This funding opportunity announcement (FOA) will support the creation of educational opportunities for undergraduate students, graduate students, and postdoctoral fellows in areas of biomedical or behavioral research of particular interest to the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) , while fostering the career development of these students and fellows.
mHealth Evidence, a collaboration of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, McKesson Foundation, the National Science
Foundation and the Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research at NIH, is
soliciting white papers on alternative test designs to the traditional
randomized control trial that could be applied to Mobile health (mHealth) intervention research
or on techniques for analyzing the rich longitudinal data sets that can be
obtained from mHealth technologies.
Rick Cote, professor and chair of the department of molecular, cellular, and biomedical sciences at the University of New Hampshire, has received $1.1 million from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for his ongoing research on one of the proteins that causes retinitis pigmentosa, a leading inherited cause of vision loss and blindness. Learn more...
The NIH eRA Commons has been working with the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI)
to provide a new online bibliography portal. In completing the
integration of eRA Commons and NCBI, citations that were manually
entered into Commons will become unavailable as of October 22, 2010. To
retain these citations for any future use in the Commons, PIs must
transfer them to an NCBI account.
NIH, along with AHRQ and NIOSH, has announced it will eliminate the two-day error correction window
for Grants.gov proposals with due dates on or after January 25, 2011.
As a consequence of this change, there will no longer be the opportunity
to correct eRA Commons identified errors/warnings and resubmit a
Grants.gov application after the deadline. Applications that are not
successfully validated by Grants.gov and eRA Commons by 5 p.m.