Notice of Technical Assistance Workshop for RFA-NS-12-007, "Stroke Prevention/Intervention Research Program (SPIRP)"

Notice Number: NOT-NS-12-006

Key Dates

Release Date: December 19, 2011
Date of Workshop: February 3, 2012

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Issued by

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)


The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke is sponsoring a technical assistance workshop for RFA-NS-12-007, Stroke Prevention/Intervention Research Program (SPIRP) (U54) on Friday, February 3, 2012 from 1:30 pm to 4 pm at:

Hilton New Orleans Riverside, Room HEC-A
Two Poydras Street
New Orleans, LA  70130
Phone: 1-504-561-0500

The purpose of this technical assistance workshop is to highlight the recent changes at NINDS that are relevant to stroke disparities and to facilitate the understanding of the SPIRP funding opportunity announcement that was released on December 6, 2011. Those interested in applying to this announcement should attend this meeting.

Presenters at this meeting will include representatives of the NINDS Office of Clinical Research and other NINDS staff. This event is free of charge and requires no registration. However, an email of intent to attend this Technical Assistance Workshop is encouraged for planning purposes. Emails with the subject line SPIRP Technical Assistance Workshop should be sent to


Please direct all inquiries to:

Salina Waddy, MD
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
Telephone: 301-496-9135