Monthly Archives: June 2016

GCC Updates

News from the Gulf Coast Consortia A Collaboration of Baylor College of Medicine, Rice University, University of Houston, University of Texas Health Science Center, University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, and Institute of Biosciences & Technology of Texas A&M Health Science Center… Read more »

Texas FreshAIR Grand Challenges In Neuroscience Poster Submissions Have Opened

2016 TX FreshAIR Neuroscience Conference  Premier conference for Texas neuroscientists to present emerging science Collaborate with peers and explore opportunities for partnerships with industry. Scientific program with a wide array of sessions and more than sixty featured speakers All sessions include at least one industry speaker and a poster session… Read more »

GRP and RWJF Create $10M Grants Program to Build Healthy, Resilient Coastal Communities

The Gulf Research Program (GRP) of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine has joined with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) to establish a $10 million grants program to fund projects that enhance the science and practice of coastal community resilience in the Gulf of Mexico region. These… Read more »

CPRIT Announces Release of Three RFAs

CPRIT announces the release of three RFAs for the Academic Research program. Complete RFAs detailing applicable deadlines, requirements and instructions are available in the Funding Opportunities section of CPRIT’s website. Award Mechanism/Request for Application RFA Release Application Receipt Recruitment of First-Time, Tenure-Track Faculty Members Instructions for Applicants Supports very promising… Read more »

MTEC Announces Visual Prosthesis Solicitation

  Medical Technology Enterprise Consortium (MTEC) is excited to announce a solicitation focused on the clinical, prototyping, and manufacturing needs to develop a visual prosthesis that addresses capability gaps for vision restoration and rehabilitation. Specifically, this research opportunity will seek to develop an innovative solution for prototyping an appropriate brain-machine… Read more »

CDMRP Open Opportunities

The following opportunities are NOW OPEN from the Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP) through the Department of Defense (DoD). FY16 Tick-Borne Disease Research Program (TBDRP) Idea Award Pre-Application: August 3, 2016 (Required) Invited Application: November 16, 2016 Investigator-Initiated Research Award Pre-Application: August 3, 2016 (Required) Invited Application: November 16,… Read more »

See how your Publication is Performing – Easily and Quickly

For many years, citations were the only way researcher had to determine who was reading and how their publications were being read, viewed and discussed.  Today more tools and information are available.  One of these tools is available through Influuent and because of recent updates to the program, these tools… Read more »

Influuent Updates

Influuent, the collaboration, publications and outreach tool has been updated and we would like to present those updates to you.  Join us for a quick look at what Influuent offers and the best practices and ways to use it to promote you, your research and your collaborations. To learn about… Read more »