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HRSA Funding Opportunity Announcements for Regional AETCs, AETC National Resource Center

HRSA logoHRSA’s HIV/AIDS Bureau (HAB) has released two new funding opportunity announcements (FOAs) to support the AIDS Education and Training Centers (AETC) Program. The FOAs are for Regional AETCs (HRSA-15-032) and an AETC National Coordinating Resource Center (HRSA-15-033). (Details on each FOA below.) The application due date for both is March 6, 2015.

The mission of the AETC Program is to increase the number of health care professionals who are educated to counsel, diagnose, treat, and medically manage people living with HIV (PLWH), and to help prevent high-risk behaviors that lead to HIV transmission.

HRSA/HAB is offering technical assistance (TA) webinars for applicantsExit Disclaimer The purpose of the webinars is to assist potential applicants in preparing applications that address the requirements of the funding announcement. Participation in the webinars is optional.

Regional AETCs (HRSA-15-032)

This announcement solicits applications for the Regional AIDS Education and Training Centers (AETC), a component of the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Part F AETC Program. Regional AETCs provide education, training, consultation, and clinical decision support to health care providers, allied health professionals, and health care support staff who care for PLWH or at high risk of HIV. The overarching goal of the Regional AETCs is to improve the health outcomes of PLWH across the HIV care continuum. This FOA will support eight (8) regional centers tasked with serving all 50 states in the United States, the District of Columbia, the Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico and the six U.S. affiliated Pacific Jurisdictions.

TA Webinar: January 15, 1:00 – 2:00 pm ET

Teleconference number: 888-790-3102

Participant code: 8720613

AETC National Coordinating Resource Center (HRSA-15-033)

This award will fund one entity to serve as the national coordinating resource center for the AETC Program. The resources center will be charged with 1) coordinating the development and dissemination of national HIV provider competencies and a national HIV curriculum for health care professionals who care for people living with HIV or those at risk; 2) supporting the technical assistance work of HAB and all AETC program grantees; 3) serving as the central repository for AETC-developed training and capacity development materials; and 4) disseminating technical assistance trainings and capacity development products to health care professionals nationwide using virtual and in-person meetings and conferences.

TA Webinar: January 15, 2:00 – 3:00 pm ET

Teleconference number: 888-790-3102

Participant code: 8720613

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