Robert Wood Johnson Foundation: Systems and Services Research to Build a Culture of Health
RESEARCH
Feb 17, 2021

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation: Systems and Services Research to Build a Culture of Health

Achieving racial equity and health equity in American communities requires effective solutions to the "wrong-pocket problem": we invest in systems that are designed to improve social and economic conditions—such as housing, transportation, education, income, and employment assistance; child and family supports; and legal and criminal justice services—but the financial benefits of these often flow elsewhere, in reduced costs for medical care from diseases and injuries prevented.... Read More

Brain & Behavior Research Foundation: Young Investigator Grant
RESEARCH
Feb 17, 2021

Brain & Behavior Research Foundation: Young Investigator Grant

The BBRF Young Investigator Grant program is intended to facilitate innovative research opportunities and supports basic, as well as translational and/or clinical investigators. All research must be relevant to our understanding, treatment and prevention of serious psychiatric disorders such as: schizophrenia; bipolar; mood and anxiety disorders; or early onset brain and behavior disorders.... Read More

Health Effects Institute: Walter A. Rosenblith New Investigator Award
RESEARCH
Feb 17, 2021

Health Effects Institute: Walter A. Rosenblith New Investigator Award

HEI has established the Walter A. Rosenblith New Investigator Award to provide funding for outstanding investigators who are beginning independent research. By providing financial support for investigators at this early point in their careers, HEI hopes to encourage highly qualified individuals to undertake research on the health effects of air pollution.... Read More

Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative (SFARI): Supplement to Enhance Equity and Diversity Award
RESEARCH
Feb 17, 2021

Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative (SFARI): Supplement to Enhance Equity and Diversity Award

The mission of the Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative (SFARI) is to improve the understanding, diagnosis and treatment of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) by funding innovative research of the highest quality and relevance. With the understanding that diversity in the scientific workforce is an important element for the goal of advancing autism science, SFARI announces a new program that will provide supplements to existing grants for the recruitment of new lab members from American underrepresented minority groups at the postdoctoral level.... Read More

Research Mentor Training for Spring 2021 Open for Registration
EDUCATION
Feb 16, 2021

Research Mentor Training for Spring 2021 Open for Registration

Research Mentor Training is a 6-hour, process-based training designed to help research mentors maximize the effectiveness of their mentoring relationships. It does this by providing mentors with an intellectual framework for mentoring, an opportunity to experiment with various mentoring methods, and a forum in which to solve mentoring dilemmas with the help of their peers. ... Read More

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