The following description is from the R01 version of this FOA: Since 2008, NICHD and The WALTHAM® Centre for Pet Nutrition, a Division of Mars, Inc., have collaborated in a Public-Private Partnership (PPP). The Partnership encourages research on Human-Animal Interaction (HAI), especially as it relates to child development, health, and the therapeutic inclusion of animals […]

NIH – Resource-Related Research Projects in the Epidemiology and Prevention of Pediatric Injury (R24)

The NICHD mission is to ensure that every person is born healthy and wanted, that women suffer no harmful effects from reproductive processes, and that all children have the chance to achieve their full potential for healthy and productive lives. This FOA Funding Opportunity Announcement is responsive to that mission in addressing injuries, the leading […]

NIH – Intensive Longitudinal Analysis of Health Behaviors: Leveraging New Technologies to Understand Health Behaviors (U01, U24)

The description below is from the U01 version of this FOA. The purpose of the Longitudinal Health Behaviors initiative is to establish a cooperative agreement network of 5 U01 projects and 1 U24 Research Coordinating Center (RCC), to collaboratively study factors that influence key health behaviors in the dynamic environment of individuals, using intensive longitudinal […]

NIH – Integration and Validation of Emerging Technologies to Accelerate Cancer Research (R33)

The purpose of this FOA is to support research projects offering new technical capabilities for cancer research and clinical oncology. The goals of this FOA are aligned with opportunities identified by the Blue Ribbon Panel (BRP) of the Beau Biden Cancer MoonshotSM Initiative. While the BRP final report includes a specific recommendation for the Development […]

University of Virginia Committee on Sustainability – sustainability research development grants

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University of Virginia Committee on Sustainability – sustainability course development fellowships

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PCORI – Pipeline to Proposal Awards Program

The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI), the non-governmental institute tasked with researching the effectiveness of a range of medical treatments, announced a new competition for Tier A Pipeline to Proposal (P2P) awards. The Pipeline to Proposal program “aims to build a national community of patients, stakeholders, and researchers who have the passion and expertise to […]

NIH – Sleep Health and Circadian Biology in HIV-Related Comorbidities (R01)

The main research objectives of this FOA are: 1) to better understand how HIV influences sleep patterns in the HIV-treated and untreated population; and 2) to better understand how sleep and circadian disturbances influence or synergize with HIV-associated comorbidities. A better understanding of these influences opens opportunities to systematically explore ways to reduce the risk/severity […]

NIH – NIAID Omnibus Broad Agency Announcement No. HHS-NIH-NIAID-BAA2017-1

The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) supports research related to the basic understanding of microbiology and immunology leading to the development of vaccines, therapeutics, and medical diagnostics for the prevention, treatment, and diagnosis of infectious and immune-mediated diseases. NIAID is currently soliciting proposals that possess the research and development (R&D) expertise necessary […]

NIH – Pragmatic Research in Healthcare Settings to Improve Kidney Disease Prevention and Care (R18)

Kidney disease is an important medical and public health problem in the U.S. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that over 15% of the U.S. population >20 years of age may have chronic kidney disease (CKD). The health disparities associated with CKD have been well described, including an incidence rate of End-Stage […]