July 1, 2015, NIAID Funding News
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Among the institutes at NIH, NIAID is a leader in funding foreign investigators, in large part because many of the infectious diseases in our research portfolio impact public health abroad.
Opportunities and Resources
Through a recent funding opportunity announcement, NIAID continues its decades-long support of the Asthma and Allergic Diseases Cooperative Research Centers program.
Consider applying for funds to fight antibacterial resistance using host-targeted therapeutics.
Our Division of AIDS will fund Big Data applications to research biomedical, behavioral, social patterns, and other determinants that shed light on HIV acquisition, transmission, and long-term control.
NIAID's Division of AIDS, the National Institute of Mental Health's Division of AIDS Research, NIH's Big Data to Knowledge (BD2K) program, and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation are hosting a workshop titled "Harnessing Big Data to Stop HIV" on July 13 and 14.
In The News
In an effort to advance the highest level of scientific integrity, NIH has unveiled a strategy to improve the reproducibility of the research it funds in two June 9, 2015 Guide notices.
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New Funding Opportunities
- PAR-15-288, Direct Phase II SBIR Grants to Support Extended Development, Hardening, and Dissemination of Technologies in Biomedical Computing, Informatics, and Big Data Science
- PAR-15-286, Preapplication: Opportunities for Collaborative Research at the NIH Clinical Center
- PAR-15-287, Opportunities for Collaborative Research at the NIH Clinical Center
- PAR-15-280, Multidisciplinary Studies of HIV/AIDS and Aging (R01)
- PAR-15-282, Multidisciplinary Studies of HIV/AIDS and Aging (R21)
- PA-15-010, Spatial Uncertainty: Data, Modeling, and Communication (R01)
- PA-15-011, Spatial Uncertainty: Data, Modeling, and Communication (R03)
- PA-15-009, Spatial Uncertainty: Data, Modeling, and Communication (R21)
See other announcements at NIAID Funding Opportunities List.
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