Research

Call for Applications: Indigenous Trauma and Resilience Research Center Pilot Grant Program

Call for Applications: Indigenous Trauma and Resilience Research Center Pilot Grant Program

January 27, 2022 at 11:01 am

The Indigenous Trauma & Resilience Research Center (ITRRC) is announcing a new pilot grant program for 2022-23. These 1-year pilot grants are designed to fund research addressing the impact of historical and unresolved trauma on health inequities within the American Indian (AI) and Alaska Native (AN) populations. Background/Purpose: The ITRRCRead More

Nobel laureate James Allison to speak at biomedical sciences seminar series Feb. 23

Nobel laureate James Allison to speak at biomedical sciences seminar series Feb. 23

January 20, 2022 at 1:35 pm

The Department of Biomedical Sciences and the Biomedical Graduate Student Association are excited to announce the next event in their Seminar Series. On Feb. 23, 2022, Dr. James P. Allison, 2018 Nobel Laureate in Medicine and Physiology, will give an online talk to the UND School of Medicine & HealthRead More

NIGMS director to speak at 42nd Annual Frank Low Research Day on April 21

NIGMS director to speak at 42nd Annual Frank Low Research Day on April 21

January 13, 2022 at 11:45 am

The 42nd Annual Frank Low Research Day will be held as a virtual event on Thursday, April 21, 2022, and will feature keynote speaker Jon R. Lorsch, Ph.D., director of the National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS). NIGMS supports more than 5,500 investigators and 5,000 research grants–around 11 percentRead More

Research Tips: Do you need a modification on your sponsored project?

Research Tips: Do you need a modification on your sponsored project?

January 13, 2022 at 11:31 am

If you need to make changes to an awarded project, a Request for Modification form must be completed and forwarded to the central Research and Sponsored Program Development (RSPD) Office. These changes could include a no-cost extension, principal investigator change, or a carry forward request. The form is located onRead More

Research Tip: Proposal checklist and proposal routing in Novelution

Research Tip: Proposal checklist and proposal routing in Novelution

January 7, 2022 at 12:14 pm

Did you know the SMHS Grants Management website provides various resources needed to submit proposals? One of the newest items is a Proposal Checklist with proposal routing (Novelution) instruction highlights. This checklist gives you some things to think about early in the proposal process and a walkthrough of the order of whatRead More

Request for applications: DaCCoTA TREE Pilot Grant

Request for applications: DaCCoTA TREE Pilot Grant

December 22, 2021 at 2:43 pm

The Pilot Projects Program and the Biostatistics, Epidemiology, and Research Design Core for the Dakota Cancer Collaborative on Translational Activity (DaCCoTA) are requesting applications for Translating Epidemiology to Experiments (TREE) Pilot Grant Awards. The goal of the DaCCoTA program is to stimulate the growth of expertise and engagement in health-relatedRead More

Research Tip: Frequently used facts

Research Tip: Frequently used facts

December 9, 2021 at 2:03 pm

Are you looking for instutitional facts and numbers for your grant proposal: Federal Identification Number, Congressional District, DUNS, CAGE CODE, etc.? The SMHS Grants Resources website has a frequently used facts page at: https://med.und.edu/grants-management/facts.html. If you don’t find what you are looking for, be sure to contact Diane.Hillebrand@UND.edu.

ND-INBRE team receives multiple grants from National Institutes of Health

ND-INBRE team receives multiple grants from National Institutes of Health

December 2, 2021 at 12:50 pm

A team of UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences (SMHS) biomedical researchers affiliated with North Dakota’s IDeA Networks of Biomedical Research Excellence (INBRE) has received a collaboration award from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Emily Biggane, Ph.D., research faculty at United TribesRead More

Research Tips: Naming and saving files

Research Tips: Naming and saving files

December 2, 2021 at 12:49 pm

When naming NIH files to attach to a packet, please be sure to follow these guidelines (summarized below): File names need to be 50 characters or fewer (including spaces). All names in one packet need to be unique. Use any of the following characters: A-Z, a-z, 0-9, underscore, hyphen, space, andRead More

Research Tips: NIH ‘FORMS-G’ grant instructions coming for Jan. 25 due dates

Research Tips: NIH ‘FORMS-G’ grant instructions coming for Jan. 25 due dates

November 18, 2021 at 11:14 am

The National Institutes of Health has issued NOT-OD-21-169 announcing the new FORMS-G. When starting a new ASSIST application, note that you will need to choose either FORMS-F (use on or before Jan. 25, 2022) or FORMS-G (use after Jan. 25, 2022). Please use the correct form at the time youRead More

Research Tidbit: Financial Conflict of Interest via CITI

Research Tidbit: Financial Conflict of Interest via CITI

November 10, 2021 at 1:11 pm

Researchers! Did you know that the Public Health Service Financial Conflict of Interest (FCOI) training is now done through CITI training for faculty and staff? Currently, the electronic proposal routing system, Novelution, is not yet integrated with the CITI training. For now, if you receive a notification about FCOI fromRead More

Call for abstracts: ACP and SHM ND Chapters poster competition

Call for abstracts: ACP and SHM ND Chapters poster competition

September 9, 2021 at 10:12 am

Do you excel at research? Have you come across an interesting case where your colleagues could benefit from your findings? Do you have any projects that promote patient safety or outcomes measurement? Don’t miss this opportunity to submit a medical abstract to the ACP/SHM combined North Dakota State Chapter Competition!Read More

DaCCoTA announces call for applications on several grant opportunities

DaCCoTA announces call for applications on several grant opportunities

September 2, 2021 at 12:17 pm

The Dakota Cancer Collaborative on Translational Activity (DaCCoTA) is pleased to announce a call for applications for several professional development and pilot project grant opportunities. The goal of DaCCoTA is to stimulate growth of expertise and engagement in cancer-related clinical and translational research (CTR) in the Dakota region. The Professional DevelopmentRead More

Registration extended, poster prizes announced for Host-Pathogen Symposium on Sept. 21

Registration extended, poster prizes announced for Host-Pathogen Symposium on Sept. 21

August 5, 2021 at 1:57 pm

The SMHS Center for Biomedical Research Excellence (CoBRE) for Host-Pathogen Interactions is inviting researchers and clinicians interested in infection, immunity, and inflammation to participate in the Sixth Annual Host-Pathogen CoBRE Symposium to be held as a virtual event on Tuesday, Sept. 21. Confirmed keynote speakers for the event are: ThomasRead More

Golovko receives major NIH grant to study metabolism in the brain

Golovko receives major NIH grant to study metabolism in the brain

June 29, 2021 at 11:23 am

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has awarded a $2.3 million R01 grant to Mikhail Golovko, Ph.D., associate professor in the Department of Biomedical Sciences at the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences (SMHS). The new R01 grant, the most prestigious research award of its type the NIH provides,Read More