amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research

2016 TREAT Asia Grants and Awards

Listed funding was committed to these institutions during the period October 1, 2015 through September 30, 2016.

1 Supported by National Institutes of Health cooperative agreement number U01AI069907 with funds from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, the National Cancer Institute, the National Institute of Mental Health, and the National Institute on Drug Abuse
2 Supported by National Institutes of Health grant number R01HD073972 funded by the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
3 Supported with funds provided by the AIDS Life Association
4 Supported with funds provided by the Open Society Foundations
5 Supported with funds provided by ViiV Health Care


Australia

Australia HIV Observational Database (AHOD) Sites
O’Brien Street Practice
Adelaide, South Australia
William Donohue, MBBS
$1,575

Sexual Health and HIV Service In Metro North
Brisbane, Queensland
Diane Rowling, MBBS, RACP, FAChSHM
$3,6001

Cairns Sexual Health Service
Cairns, Queensland
Darren Russell, MD
$5,2501

RPA Sexual Health Clinic
Camperdown, New South Wales
David Templeton, MBChB, PhD
$675

Monash Health - Clayton
Clayton, Victoria
Ian Woolley, MBBS, FRACP
$5,475

D.A. Ellis Pty Ltd
Coffs Harbour, New South Wales
David Ellis, MBBS
$675

East Sydney Doctors
Darlinghurst, NSW
David Baker, MB, ChB, Dip Med, DCH
$7,0501

Holdsworth House Medical Practice
Darlinghurst, NSW
Mark Bloch, MD
$5,9251

St. Vincent's Hospital Sydney
Darlinghurst, New South Wales
David A. Cooper, MD
$5,4751

Taylor Square Private Clinic
Darlinghurst, NSW
Robert Finlayson, MBBS, DipVen, FAChSHM
$5,0251

Northern Territory Dept of Health & Community Services, Sexual Health & Blood Borne Virus Program
Darwin, Northern Territory
Manoji Gunathilake, MD, MBBS, FAChSHM
$975

Gladstone Road Medical Centre
Highgate Hill, Queensland
David Orth, MBBS, DipVen
$5,1001

Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District, Blue Mountains Sexual Health and HIV Clinic
Katoomba, New South Wales
Eva Jackson, MBBS, FAChSHM
$1,575

Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District, Nepean Sexual Health Clinic
Kingswood, New South Wales
Julian Langton-Lockton, MBBS
$1,350

Sexual Health and AIDS Services (SHAIDS)
Lismore, New South Wales
David Smith, MBBS, DipVen, FACSHM, GrapDip BA
$6,0751

Melbourne Sexual Health Centre
Carlton, Victoria
Tim Read, MBBS, DipVen, FRACGP, FAChSHM, EpiDip
$4,4251

Victorian HIV Service, Infectious Diseases Department, The Alfred Hospital
Melbourne, Victoria
Jennifer Hoy, MBBS
$5,5501

Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service
Nambour West, Queensland
David Sowden, MBBS
$6,3751

Northside Clinic (Vic) Pty Ltd
North Fitzroy, Victoria
Richard Moore, MBBS
$7,5001

Royal Perth Hospital
Perth, Western Australia
David Nolan, MBBS, FRACP, PhD
$5,1751

Prahran Market Clinic Pty Ltd
Prahran, Victoria
Norman Roth, MBBS, FAChSHM
$5,7751

Sydney Sexual Health Centre, Sydney Hospital
Sydney, New South Wales
Rick Varma, MBBS, MRCP
$4,2751

Clinic 468, HNE Sexual Health, Hunter New England Local Health District
Tamworth NEMSC, New South Wales
Nathan Ryder, MD
$900

Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District
Warrawong, New South Wales
Katherine Brown, MD
$1,350

UNSW–Sydney
Sydney, New South Wales
Matthew G. Law, PhD
IeDEA Asia-Pacific Research Collaboration: TREAT Asia HIV Observational Database & Australia HIV Observational Database
$256,3851

IeDEA Asia-Pacific Research Collaboration: HIV and aging in TAHOD-LITE
$15,0001

IeDEA Asia-Pacific Research Collaboration: Cancer Studies
$135,9221

IeDEA Asia-Pacific Research Collaboration: TREAT Asia Pediatric HIV Observational Database
$175,2251

Effectiveness and tolerability of hepatitis C treatment in HIV co-infected patients in routine care services in Asia
$19,289

