Meet the Director

Maureen Goodenow

Maureen M. Goodenow, Ph.D.
Associate Director for AIDS Research and
Director, Office of AIDS Research
National Institutes of Health

Welcome to OAR

The Office of AIDS Research (OAR) coordinates HIV/AIDS research across the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The NIH provides the largest public investment in HIV/AIDS research globally.

As HIV crosses nearly every area of medicine and scientific investigation, the response to the HIV pandemic requires a multi-Institute, multidisciplinary, global research program. OAR provides scientific coordination and management of this research program.

OAR Spotlight

Two women scientists working in a lab setting.
Early Career Investigators Workshop

The NIH OAR, in conjunction with NIH Institutes, Centers, and Offices (ICOs) that have HIV/AIDS research budgets, is hosting the Workshop for Early Career Investigators in HIV/AIDS...Read More


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This page last reviewed on May 18, 2022