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Events and Announcements
11th NIH Matilda White Riley Behavioral and Social Sciences Honors
OBSSR invites you to attend the 11th NIH Matilda White Riley Behavioral and Social Sciences Honors on Thursday, May 31, 2018 from 8:00 am to 12 noon E.T. on the NIH main campus in Bethesda, MD (Wilson Hall, building 1). The festival is free and open to the public. Free registration for this event is required. This meeting will not be live webcast. Please register to attend this meeting in person.
OBSSR's Early Stage Investigator Call for Papers Now Open
The submission period is now open for the 11th NIH Matilda White Riley Behavioral and Social Sciences Honors Early Stage Investigators (ESI, within 10 years of their terminal degree) paper competition. OBSSR will pay the travel expenses for up to five ESI honorees to present the findings from their accepted paper and participate in a moderated discussion of future research possibilities during the meeting. The submissions deadline is February 16, 2018, 9 a.m. ET.
NIH's All of Us Research Program Seeks Input on Research Priorities
The All of Us Research Program invites you to submit your ideas of important research questions the
program could answer. This input will help the program identify new features to add to the All of Us platform to support research across a range of health topics and advance precision medicine. The program requests submissions by February 23, 2018, in advance of the All of Us Research Priorities
Workshop in March.
Submit an Idea
CHIPS Research Training Institute Accepting Applications
If you are a child psychiatry resident, postdoctoral fellow, or junior faculty member with a strong interest in mental health research for children and adolescents, you are invited to apply to the Child Intervention, Prevention, and Services (CHIPS) program training institute to be held May 21-24, 2018 in Baltimore, MD. Funded through a five-year grant from the National Institute of Mental Health, this interdisciplinary training consortium will help enhance your career and help you find direction and faculty mentors.
Applications are due by Monday, February 26, 2018.
NCI's TIDIRC Training Now Accepting Applications
NCI’s Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences is hosting a Training Institute for Dissemination and Implementation (D&I) Research in Cancer to provide participants with a thorough grounding in conducting D&I research with a specific focus on cancer, across the cancer control continuum. In 2018, the institute will utilize a combination of a 4-month online course (six modules with related assignments) between March 15 and June 29, 2018, and a 2-day in-person training to be held July 9 and 10, 2018, in Bethesda, MD.
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