April 1, 2014

New CDMRP funding opportunities for breast cancer research

The Fiscal Year 2014 (FY14) Defense Appropriations Act provides $120 million (M) to the Department of Defense Breast Cancer Research Program (BCRP) to support innovative, high-impact breast cancer research.
April 1, 2014

AAAS webinar: Thinking Outside the Lab: Finding a fulfilling non-research career

AAAS (American Association for the Advancement of Science) will be hosting a webinar titled Thinking Outside the Lab: Finding a fulfilling non-research career' on April 8, 2014. "Wondering where can a Ph.D. take you today? Is there life beyond the
April 1, 2014

The Research Clinic: a new interactive training video created by ORI and OHRP

The Office of Research Integrity (ORI) and the Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP) present The Research Clinic, an interactive training video that educates clinical and social researchers on the importance of appropriately protecting research subjects and avoiding research misconduct.
March 11, 2014

Up to 1000 NIH Investigator's dropped out last year

New data show that after remaining more or less steady for a decade, the number of investigators with National Institutes of Health (NIH) funding dropped sharply last year by at least 500 researchers and possibly as many as 1000.