Notice of Informational Webinar on the Intramural NIGMS Postdoctoral Research Associate Training (PRAT) Program and Fi2 Application Process

Notice Number: NOT-GM-18-033

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Release Date: May 21, 2018

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National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)


This Notice is to inform potential applicants to the Intramural NIGMS Postdoctoral Research Associate Training (PRAT) Program (PAR-16-130) of an upcoming webinar on preparing applications to this program. Participation in the webinar, although encouraged, is optional and is not required for application submission to PAR-16-130 "Intramural NIGMS Postdoctoral Research Associate (PRAT) Program (Fi2).”

Webinar Information

Tips for Preparing Your Application to the NIGMS Postdoctoral Research Associate Training (PRAT) Program

Wednesday, June 20, 2018, 1:30-2:30 p.m. Eastern Time

The NIGMS PRAT Program is a competitive three-year postdoctoral fellowship program that prepares trainees for leadership positions in biomedical careers. Training includes a mentored laboratory research experience and intensive career and leadership development activities. PRAT fellows conduct research in laboratories in the NIH Intramural Research Program (IRP) in the basic biomedical research areas that are within the NIGMS mission. These areas include but are not limited to biological chemistry, biophysics, bioinformatics, cellular and molecular biology, computational biosciences, developmental biology, genetics, immunology, neuroscience, pharmacology, physiology, and technology development.

During this webinar, you will learn about the NIGMS PRAT Program and the process for writing an Fi2 application. 

To attend the webinar, please Join WebEx meeting shortly before 1:30 p.m. EDT.

Meeting number (access code): 625 876 209

Meeting password: MjRSPSrH 

You can also attend by phone by calling 650-479-3208.

Slides will be posted on the NIGMS PRAT Program website following the webinar.


Please direct all inquiries to:

Kenneth Gibbs, Ph.D.
National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)
Telephone: 301-594-3900