amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research

2018 TREAT ASIA GRANTS AND AWARDS

All projects listed below were awarded funding during the period October 1, 2017, through September 30, 2018.

1Supported 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

2Supported by National Institutes of Health grant number R01HD073972 funded by the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development

3Supported with funds provided by ViiV Health Care

4Supported with fund provided by the Open Society Foundations

 

Australia

University of New South Wales
Sydney
Matthew G. Law, PhD
IeDEA Asia-Pacific Research Collaboration: TREAT Asia HIV Observational Database & Australia HIV Observational Database
$275,346 1

IeDEA Asia-Pacific Research Collaboration: TREAT Asia Pediatric HIV Observational Database
$211,224 1

IeDEA Asia-Pacific Research Collaboration: Cancer Studies
$95,982 1

 

AUSTRALIAN HIV RESEARCH COLLABORATION (AHOD) SITES

O’Brien Street Practice

Adelaide

William Donohue, MBBS

$1,800

 

Sexual Health and HIV Service In Metro North

Brisbane

Diane Rowling, MBBS, MTH, F(PHM), RACP, FACSHM

$5,775

 

Cairns Sexual Health Service

Cairns

Darren Russell, MD

$7,5001

 

RPA Sexual Health Clinic

Camperdown

David Templeton, PhD

$7,350 1

 

Melbourne Sexual Health Centre

Carlton

Tim Read, MBBS, DipVen, FRACGP, FAChSHM, EpiDip

$6,1501

 

Monash Health—Clayton

Clayton

Ian Woolley, MBBS FRACP

$7,500

 

D.A. Ellis Pty., Ltd.

Coffs Harbour

David Ellis, MBBS

$525

 

East Sydney Doctors

Darlinghurst

David Baker, MB, ChB, Dip Med (Sexual Health), DCH

$6,2251

 

St. Vincent's Hospital Sydney Limited

Darlinghurst

Andrew Carr, MD

$7,5001

 

Taylor Square Private Clinic

Darlinghurst

Robert Finlayson, MBBS (Syd), Di

$6,9751

 

Northern Territory Dept of Health & Community Services, Sexual Health & Blood Borne Virus Program

Darwin

Manoji Gunathilake, MBBS, MD, FAChSHM

$2,025

 

Gladstone Road Medical Centre

Highgate Hill

David Orth, MBBS, Dip Ven

$6,2251

 

Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District, Blue Mountains Sexual Health and HIV Clinic

Katoomba

Eva Jackson, MBBS, FAChSHM

$2,175

 

Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District, Nepean Sexual Health Clinic

Kingswood

Eva Jackson, MBBS, FAChSHM

$1,950

 

Sexual Health and AIDS Services (SHAIDS)

Lismore

David Smith, MBBS, DipVen, FACSHM, GrapDip BA

$7,4251

 

Victorian HIV Service, Infectious Diseases Department, The Alfred Hospital

Melbourne

Jennifer Hoy, MBBS

$7,5001

 

Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service

Nambour West

David Sowden, MBBS

$7,5001

 

Northside Clinic (Vic) Pty Ltd

North Fitzroy

Richard Moore, MBBS

$7,5001

 

Royal Perth Hospital

Perth

David Nolan, MBBS, FRACP, PhD

$6,4501

 

Prahran Market Clinic Pty Ltd

Prahran

Norman Roth, MBBS FAChSHM

$7,5001

 

Holdsworth House Medical Practice

Sydney

Mark Bloch, MD

$7,5001

 

Sydney Sexual Health Centre, Sydney Hospital

Sydney

Rick Varma, MBBS, MRCP

$6,6001

 

Clinic 468, HNE Sexual Health, Hunter New England Local Health District

Tamworth

Nathan Ryder, MD

$1,650

 

Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District

Warrawong

Katherine Brown, MD

$1,875

 

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)

$20,8001

 

TREAT Asia Pediatric HIV Observational Database (TApHOD) Site

$25,000

 

China

Beijing Ditan Hospital

Beijing

Fujie Zhang, MD, MSPH, PhD

TREAT Asia HIV Observational Database (TAHOD)

$19,760 1

 

Queen Elizabeth Hospital

Hong Kong SAR

Man Po Lee, MBBS

TREAT Asia HIV Observational Database (TAHOD) including NCD Data

$23,9201

 

