Mock Study Section offers a front row seat at Research Week, May 3

You are invited to watch seasoned reviewers discuss NIH proposals as if you were there! The Mock NIH Study Section, led by Charles Rafferty, Ph.D., will review NIH K career development and R01...

Eric Gouaux’s serotonin transporter research featured by NIH

Recent findings by Vollum Institute senior scientist, Eric Gouaux, Ph.D., and team that reveal the molecular structure of the human serotonin transporter, are getting a lot of attention from the...

OHSU forum: Data science and biomedical research, Apr. 20

The OHSU community is invited to attend a forum with Philip Bourne, Ph.D., associate director for data science at the National Institutes of Health, presenting on data science and biomedical...

New NIH application guide, instructions now available

As previously reported, changes to NIH policies and guidelines are being implemented in several phases this fiscal year and into FY 2017, with some confusion surrounding how best to incorporate them....

NIH wants your images

Has your research ever resulted in an image so perfect, you wish everyone could see it? The NIH is currently hosting a call for images of NIH-funded research. Selected images will be posted in...

NCCIH seeks input on draft strategic plan

The National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH) has developed a draft strategic plan for FY 2016-2021 and is asking for feedback from researchers, health care providers, patient...

Clarifications on new biosketch format issued

Since establishing changes to biosketch format requirements over a year ago, the NIH has received questions and feedback from the biomedical research community on how to best implement these changes....

NIH seeks public comment on draft clinical trial protocol template

In an effort to make it easier for investigators to prepare protocols that are consistently organized and contain all the information necessary for the clinical trial to be properly reviewed,...

Reminder: New NIH application requirements workshop, Mar. 9

Over the past few months, we've been reporting on changes to NIH grant application guidelines, many of which are meant to enhance rigor, transparency, and reproducibility of NIH-funded research. For...