About the Capacity Building Branch (CBB)
The Capacity Building Branch is focused on improving the performance of the HIV prevention workforce by increasing the knowledge, skills, technology, and infrastructure to implement and sustain science-based, culturally appropriate interventions and HIV prevention strategies . To accomplish its mission, CBB provides national leadership, capacity building assistance, and funds capacity building partnerships.
CBB works through the activities of its teams, including:
Branch Operations Support Services Team
Provides administrative, editorial, personnel, budget, procurement and data management service and assists other CBB teams in accomplishing their respective goals.
Provides national leadership and oversight to capacity building partnerships and advancing HIV prevention among populations at high risk for HIV infection.
Science Application Team
Helps agencies and health departments improve the science base of HIV prevention services by applying the techniques of behavioral and social science and evaluation.
Training and Development Team
Develops, delivers, and coordinates capacity building activities related to training, health education and professional development.