Grant writing workshop set for Aug. 20

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Dr. Sidney Stahl

The Medical School community is invited to a grant writing seminar and workshop presented by a former leader of the National Institutes of Health.

“Demystifying the Black Box of the NIA/NIH: A Grant Writing Seminar and Workshop” will be presented 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m., Tuesday, Aug. 20, in MSB 3.001 by Dr. Sidney Stahl, who served as the chief of the Individual Behavioral Processes Branch in the Division of Behavioral and Social Research at the National Institute on Aging, NIH from 1996 until his retirement in 2012.

The primary objective of the workshop is to provide insight into the NIH grant application process, demystify that process and provide suggestions on how better to obtain NIH funding.

Please contact Lyn Emerich to RSVP and for more information.

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the essential areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston (UTMB) is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. UTMB designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This workshop is funded by The Phyllis Gough Huffington Lecture Series and presented by the Division of Geriatric and Palliative Medicine.