Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's Clinical Scholars Program applications are open until 3/8/17

Applications for the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program are now open. The program provides funding and leadership training to clinically active providers to help leverage their ideas to improve health outcomes in communities across the country.  We welcome applications from providers working in collaboration with community members or organizations. Learn more about CCPH's involvement in the program here. Applications are due March 8th at...more

Clinical Research Informatics Tech II

Full-Time Employment Opportunity: Clinical  Research Informatics Tech II   Primary responsibilities include: meeting with investigators to determine research data support requirements for their projects, preparing written data management work plans, and independently writing sections of reports, research papers, posters and presentations.   Full details available on the website (Job Posting Number 4814). Closes 02/07/2017.    ...more

Molecular Development Grants, due 1/30/17

The Department of Pharmacology and Toxology has established a pilot program of Molecular Development Grants to support drug discovery or chemical applications with commercial potential. They expect to support ~$100K in the first round of pilot support. Deadline: Jan. 30, 2017 Maximum grant size: $30K Goal: Provide MSU faculty with access to the new drug discovery cores (Assay Development and High Throughput Screening,  Med Chem, and In Vivo Facility -

Information Technology Professional Needed

Full-Time Employment Opportunity: Information Technology Professional   The successful candidate will be charged with supporting desktop computing for internal staff and acting in a helpdesk capacity for the variety of external services we support.   Full details available on the website (Job Posting Number 4613). Closes 01/03/2016.    ...more

Information Tech II

Full-Time Employment Opportunity: Information Tech II The primary responsibility of this position is to support a CDC-funded research project on the causes of Autism. Full details available on the website (Job Posting Number 4492). Closes 12/13/2016. Required experience in information technology: Software development, building C# .NET web applications including working directly with MSSQL backend Building PHP web applications Database experience including...more

Register NOW! Viewing Information in KC

The registration for Viewing Information in KC eCourse is now available. This eCourse is suggested for Faculty and Department/College Research Administrators, however it is available to all users. To register please complete the request access to Viewing Information in KC You will be notified via email once the request has been processed ...more

PCORI Information

A Call and Prizes for Cardiovascular Research Questions Today the American Heart Association (AHA) and PCORI announced a new challenge to researchers and clinicians. The challenge calls on them to suggest study hypotheses to address evidence gaps identified by people with cardiovascular disease and their caregivers. Proposals should focus on questions that can be answered through comparative clinical effectiveness research (CER) with a precision medicine approach. Responses are due by...more

Environmental Health & Safety Courses Moving to New System

As part of a collaboration to combine required training under a single secure portal, Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) courses are moving to the Saba training system. The course links on the EHS website will soon pass trainees to the MSU NetID login portal.  Users can access topics from Asbestos to Water Protection by logging in with their MSU NetID and password. Researchers can now view biosafety and chemical safety training in the same portal as IACUC and IRB training records --...more

NIH Salary Cap $185K - Jan. 10, 2016

The National Institutes of Health has released notice NOT-OD-16-045 indicating that the salary cap will be increasing to $185,100 effective January 10, 2016. Please note, when creating a budget that includes faculty on Academic Year (AY) appointments, the capped amount for the academic year is $138,825, and $46,275 during the summer. See print-friendly details here. (PDF) Please contact your OSP Proposal Team if you have any questions....more

NIH App Changes, as of Jan. 25, 2016

NIH has released an updated SF424 (R&R) Application Guide to be used for proposals with due dates on and between January 25, 2016 and May 24, 2016. The new guide includes significant changes on what is to be included in proposals.   The most significant change included with the updated application guide is to incorporate NIH’s initiative to enhance rigor and reproducibility in funded research. To implement this initiative, NIH has revised what is included in the Research Strategy...more