Monthly Archives: May 2017

CDMRP Open Opportunities

  The following opportunities are NOW OPEN from the Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP) through the Department of Defense (DoD). FY17 Gulf War Illness Research Program NEW! Biorepository Resource Network Award Pre-Application: June 30, 2017 Application: September 21, 2017 NEW! Clinical Consortium Award Pre-Application: June 30, 2017 Application: September 21, 2017… 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 UPCOMING… 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). FY17 Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Research Program Therapeutic Development Award Pre-Application: June 9, 2017 Application: August 31, 2017 Therapeutic Idea Award Pre-Application: June 9, 2017 Application: August 31, 2017 FY17 Bone… Read more »

Sanofi Innovation Awards (iAwards) Available

Join previous iAward recipients from UT institutions including Drs. Allan Brasier (UTMB), Antonella Casola (UTMB), Kyung Choi (UTMB), Bryan Davies (UT Austin), Rakez Kayed (UTMB), Steve Martin (UT Austin), and Joseph McCormick (UT Health) in winning the 2018 Sanofi Innovation Award.  Applications are available now. Sanofi’s current therapeutic areas of interest… Read more »

NIH Announces New Approach to Improving Young/Mid Career Funding

  In an announcement made in his blog on May 2, 2017, NIH Director Francis S. Collins, M.D., Ph.D., announced a new initiative.  The new program is aimed at reducing the number of early and mid-career researchers leaving the field by balancing the grant funding.  Collins stated that while the NIH has recognized and made gains… 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 »