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Funding Opportunities

Below are funding opportunities that are available from UAB departments and centers.  Use the contact information provided to the contact listed to find out more about each particular funding opportunity.  
 
At the bottom of this page are some funding opportunities from external sources. If you are interested in finding more funding opportunities from sources outside of UAB please refer to IRAP's SPIN and SMARTS tools.  Information about SPIN and SMARTS can be found at www.uab.edu/IRAP or by contacting or by contacting IRAP@uab.edu
 
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Current Opportunities
  • 2019 Comprehensive Cardiovascular Center Annual Symposium CALL FOR ABSTRACTS

    The UAB Comprehensive Cardiovascular Center (CCVC) is sponsoring a trainee poster session highlighting the work of graduate students, post-doctoral fellows, clinical fellows, and residents.  The session will be held in conjunction with the UAB CCVC 8th Annual Symposium New Horizons on Cardiovascular Disease: A Focus on Precision and Personalized Medicine.  

    Deadline for Abstracts:  July 31, 2019 for consideration of oral presentation and the Featheringill Young Investigator Award; August 22, 2019 for acceptance as a poster presentation only.

    Eligibility:  Graduate students, post-doctoral fellows, clinical fellows, and residents.

    Abstract Guidelines:  Limit abstract to 500 words or less, excluding title and authors.  Presenting author should be listed first.  Abstract format should consist of: Objective, Methods, Results, Conclusions/Broader Impacts, and Acknowledgements.  Include author affiliations.  References not required. Figures and tables allowed.  Use Times New Roman, 12pt font for body; justified, single line spacing, 1 inch side margins, 0.5 inch top and bottom margins.  Submit as a PDF to meganpickering@uabmc.edu.

    Topics can include basic, clinical, translational and population science that are broadly related to cardiovascular disease. Priority for oral presentations will be given to submissions related to precision and personalized medicine within cardiovascular disease.  All abstracts will be assigned to poster presentations.

    Awards will include the Featheringill Young Investigator Award and cash prizes.

    Featheringill Young Investigator Award:  The primary authors of the top 3 abstract submissions will be selected to present a poster on September 19th and give a 15 minute oral presentation at the symposium on September 20th.  The top presenter will be awarded the Featheringill Young Investigator Award and $300.  The 2nd and 3rd place presenters will be awarded $200 each. Authors selected to present at the symposium will be notified August 12th, 2019.

    Poster Session & Blitz:  The Poster Session will be held the evening of Thursday, September 19th. In addition to the Featheringill Young Investigator Presentations, there will be a Poster “Blitz” presentation session available for up to 10 trainees who desire to participate in this session. Presentations will consist of 1 slide for 2 minutes. This will occur Thursday, September 19th from 4:10-4:40 pm. Poster evaluations will begin promptly at 4:45 pm.

    For more information please contact Megan Pickering, MBA, MPH, at meganpickering@uabmc.edu.

    Registration is required for abstract submission: https://www.uab.edu/medicine/cardiovascularcenter/

    Sponsor:
    Comprehensive Cardiovascular Center
    Deadline:
    Wednesday, July 31, 2019
    Sponsor(s): Comprehensive Cardiovascular Center
  • REACT Scholar Awards - Now Available

    REACT Scholar Awards - 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 Scholar Awards - https://react.center/funding/scholar-awards/  making available funding relating to medical rehabilitation research.

    Sponsor:

    UAB School of Medicine

    Funding Amount(s):

    Up to $15,000

    Deadline:

    March 2020

    Click for Full Details - https://react.center/funding/scholar-awards/

    Sponsor:
    UAB School of Medicine
    Funding Amount(s):
    Up to $15,000
    Deadline:
    Tuesday, March 31, 2020
    Sponsor(s): UAB School of Medicine

External Opportunities