July 2021 - Adolescent Medicine Trials Network for HIV/AIDS Interventions

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For COVID-19-related updates on ATN funding, activities, and publications, click here.

The Next Full Meeting Will Be Virtual

The 2021 Fall ATN Meeting will be held virtually October 5-6, 2021. Please save the dates.

More information about ATN Full Meetings can be found here.

ATN Request for Proposals (RFP): Cross-Network Analyses of Current ATN Trials

Proposal due date: August 15, 2021

Released July 8, 2021: The purpose of this RFP is to provide funding support for early stage investigators to conduct cross-protocol analyses of two or more ATN trials conducted under the current funding cycle. This funding opportunity is open to all early stage investigators with the skills, knowledge, and resources necessary to carry out the proposed research.

See all the information for this RFP, including key dates and contact information.

iTech Youth Advisory Council Meeting Takeaways

The Youth Advisory Council members for the iTech network share their takeaways from each of their meetings. You can view the takeaways from June 2021 here and ones from the past meetings on the iTech website.

STRIVE for Change Workshop Series

Virtual Events on Multiple Dates in 2021 from July through October

Register for these free virtual workshops, presented by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD), Office of Health Equity (OHE) Initiative to establish health disparity research priorities and enhance workforce diversity within NICHD’s mission. See more about topics, agendas, and presenters and register here.


June 2021: Frequently Asked Questions - COVID-19 Related Research Recovery Resources (PDF). From the Office of AIDS Research (OAR), National Institutes of Health (NIH). For more information, read the blog post, "Opportunities to Address HIV and COVID-19: Past and Present Research Funding," published this month by Maureen M. Goodenow, PhD, Associate Director for AIDS Research and Director, OAR.

Videos and Posters Share Lessons from Research Projects in EHE Jurisdictions - New from the HIV.gov blog.

Conferences and Events

Trying to keep track of what conferences have moved to a virtual format, rescheduled, canceled? Maybe this list can help: Research meetings and conferences, for HIV prevention and care, youth-centered health, and major events for public health research.

Featured Event: 11th IAS Conference on HIV Science

IAS 2021 will be held July 18-21. View the program here. Details about ATN participation are below:

State-level clustering in PrEP implementation factors among family planning clinics in the Southern United States. Presenter: Anandi Sheth, MD, Emory University School of Medicine. Dr. Sheth is Principal Investigator for ATN 155, Planning4PrEP.

Rivet Amico, PhD, University of Michigan, is part of the scientific leadership for Track D: Social, Behavioural and Implementation Science - see more about the track here. Dr. Amico is Principal Investigator for ATN 152, TERA.

About Your ATN Presentations / Abstracts ...

Are you part of the ATN and presenting at an upcoming event, or have recently had an abstract accepted to a conference? Please email atnhelp@unc.edu to let us know.

Funding Opportunities

The list of selected funding opportunities is here.

Featured funding opportunity this month:

ATN Request for Proposals (RFP): Cross-Network Analyses of Current ATN Trials

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