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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 PCOR K12 Scholar Program

    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
    Sponsor(s): COERE; MHRC
  • UAB Nutrition Obesity Research Center 2016 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. Those seeking a second year of funding should apply with the regular P&F procedure.)

    Sponsor:
    UAB Nutrition Obesity Research Center
    Funding Amount(s):
    $25,000
    Letter of Intent Due:
    Friday, April 08, 2016 12:00 PM
    Application Due:
    Friday, May 06, 2016 12:00 PM
    Sponsor(s): UAB Nutrition Obesity Research Center
  • The Center for Palliative and Supportive Care invites innovative research proposals highlighting Palliative and Supportive care for 2016 PREP Awards.

    The mission of PREP is to fund the UAB community in innovative research; contributing to the evidence base of palliative and supportive care and enhancing the prospect for external funding opportunities. Funding is one year. Funds will be available beginning October 1, 2016. One award will support research in the areas of: nutrition as it relates to palliative, supportive, or survivorship care; or nutrition as it relates to cancer. Two to three awards, not exceeding $25K each, will support research in the areas of, but are not limited to: aging, HIV/AIDS, or cancer in the context of palliative, supportive, or survivorship care.

    Sponsor:
    Center for Palliative and Supportive Care; Center for AIDS Research cosponsors HIV-related projects
    Funding Amount(s):
    $75,000 for 3-4 projects
    Letter of Intent Due:
    Monday, April 25, 2016 5:00 PM
    Application Due:
    Friday, July 01, 2016 5:00 PM
    Sponsor(s): Center for Palliative and Supportive Care; Center for AIDS Research cosponsors HIV-related projects