The R&D Center's Proposal Development Unit invites the UPRM research community to the

2011 NIH on CAMPUS

October 13 & 14, 2011


General Library, Room A





Thursday, October 13:

    10:30 am  The NIH Update: ESI & Peer Review Results and Adjustments

                        Presented by Alfonso Latoni, PhD.
                        Deputy Chief, Scientific Review Branch, National Institute on Aging

       2:00 pm   NIH Resubmission Strategies
                        Presented by Kathy Grzech
                        Associate Director, Proposal Development Office, Univ. of Kentucky

        3:30 pm  Hot Topics on NIH Research

  • The NIH Roadmap & the NIH Common Fund
  • What is NIH focusing on?  What's new?
  • Translational & other research initiatives
Friday, October 14:
        1:30 pm    Hot Topics on Research Administration (Panel)
  • NIH FCOI policies - What have institutions to do now?
  • Upcoming transition to Research Performance Progress Reports
  • Changes @ eRA Commons
  • Compliance in Research- Available Resources for Research Administrators