Research Announcements

Food for Health Retreat Registration Open

The Food for Health Initiative, a university-wide collaboration initiative, has released the Request for Applications and opened Registration for the Retreat.  Read more …

Applicants for the Food for Health research awards are required to attend the Retreat, Scheduled for November 13th, in Lincoln.

Download the RFA
Register for the Retreat

Contact Dr. Paula Turpen, for questions regarding the funding competition.

Food for Health Initiative

University of Nebraska President Hank Bounds, PhD has announced a university-wide Food for Health initiative.  This program is designed to increase multicampus collaborations and incentivize new research that will address critical food and health issues important to Nebraskans.

Faculty are invited to complete an interest survey in preparation for a team building retreat planned for November 13th in Lincoln.

Dr. Jennifer Larsen, Vice Chancellor for Research, conducted a Q & A forum for UNMC faculty to answer questions regarding the topics, collaborative teams, and funding opportunities associated with the Food for Health initiative.

See the Food for Health website for details.


PPRN Research Demonstration Projects: LOI Applicant Town Hall

PCORI Event Date and Time: Wednesday, June 24, 2015 – 02:00 pm to 03:00 pm EDT

Event Type(s): Applicant training
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This town hall will provide an overview of PCORI and help ensure that applicants submitting to the Patient-Powered Research Networks (PPRN) Research Demonstration Projects PFA have the information needed to submit a responsive letter of intent (LOI).

Rachael Fleurence, PhD, Director, CER Methods and Infrastructure Program
Sarah Daugherty, PhD, MPH, Senior Program Officer, CER Methods and Infrastructure Program