Notice of Pre-application Webinars for the Kidney Precision Medicine Project: "RFA-DK-16-026 - Recruitment Sites (UG3/UH3), RFA-DK-16-027 - Tissue Interrogation Sites (UG3/UH3) and RFA-DK-16-028 - Central Hub (U2C)”

Notice Number: NOT-DK-16-028

Key Dates
Release Date: August 24, 2016

Related Announcements
RFA-DK-16-026
RFA-DK-16-027
RFA-DK-16-028   

Issued by
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)

Purpose

The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) will host three informational/technical assistance pre-application webinars for investigators who are planning to submit an application in response to RFA-DK-16-026 “Kidney Precision Medicine Project – Recruitment Sites (UG3/UH3)”, RFA-DK-16-027 “Kidney Precision Medicine Project – Tissue Interrogation Sites (UG3/UH3)” and RFA-DK-16-028 “Kidney Precision Medicine Project – Central Hub (U2C)”. Each webinar will provide an overview of the Kidney Precision Medicine Project as well as details regarding one of the three Funding Opportunity Announcements.

The intent of the webinars is to provide prospective applicants an overview of the programs and to address questions pertinent to preparing applications. The webinar is optional and not required for application submission. No pre-registration is required, but questions will be taken in advance and can be sent to the appropriate contact below. For more information on the Kidney Precision Medicine Project, please visit the program website.

Webinars Information

Webinar #1 – Kidney Precision Medicine Project – Central Hub
Date: Monday, September 12, 2016
Time: 2:00 P.M. to 3:00 P.M., EST
Meeting URL: https://nih.webex.com/nih/j.php?MTID=m93f365a1e92abea47240a642f562d3af
Meeting Password: KUHKPMP
Call-in number: 1-877-668-4493 (toll-free US/Canada), 1-650-479-3208 (US/Canada)
Meeting number (access code): 621 205 774

Webinar #2 – Kidney Precision Medicine Project – Recruitment Sites
Date: Wednesday, September 14, 2016
Time: 11:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M., EST
Meeting URL: https://nih.webex.com/nih/j.php?MTID=m6eba7d138c09df8f85ccd4441dec1a1c
Meeting Password: KUHKPMP
Call-in number: 1-877-668-4493 (toll-free US/Canada), 1-650-479-3208 (US/Canada)
Meeting number (access code): 622 129 144

Webinar #3 – Kidney Precision Medicine Project – Tissue Interrogation Sites
Date: Monday, September 19, 2016
Time: 3:30 P.M. to 4:30 P.M., EST
Meeting URL: https://nih.webex.com/nih/j.php?MTID=m895cf8c4fd5295a31cbd1dec00be7971
Meeting Password: KUHKPMP
Call-in number: 1-877-668-4493 (toll-free US/Canada), 1-650-479-3208 (US/Canada)
Meeting number (access code): 620 071 064

Inquiries

For questions about Chronic Kidney Disease Recruitment Sites:
Michael Flessner, M.D., Ph.D.
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
Telephone: 301-451-4901
Email: flessnermf@mail.nih.gov 

For questions about Acute Kidney Injury Recruitment Sites:
Paul L. Kimmel, M.D.
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
Telephone: 301-594-1409
Email: kimmelp@mail.nih.gov

For questions about tissue interrogation:
Krystyna Rys-Sikora, Ph.D.
National Institutes of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
Telephone: 301-451-4770
Email: ryssikok@mail.nih.gov

For questions about tool and technology development:
Daniel Gossett, Ph.D.
National Institutes of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
Telephone: 301-594-7723
Email: daniel.gossett@nih.gov

For general questions about the Central Hub or specific questions regarding its Administrative Core or Data and samples Coordinating Center (DCC):
Tracy Rankin, Ph.D.
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
Telephone: 301-594-4748
Email: rankint@mail.nih.gov

For general questions about the Central Hub or specific questions regarding its Data Visualization Center (DVC):
Deborah Hoshizaki, Ph.D.
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
Telephone: 301-594-7712
Email: hoshizakid@mail.nih.gov

For general questions about the Kidney Precision Medicine Project:
Chris Ketchum, Ph.D.
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
Telephone: 301-402-1411
Email: ketchumc@mail.nih.gov