Electronic submission through eRA Commons will be available for progress reports for multi-year funded awards due on or after December 22, 2010.
Beginning this month, NIH will begin adding a new form package, referred to as ADOBE-FORMS-B1, to all funding opportunity announcements (FOAs). Before applying, return to your FOA and download the correct form package.
Each year Nobel laureates and graduate students from across the world meet in Lindau, Germany to talk science and network in an open, informal manner. Nominations for the June 26-July 1, 2011 meeting are due November 1, 2010.
Changes have come to NIH funding opportunity announcements. A simplified format will make it easier to find the information you need to apply.
Are you an eRA Commons user who has used the Publications page of your Personal Profile to store your professional citation information? If you have manually entered any citation information into eRA Commons, you must transfer this information by October 22 to a My NCBI account in order to retain it.
This year several NIH-funded scientists won prestigious awards for their contributions to the understanding of cellular mechanisms and treatment of disease. Dr. Ei-ichi Negishi was awarded the 2010 Nobel Prize in chemistry and Drs. Douglas Coleman and Jeffrey Friedman received Albert Lasker Basic Medical Research Awards.
The OER Protecting Human Research Participants online tutorial is now available in a Spanish language version: Protección de los participantes humanos de la investigación. Institutions may elect to use these free tutorials to fulfill the requirement for education in the protection … Continue reading
Our All About Grants podcast series continues with: Dr. Alan Willard, Chief of the Scientific Review Branch at the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, who discusses what goes on during a study section meeting in “The Ins and … Continue reading
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