CAMBODIA

National Center for HIV/AIDS, Dermatology & STDS / Cambodia National Institute of Public Health
Phnom Penh
Ly Penh Sun, MD, MSc
TREAT Asia HIV Observational Database (TAHOD)
$20,0001

Resistance to Second-line Antiretroviral Therapy in HIV-Infected Adults in Asia (TASER-2)
$33,6665

TREAT Asia Pediatric HIV Observational Database (TApHOD)
$25,0003

New Hope for Cambodian Children
Killeen, TX
John Tucker
Our Village
$20,7433

Our Village and New Hope House
$50,000

CHINA

Beijing Ditan Hospital
Beijing
Fujie Zhang, MD, MSPH, PhD
TREAT Asia HIV Observational Database (TAHOD)
$16,0001

Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Hong Kong
Man Po Lee, MBBS
TREAT Asia HIV Observational Database (TAHOD) including NCD Data
$23,0301

INDIA

Johns Hopkins University at B.J. Medical College and Sassoon General Hospital
Pune
Vidya Mave, MD, MPH
Epidemiology of HIV/AIDS and associated comorbidities in a public antiretroviral treatment (ART) clinic in Pune, India
$150,0001

Chennai Antiviral Research and Treatment Clinical Research Site, YRG CARE Medical Centre, VHS
Chennai
Naglingeswaran Kumarasamy, MBBS, PhD
TREAT Asia HIV Observational Database (TAHOD) including NCD Data
$22,0401

Resistance to Second-line Antiretroviral Therapy in HIV-Infected Adults in Asia (TASER-2)
$5,0005

TREAT Asia Pediatric HIV Observational Database (TApHOD)
$7,5003

Institute of Infectious Diseases
Pune
Sanjay Pujari, MD, AAHIVS, MBBS
TREAT Asia HIV Observational Database (TAHOD) including NCD Data
$22,4101

Wide Angle Social Development Organization
Imphal
Rajkumar Nalinikanta
Improving HBV & HCV prevention & treatment access in Manipur-Phase IV
$10,060

INDONESIA

Cipto Mangunkusumo General Hospital
Jakarta
Nia Kurniati, MD
TREAT Asia Pediatric HIV Observational Database (TApHOD)
$7,5003

Evy Yunihastuti, MD, PhD
TREAT Asia HIV Observational Database (TAHOD) including NCD Data
$22,9001

Resistance to Second-line Antiretroviral Therapy in HIV-Infected Adults in Asia (TASER-2)
$35,1565

Effectiveness and tolerability of HCV treatment in HIV co-infected patients: Treatment
$11,603

Indonesia AIDS Coalition
Jakarta
Aditya Wardhana
Hep C – Know it, get tested and beat it!
$6,5834

Sanglah Hospital, Udayana University School of Medicine
Denpasar, Bali
Tuti Parwati Merati, MD, PhD
TREAT Asia HIV Observational Database (TAHOD) including NCD Data
$22,4401

Resistance to Second-line Antiretroviral Therapy in HIV-Infected Adults in Asia (TASER-2)
$28,2645

Ketut Dewi Kumara Wati, MD
TREAT Asia Pediatric HIV Observational Database (TApHOD)
$7,5003

Persaudaraan Korban Napza Indonesia (PKNI)
Jakarta
Edo Agustian
Increasing Awareness of Hepatitis C with 360 Short Movie Campaign
$2,5004

JAPAN

National Center for Global Health and Medicine
Tokyo
Junko Tanuma, MD, PhD
TREAT Asia HIV Observational Database (TAHOD)
$16,0001

Resistance to Second-line Antiretroviral Therapy in HIV-Infected Adults in Asia (TASER-2)
$2,0005

MALAYSIA

Hospital Likas
Kota Kinabalu
Fong Siew Moy, MBBS
TREAT Asia Pediatric HIV Observational Database (TApHOD)
$7,5003

Hospital Raja Perempuan Zainab II
Kota Bharu
Nik Khairulddin Nik Yusoff, MBBS
TREAT Asia Pediatric HIV Observational Database (TApHOD)
$7,5003

Pediatric Institute, Hospital Kuala Lumpur
Kuala Lumpur
Thahira A. Jamal Mohamed, MBBS
TREAT Asia Pediatric HIV Observational Database (TApHOD)
$7,5003

