Aetna: AcademyHealth Scholars in Residence Fellowship Program: DUE: November 7, 2014

AcademyHealth/Aetna Foundation Scholars in Residence Fellowship program. The annual program is designed to retain underrepresented racial/ethnic minorities in health services research by providing professional training and networking activities for junior- and midcareer-level academics and clinical practitioners who are conducting disparities research, with a focus on population health. Registration and travel support are offered for AcademyHealth professional meetings and workshops, including ... Read More »

Gates Foundation Grand Challenges: Putting Women and Girls at the Center of Development: DUE: January 13, 2015

This challenge focuses on how to effectively reach and empower the most vulnerable women and girls to improve health and development – including economic – outcomes as well as gender equality. Gender inequalities and the marginalization of the needs, roles and potential of women and girls are key factors limiting advances in development outcomes for all – women, men, boys, ... Read More »

American Association on Health and Disability: Frederick J. Krause Scholarship on Health and Disability: Proposals Due: November 15, 2014

The mission of the American Association on Health and Disability  is to contribute to national, state, and local efforts to promote health and wellness in people with disabilities and identify effective intervention strategies to reduce health disparities for people with disabilities. AAHD accomplishes its mission through research, education, and advocacy at the national, state, and community levels.  Established in 2009, ... Read More »

Association for Frontotemporal Degeneration:Research Fellowship: Letter of Intent: Due: November 14, 2014

The Association for Frontal Temporal Degeneration is accepting Letters of Intent for its postdoctoral research fellowship. The annual program is designed to foster basic, translational, clinical, and/or epidemiological FTD research by an outstanding scientist at an early stage of his or her career. The association will award a two-year fellowship of $110,000 ($55,000 per year)  to cover the postdoctoral stipend ... Read More »

Academy of General Dentistry Foundation Accepting Applications for Outreach Grants

The mission of theAcademy of General Dentistry Foundation, the philanthropic partner of theAcademy of General Dentistry, is to  support the efforts of the general dentist to improve  the oral health of the public.To that end, the foundation’s grant program supports efforts to provide access to quality healthcare for underserved populations. In 2014, the program will award one-year grants of up ... Read More »

NIH: Pharmacometric Modeling and Simulation for Generic Drugs Evaluation (U01): RFA-FD-04-001: Due: June 1, 2014

The purpose of this project is to develop quantitative pharmacometric models for generic drugs evaluation, in the following areas (1) narrow therapeutic index (NTI) drugs, (2) generic drug substitutability and post marketing risk assessment, and (3) partial AUCs (area under the concentration vs. time curve) as bioequivalence criteria. Each area is a subtopic of this grant and described in Section ... Read More »

FDA: Dissolution Methods for Microsphere and Implant Drug Products (U01): RFA-FD-14-007

There is a lack of compendial or biorelevant in vitro drug release assays for parenteral sustained release dosage forms.  These products include microspheres and biodegradable/non-biodegradable implants.  The purpose of this study is to investigate dissolution methods for a parenteral sustained release dosage form and to analyze their capability of detecting manufacturing differences, predicting in vivo performance, and evaluate method robustness.  ... Read More »

FDA: Accelerating Medicines Partnership (AMP) in Rheumatoid Arthritis and Lupus: Network Leadership Center (UM2): RFA-FD-003: Due: June 1, 2014

This FOA, issued by the Office of Medical Policy (OMP), Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, Food and Drug Administration, solicits grant applications from neutral, independent institutions and/or organizations that propose methods for convening a broad range of stakeholders, to include those with relevant expertise, and that would support conferences and meetings to explore and address medical policy issues during ... Read More »

NIH: Accelerating Medicines Partnership (AMP) in Rheumatoid Arthritis and Lupus: Network Leadership Center (UM2): RFA-AR-015

The purpose of this FOA is to solicit applications for the Accelerating Medicines Partnership (AMP) in Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) and Lupus Network Leadership Center. The AMP RA and Lupus Network is designed to ascertain and define shared and disease-specific biological pathways in order to identify relevant drug targets for the treatment of autoimmune diseases. This program will involve an enhanced ... Read More »

NIH: Atopic Dermatitis Research Network (ADRN) (U19): RFA-AI-14-033: Due: June 8, 2014

This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) solicits applications from institutions to administer a multi-project, multi-institution program to conduct clinical research and provide the leadership and administrative responsibilities for the Atopic Dermatitis Research Network (ADRN). The ADRN conducts clinical research studies to better understand host defense mechanisms in the skin, by comparing responses to infections and vaccines, and underlying mechanisms, in healthy, ... Read More »