Research

Sanofi Innovation Awards Call for Pre-proposals

Sanofi Innovation Awards Call for Pre-proposals

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Sanofi Innovation Awards program aims to fund highly innovative early stage ideas that could lead to the discovery of new medicines in a broad range of therapeutic areas including: cardiovascular diseases, diabetes, immunology, infectious diseases, multiple sclerosis, neurodegeneration and pain, oncology, rare diseases, animal health,vaccines and delivery of drugs to patients.  The deadline for submission of(...)

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The ASCI – Why Apply?

The ASCI – Why Apply?

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The American Society for Clinical Investigation (ASCI, www.the-asci.org) is currently accepting nominations for membership (deadline September 18, 2015). While you may be aware that the ASCI is the publisher of the Journal of Clinical Investigation (JCI), becoming a member means much more than that, particularly for those seeking promotion to professor. ASCI membership is open(...)

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Institute for Clinical & Translational Research Pilot Awards

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Pilot awards to catalyze new research collaborations are a key component of the Johns Hopkins Medicine Strategic Plan. With institutional financial support and the leadership of the Johns Hopkins Medicine Research Council, the Institute for Clinical & Translational Research has reviewed the 2015 Discovery Fund applications from faculty members reflecting the full spectrum of research(...)

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JSPS Travel and Collaborative Research Fellowships

JSPS Travel and Collaborative Research Fellowships

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Fellows and junior faculty interested in short-term exposure to overseas programs and transcontinental scientific exchange are encouraged to apply for the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Travel and Collaborative Research Fellowships. The program invites researchers with excellent records of research achievements for short-term visits to Japan and provides them opportunities for discussions,(...)

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Grand Challenges Explorations Grant Program

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The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation’s Grand Challenges Explorations grant program funds early-stage discovery, awarding initial grants of $100,000 and potential follow-on grants of up to $1 million. Grants target an expanding set of topics. Beginning this September, the team will be accepting applications for the next round Grand Challenges Explorations grants. 52 projects in(...)

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Johns Hopkins Sleep & Circadian Research Day

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The first annual Johns Hopkins Sleep & Circadian Research Day will take place on Monday, June 22, from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the Chase Auditorium in the Zayed Building. Participants from more than 30 departments across Hopkins and local institutions will present and hear about the latest findings in sleep and circadian research.(...)

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Older Americans Independence Center Request for Proposals

Older Americans Independence Center Request for Proposals

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The JHU Claude D. Pepper Older Americans Independence Center (OAIC) is seeking proposals from faculty researchers for studies related to frailty and late-life decline. Successful applicants would receive salary, research core support and mentorship in aging and frailty research (biological, clinical, translational and epidemiological) through one of the following OAIC funding mechanisms: OAIC Pilot/Exploratory Studies(...)

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