Pre-application Technical Assistance Webinar for PAR-10-190, PAR-10-191, and PAR-10-192, Vulvodynia - Systematic Epidemiologic, Etiologic or Therapeutic Studies

Notice Number: NOT-HD-11-015

Key Dates

Release Date:  June 17, 2011  

Issued by

Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)
Office of Research on Women’s Health (ORWH)


The Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) will hold a pre-application technical assistance webinar on Friday, July 22, 2011 for Investigators who are planning to submit applications in response to three Program Announcements on “Vulvodynia - Systematic Epidemiologic, Etiologic or Therapeutic Studies” available in the NIH Guide at PAR-10-190 (R01), PAR-10-191 (R03), and PAR-10-192 (R21).

The purpose of the webinar is to provide technical assistance to prospective applicants.  Topics will include a brief overview of the research program, discussion of the grant mechanisms used, information on preparing a grant application, highlights of the review process, and opportunities to address participant questions.


Participation in the webinar is optional and open to all potential applicants.  Prospective applicants who plan to participate in the meeting should send an e-mail with your name, affiliation, and contact information in advance of the meeting.  In the subject line of your message, please enter “Registration Technical Assistance.”

Prospective applicants are encouraged to submit their questions about the Program Announcements in advance of the meeting. For questions, please enter “Question Technical Assistance” in the subject line of your message.

Please submit your registration information and questions to by July 20, 2011. 

Individuals who need reasonable accommodations to participate in the webinar should submit a request to by July 15, 2011.

Webinar Information

The webinar will be carried out using an Internet-assisted conference, through Adobe Connect Pro.  A telephone and an Internet connection are needed to participate.

Date:    July 22, 2011       

Time:    1 p.m. – 4 p.m. EDT (10 a.m. – 1 p.m. PDT)       

Instructions for an Adobe Connect Pro Meeting

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Prospective applicants with inquiries concerning these funding opportunities or the pre-application webinar are encouraged to contact:

Estella Parrott, M.D., M.P.H.
Reproductive Sciences Branch (RSB)
Center for Population Research (CPR)
Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)
6100 Executive Boulevard, Room 8B01, MSC 7510
Bethesda, MD 20892-7510
Rockville, MD  20852 (for express/courier service; non-USPS service)
Telephone: 301-435-6971
FAX: 301-496-0962

For technical questions regarding Adobe Connect Pro, prior to and during the webinar, contact:

Ms. Bonnie Snell
Booz Allen Hamilton (BAH)

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