NSF supports project to demystify communication in plants
(Cornell University) The National Science Foundation recently awarded Margaret Frank, assistant professor of plant biology at Cornell University, a $1.3 million Faculty Early Career Development Program grant for her study of mRNA communication in plants. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - July 28, 2020 Category: Biology Source Type: news
Bioscientifica Trust launches COVID response fund of up to £5,000
In reaction to the global coronavirus pandemic theBioscientifica Trust is launching a new COVID-19 response fund to help address the disruptions caused by the virus. The new fund can be utilised flexibly and we welcome applications from any early career scientist or clinician, for whom a small grant could help ease the negative impact of COVID-19. For example, we would consider short-term salary support, travel, equipment, consumables costs, etc. Awards up to€5,000 /£5,000 are available. Find out more on the website.TheBioscientifica Trustis a relatively new charity which distributes sm...
Source: Society for Endocrinology - July 10, 2020 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news
Social media and radiology -- The good, the bad, and the ugly
(Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center) Radiologists examine social media and report #SoMe can be useful in education, research, mentoring and career development. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - July 2, 2020 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news
Concept Clearance » Mental Health Research Awards for Innovative New Scientists in Low- and Middle-Income Countries (LMICs)
The goal of this initiative is to support the scientific work and research career development of exceptionally talented scientists who are in the early, formative stages of their careers and who plan to make a long-term career commitment to mental health research. (Source: National Institute of Mental Health)
Source: National Institute of Mental Health - May 29, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: National Institute of Mental Health Source Type: news
Researchers explore quantum computing to discover possible COVID-19 treatments
(Penn State) Quantum machine learning, an emerging field that combines machine learning and quantum physics, is the focus of research to discover possible treatments for COVID-19, according to Penn State researchers led by Swaroop Ghosh, the Joseph R. and Janice M. Monkowski Career Development Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science and Engineering. The researchers believe that this method could be faster and more economical than the current methods used for drug discovery. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - May 4, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news
RIT faculty earns NSF CAREER award to study perception of color in augmented reality
(Rochester Institute of Technology) A Rochester Institute of Technology faculty member received a prestigious National Science Foundation award to research how the human visual system perceives a mix of augmented reality (AR) and real-world content. Michael Murdoch, an assistant professor of color science, received an NSF Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) award to fund his five-year project. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - April 13, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news
NIDCR's Spring 2020 E-Newsletter
Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. NIDCR's Spring 2020 E-Newsletter In this issue: NIDCR News Funding Opportunities NIH/HHS News Funding Notices Science Advances Subscribe to NICDR News Grantee News NIDCR News CDC’s COVID-19 Guidance for Dental Settings Dental health care personnel can find COVID-19-related information on the CDC’s Division of Oral Health website, which offers guidance and resources for clinics and health care facilities and recommen...
Source: NIDCR Science News - March 27, 2020 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news
UD's Jason Gleghorn receives NSF career award
(University of Delaware) The University of Delaware's Jason Gleghorn, an assistant professor in biomedical engineering with a joint appointment in biological sciences, has received a National Science Foundation (NSF) Faculty Early Career Development Award to understand how the body's adaptive immune system activates. He said that he will use the five-year, $550,000 grant to develop a new class of microfluidic devices to culture an entire lymph node outside the body and study the cells' behavior in real time. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - March 25, 2020 Category: Biology Source Type: news
HE unions submit a ‘ timely and serious ’ pay claim for 2020/21
Higher education unions have submitted their joint pay claim for 2020/21, against a backdrop of five disputes over the past six years on pay and related matters in the sector. The new claim calls for a pay increase of the retail price index plus 5% on all 49 points of the national pay spine. The five unions state that: “Our claim is timely and serious and argues the case that all staff deserve a decent pay rise that both keeps up with the increasing cost of living as well as catching up with pay lost over the past 10 years. “Whether HE staff work in pre- or post-1992 universities, the contribution of all staff ...
Source: UNISON Health care news - March 24, 2020 Category: UK Health Authors: matheoud Tags: Article News education services he higher education higher education pay universities Source Type: news
Covid-19 update from the Society for Endocrinology
We want to support our members and colleagues in the endocrine community as best we can through the current crisis. We understand that your attention is necessarily elsewhere right now as you support your colleagues, patients, students, institutions and families. We will continue to work as usual as far as possible, and have put the following measures in place to help support you:We have postponed Endocrine Academy due to take place next month, including Clinical Update, Endocrine Nurse Update and Career Development WorkshopSociety committee meetings until the end of May will take place by teleco...
