Centers and Cores

Centers and Cores

​News & Announcements

  • NORC's Shortcourse on Obesity Research

    UAB will lead a NIH-funded short course July 24-28 to provide rigorous exposure to the key fundamental principles that guide a broad array of techniques used to identify causal relations between social and behavioral factors and variations in obesity. Details and the agenda are online. Apply by March 31.
    Posted by Nutrition Obesity Research Center | 01/10/17
  • Important Announcement Regarding the UAB Center for Structural Biology

    Please read the following memorandum regarding the UAB Center for Structural Biology and support for structural biology core facilities.
    Posted by Office of the Vice President for Research | 01/05/17
  • New UAB Institutional Core Facility Program Launched

    The UAB Office of the Vice President for Research and Economic Development (OVPRED) announces the launch of the UAB Institutional Core Facility Program (ICFP), created to promote the development and operation of outstanding Core Facilities that can serve the needs of UAB investigators.
    Posted by Office of the Vice President for Research | 10/02/15
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  • RFA UAB Nutrition Obesity Research Center Pilot and Feasibility Program

    UAB's Nutrition Obesity Research Center (NORC) will fund at least 3 nutrition-related P/F studies at up to $25,000/year. A second year of funding is possible through a competitive renewal process. (Renewal applications will be considered from investigators currently funded by the NORC P/F program. These applications should show substantial progress in the aims of the original application and propose important new aims that further enhance the prospect of extramural funding.

    Sponsor:
    UAB Nutrition Obesity Research Center
    Funding Amount(s):
    $25,000
    Letter of Intent Due:
    Friday, April 07, 2017 12:00 PM
    Application Due:
    Friday, May 05, 2017 12:00 PM
    Sponsor(s): UAB Nutrition Obesity Research Center
  • UAB SOM Comprehensive Cardiovascular Center (CCVC) and the Inflammation, Infection and Immunity (I3) 2017 Joint Pilot Grant

    In response to strategic investments by the UAB SOM in I3 relevant research, the UAB Comprehensive Cardiovascular Center is pleased to announce a joint RFA with the I3 steering committee to fund one or more pilot projects that focus on Inflammation, Infection or Immunity (broadly written) in the context of cardiovascular disease research. The I3 matching funds can be used to generate key preliminary data and/or to continue advancing projects that are undergoing extramural peer review. 

     

    Projects, particularly multi-PI projects that have advanced beyond the first stages of planning are especially welcome. Projects that are responsive to an upcoming/issued RFA or will enhance likelihood of continued extramural P30/P50/P60 support for one or more UAB centers will be deemed highly responsive.

    Sponsor:
    UAB SOM Comprehensive Cardiovascular Center; Inflammation, Infection and Immunity Steering Committees
    Funding Amount(s):
    $50,000
    Letter of Intent Due:
    Saturday, April 15, 2017 5:00 PM
    Application Due:
    Saturday, July 15, 2017 5:00 PM
    Sponsor(s): UAB SOM Comprehensive Cardiovascular Center; Inflammation, Infection and Immunity Steering Committees
  • Diabetes Research Center 2017 Travel Award

    The UAB Diabetes Research Center (DRC) will be offering travel awards for graduate students and post-doctoral or clinical fellows who will be presenting their work as an accepted poster or oral presentation at the American Diabetes Association (ADA) 77th Scientific Sessions, June 9-13, 2017 in San Diego, CA.

    The DRC will be able to fund up to 10 awards at $1,000 each.  Abstract submission for the 77th Scientific Sessions will open on October 3, 2016 and close on January 3, 2017.

    Sponsor:
    UAB Diabetes Research Center
    Funding Amount(s):
    $1,000
    Letter of Intent Due:
    Monday, January 02, 2017 11:59 PM
    Application Due:
    Friday, April 21, 2017 8:00 AM
    Sponsor(s): UAB Diabetes Research Center
  • REACT Voucher Funding - Now Available

    Medical Rehab Researchers: Let Us Help You

    Have a research concept that needs a boost to take your science to the next level? The REACT Center, whose mission is to catalyze high-impact clinical trials that will define optimal rehabilitation strategies, now offers a voucher program making available funding relating to medical rehabilitation research.

    Sponsor:
    UAB School of Medicine
    Funding Amount(s):
    Up to $15,000
    Application Due:
    Saturday, July 24, 2021 11:59 PM
    Sponsor(s): UAB School of Medicine