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ELSI Research

The University of Utah has a strong tradition in human genetics and ELSI research. Our NIH grant is a collaborative, trans-disciplinary center for research and teaching in ELSI issues. The University of Utah Center for Excellence in ELSI Research (UCEER) focuses primarily on issues relevant to population screening for genetic conditions in the health care of women and children. 

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U of U Health Sciences Researchers Among Faculty Awardees
education
May 11, 2022

U of U Health Sciences Researchers Among Faculty Awardees

The University of Utah awards select faculty members on an annual basis for exceptional work in teaching, research mentorship and service. As the U recently announced the 2022 awardees, we want to call particular attention faculty members who are part of our health sciences research community.... Read More

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Health Sciences Graduate Student Fellowship Program
research
May 10, 2022

Health Sciences Graduate Student Fellowship Program

This program was developed at the recommendation of the Research Training & Career Development Committee (RTRAC) and with input from the Basic Science Working Group, Clinical-department Research Working Group, Health Sciences Deans, and the Vice Dean for Finance. It follows the structure of incentive programs at peer institutions and is intended to maximize success in research education for students, faculty, and departments/colleges by incentivizing the submission of competitive individual fellowship proposals.... Read More

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UTAH DRC Collaborative Pilot & Feasibility Awards
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May 10, 2022

UTAH DRC Collaborative Pilot & Feasibility Awards

Pilot & Feasibility Awards through an ongoing collaborative program with the University of Utah starting 12/1/22, pending competitive renewal of NIDDK funding in 2022. The contact Principal Investigator of this program at University of Utah is Dr. Scott Summers. The goal of this program is to develop preliminary data leading to the submission of new applications for independent (NIH, JDRF, or ADA) research grants.... Read More

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Genentech Foundation: Grants for Health Equity and Diversity in STEM
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May 10, 2022

Genentech Foundation: Grants for Health Equity and Diversity in STEM

Genentech and Genentech Foundation are inviting proposals for the 2022 Health Equity and Diversity in STEM Innovation Fund, a biennial, competitive process focused on funding organizations and initiatives led by people of color. The fund seeks proposals to support the major priorities of health equity and workforce diversity through three main aims.... Read More

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