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This website is being funded in part (in its entirety) by a developmental grant from the Chicago Developmental Center for AIDS Research (D-CFAR), an NIH funded program (P30 AI08251), which is supported by the following NIH institutes and centers (NIAID, NCI, NIMH, NIDA, NICHD, NHLBI, NCCAM).

Co-Sponsored by the Chicago DCFAR

General Info

The Chicago D-CFAR is a collaboration between,Rush University Medical Center, the University of Illinois at Chicago, and Cook County Health & Hospitals System. Our goal is to provide a collaborative environment for scientific and clinical advances in HIV/AIDS. These advances are then shared not only within the medical and scientific communities but also with the public at large. The Chicago D-CFAR seeks to bridge gaps in HIV/AIDS research, education, awareness, and services by engaging those with the most prestigious expertise and experience.

Questions? call 1-312-563-3414



Questions? call 1-312-563-3414



2013 HIV Prevention Forum

details coming soon




We are among the leading  

HIV research centers in the Midwest! 

Locate HIV

Send a text message with your ZIP code to "KNOWIT" (566948) or visit the National HIV and STD Testing Resources

Testing Services

Availability of Specimens from Seroconverters and HIV-negative Participants in the Randomized Controlled Trial of Male Circumcision in Kisumu, Kenya 

If you missed our presentation from the AIDS Foundation of Chicago Interim President and CEO John Peller and Director of Research, Amy K. Johnson you can download the slides below.


“Opportunities for Research and Collaboration

with the AIDS Foundation of Chicago” 



1:30 PM to 2:30 PM CST

Jonathan Mermin, MD, MPH

Director, National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control


University of Illinois at Chicago |School of Public Health

1603 W. Taylor St., Auditorium Chicago, IL. 60612



The Chicago D-CFAR is in the midst of a construction project building a dedicated CFAR office suite; this new state of the art facility will be located at 1735 W. Harrison St. Chicago, Illinois.  This collaborative workspace provides the perfect marriage between technology, innovation, and environment necessary to advance the aims of the CFAR.  


Click to view our floor plan

HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STDs, and TB Prevention Today: What are the Big Questions?



Chicagoland World AIDS Day Collaborative's

World AIDS Day Kickoff Celebration & Seminar


10:00 AM to 10:30 AM - Kickoff Celebration 

Rush University Medical Center |1623 W. Harrison St. Chicago, IL. 60612




10:30 AM to 11:30 AM - "HIV Across the Continuum of Care" 

Rush University Medical Center |1630 W. Harrison St. Chicago, IL. 60612


Dr. Sybil Hosek, Stroger Hospital, "The Impact of HIV on Youth and Young Adults"


Dr. Beverly Sha, RUSH, "The Impact of HIV on Adults and Senior Citizens"



Chicago DCFAR World AIDS Day Seminar