India

B.J. Government Medical College

Pune

Aarti Kinikar, MD, DCH; DNB; MRCP Pediatrics UK

TREAT Asia Pediatric HIV Observational Database (TApHOD) Site

$20,0001

 

Shashikala Sangle, MD

TREAT Asia HIV Observational Database (TAHOD) including NCD Data

$23,7121

 

Institute of Infectious Diseases

Pune

Sanjay Pujari, MD, AAHIVS, MBBS

TREAT Asia HIV Observational Database (TAHOD) including NCD Data

$23,2961

 

Wide Angle Social Development Organization

Imphal

Rajkumar Nalinikanta

Improving HBV & HCV prevention & treatment access in Manipur-Phase V

$8,7044

 

Indonesia

Sanglah Hospital, Udayana University School of Medicine

Denpasar

Tuti Parwati Merati, MD, PhD

TREAT Asia HIV Observational Database (TAHOD) including NCD Data

$23,2961

 

Ketut Dewi Kumara Wati, MD

TREAT Asia Pediatric HIV Observational Database (TApHOD) Site

$7,500

 

Cipto Mangunkusumo General Hospital

Jakarta

Nia Kurniati, MD

TREAT Asia Pediatric HIV Observational Database (TApHOD) Site

$7,5001

 

Evy Yunihastuti, MD, PhD

TREAT Asia HIV Observational Database (TAHOD) including NCD Data

$23,7121

 

Japan

National Center for Global Health and Medicine

Shinjuku

Junko Tanuma, MD, PhD

TREAT Asia HIV Observational Database (TAHOD)

$16,6401

 

Malaysia

Penang Hospital

Georgetown

Revathy Nallusamy, MBBS

TREAT Asia Pediatric HIV Observational Database (TApHOD) Site

$2,500

 

Hospital Raja Perempuan Zainab II

Kota Bharu

Nik Khairulddin Nik Yusoff, MD

TREAT Asia Pediatric HIV Observational Database (TApHOD) Site

$7,500

 

Hospital Likas

Kota Kinabalu

Fong Siew Moy, MBBS

TREAT Asia Pediatric HIV Observational Database (TApHOD) Site

$7,500

 

Pediatric Institute, Hospital Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur

Thahira Mohamed, MBBS

TREAT Asia Pediatric HIV Observational Database (TApHOD) Site

$7,500

 

University of Malaya

Kuala Lumpur

Adeeba Kamarulzaman, MBBS, FRACP, FAMM, FASc

TREAT Asia HIV Observational Database (TAHOD) including NCD Data

$23,6081

 

Sungai Buloh Hospital

Sungai Buloh

Yasmin Mohamed Gani, MD

Study of Transitioning Asian Youth (STAY) Cohort Study Site

$7,9673

 

Benedict Lim Heng Sim, MBBS, MRCP

TREAT Asia HIV Observational Database (TAHOD) including NCD Data

$17,3681

 

Philippines

Asian Foundation for Tropical Medicine, Inc.

Muntinlupa City

Rossana Ditangco, MD

TREAT Asia HIV Observational Database (TAHOD) including NCD Data

$22,800 (year 12); $23,608 (year 13)

 

Singapore

Tan Tock Seng Hospital

Singapore

Oon Tek Ng, MBBS, MRCP, MMed, MPH

TREAT Asia HIV Observational Database (TAHOD)

$18,720 1

 

South Korea

Yonsei University College of Medicine

Seoul

Jun Yong Choi, MD, PhD

TREAT Asia HIV Observational Database (TAHOD) including NCD Data

$18,9281

 

Taiwan

Taipei Veterans General Hospital

Taipei City

Wing-Wai Wong, MD; Yu-Jiun Chan, MD, PhD

TREAT Asia HIV Observational Database (TAHOD) including NCD Data

$27,0401; $2,004 (supplement)

 

Thailand

Chulalongkorn University

Bangkok

Thanyawee Puthanakit, MD

TREAT Asia Pediatric HIV Observational Database (TApHOD) Site

$15,0001

 

Prevalence and clinical course of mental health disorders among HIV-infected Thai adolescents

$8,310 1 (year 1); $8,457 1 (year 2)

 

