NIH Implementation of Final Research Performance Progress Reports (Final RPPR) for Small Business and Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Grants and Cooperative Agreements

Tough decisions about protocol review: Lab Animal, July issue

Read how IACUCs balance protocol review ideology with reality in Tough decisions about protocol review (PDF) in the July issue of Lab Animal. Here, the authors present topics discussed in a panel session that was held at the 66th AALAS National Meeting. During the session, attendees were asked to comment on animal study protocol review scenarios involving “tough issues”.

Revision: Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Awards (NRSA) Predoctoral Stipends, Training Related Expenses, Institutional Allowance, and Tuition/Fees Effective for Fiscal Year 2017

Establishes stipend levels FY 2017 Kirschstein-NRSA awards for undergraduate and predoctoral trainees and fellows. See NOT-OD-17-084   

Revision: Notice of Extension of Effective Date for Final NIH Policy on the Use of Single Institution Review Board for Multi-Site Research

NIH is extending the effective date of the NIH Policy on the Use of a Single Institutional Review Board for Multi-Site Research to January 25, 2018.   The policy will apply to all competing grant applications for due dates on or after January 25, 2018.  For R&D contracts, the policy will apply to all solicitations issued on or after this effective date. See NOT-OD-17-076