Role of Environmental Chemical Exposures in the Development of Obesity, Type 2 Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome (R01)

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Description The Program Announcement, issued by the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), encourages grant applications to understand the role of environmental chemical exposures in the development of obesity, type 2 diabetes and/or metabolic syndrome. Applications must link an environmental exposure to the increased incidence of weight gain, glucose tolerance/insulin sensitivity and aspects of […]

Are you smarter than a US diplomat? Take the Christian Science Monitor version of the Foreign Service Exam.

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  Diplomats working for the US Foreign Service are responsible for carrying out the policy of the United States. In order to serve at one of the 265 US diplomatic missions around the world, applicants must pass a series of examinations. The tests consist of a job knowledge test, English language test, essays, oral exams, […]

Countermeasures Against Chemical Threats (CounterACT) Cooperative Research Projects (U01)

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Description This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) encourages grant applications for Countermeasures Against Chemical Threats (CounterACT) Cooperative Research Projects (U01s). The mission of the CounterACT U01 program is to develop new and improved therapeutics for chemical threats. Chemical threats are toxic chemicals that could be used in a terrorist attack or accidentally released from industrial production, […]

Improved Diagnostic Capabilities for Select Biodefense and Emerging Pathogens (R21/R33)

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Description To support basic to translational research focused on development of improved and/or field-appropriate diagnostic capabilities for select biodefense and emerging pathogens. Link to Full Announcement http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-AI-11-024.html Document Type: Grants Notice Funding Opportunity Number: RFA-AI-11-024 Opportunity Category: Discretionary Posted Date: Mar 17, 2011 Creation Date: Mar 17, 2011 Original Closing Date for Applications: Jul 14, […]

Updated Contact Information on Alums

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Dr. Lissa Fahlman, D.C., M.S.P.H., Epidemiologist The Arthritis Research Institute of America (ARIA) 300 S. Duncan Ave., Suite 188 Clearwater, FL 33755 Jennifer Peregoy, Epidemiologist and Science Writer The Arthritis Research Institute of America (ARIA) 300 S. Duncan Ave., Suite 188 Clearwater, FL 33755  Emmeline Sangeorzan, Biostatician The Arthritis Research Institute of America (ARIA) 300 […]