On January 10, 2016 the NIH increases the currently salary cap.
Clarification and insight into 2014 NIH request that investigators consider including sex as a biological variable in preclinical research
The Center for Women's Health Research is pleased to congratulate the following principal investigators on their November grant submissions.
The Center for Women's Health Research at UNC will be adjusting our hours during the upcoming winter holiday. We will close at 2pm on December 22, and remain closed December 23, 2015 through January 1, 2016. CWHR will resume regular business operations on January 4, 2016. Timelines for grant submissions due January 7, 2016 have been modified to take this change into account.
Tatiana Britt, CWHR Communications Assistant, spotlights the research and motivation of Dr. Peggy Bentley, Carla Smith Chamblee Distinguished Professor of Global Nutrition and CWHR PI.
The NIH announced the following policy changes and/or updates during the month of October. See how they impact your pre- and post-award operations.
Dr. John Thorp, CWHR principal investigator fro the Maternal Fetal Medicine Unit (MFMU), has been awarded $1,500 through the Center's fiscal year 2016 CWHR Equipment Program.
The Center for Women's Health Research is pleased to congratulate the following principal investigators on their October grant submissions.
Tatiana Britt, CWHR Communications Assistant, spotlights the research and motivation of Dr. Hendree Jones, UNC Horizons director and CWHR PI.
The Center for Women's Health Research's publicizes research participation opportunities on our website and via our social media channels regardless of administering department. Our only requirements are that the study be in the area of women's health, and that IRB approval to promote recruitment has been obtained.
The Center for Women's Health Research is pleased to congratulate the following principal investigators on their September grant submissions.
All National Institutes of Health is requesting, by August 16, the input of stakeholders and the general public as they prepare their strategic plan.
The Center for Women’s Health Research would like to congratulate Jennifer Davis as she transitions to her new role as Accountant at the UNC Gene Therapy Center on August 7. The Center also welcomes Debbie Sanabria who, on August 31, will join CWHR as the Grants Administrator.
When studies are done primarily with male animals, as is often the case, the usefulness of drugs for women is in doubt.
The NIH's Deputy Director for Extramural Research demonstrates how to calculate success, award and funding rate, and provides the most recent figures for the NIH as a whole.
The Center for Women's Health Research is pleased to congratulate the following principal investigators on their June grant submissions.
The Center for Women’s Health Research is happy to announce its second year of offering three $5k for principal investigators that have had grants administered by the Center in the past five years.
Services at the Center for Women’s Health Research run the gamut of post-award, pre-award, core development and faculty development. That covers a lot of ground over some pretty broad categories and several of our unique services have been added or modified in the last two years. Are you familiar with our current offerings?
Notice NOT-OD-14-073, titled "Applicant Responsibilities in Maintaining the Integrity of NIH Peer Review" was published by the National Institutes of Health on June 18 to provide guidance on appropriate and inappropriate contact between reviewers and project directors/principal investigators.
Jennifer Wu, MD, MPH, associate professor and interim director of the Division of Pelvic Health, has been awarded the 2015 ABOG/AAOGF Bridge Funding Award in support of her research project entitled "Genetic Epidemiology of Pelvic Organ Prolapse".