Research Announcements

PCORI December 2013 Funding Cycle Opens

The Funding Center opens, Sept. 16, to receive proposals for funding under the December 2013 Cycle of broad PCORI Funding Announcements (PFAs). Letters of intent for proposals addressing any of the five National Priorities for Research are due by 5 p.m. ET on Tuesday, Oct. 15. Visit the Funding Center to see the full PFAs.

Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center ACS Institutional Research Seed Grant Announced

The Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center is soliciting American Cancer Society-supported seed grants up to $50,000 for the period of Jan. 1 to Dec. 31, 2014.

Read about the seed grant program

Link to Full Announcement

Advancing Vaccines in the Genomic Era

This October researchers are invited to attend Advancing Vaccines in the Genomic Era, a meeting held as part of the Keystone Symposia Global Health Series supported by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. The meeting will be held October 31 – November 4, 2013 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. More information can be found at