Notice of NICHD Participation in PAR-18-822 "Approaches for Understanding Disease Mechanisms and Improving Outcomes in TB Meningitis (TBM) (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)"

Notice Number: NOT-HD-19-010

Key Dates
Release Date: May 2, 2019

Related Announcements
PAR-18-822

Issued by

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

Purpose

The purpose of this Notice is to inform potential applicants that the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) is participating in PAR-18-822 "Approaches for Understanding Disease Mechanisms and Improving Outcomes in TB Meningitis (TBM) (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)".

The following sections have been updated to reflect the participation of NICHD in this FOA:

Part 1. Overview Information

Components of Participating Organizations
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)

Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) Number(s)
93.855; 93.242; 93.865

Part 2. Full Text of Announcement

Section I. Funding Opportunity Description

NICHD is particularly interested in research with specific focus on HIV-affected infants, children and adolescents with TBM to advance the knowledge of the neuroimmunopathogenesis, diagnosis and treatment of TBM in these vulnerable populations.

Part 2. Section VII. Agency Contacts

Scientific/Research Contact(s)

Bill G. Kapogiannis, MD
Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)
Telephone: 301-402-0698
Email: kapogiannisb@mail.nih.gov

Financial/Grants Management Contact(s)
Bryan S. Clark, MBA
Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)
Telephone: 301-435-6975
Email:  clark1@mail.nih.gov

All other aspects of this FOA remain unchanged.

Inquiries

Please direct all inquiries to:

Bill G. Kapogiannis, MD
Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)
Telephone: 301-402-0698
Email: kapogiannisb@mail.nih.gov