Source: Society for Endocrinology - March 18, 2020 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news
President Proposes Cuts at NSF
The President has proposed a 6.5 percent cut to the National Science Foundation (NSF) in fiscal year (FY) 2021. The science agency is slated to receive $7.7 billion, which is $537 million below the FY 2020 level enacted by Congress. According to the budget proposal, NSF will continue to invest in its Big Ideas and Convergence Accelerator, providing support for “bold inquiries into the frontiers of science and engineering” in order “to break down the silos of conventional scientific research funded by NSF to embrace the cross-disciplinary and dynamic nature of the science of the future.” Among th...
Source: Public Policy Reports - February 18, 2020 Category: Biology Authors: AIBS Source Type: news
NSF CAREER award to measure air pollution with bicycle sensors
(Virginia Tech) Hankey, an assistant professor in the School of Public and International Affairs (SPIA) within the College of Architecture and Urban Studies, is the first faculty member from SPIA to receive a Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program award from the National Science Foundation (NSF). Thanks to the $500,000 award, Hankey's five-year project will measure pollution using various sensors and engage the public by tracking their pollution intake using a smartphone app. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - February 14, 2020 Category: Biology Source Type: news
A better way to rebuild cartilage
(Lehigh University) Lesley Chow, an assistant professor of bioengineering and materials science and engineering at Lehigh University received an NSF Faculty Early Career Development Program (CAREER) award. The award supports work she and her team are doing to develop a biomaterial that promotes regeneration of the osteochondral tissue interface. Specifically, refining their 3D-printed material to provide signals to cells that enables the formation of tissue organized in the same way as natural tissue. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - February 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news
Relationship of changes in physical fitness and anthropometric characteristics over one season, biological maturity status and injury risk in elite youth ski racers: a prospective study - Steidl-M üller L, Hildebrandt C, Muller E, Raschner C.
Alpine ski racing is a sport with a high risk of injuries. In order to contribute to the longitudinal career development of young athletes, prevention measures should be elaborated. Therefore, the aim of the present study was to investigate prospectively t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 20, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news
The state of medical education and practice in the UK: 2019
This report highlights changing approaches to work-life balance and career development that impact on UK health services'ability to plan for patient demand. Against a backdrop of rising workloads and the need to recruit and retain a sustainable medical workforce, the report finds doctors moving away from traditional career and training paths. Among notable trends is the rise in the number of doctors choosing to spend time working as a locum, practising medicine abroad, or even taking a year out, rather than going straight into speciality or GP training after the completion of their initial training. (Source: Current Awaren...
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - December 23, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Doctors ’ career choices a ‘new reality’ which health services cannot ignore
A report from the General Medical Council highlights changing approaches to work-life balance and career development, which impact on UK health services ’ ability to plan for patient demand. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - December 18, 2019 Category: UK Health Source Type: news
Man on a mission
During his last three years as an undergraduate, Cody Aros spent a lot of time asking strangers deeply personal questions.As a volunteer intake coordinator at a free clinic in Menlo Park, California, Aros ’ duties included asking the people seeking care about their interest in HIV testing. For a lot of people, asking strangers about their sexual histories would be a nightmare. But not Aros. With every interaction, he tried to create a safe space, in which people could share their histories and conc erns without fearing judgment.“There is an element of vulnerability in medicine that I found myself really drawn t...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - November 4, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news
The associations between stressful life events and depression among students in a university in Botswana - Hetolang LT, Amone-P ’Olak K.
Depression is common among university students and often impacts their career development and health. Stressful life events might be associated with depression but remain to be studied among young adults, especially in non-Western settings. Depression and ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 30, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news
Fragmented and fragile: it ’s time to fix social care
This week the government All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Social Care released a report on the professionalisation of Social Care workers. The report reiterates what UNISON has been saying for a number of years: that care workers are overlooked, undervalued and in desperate need of more government investment. UNISON national officer Matthew Egan said: “Some people think that care work is a job that anyone can do, and that it should be done for a pittance. “There are a lot of gender assumptions behind that. In reality, care work is highly important and skilled work. “We need to focus urgent att...
