and Endocrine Research Grants
Diabetes Endocrinology Research Center (DERC) requests
submission of applications for support to perform
pilot and feasibility studies in diabetes and related
endocrine and metabolic disorders.
investigators who are starting their laboratories,
or established investigators who wish to take a new
direction to their studies, are encouraged to submit
applications to the Diabetes Endocrinology Research
Center, 501 Stemmler Hall, by Tuesday, January
original and 12 copies of the DERC Application form
must be used. The Application form can be picked up
in the DERC office in 501 Stemmler or contact Michele
Ludlow (email@example.com or
215-898-4365) and a copy will be either faxed
or e-mailed to you.
human subjects will be participating in the proposed
research, it will be necessary to submit NIH Human
Subject forms with the application. If animal research
is being proposed, we will need an original and three
copies of the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee
(IACUC) protocol forms.
will be reviewed by the Diabetes Research Center's
Pilot and Feasibility Review Committee and by extramural
consultants. Based on the outstanding evaluation of
the recent competitive renewal of the Diabetes Research
Center, we anticipate that awards of up to $50,000
will be made (equipment and travel fund requests are
not permitted) and will be funded for one year.
who are currently in the 01 year of support through
this Pilot and Feasibility Program may reapply for
an additional year of funding. Such continuation requests
need to be carefully justified, however, and will
be considered as a competing renewal application.
Notification of an award will be made in April 2003.
further information, please contact Dr. Bryan Wolf,
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Room
5135, Main Building, CHOP, (215) 590-4446, or e-mail, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Almanac, Vol. 49, No. 13, November 19, 2002