Monday, August 25, 2008
Friday, August 22, 2008
It's documented: According to the National Science Foundation, federal funding for scientific research lagged behind inflation in fiscal 2007. NSF calculated the decline at 1.6 percent. The role of the federal government as a funder of academic R&D continues to shrink. Details are available at NSF's website.
Wednesday, August 20, 2008
Monday, August 18, 2008
Financial conflict of interest can pose a threat to the integrity of biomedical research. Are you current on the topic? Check the tutorial to find out. For additional information about conflict of interest, see NIH's resource page on the topic.
Thursday, August 14, 2008
Tuesday, August 12, 2008
NSF's National Science Board seeks public comments on cost sharing, both mandatory and voluntary. Comments can be emailed to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Click on the link above to read the full announcement in the Aug. 6 issue of the Federal Register.
Check out this new e-newsletter produced by the NIH Working Group on Women in Biomedical Careers. In addition to information about NIH funding opportunities, it has links to articles about gender equality in academia and other topics.