Monthly Archives: March 2017

Did You Know? NIH Encourages Citing Preprints

Did You Know…. On March 24, 2017, NIH issued Notice NOT-OD-17-050 encouraging investigators to use interim research products, such as preprints, to speed the dissemination and enhance the rigor of their work.  NIH stated that the notice was meant to clarify reporting instructions and  allow investigators to cite their interim research products and… Read more »

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 www.gulfcoastconsortia.org Click… Read more »

GrantsWatch

Since October 2016 PI Dept Title Sponsor Total All Years Berenson, Abbey B Ob-Gyn Adolescent Gynecology Postpartum administration of HPV vaccine: Strategies to increase initiation and series completion among low income women across Southeast Texas Cancer Prevention and Research Institute  $  1,496,111 Bhavnani, Suresh Inst for Translational Science Leveraging Visual… Read more »

CPRIT 2017 Innovations Conference

  Planning for CPRIT’s fifth Innovations in Cancer Prevention and Research Conference is well underway. Speakers Our confirmed speaker line-up to date includes: Ross Brownson, PhD – Washington University in St. Louis Director, Prevention Research Center, George Warren Brown School of Social Work Graham Colditz, DrPH, MD, MPH – Washington… Read more »

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 www.gulfcoastconsortia.org Click… Read more »

Revised Research Terms & Conditions Update

On March 14, 2017 the revised Research Terms and Conditions (RTC) were announced in the Federal Register.  The RTCs address the implementation of the Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards (2 CFR 200) issued by the U.S. Office of Management and Budget (OMB).  Although the RTCs allow… Read more »

NIH Operates under Continuing Resolution

    Notice NOT-OD-17-048 issued March 17, 2017 announced that the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), including NIH, operates under the “Further Continuing and Security Assistance Appropriations Act, 2017,” (Public Law 114-254) signed by President Obama on December 10, 2016.  This Act (CR) continues government operations through April 28, 2017 at… Read more »