Department of Defense – Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program (PRCRP), FY18

DoD has released an FY18 funding opportunity for the Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program (PRCRP) being managed by the office of Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP). Horizon Award (pre-doctoral candidates and post-doctoral fellows award mechanism) Must address one of the following topic areas:  adrenal cancer; melanoma and other skin cancers; bladder cancer; mesothelioma; blood […]

Department of Defense – Breast Cancer Research Program (BCRP), FY18

DoD has released FY18 funding opportunities for its Breast Cancer Research Program (BCRP) being managed by the office of Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP). Breast Cancer Research Program (BCRP) Breakthrough Award Levels 1 and 2 Funding Level 1: Innovative, high-risk/high-reward research that is in the earliest stages of idea development. Research with potential to yield […]

Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation – Peripheral Biomarkers Program

One of the key barriers to the development of a disease-modifying treatment for Alzheimer’s disease is an insufficient toolbox of biomarkers to easily and more specifically screen and diagnose patients, stage disease progression, monitor response to treatment, and improve the rigor and efficiency of clinical trials. Across diseases, clinical trials are twice as likely to […]

Dickson Prize in Medicine – nominations now being solicited

The Dickson Prize, bestowed annually by the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, recognizes a leading American investigator in biomedical research.  Nominees for the Dickson Prize in Medicine should be actively engaged in innovative, paradigm-shifting biomedical research that is worthy of significant and broad attention.  This is a prize for someone whose career has been […]

Department of Defense – Gulf War Illness Research Program and Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury Research pre-announcement

The DoD has released a Fiscal Year 2018 (FY18) pre-announcement of this program (http://cdmrp.army.mil/pubs/press/press.shtml) to allow investigators time to plan and develop ideas for submission to the anticipated FY18 funding opportunities for the Department of Defense (DoD) Gulf War Illness Research Program and Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury Research Program managed by the office […]

UVA Engineering-in-Medicine Seed Grant Program fall 2018

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Limited funding opportunity – Johnson & Johnson WISTEM2D Scholars Award

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NIH – Drug Transport Across the Blood-Testis and Blood-Epididymal Barriers (R61/R33 – Clinical Trial Not Allowed)

The purpose of this funding opportunity announcement (FOA) is to support in vivo research to elucidate the chemical features of non-native molecules that facilitate passage across the blood-testis and/or blood-epidydimal barriers. Background Many validated and putative male contraceptive targets are localized to the adluminal compartment of the seminiferous epithelium or reside in/on sperm within the […]

NIH – Leadership Group for a Clinical Research Network on Antibacterial Resistance (UM1 Clinical Trial Required)

Antibacterial resistance (AR) is a growing, multifactorial, global public health threat that has recently garnered increased national attention as the subject of the United States (US) Government’s Combatting Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria (CARB) National Strategy, Action Plan, Task Force, and Presidential Advisory Council. Internationally, AR has recently been the focus of key meetings of the United […]

Department of Defense – Reconstructive Transplant Research Program (RTRP), FY18

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