Source: UNISON Health care news - September 4, 2019 Category: UK Health Authors: Janey Starling Tags: Article adult social care health and social care social care spending Source Type: news
Nurses will be handed £1,000 each to spend on career development to stop them quitting
Nurses are being given £1,000 each to spend on their career development to stop them quitting the NHS. The Government is promising the funding in an additional £210million for frontline health staff. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Biochemists discover new insights into what may go awry in brains of people with Alzheimer ’s
In this study, Warmack produced crystals, both the normal and kinked types, in 15 of beta amyloid ’s amino acids. She used a modified type of cryo-electron microscopy to analyze the crystals. Cryo-electron microscopy, whose development won its creators the 2017 Nobel Prize in chemistry, enables scientists to see large biomolecules in extraordinary detail. Professor Tamir Gonen pioneered the mo dified microscopy, called microcrystal electron diffraction, which enables scientists to study biomolecules of any size.Eisenberg is UCLA ’s Paul D. Boyer Professor of Molecular Biology and a Howard Hughes Medical Institu...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - August 19, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news
NSF awards $250 million to early career researchers
The National Science Foundation has invested more than $250 million in nearly 700 recipients of the Fiscal Year 2019 Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) awards, one of NSF's most prestigious honors. Over the next five years, each teacher-scholar will use at least $400,000 in award funds to carry out their proposed plans to advance their field and educate the next generation of researchers. Their research is representative of all areas of ... More at https://www.nsf.gov/news/news_summ.jsp?cntn_id=298925&WT.mc_id=USNSF_51&WT.mc_ev=click This is an NSF News item. (Source: NSF News)
Source: NSF News - August 7, 2019 Category: Science Source Type: news
Methodist wage increase will impact 2,200 employees, 'create clear pathways' for career development
Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare ’s changes to its financial assistance policies and a move to raise its minimum wage are responses to a 30-day review of its policies. Specifics on those policy and wage changes were announced Tuesday, July 30, during a media conference call with several executives, including Michael Ugwueke, pre sident and CEO; Chuck Lane, CFO; and Carol Ross-Spang, chief human resources officer. The health system announced that it is raising the minimum wage of its workers to $15/hour… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - July 30, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Jason Bolton Source Type: news
Methodist wage increase will impact 2,200 employees, 'create clear pathways' for career development
Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare ’s changes to its financial assistance policies and a move to raise its minimum wage are responses to a 30-day review of its policies. Specifics on those policy and wage changes were announced Tuesday, July 30, during a media conference call with several executives, including Michael Ugwueke, pre sident and CEO; Chuck Lane, CFO; and Carol Ross-Spang, chief human resources officer. The health system announced that it is raising the minimum wage of its workers to $15/hour… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - July 30, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Jason Bolton Source Type: news
Ideas for Careers
Students, graduates and early career researchers attending FENS 2019 are invited to join the Nutrition Society Training Academy's (NSTA) ‘Ideas for Careers’ workshop, which will immediately follow the Society's Student Section session at FENS 2019 (17th October). ‘Ideas for Careers’ will provide an excellent networking opportunity for attendees to engage with experts from various areas of nutrition; industry, freelance, clinical and academia.This relaxed 30 minute workshop, with an offering of complimentary refreshments, will...
Source: The Nutrition Society - July 9, 2019 Category: Nutrition Authors: Jade Mitchell Source Type: news
Leaky pipeline: Women subject to disadvantages in career development
(Goethe University Frankfurt) A website presenting the results from a web-based tracking tool about the proportion of women working in economic research institutions in European countries was launched on Tuesday, May 28. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - June 3, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news
Which Mentored K Award Mechanism Is Right For Me?
