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  1. Basic science: Bedrock of progress

      There is an excellent editorial in the 25 March 2016 edition of Science Magazine from Francis Collins et. al. re-stating the NIH position on support for basic science.  This is important for anyone applying to the NIH for grants as well as those reviewing NIH grants as the central question should be: “How much […]

    Mar 28, 2016 — Read more No Comments
  2. NIH/NEI Audacious Goals Brochure

    The NIH/NEI Audacious Goals Initiative (AGI) brochure is being distributed to researchers as well as public and private funding agencies and advocacy groups for an effort to fund vision research and vision rescues to regenerate portions of the retina that are lost in disease. From the brochure: “The AGI began with the Audacious Goals Challenge, […]

    Sep 26, 2014 — Read more No Comments
  3. Proposed NIH And NEI 2015 Budget

    The new 2015 Budget proposal released by Health and Human Services for the NIH has been finalized.  This is a proposal released by the White House as a suggestion to Congress on how to distribute federal funds related to research.  As we know, this relationship has been contentious to say the least coming at the […]

    May 9, 2014 — Read more 1 Comment
  4. Seminar: Hemin R. Chin, The Changing Landscape For Obtaining An NIH Grant In Visual Neuroscience

    Hemin R. Chin will be delivering a seminar, The changing landscape for obtaining an NIH grant in visual neuroscience on Tuesday, April 8th at 12:00pm in  the John A. Moran Eye Center auditorium.

    Apr 3, 2014 — Read more No Comments
  5. NIH Competition Awards Prizes For Audacious Ideas In Vision Research

    The National Institutes of Health has awarded prizes for audacious ideas in vision research to a number of investigators including our own Dr. Yingbin Fu at the Moran Eye Center. A researcher at the John A. Moran Eye Center has been selected as one of 10 winners by the National Eye Institute (NEI), part of the […]

    Feb 8, 2013 — Read more No Comments