Presbyterian Health Foundation Seed and Bridge Grants
Presbyterian Health Foundation has graciously agreed to provide significant funds for seed and bridge grants for OUHSC faculty members.
ELIGIBILITY: Limited to OUHSC faculty
DEADLINE: June 27, 2014 with an anticipated start date of October 1, 2014.
Details about the program scope, submission process, eligibility, application guidelines and funding information are found in the attached announcements.
Please join the OSCTR in welcoming Dr. Jeffrey Weitz to OUHSC to give a presentation on "A Bench to Bedside Community Approach to Translational Research: Lessons from Trials with new Anticoagulants for Stroke Prevention"
Wednesday, June 4, 2014 @ Noon. BSEB, East Lecture Hall
This Grand Rounds is co-sponsored with the Colleges of Public Health and Medicine at OUHSC.
There are two new RFA for R01 funding from the National Institute on Minority and Health Disparities.
RFA-MD-13-006 NIMHD Social, Behavioral, Health Services, and Policy Research on Minority Health and Health Disparities
The National Cancer Institute has recognized the Stephenson Cancer Center at OUHSC with Lead Academic Site status in the National Clinical Trials Network.
Read more at: https://news.ouhsc.edu/templates/?a=1592&z=36
2014 NIMHD Translational Health Disparities Course
Integrating Principles of Science, Practice and Policy in Health Disparities Research
The National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD) will again host a course on the science of health disparities this summer. The course will take place on the campus of the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland, from August 11, 2014 to August 22, 2014.
The Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) of the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center (UNM HSC) and the Oklahoma Shared Clinical and Translational Resources (OSCTR) of the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center (OUHSC) are soliciting applications from all faculty members—senior as well as junior investigators—for pilot projects that will exemplify the CTSA/IDeA-CTR mission of developing clinical and translational research, to promote and support the “bench to bedside to community and practice and back” goal of the National Institutes of Health.
The OSCTR has released the request for proposals for the 2014-2015 OSCTR Pilot Grants. These grants will begin on July 01, 2014. A letter of intent is due February 28, 2014 and the pilot grant application is due March 28, 2014.
For more information, please see the RFP instructions.
The OSCTR is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2013-2014 OSCTR Pilot Grants.
Anthony Burgett, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Oklahoma. Translational Drug Development of the Anti-cancer Oxysterol-Binding Protein Inhibitors.
The NIH has awarded a $20.3 million federal grant to the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma Medical Research Foundtion, and other institutions across the state of Oklahoma. This Oklahoma Shared Clinical and Translational Resources (OSCTR) grant will support important medical research and provide resources to rural areas that have typically been underserved. This five year grant supports an Institutional Development Award (IDeA) that builds research in states with historically low levels of NIH funding.