Announcing 2008 NIH Regional Seminars in Program Funding and Grants Administration

Notice Number: NOT-OD-07-076

Key Dates
Release Date: July 20, 2007

Issued by
National Institutes of Health (NIH), (http://www.nih.gov)

Two NIH Regional Seminars covering topics related to NIH extramural program funding and grants administration have been planned for 2008.

Each Regional Seminar encompasses two full days, providing information about the NIH funding process, from opportunity identification and application preparation through post award administration. Presentations are targeted towards research administrators, new and experienced investigators, post docs and trainees. Opportunities for informal interactions between seminar participants and NIH grants management, program, policy, and review staff are incorporated into the program and such interactions are highly encouraged. NIH electronic research administration computer labs are offered on a day adjacent to the two day seminar.

The 2008 seminars will be held:

March 25-26, 2008 – San Antonio, Texas.  This two day seminar will be hosted by the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. NIH electronic research administration computer labs will be offered on Thursday, March 27, 2008.  For questions regarding registration or logistics, please contact Jane Youngers at tel. 210-567-2340 or via e-mail at nihseminar@uthscsa.edu.  On-line registration should be available after October 1, 2007 on the UTHSCSA - NIH Regional Seminar webpage.

June 19-20, 2008 – Chicago, Illinois.  This two day seminar will be hosted by the University of Illinois at Chicago. NIH electronic research administration computer labs will be offered on Tuesday, June 18, 2008. For questions regarding registration or logistics, please contact Monica Rausa Williams at tel. 312-996-4995 or via nihseminar@uic.edu.  On-line registration should be available after October 1, 2007 on the UIC - NIH Regional Seminar webpage.

Links to program information and logistics from previous NIH Regional Seminars are available from the NIH Office of Extramural Research Regional Seminar Website at: http://grants.nih.gov/grants/seminars.htm.

Inquiries

Questions on program content may be directed to Cynthia Dwyer, 2008 NIH Regional Seminar Coordinator, at tel. 301-594-4493 or dwyerc@mail.nih.gov.


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