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UA Health Sciences Promotes Collaborative Research With Multidisciplinary Program Feasibility Awards
Oct 4, 2016

To ensure researchers are competitive in their submission for national research funds to develop cures or new treatments for the world’s most pressing diseases, the UA Health Sciences has awarded four faculty members multidisciplinary program feasibility awards.

$100,000 Grant to UA Researchers Will Help Increase Mammograms and Breast Cancer Awareness for Latinas in Arizona
Oct 3, 2016

Drs. Jorge Gomez and Usha Menon, principal investigators on the Breast Cancer Research Foundation grant, will target their efforts on the U.S.-Mexico border population to decrease cancer disparities in the Hispanic female population.

2017 Changes Coming to NIH
Sep 22, 2016

There are a number of important changes which take effect beginning January 2017. Please take the time to review our handy cheat sheet.

Clinical Trials Updates from Research Administration
Aug 11, 2016

The Research Administration Office has reached its two-year anniversary of facilitating research across all of UAHS in both Tucson and Phoenix! In that time, our team has grown and we have increased our dedicated clinical research service lines which include...

Expanded Regulatory Support Now Available
May 31, 2016

The UAHS Research Administration office has recently expanded its Regulatory Support to PIs in the University of Arizona Health Sciences including the Colleges of Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, and Public Health. We have dedicated staff available to guide and assist with the IRB and regulatory processes involving human subjects.

It's That Time of Year: NIH Progress Reports
May 30, 2016

It's that time of year again for many of you. Your NIH Progress Report, or RPPR (Research Performance Progress Report) is due. Here are a few tips to help you get started.

Public Access Compliance: What does it mean?
May 30, 2016

Are your publications out of compliance? Not sure what the NIHMS system means to you? We're here to help.

New Tribal Consultation Policy
May 30, 2016

Read more about the new initiative from the Arizona Board of Regents in collaboration with our three state universities.

Research Participant Incentives: The Pros and Cons of Gift Cards
May 18, 2016

Gift cards are a very popular method to provide compensation to research participants, however, did you know that these are often some of the most restricted payment methods available?

EndNote for Desktop Training Sessions
Feb 28, 2016

Workshops coming this March are now open for registration and seats are going fast – enroll today!

Spotlight on...Karen Grinfeld
Feb 28, 2016

A Chicago-native, Karen joined the University of Arizona in 2007 and has been working in the UAHS Research Administration unit since its inception in 2014.

Limited Solicitations Explained: There Can Only Be One
Feb 26, 2016

Did you know that some external funding programs have a cap on the number of applications that the University of Arizona can submit?

Facilities & Resources Repository: Grant-Ready Text at Your Fingertips
Feb 26, 2016

The Facilities & Resources attachment required by National Institutes of Health - and many other sponsors in similar format - is often an afterthought for many investigators.

Changes to Proposal Submission Process at Sponsored Projects
Feb 26, 2016

Sponsored Projects Services has made some significant changes to the UAccess Research system.

Faculty Seed Grant Applications Due March 1: Early Career Investigators Encouraged to Apply
Feb 26, 2016

Applications are live and due March 1, 2016. See if you are eligible to apply for this program with awards of up to $10,000 per project.

UA Senior Vice President for Health Sciences Dr. Joe G.N. ‘Skip’ Garcia Selected for American Thoracic Society’s Prestigious 2016 Trudeau Medal
Feb 23, 2016

The Society’s highest award recognizes lifelong major contributions to the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of lung disease through leadership in research, education and clinical care.

Data Management Plan Tools Now Available
Jan 28, 2016

Rigor & Reproducibility: How the standards of health science research are changing
Jan 28, 2016

Save the Date! The Southern Arizona Biomedical Research Symposia 2016 is coming to UA
Jan 28, 2016

UA Libraries Provides Open Access Publishing Fund
Jan 28, 2016