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  • NOP - Notice of participation
  • PORF
  • CNR timelines for NIH proposals

Bi-Weekly Update 

The Office of Research & Scholarship provides a bi-weekly compilation of announcements and opportunities related to the advancement nursing research and scholarship.

ORS Fast Facts

Topics, issues, and information related to SON Grants and Contracts Administration.

LHLHL Guides- Research assistance, subject guides, & useful resources created by your friendly librarians at Lister Hill Library.

IRAPIntegrated Research Administration Portal gives researchers and research administrators one place to go for everything related to research

OSPOffice of Sponsored Programs 
coordinates  submissions, negotiations & post-award guidance while maintaining institutional, regulatory, and sponsor compliance

CIRBConflict of Interest Review Board develops procedures for identifying, reviewing, and managing conflicts of interest as they relate to sponsored research

IRBInstitutional Review Board established to protect the rights and welfare of human research subjects Financial-AffairsFinancial Affairs Policies and Guidelines provides the required financial policies and guidelines for research projects UAB-PoliciesUAB Policies and Procedures Library is a repository of all current university wide policies & procedures

UABRFUAB Research Foundation identifies, assesses, protects, and markets commercially viable intellectual property developed at UAB

CCTSThe CCTS provides a wide array of research services, education, & funding opportunities to the UAB community. UWIRCThe SON faculty are involved in collaborative partnerships campus-wide and collectively hold numerous appointments in UAB University-Wide Inter-disciplinary Research Centers.

External Funding

NIHNational Institutes of Health

Provides a list of guidance for all NIH applications. The SF 424 also provides some guidance for other non-NIH Grants.gov applications.

NINRNational Institute of Nursing Research

NINR has made its current publication, Bringing Science to Life: NINR Strategic Plan, available for download at www.ninr.nih.gov/strategicplan 

Untitled-3Health Resources and Service Administration (HRSA)

Provides guidance for the electronic submission of HRSA application

HRSA EHBs is a tool utilized by HRSA for grant application and administration

HRSA Webcast on Grant-Writing Now Available
Technical assistance in grant-writing and tips for strengthening grant applications, is now available online. To view the webcast, visit: http://services.choruscall.com/links/hrsa121025.html.

HHSOffice for Human Research Protections (OHRP)
The OHRP provides leadership in the protection of the rights, welfare, and wellbeing of subjects involved in research conducted or supported by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). OHRP helps ensure this by providing clarification and guidance, developing educational programs and materials, maintaining regulatory oversight, and providing advice on ethical and regulatory issues in biomedical and social-behavioral research.
AHRQAgency for Healthcare Research & Quality

The Innovations Exchange
is a resource sponsored by the AHRQ and is designed as a resource to accelerate the diffusion and uptake of novel methods of care delivery and policies,  to improve quality and reduce disparities in health care, and to facilitate the exchange of information, by providing: usable information on health care innovations and quality improvement tools, and learning and networking opportunities.





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Professional Organizations


NLN AACN-headerAACN's Newsletter - Syllabus
AACN's bimonthly newsletter reports the latest Association activities and developments in nursing higher education.  Please share this newsletter with faculty, students, and anyone else interested in nursing education.

Other Resources

Google-scholar Stand on the shoulders of giants!
Google Scholar provides a search of scholarly literature across many disciplines and sources, including theses, books, abstracts and articles.  The CCTS and Lister Hill Library (LHL) have developed a tutorial presentation slides for on using  Google Scholar
Tri-service Triservice Nursing Research Program
The TNRP has developed podcasts on various research topics -  Including How to Write an Abstract and How to Make a Poster and other topics.  To learn more, visit their website here.