Events

Upcoming Events at Brown University

R00 Panel Discussion: The NIH Pathway to Independence Award Cancelled 2/9/2017

Date: - TBD - 2017 semester
Time: - TBD
Location: -TBD

Registration: - TBD

Known as the Pathway to Independence award, the NIH’s K99/R00 transitional award is designed to facilitate a postdoc’s ability to transition to an independent scientist role earlier in his or her career. At this event we will hear from three current Brown faculty members who have done just that--earned K99/R00 awards and landed faculty positions. If you are a graduate student or postdoc who is interested in learning more about this award, don’t miss this event! Pizza will be served; sign up here to let us know you’re interested in attending and to submit questions to the panel.

Grantsmanship I: The Fundamentals of Grant Writing

Date: Thursday, March 02, 2017 
Time: Noon - 1:00 PM
Location: Science Center Main Room, Sciences Library, 3rd Floor, Room 315

This workshop will present the fundamentals of grant writing, including identifying priorities & avoiding pitfalls when applying for the NIH’s project grants. Presented by Justine Allen, Ph.D.  This session is open to all BioMed graduate students, postdocs, faculty and staff. Space is limited--please register here. Thursday, March 2 from 12-1 PM at Science Center Main Room, Sciences Library, 3rd Floor, Room 315. 

Providence Bruins Tickets!

Date: Friday, March 03, 2017 
Time: 7:05 PM
Location: Dunkin' Donuts Center
Registration: bit.ly/PBruins

Get half price P-Bruins tickets for the March 3 game against the Albany Devils! Fill out the form and bring in your payment by Friday, February 10 to join the fun! 

Grantsmanship II: The Peer Review Process

Date: Thursday, March 23, 2017 
Time: Noon - 1:00 PM
Location: TBD

Identify priorities and avoid pitfalls when applying for federal funding; this workshop specifically addresses NIH F-series awards. How do funding agencies evaluate your grant applications? How do reviewers really assess your research? Join presenter Justine Allen, PhD, for an insider’s perspective on the review process and learn to tailor your grant proposals to meet agencies’ goals! Please register here and mark your calendar for this helpful and insightful session. Thursday, March 23rd from 12-1 PM at.Location TBD.

Note: If there is inclement weather and the University is closed, any event listed will be cancelled, and possibly rescheduled at a later date. Call the Brown Snow Line at 863-3111 for further information, or listen to local school closings.