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Friday, September, 22nd, 2017 Boston Events Medford News Opportunities OVPR

The Tufts-wide Research & Scholarship Strategic Plan (RSSP) initiative seeks input from members of the research and scholarship community at all levels to: Gain insight on Tufts’ strengths in research and scholarship in all fields, including biomedical and STEM sciences, social science, arts (including creative activity and performance), and the humanities; Understand the needs of Read More

AAHRPP Full Accreditation for HS IRB!

Wednesday, September, 20th, 2017 News OVPR

The Tufts Health Sciences Human Research Protection Program (HRPP) has received full accreditation from the Association for the Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs (AAHRPP)!  The AAHRPP Council on Accreditation awarded Tufts Medical Center and Tufts University Health Sciences this initial Full Accreditation for 3 years effective September 18, 2017. An independent, non-profit accrediting body, Read More

NSF Accepting Proposals Related to Hurricane Irma

Wednesday, September, 20th, 2017 News Opportunities

NSF is accepting proposals in response to Hurricane Irma, both for immediate assistance in the recovery (RAPID) and for fundamental research that could help with better response and recovery in the future (EAGER). Please contact the NSF program officer most closely aligned with your work prior to submission in response to this program. https://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2017/nsf17135/nsf17135.jsp

Highlighting Research Awards – August 2017

Friday, September, 15th, 2017 Award Highlights

Browse Highlights by Researcher Each month, the OVPR highlights the past month’s sponsored research funding awarded to Tufts’ investigators, including both a list of funded awards and one or more featured project abstracts. You can download the list of August’s awardees by clicking the button below. In August, Tufts researchers were awarded 24 awards for Read More

Symposium on Innovations in Global Health on October 2nd

Tuesday, September, 12th, 2017 Boston Events Researchers in the News Sponsored

As part of the Tufts‐Christian Medical College (CMC) Framework Program in Global Health Innovations, funded by an NIH Fogarty International Center D43 training grant, the postdoctoral Global Health Innovation program is holding a symposium on Innovations in Global Health on Monday Oct 2nd, 2017 in the Wolff Auditorium at Tufts Medical Center. The Symposium will Read More

New Funding Opportunity for Pain Research through OnPAR

Monday, September, 11th, 2017 News Opportunities

OnPar would like to inform you about a new initiative called OnPAR (Online Partnership to Accelerate Research).  This was launched by Leidos Life Sciences in March, 2016.  It is a partnership with NIH that offers a new paradigm to provide funding for highly scored but unfunded NIH applications by matching them with interested non-government organizations (NGOs).  Read More

Message from the Senior Director of DLAM – Staff Awards

Monday, September, 11th, 2017 DLAM News

Hello to All: 3 of our staff members have won awards (only 6 total given out) from the New England Branch of the American Association of Laboratory Animal Science (NEBAALAS). The awards will be presented to them on Thursday, September 14th during the 2017 NEBAALAS Annual Awards and Installation Meeting, taking place on the Spirit Read More

OVPR Updates from the Vice Provost for Research

Monday, September, 11th, 2017 News OVPR

Dear Tufts Research Community, As I complete my first year as Vice Provost for Research, I am thankful for your support during this transition and excited by the opportunities ahead. During the past year, OVPR staff and I worked closely with University leadership, faculty, students, and staff to help the advancement of three initiatives: the Read More

Data Intensive Study Center (DISC) Fall Symposium

Wednesday, September, 6th, 2017 DISC Updates Events Medford

Thursday, November 8th 2017, 9AM – 5PM Breed Memorial Hall • 51 Winthrop Street • Medford, MA 02155  Keynote Presentations • Panel Discussions • Poster Sessions View Keynote Speaker Profiles (PDF).   Welcome Remarks Anthony Monaco, President at Tufts University Session I: City and Urban Planning AnnaLee Saxenian – Dean of the School of Information at UC Berkeley Panel discussion to Read More