Monthly Archives: August 2017

NIH Requests for Applications

Limited Competition: A Data Resource for Analyzing Blood and Marrow Transplants (U24) (RFA-CA-17-031) National Cancer Institute National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Application Receipt Date(s): October 26, 2017), by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization. All types of non-AIDS … Continue reading

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NIH NOtices

Request for Information (RFI): Infrastructure for Research in Nonhuman Primates (NOT-OD-17-099) Division of Program Coordination, Planning and Strategic Initiatives, Office of Research Infrastructure Programs Notice of Correction to NOT-OD-17-090 “Request for Information (RFI): Inviting Comments on the Environmental Influences on … Continue reading

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Scientists Develop Tobacco-based Zika Vaccine 

Scientists at Arizona State University (ASU) recently developed a tobacco (plant)-based vaccine that may be safer and less expensive than other Zika vaccine candidates. This vaccine uses a pseudovirus (fake virus) to protect patients. Viruses in the Zika family (flavivirus family) … Continue reading

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Epidemiology Program for American Indian/Alaska Native Tribes and Urban Indian Communities – Competing Supplement

The purpose of this cooperative agreement is to strengthen public health capacity and to fund Tribes, Tribal and Urban Indian organizations, and intertribal consortia in identifying relevant health status indicators and priorities using sound epidemiologic principles. Work-plans submitted in response … Continue reading

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Preventing Alcohol-Related Deaths through Social Detoxification

The purpose of this IHS cooperative agreement is to increase access to community-based prevention strategies to provide social detoxification, evaluation, stabilization, fostering patient readiness for and entry into treatment for alcohol use disorders and when appropriate, other substance use disorders. … Continue reading

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Preventing Alcohol-Related Deaths

Preventing Alcohol-Related Deaths The purpose of the IHS Preventing Alcohol-Related Deaths cooperative agreement is to increase access to community-based prevention strategies to provide social detoxification, evaluation, stabilization, fostering patient readiness for and entry into treatment for alcohol use disorders and … Continue reading

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Behavioral Health Integration Initiative The purpose of the IHS Behavioral Health Integration Initiative (BH2I)

Behavioral Health Integration Initiative The purpose of the IHS Behavioral Health Integration Initiative (BH2I) grant opportunity is to improve the physical and mental health status of people with behavioral health issues by developing an integrative, coordinated system of care between … Continue reading

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