Call for Applications: Longer Life Foundation Developmental Research Awards 2023

Background: A collaboration of Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis and Reinsurance Group of America, Incorporated (RGA), the Longer Life Foundation has as its mission:To fund and support the study of factors that either predict the mortality andmorbidity of select populations or influence improvements in longevity, health, andwellness. Awards: The project period will […]

Funding Opportunity: The Stakeholder Engagement Innovation Center T2D (RFA-DK-22-001)

This U2C Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is a National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) initiative to establish a novel national Stakeholder Engagement Innovation Center for advancing equity in type 2 diabetes research (SEIC-T2D). A primary goal of the SEIC-T2D is to accelerate equitable engagement of individuals from and communities of diverse […]

Dissemination and Implementation Research in Health PARs now available

The Dissemination and Implementation Research in Health (DIRH) PARs are now published. Please see links below and for the funding opportunity details. R01: https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-22-105.html R21: https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-22-109.html R03: https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-22-106.html

Call for Trainees: NIDDK The Social Component of Diabetes Health Disparities

The National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) is hosting the workshop “The Social Component of Diabetes Health Disparities: New Directions in Analyses and Interventions Through Social Networks and Structures” on May 19th-20th, 2022. This workshop will be hosted in-person at the Hyatt Regency Hotel, Bethesda, MD. “The workshop will cover social influences […]

Systems Science for Social Impact Summer Training Institute: Applications Open!

The 3rd annual Systems Science for Social Impact Summer Training Institute applications are now open! This training will be held from July 25th to July 29th, 2022. “In this five-day training, participants will get a hands-on introduction to systems science methods with a focus on five main tracks: Agent-based Modeling, Group Model Building, Social Network Analysis, System Dynamics, and *New for 2022* Systems […]

Frontiers: Call for Research Papers

Frontiers research and science platform has put out a call for participation in the research topic Physical Activity, Health Equity and Health-Related Outcomes, Volume 2. This Research Topic targets all areas of physical activity research related to physical activity, health equity, and health-related outcomes in all population groups. Submitted manuscripts should not have been published […]

National P&F and Mini-Grant Awards RFAs

This award is intended to foster collaborative efforts between investigators from two or more Diabetes Research Centers (DRCs) and/or Centers for Diabetes Translational Research (CDTRs) at different institutions. The initial round of applications must be related to aspects of COVID-19 disease related to diabetes, obesity or metabolism at the basic, clinical or community levels.   Applications are due by the extended date of March 1st, 2022, with […]

New NIH FOAs: Structural Racism and Discrimination

Through a new effort called UNITE, NIH has begun to identify short-term and long-term actions to end structural racism and racial inequities throughout the biomedical research enterprise. As part of UNITE, the NIH Common Fund developed the Transformative Research to Address Health Disparities and Advance Health Equity initiative to support unusually innovative research projects, which, if successful, […]

Funding Opportunity: RFA-DK-20-032

Pilot and Feasibility Studies to Facilitate the Use of Diabetes Self-Management Education and Support to Improve Diabetes Care R34 Clinical Trial Required The purpose of this funding opportunity announcement (FOA) is to test an innovative and pragmatic approach to address barriers to and facilitate greater use of diabetes self-management education and support (DSMES) by people […]

ADA Funding Opportunity: COVID-19 and Diabetes Research Award

The American Diabetes Association (ADA) is requesting applications for research focused on the impact of diabetes on COVID-19 and the impact of COVID-19 on diabetes and its complications. Recent clinical results have shown that people with diabetes are at higher risk of death from COVID-19 and that COVID-19 drives an increased risk of hyperglycemia and […]

UPDATE: NIH Late Application Policy Due to Public Health Emergency for United States for 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Notice Number: NOT-OD-20-091 Key DatesRelease Date: March 26, 2020 Related Announcements NOT-OD-20-082 – NIH LATE APPLICATION POLICY Due to Public Health Emergency for United States for 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) NOT-OD-20-083 – General Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) – Proposal Submission and Award Management Related to COVID-19 NOT-OD-20-086 – Flexibilities Available to Applicants and Recipients of Federal Financial Assistance Affected by […]

Funding Opportunity: RFA-DK-20-015

Patient-oriented Research to Mitigate Health Disparities and Lessen the Burden of Chronic Diseases Within the Mission of NIDDK (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) RFA-DK-20-015 This Funding Opportunity Announcement invites applications to conduct patient-oriented clinical research studies designed to develop strategies to mitigate health disparities in people with one or more chronic diseases or conditions within the […]

Kaiser Permanente: T32 Training Program in Diabetes Translational Research

The Kaiser Permanente Northern California Division of Research in Oakland California is now accepting applications for this 2 year, fully-funded postdoctoral fellowship in diabetes translational research; the position would start in July 2020 and be based in Oakland California. Potential applicants should contact the T32 Director, Dr. Julie Schmittdiel at Julie.A.Schmittdiel@kp.org. Learn more about the fellowship […]

Colorado Clinical and Translational Science Institute: D&I Science Graduate Certificate

The Colorado Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute  at the University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus, is offering a Dissemination and Implementation (D&I) Science Graduate Certificate designed to address a local and national need for rigorous training in D&I Science in health services research. The D&I Science Graduate Certificate Program is designed to provide pragmatic training to […]