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NIH Research Funding Workshop (Main Campus)

March 26 @ 8:00 am - March 27 @ 5:00 pm CDT

| Free

screen-shot-2019-01-07-at-10-24-02-amThe National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) is hosting their regional research funding workshop at The University of Texas at San Antonio titled “Enhancing the Participation of Basic Research Investigators and Physician Scientists in the Biomedical Workforce”.  This two-day workshop is free and open to physician-scientist, as well as early-stage and mid-career basic research investigators.

The workshop will provide research funding information from several Institutes at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) including (1) NIAID, (2) National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), (3) National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS), and (4) National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD). The workshop will include information about the NIH grant process, funding opportunities that would be of particular interest to physician-scientist, as well as early-stage and mid-career basic research investigators. The two-day workshop will also include information about the NIAID and other Institute’s scientific agendas, successful tips for writing career awards, introduction to the small business arena, NIH peer review process, mentoring, career opportunities, advice on how to write a successful grant application, and advice for transitioning to positions in academia.

The purpose of the workshop is to allow for the exchange of science; to impart information on applying for research project grants; to acquaint attendees with the opportunities and options open to them in the field of biomedical research; to receive feedback from attendees on ways to improve NIAID fellowship and career programs; and to meet discuss research and training programs offered by the participating NIH institutes.

Who:    NIH-supported researchers and trainees
When:  March 26-27 , 2019
Where: The University of Texas at San Antonio, Main Campus, HEB Student Union, One UTSA Circle, San Antonio, Texas 78249 USA

There is no fee for this meeting; your travel/hotel costs are the responsibility of the participants.
All logistical information is located on the website.


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