Participation of NEI in PAR-07-239, Global Research Initiative Program, Basic/Biomedical Sciences (R01)

Notice Number: NOT-EY-09-003

Key Dates
Release Date: March 4, 2009

Issued by
National Eye Institute (NEI) (

This Notice announces the participation of the National Eye Institute (NEI) in PAR-07-239, entitled Global Research Initiative Program (GRIP), Basic/Biomedical Sciences (R01) ( ) .

The following Institutes continue to participate in PAR-07-239:
Fogarty International Center (FIC) (
National Cancer Institute (NCI) (
National Institute on Aging (NIA) (
National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB) (
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) (
National Institute on Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) (
Office of Dietary Supplements, Office of the Director (ODS) (


Questions about this funding opportunity should be directed to:

Scientific/Research Contact(s):

Aron Primack, M.D., M.A.
Division of International Training and Research
Fogarty International Center
Building 31, Room B2C39
31 Center Drive, MSC 2220
Bethesda, MD 20892-2220
Telephone: (301) 496-4596
Fax: (301) 402-0779

Susan A. McCarthy, Ph.D.
Program Director for Molecular Immunology
Cancer Immunology and Hematology Branch
Division of Cancer Biology
National Cancer Institute
EPN Room 5058
6130 Executive Boulevard, MSC 1360
Rockville, MD 20892-1360
Telephone: (301) 496-7815, (301) 594-8785
Fax: (301) 480-2844

Tamara Jones, Ph.D.
International Research Activities Coordinator
National Institute on Aging
Building 31, Room 5C05
31 Center Drive, MSC 2292
Bethesda, MD 20892-2292
Telephone: (301) 451-8835
Fax: (301) 496-2793

John W. Haller, Ph.D.
National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering
6707 Democracy Blvd., Suite 200
Bethesda, MD 20892-5649
Telephone: (301) 451-4780
Fax: (301) 480-1614

David M. Balshaw, Ph.D.
Center for Risk and Integrated Sciences
Division of Extramural Research and Training
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
P.O. Box 12233, EC-27
79 T.W. Alexander Drive
Research Triangle Park, NC 27709
Telephone: (919) 541-2448
Fax: (919) 541-4937

Yuan Liu, Ph.D.
Chief, Office of International Activities
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
NSC, 6001 Executive Boulevard, Room 2187
Bethesda, MD 20892-9523
Telephone: (301) 496-0012
Fax: (301) 402-1501

Mary Frances Picciano, Ph.D.
Senior Nutrition Research Scientist
Office of Dietary Supplements
Office of the Director
National Institutes of Health
6100 Executive Boulevard, Room 3B01
Bethesda, MD 20892-7517
Telephone: (301) 435-3608
Fax: (301) 480-1845

Lisa A. Neuhold, PhD
Program Director for Retinal Diseases
Division of Extramural Research
National Eye Institute
5635 Fishers Lane, Suite 1300, MSC 9300
Bethesda, MD 20892
Telephone: (301) 451-2020
FAX: (301) 402-0528

Peer Review Contact(s):

Dan Gerendasy, Ph.D.
Scientific Review Administrator
International Cooperative Programs
Center for Scientific Review
6701 Rockledge Drive, Room 5132
Bethesda, MD 20892-7843 (express/courier use Bethesda, MD 20817)
Telephone: (301) 594-6830
Fax: (301) 480-1677

Financial/Grants Management Contact(s):

Elizabeth Cleveland
Grants Management Specialist
Fogarty International Center
Building 31, Room B2C29
31 Center Drive, MSC 2220
Bethesda, MD 20892-2220
Telephone: (301) 451-6830
Fax: (301) 594-1211