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  • 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 and Economic Development | 10/02/15
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UAB Funding Opportunities
  • The NIH national Rehabilitation Research Resource to Enhance Clinical Trials (REACT), based at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB), invites letters of intent for pilot studies that address novel scientific questions related to medical rehabilitation and that will lead to more definitive clinical trials. 

    Sponsor:
    School of Medicine, School of Public Health, School of Health Professions, and VP for Research and Economic Development
    Funding Amount(s):
    It is anticipated that up to four pilot studies will be awarded. Applicants may request up to $40,000 direct costs. Awards are limited to 12 months in duration. Indirect costs are capped at 47% (UAB federally negotiated rate).
    Letter of Intent Due:
    Monday, February 15, 2016 5:00 PM
    Application Due:
    Monday, April 18, 2016 5:00 PM
  • This opportunity will support 3 PCOR K-Scholars for a period of two years to build capacity for the conduct of PCOR to enhance patient-centered care.  The mission of the K-Scholars program is to prepare independent investigators to pursue careers focused on translating research evidence into practice and to evaluate the benefits and harms of different strategies and interventions on patient outcomes.  For the two years of support, the K12 will provide up to $90,000 towards salary annually. Selected candidates must commit a minimum of 75% of time to research and career development.

    Sponsor:
    COERE; MHRC
    Funding Amount(s):
    $90,000 towards salary and $25,000 for training related expenses
    Letter of Intent Due:
    Monday, February 29, 2016 11:55 PM
    Application Due:
    Monday, May 09, 2016 11:55 PM
  • The intent of this pilot program is to attract both international and U.S.-based early-stage investigators from outside the field of HIV research to help address key scientific questions in HIV research, including emerging issues of long-term survival with HIV infection, prevention of HIV transmission, and research toward a cure. This program is targeting those who would be new to the field.

    Sponsor:
    Center for AIDS Research
    Funding Amount(s):
    $150,000
    Application Due:
    Thursday, March 10, 2016 5:00 PM
  • NIH-funded training grant fellowships are available for research training in the areas broadly related to kidney diseases. Trainees will pursue a one to two-year research program in the laboratory of an established basic or clinical research scientist, supplemented with training in advanced biostatistics and bioethics courses.

    Sponsor:
    Nephrology Research and Training Center
    Funding Amount(s):
    NIH Stipend Levels for Postdoctoral Fellows
    Application Due:
    Monday, April 04, 2016 5:00 PM