Research News – January 2019

Research News

New National Institutes of Health Policy for T Grants – On November 7, 2018, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) issued a policy requiring applications for institutional training grants (T15, T32, T34, T35, T36, T37, T90/R90, TL1, TL4) must include a letter on institutional letterhead signed by a key institutional leader that describes the institutional commitment to ensuring that proper policies, procedures, and oversight are in place to prevent discriminatory harassment and other discriminatory practices.

To comply with this policy, you must include this institutional letter with your grant application.

This policy applies to applications submitted for due dates on or after January 25, 2019.

If you have any questions, please contact the Office of Sponsored Research Services.


“From Clinical Discovery to Community Impact” – 2nd Annual Institute of Clinical and Translational Sciences (ICTS) Symposium and Poster Session, Tuesday, January 15, 2019, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., Eric P. Newman Education Center
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IRB Executive Chair – We are seeking to fill the IRB Executive Chair position with an experienced physician/clinical investigator committed to advancing human subjects research at Washington University’s Medical Center and Danforth Campus
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The Clinical Research Training Center (CRTC) is accepting applications for programs providing advanced training in Clinical Investigation! Postdocs, Fellows, Faculty, Jr. Faculty, and Instructors are encouraged to apply for MTPCI and MSCI
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Research News – December 2018

Getting ready to apply for a grant and don’t know where to start? Set yourself up for success with tips from the experts at NIH. Quickly learn how to access application forms, ensure your application is a good fit for an announcement, and make an important final check of your …

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Research News – November 2018

Amanda Cashen, MD, has agreed to take on the interim role of Institutional Review Board (IRB) Executive Chair for Washington University, effective October 15, 2018. Amanda will replace Jonathan Green, MD, who left the University last month and served as Executive Chair since 2010 Click here for more information Update …

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Research News – October 2018

The Institutional Review Board (IRB) Executive Chair, Jonathan Green MD, MBA, has left the University to assume a leadership position at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). We will appoint an interim IRB Executive Chair while we conduct a national search for a new leader for this integral position Click …