Notice Number: NOT-AI-05-050
Release Date: July 8, 2005
The purpose of this Notice is to inform potential applicants for K-series award of changes in NIAID policies and procedures for the acceptance, peer review, and funding of investigator-initiated clinical trials.
NIAID will not accept K-series applications proposing to conduct new free-standing clinical trials. Career development awardees are encouraged to participate in the planning, design, and implementation of ongoing clinical trials being conducted at the awardee institution to gain the training and experience needed to become independent clinical investigators.
This change is consistent with the recently announced NIAID policy on the support of investigator-initiated clinical trials: http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/notice-files/NOT-AI-05-021.html.
For further information, contact:
Milton J. Hernandez, Ph.D.
Office of Special Populations and Research Training
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
6700B Rockledge Drive
Bethesda, MD 20892-7620
Grants Management Branch
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, NIH
6700B Rockledge Drive, Room 2119, MSC 7614
Bethesda, MD 20892-7614
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Office of Extramural
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
9000 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, Maryland 20892
Department of Health
and Human Services (HHS)
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