Penang Hospital
Georgetown
Revathy Nallusamy, MBBS
TREAT Asia Pediatric HIV Observational Database (TApHOD)
$2,5003

Sungai Buloh Hospital
Sungai Buloh
Yasmin Mohamed Gani, MD
Study of Transitioning Asian Youth (STAY) Cohort
$14,5615

Benedict Lim Heng Sim, MBBS, MRCP
TREAT Asia HIV Observational Database (TAHOD) including NCD Data
$16,1301

University of Malaya
Kuala Lumpur
Raja Iskandar Shah Raja Azwa, MBBS
Resistance to Second-line Antiretroviral Therapy in HIV-Infected Adults in Asia (TASER-2)
$45,3615

Adeeba Kamarulzaman, MBBS, FRACP, FAMM, FASc
TREAT Asia HIV Observational Database (TAHOD) including NCD Data
$22,3901

Effectiveness and tolerability of HCV treatment in HIV co-infected patients: Treatment
$7,581

NEPAL

Union C
Kathmandu
Roshan Sapkota
National Awareness Campaign -NEPAL
$7,001

PhiLIPPINES

Research Institute for Tropical Medicine
Muntinlupa City
Rossana Ditangco, MD
TREAT Asia HIV Observational Database (TAHOD) including NCD Data
$22,6401

Resistance to Second-line Antiretroviral Therapy in HIV-Infected Adults in Asia (TASER-2)
$5,9505

SINGAPORE

Tan Tock Seng Hospital
Singapore
Oon Tek Ng, MBBS
TREAT Asia HIV Observational Database (TAHOD)
$19,2501

Resistance to Second-line Antiretroviral Therapy in HIV-Infected Adults in Asia (TASER-2)
$2,0005

SOUTH KOREA

Yonsei University College of Medicine
Seoul
Jun Yong Choi, MD, PhD
TREAT Asia HIV Observational Database (TAHOD) including NCD Data
$18,2901

Resistance to Second-line Antiretroviral Therapy in HIV-Infected Adults in Asia (TASER-2)
$2,0005

TAIWAN

Taipei Veterans General Hospital
Taipei City
Wing-Wai Wong, MD
TREAT Asia HIV Observational Database (TAHOD) including NCD Data
$23,6701

THAILAND

Chiang Mai University – Research Institute for Health Sciences
Chiang Mai
Linda Aurpibul, MD
Long-term HBV treatment outcome in HIV-HBV co-infected adolescents receiving tenofovir-containing ARV regimen
$5,2303

Romanee Chaiwarith, MD, MHS
TREAT Asia HIV Observational Database (TAHOD) including NCD Data
$23,9901

Tavitiya Sudjaritruk, MD, ScM, PhD
TREAT Asia Pediatric HIV Observational Database (TApHOD)
$15,0003

Peripheral Arterial Diseases among Perinatally HIV-infected Thai Adolescents (PAD study)
$18,4231

Chiangrai Prachanukroh Hospital
Chiang Rai
Rawiwan Hansudewechakul, MD
TREAT Asia Pediatric HIV Observational Database (TApHOD)
$15,0003

Human Papillomavirus Infection in Perinatally HIV-infected Adolescents in Asia
$64,0432

Study of Transitioning Asian Youth (STAY) Cohort
$21,6903

Pacharee Kantipong, MD
TREAT Asia HIV Observational Database (TAHOD) including NCD Data
$30,0401

HIV-NAT / Thai Red Cross AIDS Research Centre
Bangkok
Praphan Phanuphak, MD, PhD
Examining the prevalence rate and determinants of frailty in the HIV positive and negative Thai populations
$2,5451

Anchalee Avihingsanon, MD, PhD
TREAT Asia HIV Observational Database (TAHOD) including NCD Data
$22,2801

Sivaporn Gatechompol, MD
Human Papillomavirus Infection in Perinatally HIV-infected Adolescents in Asia
$65,6872

Watsamon Jantarabenjakul, MD
Treatment switch from efavirenz to rilpivirine in virologically-suppressed HIV-infected Thai adolescents
$4,974

Stephen Kerr, PhD
Understanding adherence, stigma, and behavioral risk factors of adolescents in TApHOD using ACASI (data management center)
$9,0001

Study of Transitioning Asian Youth (STAY) Cohort Statistical Analysis Center
$18,0381

Nittaya Phanuphak, MD, PhD
Human Papillomavirus Infection in Perinatally HIV-infected Adolescents in Asia (central lab and data manager)
$223,1512

