The Obesity Society: 2019 Call for Abstracts

The Obesity Society (TOS) 2019 Call for Abstracts is open from March 22 to April 22, 2019. Decisions on accepted abstracts will be emailed in late July from annualmeeting@obesity.org. Accepted abstracts will be presented on Tuesday, November 5, Wednesday, November 6 or Thursday, November 7. Please make travel plans to accommodate possible presentation times Tuesday through […]

CDTR Event, May 21 | Strengthening Tribal + Academic Research Partnerships

Join the CDTR and NCAI Policy Research Center for Strengthening Tribal-Academic Research Partnerships – an interactive learning experience with resources to strengthen governance, trust and culture in research partnerships. The event will feature an interactive learning experience where participants confront various challenges and decisions over the course of a 20-year timeframe. The goal of the activity is to […]

NIH Mock Study Section: Call for Abstracts

Abstracts for the ICTS NIH Mock Study Sections are due on March 25th, 2019! The event is designed to simulate an actual NIH study section, through the Research Development Program. These review sessions for clinical and translational R, K, and F series grant applications are held twice annually, in April and December. The purpose of […]

Request for Abstracts: Rural Health

Health Affairs is planning a theme issue on Rural Health, to be published in December 2019. We are grateful for the generous support of several funders (full list below). Deadline: March 25, 2019 Preparation and formatting guidelines Submit abstracts via our online submission form Queries: HealthAffairs_rural_queries@projecthope.org The issue will examine differences between rural and non-rural regions […]

CRCAIH 7th Annual Summit

The Collaborative Research Center for American Indian Health (CRCAIH) Annual Summit provides a forum for American Indian health researchers, tribal communities, healthcare entities, and other various stakeholders to learn about innovative research being conducted in AIAN health, share challenges and lessons learned, and discover new resources and techniques. It also serves to strengthen partnerships and […]

CRISMA Conference

The Center for Social Development's Collaboration on Race, Inequality, and Social Mobility in America (CRISMA) will host its inaugural conference by convening scholars who study the impact of inequality and structural racism on people of color in the United States. The conference will bring together talented scholars working toward the elimination of racial inequalities in social, economic, and […]

Funding Opportunity | Research to Improve Native American Health

The National Institutes of Health invites grant applications (R21 Clinical Trials Optional) for exploratory developmental research to improve Native American (NA) health. Letters of intent are due 30 days prior to application deadline. The application deadline is May 14, 2019. For more details, click here.      

Funding Opportunity | E4A: Investigator-Initiated Research to Build a Culture of Health

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation calls for proposals for its national program Evidence for Action (E4A). The program provides funding for research that expands the evidence base needed to build a Culture of Health. E4A supports rigorously designed quantitative, qualitative, and mixed methods research that yields convincing findings regarding the population health, well-being, and equity […]

Johns Hopkins Center for American Indian Health Summer Institute

The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and the Johns Hopkins Center for American Indian Health will be hosting a Summer Institute with courses tailored to American Indian and Alaska Native scholars, health leaders, health professionals, and paraprofessionals serving tribal communities. The Center for American Indian Health provides financial support for interested researchers and […]

NIH Pathways to Prevention Workshop

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) will be hosting their Pathways to Prevention Workshop on Achieving Health Equity in Preventive Services on June 19th and 20th, at 8:30 am ET. The workshop will examine current scientific evidence on achieving health equity in the use of clinical preventive services, specifically in the areas of cancer, heart […]

Save the Date: 2019 Health Disparities Research Institute (HDRI)

The National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD) will host the Health Disparities Research Institute (HDRI) from August 12-16, 2019, in Bethesda, MD. The HDRI aims to support the research career development of promising minority health/health disparities research scientists early in their careers and stimulate research in the disciplines supported by health disparities […]

NIMHD Health Disparities Research Institute

The National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD) invites promising, early-career minority health/health disparities research scientists to apply to the Health Disparities Research Institute (HDRI). The program will take place on August 12-16 in Bethesda, MD. Click here for further information on the program application and registration.