams for AIDS Walk San Francisco 2016, and ZSFG's Ward 86 gets $100K in proceeds. See the full story.

UCTV Profile of Diane Havlir

The work of one of the ARI's leaders is highlighted in a UCTV-produced video entitled Diane Havlir: SEARCHing for the End of AIDS.

Women's HIV Program Highlighted

The Commonwealth Fund publication Transforming Care further highlights the innovative trauma-informed work being done at the Women's HIV Program at UCSF.
Q&A about WHP's trauma-informed care
Overview on trauma's impact on health

AIDS 2016 Conference

UCSF scientists continue to be on the cutting edge of HIV/AIDS research. Read about their contributions to the AIDS 2016 conference in Durban, South Africa here.

The End of AIDS?

A new PBS Newshour series profiles initiatives that are working to end the HIV/AIDS epidemic. Watch how UCSF is involved in this bold mission here.

Reducing HIV Disparities in California

The California HIV/AIDS Research Program (CHRP) is funding 3 collaborations to reduce disparities in HIV prevention, testing and treatment in California. Read more here.

Countdown to a Cure

Spurred by three decades of momentum and fresh funding, scientists mount a major effort to finally defeat AIDS. Read the UCSF Magazine story here.

Feature on HIV Survivors

They outlived an epidemic, but San Francisco’s AIDS survivors are still fighting for their lives. Read the SF Chronicle's feature, "Last Men Standing," here.

UCSF Women's Program Featured

The UCSF Women's Program led by Dr. Edward Machtinger offers trauma-centered care to address the full range of issues impacting women living with HIV. Read the SF Chronicle article here.

UCSF Is Well Represented at CROI

View a compilation of UCSF talks and poster presentations at the 2016 CROI (Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections) in Boston here.

2015

$20M Grant from amfAR Funds HIV Cure Research

With $20 million over five years, the amfAR Institute for HIV Cure Research will support the work of scientists at UCSF, Gladstone, Blood Systems Research Institute and other partners at the forefront of the effort to cure AIDS. News story | Video

KQED on UCSF's Search for a Cure

Dr. Paul Volberding is featured in the KQED News story A Cure for AIDS: Scientists Say It's "On the Horizon" by Lindsey Hoshaw.

Women's HIV Program to Participate in Trauma-Informed Care Initiative

Advancing Trauma-Informed Care is a national initiative aimed at understanding how health care settings can implement trauma-informed approaches to improve patient outcomes and decrease costs. Press release

PBS Covers Getting to Zero

PBS Newshour highlights efforts of the Getting to Zero Consortium in San Francisco in the video story San Francisco bolsters anti-AIDS campaign with new funding.

HIV/AIDS Research Priorities at NIH

See the slides from this recent talk by Dr. Judith Auerbach.

Getting to Zero in SF

The New York Times ran this story about our efforts as part of the citywide Getting to Zero consortium. Full story