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UCLA CTSI K/CDA Workshop Early Registration Due
Deadline: May 31, 2017 05:00 PM



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UCLA CTSI K/CDA Workshop

Thursday, July 13, 2017, 8:30am - 4:00pm
UCLA Neuroscience Research Building Auditorium (NRB Room 132)
635 Charles Young Drive South
Los Angeles, CA 90095

IMPORTANT DATES

  • Early registration deadline (submitting a draft K grant application): 5PM on May 31, 2017
  • Draft K grant application submission deadline: 5PM on June 19, 2017
  • General registration deadline (NOT submitting a draft K grant application): 5PM on June 22, 2017

The UCLA Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) will be holding an all-day workshop for junior investigators who have applied, are applying, or thinking about applying for a NIH K/Career Development Award. We are offering this special opportunity to junior faculty at the UCLA CTSI partnered institutions (Cedars-Sinai, CDU, LA Biomed Harbor-UCLA, and UCLA) to learn how to prepare successful K applications. Breakfast and lunch will be served.

During the morning session of this K Workshop, presentations will be made by UCLA CTSI Research Education, Training, and Career Development Program Leaders on the following topics: navigation of the NIH K award process, development of NIH K award proposals, familiarization with the UCLA CTSI KL2 award process, and an overview of CTSI resources. During the afternoon session, the CTSI senior investigators and leaders will review and discuss draft applications submitted by junior faculty and provide feedback on preparing successful K award applications on an individual basis. The workshop will be relevant to anyone who plans to seek a K or career development award. You can also find past workshop materials at http://www.ctsi.ucla.edu/education/pages/edtools.

TENTATIVE WORKSHOP SCHEDULE

  • 8:30am-9:00am REGISTRATION (BREAKFAST WILL BE SERVED)
  • 9:00am-12:30pm PRESENTATIONS
  • 12:30pm-1:30pm LUNCH
  • 1:30pm-4:00pm REVIEW & DISCUSSION OF DRAFT K/CDA GRANT APPLICATIONS

SPEAKERS

REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ALL SESSIONS. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!

  • Early registration deadline (submitting a draft K grant application): 5PM on May 31, 2017.
  • General registration deadline (NOT submitting a draft K grant application): 5PM on June 22, 2017.

Please submit the items below by 5PM June 19, 2017 through the Workshop Draft Grant Application Submission Website. You may refer to the NIH website for page limits for K grant applications.

  • NIH Biosketch
  • Draft K grant application at any stage of development.
    • Specific Aims
    • First three items of Candidate Information (Candidate's Background, Career Goals and Objectives, and Career Development/Training Activities During Award Period)
    • Research Strategy – Please note the new NIH Criteria for Rigor and Reproducibility at http://grants.nih.gov/grants/RigorandReproducibilityChart508.pdf
    • Other sections you want reviewed

NOTE: If you are selected to participate in the review process, copies of your materials will be distributed to ALL attendees for that session in addition to your assigned reviewers. All copies will be collected at the end of the workshop and shredded.

If you have any questions, please contact the UCLA CTSI KL2 Program at kl2@ctsi.ucla.edu.


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