2015 News and Announcements

Learn what is going on in the world of research through announcements and reports from various funding agencies, the federal government, and Howard University.

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December 21, 2015 Winter Break Campus Closure
  As a reminder, the University has implemented a Winter Break Full Campus Closure from Monday, Dec. 21, 2015 through Friday, Jan. 1, 2016...Read More
December 2, 2015 [APPLICATION DEADLINE] Defense Health Program
  Neurotoxin Exposure Treatment Parkinson's Research Program Funding Opportunities for Fiscal Year 2015...Read More
November 2, 2015 [APPLICATION DEADLINE] Pilot Awards for Translational and Clinical Studies
  A major focus of the new CTSA is to advance transformation of the research process...Read More
October 30, 2015 Summer Faculty Research Fellowships for Summer 2016
  Awarded annually by the Office of the Associate Provost for Research and Graduate Studies, summer faculty research fellowships are available for tenure-track assistant professors in the Academic and Health Sciences...Read More
October 27, 2015 Defense Medical Research and Development Program
  Department of Defense, Defense Health Program, Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs, Defense Medical Research and Development Program...Read More
October 22, 2015 Science Editors are Coming to Howard University!
  Deciding where to submit your manuscript, the peer review process, compliance with funder mandates, and the new open access journal, Science Advances...Read More
October 16, 2015 [LoT DEADLINE] Pilot Awards for Translational and Clinical Studies
  A major focus of the new CTSA is to advance transformation of the research process...Read More
October 6-7, 2015 East Coast Regional Naval Awareness Workshop
  The Department of Navy's (DoN) Historically Black Colleges and Universities and Minority Institutions (HBCU/MI) Program is sponsoring the East Coast Regional Naval Awareness Workshop on Howard University’s campus...Read More
September 30, 2015 Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE) Research Initiation Initiative (CRII)
  With the goal of encouraging research independence immediately upon obtaining one's first academic position after receipt of the PhD,...Read More
September 24, 2015 Fall HU RCMI Roundtable Discussion
  The event will feature "speed networking" sessions which will allow attendees to interact with faculty who have shared research interests...Read More
September 23, 2015 Publish Your Case Reports Workshop
  Learn how to write a case report and get it published...Read More
August 3-14, 2015 2015 NIMHD Translational Health Disparities Course
  The National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD) will again host a course on the science of health disparities this summer...Read More
July 1,, 2015 Good Clinical Practice (GCP) Training
  To ensure a well-trained professional workforce in clinical research and enhance our human subject protection program, the Howard University's (HU) Office of Regulatory Research Compliance (ORRC) now mandates the Good Clinical Practice (GCP) course for relevant research personnel...Read More
April 23, 2015 2015 Summer Research Processing Memo
  As the spring semester is coming to an end, I would like everyone to begin planning for summer activity...Read More
April 16, 2015 Research Week
  Research Week 2015 is part of our ongoing efforts to foster the research mission and to celebrate the University’s research enterprise...Read More
March 13, 2015 Research Offices Spring Break Closure
  Research Administrative Services (RAS) and the Office of Research Development (ORD) will be closed beginning Friday, March 13, 2015 at 5:00pm... Read More