Since April 2017 PI Dept Title Sponsor Total All Years Bourne, Nigel Pediatric Vaccinology HSV testing in animal models Conrad (federal flow through from US Agency for International Development)  $           57,711 Freiberg, Alexander Niclas Pathology Arenavirus entry inhibitors Arisan Therapeutics Corporation  $      … Read more »

John Sealy Memorial Endowment Fund for Biomedical Research

The John Sealy Memorial Endowment Fund for Biomedical Research is accepting applications for the Bridging Grant Program and Data Acquisition Grant Program. * Application due date:                 June 30, 2017 by 5 p.m. * Anticipated Funding Period:      August 1, 2017 to July 31, 2018 Brief synopsis of the JSMEF… Read more »

ITS Soliciting Pilot Proposals

  UTMB’s Institute for Translational Sciences is currently soliciting applications for pilot funding to support Clinical Trials in Precision Medicine/Outcomes Research and New Multidisciplinary Translational Teams. In supporting Clinical Trials in Precision Medicine/Outcomes Research, our intention is to facilitate use of large datasets, -omics technologies, and other innovative methods to:… Read more »

NIH Announces Adjustment to Stipend Levels for NRSA Postdoctoral Trainees and Fellows

  On November 7, NIH announced the process whereby recipients of Kirschstein-NRSA institutional training grant and individual fellowship awards supporting currently active postdoctoral trainees or fellows with 0, 1, or 2 years of experience as of December 1, 2016, will receive increased stipends. As previously announced (NOT-OD-16-134), stipend levels for… Read more »


BACKGROUND One of the goals of UTMB Health is to support and promote technology transfer and commercialization of research discoveries. The Technology Commercialization Program (TCP) will provide seed funds to support the commercialization of discoveries created at the UTMB Health. The funds for this program will be made available from… Read more »