HIV-NAT / Thai Red Cross AIDS Research Centre

Bangkok

Anchalee Avihingsanon, MD, PhD

TREAT Asia HIV Observational Database (TAHOD) including NCD Data

$24,9601; $612 (supplement)

 

Sivaporn Gatechompol, MD

Study Site: Human Papillomavirus Infection in Perinatally HIV-infected Adolescents in Asia

$4,7632; $22,9022 (supplement)

 

Nittaya Phanuphak, MD, PhD

Human Papillomavirus Infection in Perinatally HIV-infected Adolescents in Asia (central lab & data manager) Supplement

$65,0272; $194,0622 (supplement)

 

Thai Red Cross AIDS Research Centre

Bangkok

Nittaya Phanuphak, MD, PhD

Anal HPV and risk for anal high-grade squamous intraepithelial lesion among Thai MSM with acute HIV infection

$93,7851

 

Mahidol University by Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital

Bangkok

Kulkanya Chokephaibulkit, MD

TREAT Asia Pediatric HIV Observational Database (TApHOD) Site

$7,5001

 

Human Papillomavirus Infection in Perinatally HIV-infected Adolescents in Asia Supplement

$9,2422; $22,9182 (supplement)

 

Study of Transitioning Asian Youth (STAY) Cohort Study Site

$13,3811

 

Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University

Bangkok

Sasisopin Kiertiburanakul, MD, MHS

TREAT Asia HIV Observational Database (TAHOD) including NCD Data

$24,0241

 

Chiang Mai University - Research Institute for Health Sciences

Chiang Mai

Romanee Chaiwarith, M.D., MHS

TREAT Asia HIV Observational Database (TAHOD) including NCD Data

$24,8561

 

Tavitiya Sudjaritruk, MD, ScM

TREAT Asia Pediatric HIV Observational Database (TApHOD) Site

$15,0001

 

Prevalence and clinical course of mental health disorders among HIV-infected Thai adolescents

$20,2631 (year 1); $20,3571 (year 2)

 

Peripheral Arterial Diseases among Perinatally HIV-infected Thai Adolescents (PAD study) Supplement

$725

 

Chiangrai Prachanukroh Hospital

Chiang Rai

Rawiwan Hansudewechakul, MD

TREAT Asia Pediatric HIV Observational Database (TApHOD) Site

$15,0001

 

Study of Transitioning Asian Youth (STAY) Cohort Study Site

$11,8783

 

Suwimon Khusuwan

TREAT Asia HIV Observational Database (TAHOD) including NCD Data

$23,4001

 

Srinagarind Hospital, Khon Kaen University

Khon Kaen

Pagakrong Lumbiganon, MD

TREAT Asia Pediatric HIV Observational Database (TApHOD) Site

$7,500

 

Study of Transitioning Asian Youth (STAY) Cohort Study Site

$11,8783

 

Purple Haze Company Limited

Muang

Tarandeep Anand

The impact of online interventions on the HIV prevention/treatment cascade among MSM and TG Individuals

$32,1001

 

USA

Johns Hopkins University

Baltimore, CA

Vidya Mave, MD, MPH

Epidemiology of HIV/AIDS and associated comorbidities in a public antiretroviral treatment (ART) clinic in Pune, India

$212,9821

 

Super Models for Global Health

Berkeley, CA

James Kahn, MD, MPH

CVD screening and management practices among HIV clinics in Asia—IeDEA

$20,0001

 

Vietnam

Bach Mai Hospital

Hanoi

Do Duy Cuong, MD, PhD

TREAT Asia HIV Observational Database (TAHOD) including NCD Data

$23,5041

 

National Hospital of Pediatrics

Hanoi

Nguyen Van Lam, MD, MSc

TREAT Asia Pediatric HIV Observational Database (TApHOD) Site

$20,0001

 

Study of Transitioning Asian Youth (STAY) Cohort Study Site

$9,0393

 

Nguyen Van Kinh, MD, PhD

TREAT Asia HIV Observational Database (TAHOD) including NCD Data

$23,5041

 

Children's Hospital 1

Ho Chi Minh City

Truong Huu Khanh, MD

TREAT Asia Pediatric HIV Observational Database (TApHOD) Site

$25,0001

 

Children's Hospital 2

Ho Chi Minh City

Do Chau Viet, MD

TREAT Asia Pediatric HIV Observational Database (TApHOD) Site

$20,000