Travel Stipend for Faculty Dependent Care - UofU Health
EDUCATION
Dec 16, 2019

Travel Stipend for Faculty Dependent Care - UofU Health

The University of Utah Health strongly supports faculty who are working to balance family wellness with scholarly and professional obligations. Funds are available to individual faculty members to offset the costs associated with dependent care.... Read More

1U4U Innovation Funding
RESEARCH
Dec 16, 2019

1U4U Innovation Funding

1U4U is a program designed to seed faculty collaborations in areas of mutual research, scholarship, education, and institutional opportunity, bridging both academic affairs and health sciences. 1U4U will open for proposals on January 13, 2020.... Read More

CZI: Collaborative Pairs Pilot Project Awards
RESEARCH
Dec 13, 2019

CZI: Collaborative Pairs Pilot Project Awards

The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative invites applications for collaborative pilot projects to explore innovative, interdisciplinary approaches for addressing key challenges in the biology of neurodegenerative diseases.... Read More

Postdoctoral Fellow Selected as a 2019 STAT Wunderkind
RECOGNITION, RESEARCH
Nov 12, 2019

Postdoctoral Fellow Selected as a 2019 STAT Wunderkind

Jeff Morgan, a postdoctoral fellow with Jared Rutter, PhD, in the department of biochemistry at University of Utah Health, was selected as a 2019 STAT Wunderkind. The national competition celebrates the next generation of scientific superstars. ... Read More

W.M. Keck Foundation - Internal Call for Concept Papers
RESEARCH
Nov 07, 2019

W.M. Keck Foundation - Internal Call for Concept Papers

The Office of the Vice President for Research is seeking interdisciplinary and transformative project concepts for the W. M. Keck Foundation. Keck seeks to benefit humanity by supporting projects in two specific areas (1) medical research and (2) science and engineering, that are distinctive and novel in their approach, question the prevailing paradigm, or have the potential to break open new territory in a field. Funding requests are for $1,000,000 in direct costs over three years. Indirect costs are not supported. Larger budget requests and award extensions are not allowed. ... Read More

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation: Aligning Systems for Health
RESEARCH
Nov 07, 2019

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation: Aligning Systems for Health

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) seeks to help improve community health by fostering connections across systems that are built to last. If different sectors have the capacity and urgency to work together to address community needs, they can make and sustain progress.... Read More

Neurobiology of Suicide Symposium
RESEARCH
Nov 04, 2019

Neurobiology of Suicide Symposium

Neuroscience Initiative Fall 2019 Symposium: Neurobiology of Suicide Date: Thursday, November 21, 2019 Time: 5:00PM - 8:00PM Location: Salt Lake City Marriott University Park... Read More

Two HSC Investigators Named As University of Utah Presidential Scholars
RESEARCH
Nov 04, 2019

Two HSC Investigators Named As University of Utah Presidential Scholars

Kathy Sward, PhD, RN, Associate Professor of Nursing, and Micah Drummond, PhD, Associate Professor of Physical Therapy and Athletic Training were named University of Utah Presidential Scholars, an annual award that honors extraordinary research and academic efforts of early to mid-career faculty with funding for three years. ... Read More

Vitae 2019
RESEARCH
Nov 04, 2019

Vitae 2019

Vitae 2019 Date: Thursday, December 5, 2019 Time: 3:00PM - 5:00PM Location: Eccles Institute of Human Genetics (EIHG) Gesteland-White Auditorium... Read More

NIH Awards Support Projects That Tackle the Opioid Crisis
RESEARCH
Nov 04, 2019

NIH Awards Support Projects That Tackle the Opioid Crisis

Two University of Utah School of Medicine projects – one based in the Department of Radiology and Imaging Sciences and another in the Emergency Department – have been awarded grants through the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Helping to End Addiction Long-term Initiative (HEAL). This national effort provides $945 million in total funding to support a variety of research projects that tackle the opioid addiction and overdose crisis.... Read More

Howard Hughes Medical Institute National Competition
RESEARCH
Nov 04, 2019

Howard Hughes Medical Institute National Competition

The Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) is seeking to appoint approximately 20 new Investigators through a national open competition. This effort will expand HHMI’s community of nearly 300 Investigators, who perform basic biological research across the nation.... Read More

University Of Utah Health Neuroscientist Receives Transformative Research Award
RESEARCH
Nov 04, 2019

University Of Utah Health Neuroscientist Receives Transformative Research Award

Jason Shepherd, Ph.D., Associate Professor of the Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy at University of Utah Health and Jon M. Huntsman Presidential Chair at the University of Utah has received the National Institutes of Health Director’s Transformative Research Award. The prestigious award promotes cross-cutting, interdisciplinary approaches to research that could create or challenge existing paradigms.... Read More

Frederick A. Monette Appointed Executive Director of EHS
RESEARCH
Oct 01, 2019

Executive Director of EHS

Frederick A. Monette, M.S., has been appointed Executive Director of the newly integrated Office of Environmental Health and Safety (EHS). ... Read More

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