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NHLBI Request for Information(RFI): Collaborative Translational Research Consortium to Develop T4 Translation of Evidence-based Interventions (NOT-HL-14-028) External Exit Disclaimer
Released July 2, 2014


Dr. Alex Blum formerly at OBSSR authors new study on the Impact of Socioeconomic Status Measures on Hospital Profiling in New York City External Exit Disclaimer
May 13, 2014


Change in Leadership of the NIH Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research
April 11, 2014


The Health Consequences of Smoking - 50 Years of Progress. A Report of the Surgeon General
January, 2014

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July 20 - 25, 2014
2014 Training Institute for Dissemination and Implementation Research in Health
Babson Park, MA

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Social Network Analysis and Health Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

  • The full text of the R01 announcement can be found here: PAR-10-145
  • The full text of the R21 announcement can be found here: PAR-10-146


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Can you please clarify what you mean by the following, found under “Research Objectives“ in the FOA? “It is important to note that research projects that focus exclusively on an identified node of interest (aka “ego”), and the ego’s relationships to other nodes is not appropriate for this FOA, because it does not involve the study of a network or web of social relationships. What is missing is the focus on many nodes and the interrelationships with one another. Therefore, if a study were to examine various nodes in relation to one another without the restriction to only those relationships that involve a particular node, then it would be considered social network research and would be appropriate for this FOA.“


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What are the expectations of R21 and R01 applications? At what point is preliminary data required?


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Is a letter of intent required?


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What do you mean by “basic research” in the announcement?


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