Scientific Presentation Webinars

The Research Coordinating Center (RCC) has identified and presented research funding opportunities that leverage the expertise within the Translational Research Clusters. Over the past year, the RCC Liaisons have conducted more than 40 webinars to discuss FOA specifications and requirements, and to form and support working groups across the RCMI community to prepare applications in … Continue reading »

XULA College of Pharmacy NINTH HEALTH DISPARITIES CONFERENCE (March 16 – 17, 2017)

  Xavier University of Louisiana College of Pharmacy’s Center for Minority Health and Health Disparities, Research and Education will host its 10th Anniversary Health Disparities Conference March 16–17, 2017 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Conference participants will include clinicians (pharmacists, physicians, nurses, physician assistants, and allied health professionals), health policy makers, researchers, health educators, public and … Continue reading »

NINDS K01 technical webinar for Junior Faculty — March 22, 2017 What You Need to Know About the NINDS Diversity Faculty Development K01 Award: Tips for Preparing Your Application March 22, 2017, 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. Eastern Time Learn about the NINDS K01 diversity faculty development award from successful applicants and a reviewer of these mechanisms. This webinar will take you through the process of … Continue reading »

NRMNet experiences significant participant growth!

NRMNet experiences significant participant growth! The Research Resources and Outreach Core (RROC) of the National Research Mentoring Network (NRMN) funded by the National Institutes of Health was developed to provide enhanced networking, professional development training and mentorship experiences for scholars affiliated with the RCMI Translational Research Network (RTRN) and other diverse institutions. We partner with … Continue reading »

Training Workshop to Ensure Diversity, Inclusion and Meaningful Participation in Clinical Trials, the ABC Cardiovascular Disease Study (A CME Program)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Nicole Crowell, M.S., RTRN Project Director Morehouse School of Medicine (404) 752-8651 Medical and academic organizations unite to host workshop on increasing minority participation in Cardiovascular Clinical Trials January 20, 2017- Atlanta, GA – The Association of Black Cardiologists (ABC), Morehouse School of Medicine in collaboration with the Research Centers … Continue reading »


Programs to Increase Diversity Among Individuals Engaged in Health-Related Research SUMMER TRAINING FOR UNDERREPRESENTED JUNIOR FACULTY If you know of colleagues who would benefit from this innovative research training and mentorship opportunity, we urge you to encourage them to Apply. We would appreciate your help in getting the word out … · Forward this message … Continue reading »

Effects of Extrinsic Environmental Factors on Animal Research: Rigor and Reproducibility

Request for Information (RFI): Effects of Extrinsic Environmental Factors on Animal Research: Rigor and Reproducibility (NOT-OD-011) that the Office of Research Infrastructure Programs (ORIP) has issued recently, is of interest to you and to applicants and grantees of programs you manage. This RFI gives an opportunity to provide input towards ORIP’s priorities for future programs. … Continue reading »