Alison HallFor those investigators interested in developing expertise in clinical research, the NIH Clinical Center's Introduction to the Principles and Practice of Clinical Research (IPPCR) course trains registrants on how to effectively and safely conduct clinical research. Registration opens October 1, 2018.
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New lists were just created to include funding opportunities in each research area. You should have received this by email, and we encourage you to go to the Research Matters website to take another look. Go to the Funding Announcements page, click on a research theme, and click the “Primary Funding List 2018-2019”.  ...continue reading New funding opportunities

Summer often means an influx of visiting students and volunteers in our laboratories. SMHS is committed to providing a safe and healthy laboratory environment for all members of the campus community and visitors.

All laboratory visitors MUST complete ...continue reading Safety Training Mandatory

Photo of Robert MillerIn anticipation of GW Research Days next week, I urge you to attend the keynote remarks from Mary Woolley, the President and CEO of Research!America. She will discuss “Your role in Changing Hearts and Minds for Science” at 9 am Wednesday April 11, 2018 in Lisner Auditorium. ...continue reading Research to Improve Your Health

In 2016, Foundations made almost $60 billion in philanthropic contributions nationally, and Corporations gave almost $19 billion. These organizations may present a great opportunity to diversify your research or programmatic funding… and SMHS Institutional Giving is here to help! ...continue reading How Corporate and Foundation Relations Support Faculty, Research and Programs

All NIH-funded investigators must report on how Individual Development Plans (IDPs) are used on campus for the students and postdocs supported by their grants, in the annual progress report RPPR in section B, “Accomplishments.” NIH asks training programs to describe how IDPs are used ...continue reading Goal Setting with Individual Development Plans (IDPs)

Eden DejeneWith GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences graduate and medical program staff, I attended the Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (ABRCMS) in Phoenix, Arizona in the hopes of recruiting students to our programs.  This conference was a great opportunity for students to develop as ...continue reading Recruiting Future Researchers at ABRCMS

Robert MillerWhen I joined George Washington University three years ago, the School of Medicine and Health Sciences was just developing a strategic plan that included a goal to “Augment the SMHS research portfolio and elevate its prominence through enhanced quality and impact.” Since that time, many have put energy into building the ...continue reading SMHS Research, Analysis By the Numbers