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CWHR Services Review

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?

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NIH publishes notice on peer review integrity

NIH publishes notice on peer review integrity

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.

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May Grant Submissions

May Grant Submissions

The Center for Women's Health Research is pleased to congratulate the following principal investigators on their May grant submissions.

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ORWH publishes Consideration of Sex as a Biological Variable in Biomedical Research RFI results

ORWH publishes Consideration of Sex as a Biological Variable in Biomedical Research RFI results

The National Institutes of Health's Office of Research on Women's Health (ORWH) has published the results of its September 2014 request for information titled Consideration of Sex as a Biological Variable in Biomedical Research.

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Outstanding publication earns UNC OB-GYN a 2014 Roy M. Pitkin Award

Outstanding publication earns UNC OB-GYN a 2014 Roy M. Pitkin Award

The award was presented at the 2015 American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting.

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April Grant Submissions

April Grant Submissions

The Center for Women's Health Research is pleased to congratulate the following principal investigators on their April grant submissions.

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March Grant Submissions

March Grant Submissions

The Center for Women's Health Research is pleased to congratulate the following principal investigators on their March grant submissions.

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Study finds glyburide associated with more risk of adverse events than insulin in newborns

Study finds glyburide associated with more risk of adverse events than insulin in newborns

Camelo Castillo, Boggess, Stürmer, Brookhart, Benjamin, and Jonsson-Funk co-author study linking glyburide with a higher risk for newborns to be admitted to a neonatal intensive care unit, have respiratory distress, hypoglycemia (low blood glucose), birth injury and be large for gestational age compared with infants born to women treated with insulin.

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February Grant Submissions

February Grant Submissions

The Center for Women's Health Research is pleased to congratulate the following principal investigators on their February grant submissions.

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NIH CSR:  Insider’s Guide to Peer Review for Applicants

NIH CSR: Insider’s Guide to Peer Review for Applicants

The NIH's Center for Scientific Review has crafted an outstanding article on tips for crafting a competitive peer-reviewed application.

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Jonsson-Funk promoted

Jonsson-Funk promoted

Congratulations to Dr. Michele Jonsson-Funk on her promotion to Research Associate Professor!

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January Grant Submissions

January Grant Submissions

The Center for Women's Health Research is pleased to congratulate the following principal investigators on their January grant submissions.

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Grants.gov offline Feb. 14-17

Grants.gov offline Feb. 14-17

Grants.gov production system will go offline February 14, 2015 at 12:01 AM EDT and come back online February 17, 2015 at 6 AM EDT.

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MFMU launches recruitment website

UNC's MFMU has launched a recruitment website with the assistance of CWHR.

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New Biosketch Deadline Extended to May

New Biosketch Deadline Extended to May

The NIH and AHRQ have issued notice NOT-OD-15-032 which extends the implementation timeline for the new biosketch format requirements from January 25, 2015 through May 25, 2015.

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SWHR urges all medical journals to report sex differences

The Society for Women's Health Research (SWHR)'s op-ed in HuffPost Healthy Living Blog calls for more medical journals to implement policies that improves the reporting of sex differences in biomedical research.

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CWHR awards Jones funds to complete publication endevour

Dr. Hendree Jones is the recipient of the CWHR Grant Support Program which will provide support for the development of evidence based curriculum materials.

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November Grant Submissions

November Grant Submissions

The Center for Women's Health Research is pleased to congratulate the following principal investigators on their November grant submissions.

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Jones listed as one of Chapel Hill's most influential women

Jones listed as one of Chapel Hill's most influential women

November's issue of Chapel Hill Magazine recognizes Dr. Hendree Jones contributions to the community

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