Nominations Accepted for New Scientific/Clinical Members for the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Panel on Antiretroviral Guidelines for Adults and Adolescents
The HHS Panel on Antiretroviral Guidelines for Adults and Adolescents (or the Panel) is accepting nominations for new scientific/clinical members with expertise in HIV medicine. The Panel is seeking candidates with expertise/practice in HIV clinical research and clinical care.
Panel members critically evaluate new information and prepare guideline revisions. The candidates shall be recognized experts in their areas of interest with outstanding records of publications and presentations. The successful candidates shall serve a 4-year term beginning March 2014, with potential for reappointment for an additional term.
The Panel is a Working Group of the Office of AIDS Research Advisory Council of the National Institutes of Health. The Panel is comprised of more than 40 members who are clinicians, researchers, academicians, HHS representatives, and community representatives with expertise in HIV management in the United States. The Panel meets monthly via teleconference and annually in a face-to-face meeting to review and critically evaluate emerging scientific data relating to antiretroviral therapy and to revise the Guidelines for the Use of Antiretroviral Agents in HIV-1-Infected Adults and Adolescents. The latest guideline was published on February 12, 2013, and can be found at http://AIDSinfo.nih.gov.
Panel members are not compensated for their time commitment, and travel support is not provided.
The nomination should include a curriculum vitae and a letter of nomination or letter of interest with specific reference to how the nominee would contribute to the work of the Panel. Nominations and all supporting documents should be submitted to Alice Pau, PharmD either by mail or electronically (addresses listed below) by no later than October 11, 2013.
Alice K. Pau, PharmD, Executive Secretary, Division of Clinical Research, NIAID-NIH, Bldg 10, Rm 11C103, Bethesda, MD 20892; or e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.