More than 35 million people worldwide are currently living with HIV. Though mortality rates have declined dramatically in recent years, new infections continue and are even increasing in some populations. Feinberg scientists are pursuing ways to understand, treat and prevent HIV and AIDS through innovative and multidisciplinary projects that encompass pathology, clinical practice and public health.

Disease Discoveries

A five-year, $3.3 million grant will help Northwestern Medicine scientists develop and expand a software tool that will simplify and streamline social network data collection related to HIV transmission.
Campus News

The Third Coast Center for AIDS Research, a partnership between Northwestern University, the University of Chicago, the Chicago Department of Public Health and several community organizations, integrates multiple disciplines of research to help slow and stop HIV.