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2024 NIH Grants Policy Updates from the Office of Policy for Extramural Research Administration


2024 NIH Grants Policy Updates

Date: January 31, 2024 - This event has concluded
Time: 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. ET

We're kicking off 2024 with an opportunity to hear what's new and in development within NIH programs and policies. Join compliance and system policy experts from the NIH Office of Policy for Extramural Research Administration (OPERA) for the latest policy updates and how your institutions may be impacted. Participants will have the opportunity to ask questions about new and existing policies during the live Q&A.

PAST EVENT: Resources available below.

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Virtual Event Overview

Date: January 31, 2024
Time: 1:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m. ET (Eastern Time Zone)

Presentation Resources


Upon completion of this webinar, participants will be able to:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of the NIH grants policy requirements, requirements, and initiatives
  • Identify the source of policy requirements
  • Provide examples of current issues at NIH

Agenda Format

  • Introduction
  • Overview of changes
  • Live Q&A with NIH Policy Experts



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Kasima Garst

Acting Director, Division of Grant Systems Integration

Office of Policy for Extramural Research Administration (OPERA), NIH

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Brian Sass-Hurst

Assistant Grants Compliance Officer

Office of Policy for Extramural Research Administration (OPERA), NIH

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Reasonable Accommodation:
The NIH Office of Extramural Research strives to host inclusive, accessible events that enable all individuals to engage and participate fully. This live event includes closed captions and ASL interpreters. 
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unacceptable behavior from the virtual event for violations of the Code of Conduct.