Understanding the different Career Development Mechanisms, or K awards, and selecting the right funding opportunity announcement (FOA) to fit your science can be a confusing process. The National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH) participates in four types of mentored K awards for early-stage investigators, and there are three versions of each type to choose from, depending on the study design you propose to use. The NCCIHtraining webpage describes the K awards we support and provides links to each FOA. (Source: NCCAM Featured Content)
Source: NCCAM Featured Content - April 26, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Lanay Mudd, Ph.D. Source Type: news
Ten ASU engineering faculty receive the National Science Foundation CAREER Award
(Arizona State University) Ten faculty members in the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering at Arizona State University have received National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career Development Program (CAREER) Awards between September 2018 and April 2019. The awards total an estimated $5 million to fund their projects over the next five years. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - April 22, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news
UTSA faculty receive $2 million in CAREER Awards to advance research
(University of Texas at San Antonio) Four University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) researchers have each been awarded a National Science Foundation (NSF) Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award, totaling $2 million in new research funding for San Antonio's largest public research university. CAREER Awards, one of the NSF's most prestigious programs, helps UTSA advance closer to National Research University Fund (NRUF) eligibility. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - April 16, 2019 Category: Biology Source Type: news
Dr. Kelly Dorgan receives prestigious CAREER Grant from National Science Foundation
(Dauphin Island Sea Lab) Dr. Kelly Dorgan of The Sea Lab at Dauphin Island and the University of South Alabama received a prestigious CAREER grant from the National Science Foundation. The Faculty Early Career Development Program created by NSF gives early career faculty, such as Dr. Dorgan, the support to advance both their research and educational programs in their department or organization. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - April 15, 2019 Category: Biology Source Type: news
Career development and educational status of the sexual abuse victims: the first data from Turkey - Ko çtürk N, Ulaş, Bilginer.
Child sexual abuse (CSA) is not only a serious danger for children and families, but it is also a problem that concerns society economically and spiritually. The aim of this study is to examine career choices and educational problems of individuals who hav... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 13, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news
Nursing associates a ‘ fantastic addition ’ to the NHS team
Andrea Sutcliffe (right) with UNISON assistant general secretary Christina McAnea in Bournemouth The chief executive and registrar of the Nursing and Midwifery Council has praised the hundreds of health workers who have so far become registered as nursing associates. Speaking to UNISON’s health conference yesterday, Andrea Sutcliffe said: “The pride they have in their job is tangible. It drips out of their fingertips. And they are a fantastic addition to the team that is looking after people across the health service in England.” Ms Sutcliffe also paid tribute to UNISON for its help in developing the regu...
Source: UNISON Health care news - April 10, 2019 Category: UK Health Authors: Demetrios Matheou Tags: Article News 2019 Health Conference NHS one team for patient care Source Type: news
Lehigh University mechanical engineer earns NSF CAREER Award for noise reduction research
(Lehigh University) Justin Jaworski, an assistant professor of mechanical engineering and mechanics at Lehigh University's P.C. Rossin College of Engineering and Applied Science, is working on developing a predictive noise framework that will help make fixed wings quieter. His proposal to develop new theoretical models for how edge serrations affect their local fluid flow and acoustic signature recently won him a Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award from the National Science Foundation. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - April 2, 2019 Category: Biology Source Type: news
Trump Proposes $1B Cut to NSF
The President has proposed a $7.1 billion budget fiscal year (FY) 2020 budget for the National Science Foundation (NSF), which represents a 12.5 percent cut from its current funding level. The President’s budget asserts that NSF would accelerate its progress on its “10 Big Ideas for Future Investments,” allocating support to high-priority areas that integrate science and engineering fields and create partnership opportunities with industry, private foundations, other federal agencies, and the education sector. The agency would provide $30 million to each of the six research-focused Big Ideas, that inclu...
Source: Public Policy Reports - April 2, 2019 Category: Biology Authors: AIBS Source Type: news
Fellows hone presentation skills in communication showdown
NIEHS trainees further their career development by using plain language to explain their research. (read more) (Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter)
Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter - April 2, 2019 Category: Environmental Health Source Type: news
Fellows hone presentation skills in communication show down
NIEHS trainees further their career development by using plain language to explain their research. (read more) (Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter)
Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter - March 30, 2019 Category: Environmental Health Source Type: news
HCA buys one of the country's largest private nursing schools
HCA Healthcare Inc. has purchased a majority stake in one of the nation's largest private nursing schools, the company announced Thursday. HCA (NYSE: HCA) is one of the largest employers of nurses in the country, with more than 94,000 working across the company’s 184 hospitals. HCA's new stake in the parent company of the Galen College of Nursing will provide more career development opportunities for existing HCA nurses while all owing Galen to establish nursing programs at HCA facilities, according… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - March 14, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Joel Stinnett Source Type: news
Apply for a Supplement to Promote Training on NCCIH-Funded Awards
Learn more about training and career development opportunities on NCCIH’s Training Opportunities webpage. (Source: NCCAM Featured Content)
Source: NCCAM Featured Content - February 22, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Lanay M. Mudd, Ph.D. Source Type: news
Bid to boost Welsh mental health nurses' career development
Nurse leaders in Wales have called for all mental health nurses to be supported to develop leadership skills and receive effective and continuous professional development, in a set of pledges released for the sector. (Source: Nursing Times)
Source: Nursing Times - February 22, 2019 Category: Nursing Source Type: news
Maternity Support Worker Competency, Education and Career Development Framework.
