Revised Parental Leave Policy for Trainees and Fellows

April 1, 2008

Effective immediately, trainees and fellows may receive stipends for up to 60 calendar days of parental leave per year for the adoption or the birth of a child when those in comparable training positions at the grantee organization have access to this level of paid leave for this purpose.

Public Access Reminder Letter?

April 1, 2008

Earlier this week I sent the following public access reminder letter to all principal investigators and signing officials with current NIH grant funding.

Reporting Web Site Goes Public

March 1, 2008

The Office of Extramural Research’s Division of Information Services (DIS) this month launched a public prototype of its Reports, Data, and Analyses (RDA) Web site, which will eventually replace the current Award Information and Data page.

New OLAW FAQs

March 1, 2008

The Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare is encouraging institutions and their investigators to review new FAQs on the OLAW Web site.