Notice Number: NOT-OD-19-058
Release Date: January 11, 2019
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Are you a research administrator, investigator, grant writer, or have another role at your institution which involves working with the NIH grants process?
Are you new or feel that a better understanding of the NIH grants process and related policies could be a benefit in your job?
If so, then it’s time to register for the Spring 2019 NIH Regional Seminar in Baltimore, Maryland !
What have some recent attendees shared with us about their experience?
Now that we have your interest…here’s even more!
Optional Pre-Seminar Workshops offered:
A variety of optional workshops are offered on the day prior to the 2-day seminar for attendees wanting a more in-depth look at various grants policies and processes. These include ½ day and full day options on Wednesday, May 15.
Who should attend?
The NIH Regional Seminar is intended for those new to the grants process, including sponsored project officers and departmental administrators, investigators, faculty, graduate students, and others involved in the NIH grants process. The presentations during the 2-day seminar are considered basic fundamentals. However, there are a few sessions designed for those with slightly more experience. Approximately 650-850 participants are expected, providing extended opportunities for sharing and learning from peers, as well as the NIH & HHS experts.
What's the goal of the Seminar?
The goal of the NIH Regional Seminar on Program Funding and Grants Administration is to offer participants an unparalleled opportunity to gain a better perspective of NIH policies and programs, network with their peers, gather helpful NIH contacts, so that they may return to their offices and/or labs with useful information, resources, and tools to assist in obtaining and managing NIH awards.
When can you register?
Now - registration is open! These seminars often reach capacity before the seminar dates so start making plans soon. A $50 "Trainee Discount" is offered and information is available on the Registration Page https://regionalseminars.od.nih.gov/baltimore2019/registration/.
Is there a special hotel room rate for seminar participants?
Yes - but make your reservation today and don’t miss this limited time opportunity to receive a discounted seminar rate at the venue hotel.
Are there other dates and locations?
Plans for a Fall 2019 NIH Regional Seminar are tentative for early November in Phoenix, AZ. Please check the general NIH Regional Seminar Home Page . (ListServ info also available.)
Please direct all inquiries to:
Spring 2019 NIH Regional Seminar in Baltimore, MD - May 15-17, 2019: https://regionalseminars.od.nih.gov/baltimore2019/
General NIH Regional Seminar Home Page: https://grants.nih.gov/news/contact-in-person/seminars.htm
Inquiry Email: NIHRegionalSeminars@mail.nih.gov