The framework draws from and builds upon examples of good practice from across the system to help Maternity Support Workers provide better care and support to women and their babies. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - February 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
UTA engineer earns NSF CAREER grant to develop bioinspired, shape-morphing 3D materials
(University of Texas at Arlington) Kyungsuk Yum, an assistant professor in the Materials Science and Engineering Department has been awarded a five-year, $500,000 National Science Foundation Early Career Development, or CAREER, Program grant to design and develop bioinspired 3D materials with programmed shapes and motions. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - February 15, 2019 Category: Biology Source Type: news
Development opportunities for allied health professionals
Health Education England has published information about development opportunities open to allied health professionals (AHPs) covering eight potential areas for career development. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - February 6, 2019 Category: UK Health Source Type: news
NBA players who shine early stay skilled for longer
(Springer) Speed at which National Basketball Association (NBA) players' performance declines with age after peak depends on early career development, study suggests. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - January 27, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news
Video » Discover NIMH: Training the Next Generation of Researchers
NIMH is committed to research training and career development that prepares individuals to conduct innovative research in areas of program relevance that will advance the mission of the Institute. (Source: National Institute of Mental Health)
Source: National Institute of Mental Health - January 17, 2019 Category: Psychiatry Authors: National Institute of Mental Health Source Type: news
Listen to what police staff have to say, Home Office told
The Home Office’s “frontline review” of policing needs to be aware of how police staff are suffering from austerity and government cuts, says UNISON following a survey of 4,500 members. The union conducted the confidential online survey to give its members the opportunity to “tell it like it is”. It came after Home Secretary Sajid Javid launched his review in summer 2018 to “better understand” the workplace experience and needs of frontline police staff and officers. UNISON will publish the full results of the survey covering all police staff later this year. But highlights from th...
Source: UNISON meat hygiene - January 8, 2019 Category: Food Science Authors: Tony Braisby Tags: Article police and justice Police and justice staff police cuts police staff Source Type: news
ASGCT Selects First-Ever Career Development Grant Group, Awards...
The American Society of Gene and Cell Therapy’s (ASGCT) first class of 14 career development grant recipients were named by a selection committee made up of industry leaders identified by the ASGCT...(PRWeb January 08, 2019)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/asgct_selects_first_ever_career_development_grant_group_awards_245_000_total/prweb16018219.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - January 8, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news
"It suits my needs": Self-employed individuals with psychiatric disabilities and small businesses - Ostrow L, Smith C, Penney D, Shumway M.
OBJECTIVE: Small business is a favorably regarded institution in America. Given employment disparities among individuals with psychiatric disabilities compared to other workers, self-employment has potential to promote career development and community inte... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 25, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news
American Institute of Biological Sciences Welcomes New Board Members
Scientists from South Dakota State University, University of Florida, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, and Denver Museum of Nature and Science Join Board of Directors Washington, DC: The Board of Directors of the American Institute of Biological Sciences (AIBS) ratified election results during its 7 December 2018 meeting. Beginning in January 2019, Dr. Charles B. Fenster, a Professor in the Department of Biology and Microbiology at South Dakota State University, will serve as President. Also joining the Board of Directors are Dr. Pamela Soltis, a Distinguished Professor and Curator at the Florida Museum of Natural Histo...
Source: AIBS News - December 22, 2018 Category: Biology Authors: AIBS Source Type: news
Novocure backs $2m in brain cancer research grants
Novocure (NSDQ:NVCR) today, along with the American Association for Cancer Research, announced four inaugural Tumor Treating Fields research grants totaling more than $1.5 million. The St. Helier, Jersey-based company said that the newly launched grants include the AACR-Novocure Tumor Treating Fields Research Grant, the AACR-Novocure Career Development Award for Tumor Treating Fields Research, the AACR-Novocure Tumor Treating Fields Research Fellowship and the AACR-Novocure Discovery Grant. The deadline for the grants closes on January 23, and will support research focused on preclinical ...
Source: Mass Device - December 17, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Business/Financial News Oncology Research & Development NovoCure Source Type: news