This award is open to the four CTSI partner institutions.
Pilot funding of $30,000 for one year is available to augment currently funded NIH or major foundation grants for UCLA researchers, this includes researchers at the Westwood/Santa Monica Campus, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, LA BioMed at Harbor-UCLA and Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science, to promote exploration of sex and gender-based differences and women’s health research. Funds can be used to focus on, expand, or strengthen a research project’s applicability to women’s health.
The Iris Cantor-UCLA Women’s Health Center/UCLA National Center of Excellence in Women’s Health seeks to promote comprehensive health care for women by providing support for research to understand human sex differences in health and disease and medical issues and diseases unique to women, as well as to develop and test clinical interventions for women. Applicants will need to submit a one-page letter of intent and biosketch for review. All submissions must be received by noon, Wednesday, January 24, 2018 (see contact information below).
Pilot Submission Directions, Timeline and Selection Process are available here.
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