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  • Blog post - small business funding
    May 22, 2014

    Most government funding agencies, including the NIH, have special pots of money reserved for small businesses. Dr. M-D Kerns, Small Business Program Coordinator in the NIA Division of Extramural Activities, has a new blog post about this...

  • Watch live: National Advisory Council on Aging webcast May 21
    May 20, 2014

    The Advisory Council of the National Institute on Aging is holding one of its thrice yearly meetings on Wednesday, May 21, 2014 from 8:00 a.m. EDT until 12:45 p.m EDT or until all business is completed. Please tune in to watch the live...

  • Blog post - are you getting everything that NIH has to offer?
    May 15, 2014

    There is a new list of NIH information sources for funding announcements and important updates about applications, review, and grants policies relevant to researchers and their work. Ensure you’re not missing out with a new blog...

  • NIHSeniorHealth.gov marks 10 years as health resource for older adults
    May 14, 2014

    Website was early model for senior-friendly design NIHSeniorHealth, a senior-friendly website from the National Institute on Aging and the National Library of Medicine, offers health and wellness information...

  • Disparities research network connects members with LinkedIn
    May 13, 2014

    Members can now join NIA’s Health Disparities Research Persons Network (HDPRN) group on LinkedIn. NIA’s Health Disparities Research Persons Network (HDRPN) has a new home with LinkedIn,...

  • Women of Color Research Network receives health information award
    May 13, 2014

    The Women of Color Research Network (WoCRn), an online community to help women succeed in research, with a special focus on enhancing diversity in biomedical science, has received the Health Improvement Institute’s Aesculapius Award...

  • Leadership changes in NIA’s Division of Neuroscience
    May 13, 2014

    Phelps, Ryan appointed to new roles NIA’s Division of Neuroscience recently announced the appointment of two long-serving staff members to new leadership positions. Dr. Creighton (Tony) Phelps recently...

  • NIA welcomes Studenski as chief of the Longitudinal Studies Section
    May 13, 2014

    Dr. Stephanie Studenski joins NIA as BLSA director and chief of the Longitudinal Studies Section in the Translational Gerontology Branch of NIA’s Intramural Research Program. On January 24, 2014...

  • JOB OPPORTUNITY at the National Institute on Aging, Division of Behavioral and Social Research
    May 5, 2014

    The National Institute on Aging (NIA) is recruiting a dynamic and experienced psychological or behavioral scientist with academic training and expertise related to behavioral medicine, mechanisms of behavior change, and the design and...

  • USA.gov features NIA publications
    May 5, 2014

    A new NIA guest post on the USA.gov blog describes how to plan ahead before a medical emergency: "No one ever plans to be sick or disabled. But being prepared for all kinds of health situations can make all the difference in an...

  • Blog post - encouraging older adults to participate in research
    April 30, 2014

    Researchers tell us that recruiting older adults for research studies—especially older adults from underrepresented groups—is one of their greatest challenges. Dr. Nina Silverberg, assistant director of the Alzheimer’s...

  • Blog post - new resubmission policy
    April 23, 2014

    The NIH recently issued a new resubmission policy for grant applications. After an unsuccessful A1 submission (or A0 submission) investigators may submit a similar application as a new (A0) application. NIH will not review the new...

  • Blog post - working with Congress
    April 16, 2014

    The NIA recently hired someone new to help us work with Congress, outside groups, and others who would like to interact with NIA leadership. Dr. Marie A. Bernard, NIA deputy director explains that government agencies must have a point of...

  • Dr. Matthew Gillman May 1 at the GeroScience Interest Group (GSIG) spring seminar
    April 15, 2014

    Subject: Dr. Matthew Gillman May 1 at the GeroScience Interest Group (GSIG) spring seminar When: Thursday, May 1, 2014, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Where: Lipsett Amphitheater, Building 10, NIH Title: "Developmental Origins of Health and...

  • Blog post - percentiling of grant applications
    April 9, 2014

    Different kinds of NIA grant applications receive different kinds of scores when they are reviewed. Some applications get a percentile rank, while others get a priority score. Dr. Robin Barr, director of the NIA Division of Extramural...

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