Northwestern Awarded $17.5M Grant for HIV Prevention Research

August 7, 2015. Northwestern University scientists have received a five-year, $17.5 million grant from the National Institutes of Health for an interdisciplinary project that aims to invent, develop and test an implantable drug delivery system to protect high-risk individuals from HIV infection for up to a year at a time. The grant will bring together researchers from Feinberg, McCormick and Kellogg.