The San Francisco Vaccine and Prevention Unit (SFVPU) provides scientific leadership, capacity to recruit study volunteers into vaccine and non-vaccine prevention trials, innovative methods for community engagement in research, and mentorship of junior investigators. We will test vaccine and prevention strategies likely to have the greatest impact in reducing HIV infection in the United States and globally through our affiliation with the HIV Vaccine Trials Network and the HIV Prevention Trials Network. The SFVPU is housed in the San Francisco Department of Public Health, using a non-profit fiscal pass-through agency, Public Health Foundation Enterprises, to provide fiscal and human-resource management.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
Type
Research Project with Complex Structure Cooperative Agreement (UM1)
Project #
5UM1AI069496-06
Application #
8206818
Study Section
Special Emphasis Panel (ZAI1-AR-A (M1))
Program Officer
Germuga, Donna E
Project Start
2007-03-02
Project End
2013-12-31
Budget Start
2012-01-01
Budget End
2012-12-31
Support Year
6
Fiscal Year
2012
Total Cost
$1,374,560
Indirect Cost
$179,459
Name
Public Health Foundation Enterprises
Department
Type
DUNS #
082199324
City
City of Industry
State
CA
Country
United States
Zip Code
91746
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