Department of Defense – Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs webinar series on clinical trial and clinical research funding

April 1, 2019 by School of Medicine Webmaster

The Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP) invites the research community to view a webinar series on clinical trial and clinical research funding. This webinar will highlight the difference between clinical research and clinical trials, key planning considerations for prospective human subject research (e.g. regulatory requirements), and application elements considered in peer and programmatic review of clinical research/trials.  The following webinars will be held in the near future:

Funding Opportunities for the Development of Technology and/or Resources
April 8, 2019
Application elements and key considerations for two types of funding opportunities will be presented. Viewers will learn about requirements for funding opportunities soliciting applications to support technology/therapeutics development for investigational device exemption and investigational new drug submissions. The webinar will also review important aspects of funding opportunities that support the development of research resources.

Funding Opportunities for Early Career Investigators
April 24, 2019
The focus of this webinar will be an overview of funding opportunities that target early career investigators and some of the unique criteria utilized in these funding opportunities. The target audience for this webinar includes, but is not restricted to, postdoctoral fellows, independent investigators (scientists and physician scientists) within 10 years of their terminal degree, and other investigators at comparable levels in their careers.

Consortium-Type Funding Opportunities
May 6, 2019
This webinar will review the main components of program announcements offered by CDMRP focused on establishing consortia for basic/applied research and/or clinical trials. It will offer guidance to help applicants better understand and respond to the primary components of the announcement and what is typically required across consortia funded by CDMRP.

Full webinar schedule: (includes links to videos of previous webinars in this series and general CDMRP funding videos)


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