Notice Announcing Pre-application Information Webinar for NICHD Genomic Clinical Variant Expert Curation Panels (U24)

Notice Number: NOT-HD-16-035

Key Dates
Release Date:   December 1, 2016

Related Announcements
RFA-HD-17-001

Issued by
Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)

Purpose

On November 7, 2016 NIH issued the Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) RFA-HD-17-001 "NICHD Genomic Clinical Variant Expert Curation Panels (U24)".

To assist potential applicants to the above referenced FOA, NICHD will hold a Pre-application Information Webinar for potential applicants to RFA-HD-17-001.

Webinar Information

Date: Wednesday, December 7, 2016
Time: 2:00-3:00 PM

The intent of the pre-application webinar is to provide an overview of the Genomic Clinical Variant Expert Curation Panels and to address questions pertinent to preparing applications.  The webinar is optional and not required for application submission.

The Webinar can be accessed using the following WebEx meeting address and telephone numbers:

Join WebEx meeting
Meeting number (access code): 627 266 470  
Meeting password: RFA-HD-17-001     
 
Join by phone 
1-877-668-4493 Call-in toll-free number (US/Canada) 
1-650-479-3208 Call-in toll number (US/Canada) 
Global call-in numbers  |  Toll-free calling restrictions  

Prospective applicants are encouraged to submit their questions or comments regarding the RFA to krotoskd@mail.nih.gov before Monday, December 5, 2016. 

NICHD will post slides from the webinar and will generate a document of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) and answers that will be available after the webinar on the following NICHD website https://www.nichd.nih.gov/grants-funding/opportunities-mechanisms/active-foa/tech_assist/Pages/default.aspx.  FAQ document will be updated with additional questions and answers without additional notice.

Inquiries

Please direct all inquiries to:

Danuta Krotoski, PhD
Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)
Telephone: 301-496-5576
Email: krotoskd@mail.nih.gov