Neovaginal and anal HPV and related diseases among post-operative transgender women
$35,4551

Wasana Prasitsuebsai, MD, MPH
Coordinating Center: Prospective Monitoring of Second-line Antiretroviral Therapy Failure and Resistance in Children
$32,0755

Thanyawee Puthanakit, MD
TREAT Asia Pediatric HIV Observational Database (TApHOD)
$15,0003

Peripheral Arterial Diseases among Perinatally HIV-infected Thai Adolescents
$13,4021

Kiat Ruxrungtham, MD
Effectiveness and tolerability of HCV treatment in HIV co-infected patients: Treatment
$11,421

Thai Red Cross AIDS Research Centre
Bangkok
Tarandeep Anand
The impact of online interventions on the HIV prevention/treatment cascade among MSM and Transgender Individuals
$21,600

Thanyawee Puthanakit, MD
Supporting HIV-infected Adolescents and Youth in Achieving Successful Transition to Adult Care
$30,0003

Mahidol University by Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital
Kulkanya Chokephaibulkit, MD
TREAT Asia Pediatric HIV Observational Database (TApHOD)
$15,0003

Understanding adherence, stigma, and behavioral risk factors of adolescents in TApHOD using ACASI
$2,7651

Human Papillomavirus Infection in Perinatally HIV-infected Adolescents in Asia
$49,8392

Study of Transitioning Asian Youth (STAY) Cohort
$24,9581

Treatment switch from efavirenz to rilpivirine in virologically-suppressed HIV-infected Thai adolescents
$14,996

Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University
Sasisopin Kiertiburanakul, MD, MHS
TREAT Asia HIV Observational Database (TAHOD) including NCD Data
$23,1501

Srinagarind Hospital, Khon Kaen University
Khon Kaen
Pope Kosalaraksa, MD
Treatment switch from efavirenz to rilpivirine in virologically-suppressed HIV-infected Thai adolescents
$12,621

Pagakrong Lumbiganon, MD
TREAT Asia Pediatric HIV Observational Database (TApHOD)
$8,1003

Study of Transitioning Asian Youth (STAY) Cohort
$21,2515

USA

Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, MA
Andrea Ciaranello, MD, MPH
Estimating the magnitude of the pediatric and adolescent HIV epidemic in Thailand
$59,951

VIETNAM

Bach Mai Hospital
Hanoi
Do Duy Cuong, MD, PhD
TREAT Asia HIV Observational Database (TAHOD) including NCD Data
$22,7201

Resistance to Second-line Antiretroviral Therapy in HIV-Infected Adults in Asia (TASER-2)
$11,9785

Children's Hospital 1
Ho Chi Minh City
Tran Ngoc Hanh Dan, MD, MSc
Human Papillomavirus Infection in Perinatally HIV-infected Adolescents in Asia
$8,7772

Truong Huu Khanh, MD
TREAT Asia Pediatric HIV Observational Database (TApHOD)
$25,0003

Understanding adherence, stigma, and behavioral risk factors of adolescents in TApHOD using ACASI
$4,7361, 3

Children's Hospital 2
Ho Chi Minh City
Do Chau Viet, MD
TREAT Asia Pediatric HIV Observational Database (TApHOD)
$20,0003

Hung Vuong Hospital
Ho Chi Minh City
Dang Le Dung Hanh, MD, MA
Human Papillomavirus Infection in Perinatally HIV-infected Adolescents in Asia
$13,3372

National Hospital of Pediatrics
Hanoi
Nguyen Van Lam, MD, MSc
TREAT Asia Pediatric HIV Observational Database (TApHOD)
$20,0003

Study of Transitioning Asian Youth (STAY) Cohort
$8,7915

National Hospital of Tropical Diseases
Hanoi
Nguyen Van Kinh, MD, PhD
TREAT Asia HIV Observational Database (TAHOD) including NCD Data
$22,6101

Resistance to Second-line Antiretroviral Therapy in HIV-Infected Adults in Asia (TASER-2)
$26,5685

Effectiveness and tolerability of HCV treatment in HIV co-infected patients: Treatment
$9,023

Vietnam Network of People Living with HIV (VNP+)
Hanoi
Do Dang Dong
Increase knowledge about HCV diagnosis, and care and treatment access in the  PLHIV and PWID community
$6,5004