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Global Health Funding News - Week of January 6, 2014

On behalf of the Fogarty International Center at the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH), the following funding opportunities, notices and announcements may be of interest to those working in the field of global health research. Updates are typically distributed once a week.

Funding Opportunities

NIH funding opportunities for which foreign organizations, foreign components of U.S. organizations and/or other foreign components may apply.

  • Plasticity and Mechanisms of Cognitive Remediation in Older Adults (R01) (RFA-AG-14-016)
    Application Receipt Date(s): March 04, 2014
  • Genetic Susceptibility & Variability of Human Structural Birth Defects (R01) (PA-14-056)
    Application Receipt/Submission Date(s): Multiple dates, see announcement.
  • Pilot and Feasibility Clinical Research Grants in Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (R21) (PAR-14-060)
    Application Receipt/Submission Date(s): April 7, 2014; July 1, 2014; November 3, 2014
  • Using Social Media to Understand and Address Substance Use and Addiction (R01) (RFA-CA-14-008) and (R21) (RFA-CA-14-009)
    Application Receipt Date(s): March 25, 2014

NIH funding opportunities for which United States small business concerns (SBCs) may collaborate with a foreign business entity.

  • New Diagnostic, Monitoring and Therapeutics Technologies for the Complications of Type 1 Diabetes (T1D):
    Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) to (SBIR (R43/R44)) (PA-14-058)
    Small Business Technology Transfer Research (STTR) [STTR (R41/R42)] (PA-14-059)
    Application Receipt/Submission Date(s): Multiple dates, see announcement.
  • Lead Optimization and Pre-Clinical Development of Therapeutic Candidates for Diseases of Interest to NIDDK (STTR (R41/R42)) (PA-14-054) and (SBIR (R43/R44)) (PA-14-055)
    Application Receipt/Submission Date(s): Multiple dates, see announcement.

Information related to opportunities from other organizations focusing on global health and foreign collaboration.

  • Job opportunity: Executive Director of the Infectious Diseases Institute at Makerere University in Kampala, Uganda, seeks a new Executive Director and Sande-McKinnell Chair to lead the Institute in September/October 2014, as part of a planned succession process.
    Application deadline: January 31, 2014
  • Educational opportunity: The Duke Master of Science in Global Health offers a new approach to learning about disease prevention, how to examine the social, economic, political and environmental causes of disease, and effective strategies to increase equity among the world's rich and the poor.
    Application deadline: January 31, 2014
  • Fellowships: Research Fellowships in Drug Use and HIV/AIDS, supported by the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) and the International AIDS Society (IAS) supports international collaborative research by junior scientists and well-established HIV researchers.
    Application deadline: February 10, 2014
  • Fellowships: NIDA International Drug Abuse Research Fellowships - Postdoctoral fellows develop and conduct a research project with a NIDA-funded investigator, make valuable professional contacts, and learn about the U.S. National Institutes of Health grant application process.
    Application deadline: April 1, 2014

Funding News

NIH funding news that may be relevant to global health researchers.

  • Notice of National Cancer Institute (NCI) Participation in "Advancing the Science of Geriatric Palliative Care” PA-13-354 (R01) (NOT-CA-14-016), PA-13-355 (R21) (NOT-CA-14-017) and PA-13-356 (R03) (NOT-CA-14-018)
  • Notice of National Cancer Institute (NCI) Participation in RFA-HL-14-031 "Development of an NIH BD2K Data Discovery Index Coordination Consortium (U24)" (NOT-CA-14-019)
  • Notice of Participation of NHLBI in PAR-14-041 "Centers for AIDS Research and Developmental Centers for AIDS Research (P30)" (NOT-AI-14-024)
  • Notice of Technical Assistance Webinar for RFA-RM-13-015 "NIH Coordination and Evaluation Center (CEC) (U54)," RFA-RM-13-016 "NIH Building Infrastructure Leading to Diversity (BUILD) Initiative (U54)," and RFA-RM-13-017 "NIH National Research Mentoring Network (NRMN) (U54)" (NOT-RM-14-002)

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