Notice of Pre-Application Webinars for NIAMS Research Innovations for Scientific Knowledge (RISK) FOAs: PAR-16-381 (X02), PAR-16-382 (X02), RFA-AR-17-008 (R61/R33), RFA-AR-17-009 (R61/R33)

Notice Number: NOT-AR-17-012

Key Dates
Release Date:  August 5, 2016

Related Announcements
PAR-16-381
PAR-16-382
RFA-AR-17-008
RFA-AR-17-009

Issued by
National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS)

Purpose

This Notice is to inform potential applicants that NIAMS will hold two pre-application webinars (similar in content) for the following Funding Opportunity Announcements:

Research Innovations for Scientific Knowledge for Skin and Rheumatic Diseases (X02) https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-16-381.html

Research Innovations for Scientific Knowledge for Skin and Rheumatic Diseases (R61/R33) https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-AR-17-008.html

Research Innovations for Scientific Knowledge for Musculoskeletal Diseases (X02) https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-16-382.html

Research Innovations for Scientific Knowledge for Musculoskeletal Diseases (R61/R33) https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-AR-17-009.html

The intent of the webinars is to provide an overview of the FOAs and to address questions pertinent to preparing applications. The webinars are optional and not required for application submission.

You must pre-register to view this webinar (please only register for one webinar). Registered participants will receive an email with the webinar information. Please register for one of the webinars at the following links.

Webinar Information:

Date: Monday, August 15, 2016
Time: 3:30-5:00 p.m. EDT
Webinar event number: 625 568 454
Registration URL:
https://nih.webex.com/nih/onstage/g.php?MTID=e250ca0bd61983633914273cd6ece247a

Date: Thursday, August 18, 2016
Time: 2:00-3:30 p.m. EDT
Webinar event number: 629 062 832
Registration URL: https://nih.webex.com/nih/onstage/g.php?MTID=e9ab4a16ec9d9f07a1372585af454fd9c

Prospective applicants are encouraged to submit their questions or comments regarding the FOAs to Justine Buschman (buschmanj@mail.nih.gov) at least 48 hours prior to the scheduled webinar. Please indicate "RISK Webinar" in the subject line of your email.

Inquiries

Please direct all inquiries to:

Amanda Boyce, Ph.D.
National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS) 
Telephone: 301-594-5055
Email: boycea@mail.nih.gov

Hung Tseng, Ph.D.
National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS) 
Telephone: 301-496-0810
Email: tsengh@mail.nih.gov