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LBRN and Louisiana Clinical & Translational Science Center- LA CaTS Competition for Translational Science Projects

by LBRN | 18 Dec 2014

RFAs (click on title to download proposal information)

Deadlines

  • Announcement of RFA - December 18, 2014
  • Letter of Intent - January 30, 2015
  • Full proposal due - March 16, 2015
  • Announcement of Award - March 31, 2015

Objective

The purpose of this new program is to provide an additional opportunity for junior and senior LBRN PUI faculty to engage in clinical and translational research. It is specifically linked to LA CaTS through collaboration of faculty, training opportunities, infrastructural resources and partial funding. It is targeted at faculty with an interest to extend their research findings into translational and clinical studies. This should be an especially intriguing opportunity to bioinformatics problems related to diagnosis and treatment.

The Online Form will become available in early January, 2015 for the Letters of Intent to be submitted. We’re using an online submission system instead of emailing completed proposals.

All awards are pending funding.

SCALA 2015 Scientific Computing Around Louisiana

by LBRN | 15 Dec 2014

Tulane University, New Orleans - March 20-21, 2015

Tulane University’s Center for Computational Science and the LSU Center for Computation and Technology (CCT) will co-sponsor, for the fourth time, a meeting to:

  • highlight cutting-edge topics in scientific computing,
  • showcase the research at Louisiana institutions and,
  • promote collaborations across the state of Louisiana.

This meeting is open to any faculty, post-doctoral researcher or student from any college in and around Louisiana. The meeting will start Friday at 1:00 p.m. and run through approximately 5 p.m. Saturday.

INVITED SPEAKERS:

Greg Forest, Mathematics Department, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Lisette de Pillis, Mathematics Department, Harvey Mudd College Michele Benzi, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Emory University REGISTRATION: Contributed talks are now being solicited. Registration is FREE, but required. SUBMISSION DEADLINE: January 25, 2015 (early submissions encouraged).

For More Information: http://tulane.edu/sse/ccs/news/scala-2015.cfm

LBRN 2015 Annual Meeting, January 30-February 1st, 2015

by LBRN | 23 Nov 2014

Information and Registration available for the LBRN 2015 Annual Meeting Event to be held in Baton Rouge.

Deadline for Registration is Thursday, January 8, 2015.

Register Now!

Summer Research 2015 Applications Now Available

by LBRN | 29 Oct 2014

Applications for the 2015 Summer Research Program are now available for undergraduate, graduate, and faculty.

Deadline for Applications is February 11, 2015.

Apply Now!

LBRN 2015 Competition for INBRE Research Project

by LBRN | 09 Sep 2014

RFAs (click on titles to download proposal information)

Deadlines

  • Announcement of RFA - September 9, 2014
  • Letter of Intent - October 1, 2014
  • Full proposal due - November 3, 2014 (updated Oct 27, 2014)
  • Announcement of Award - December 1, 2014

Objective

The purpose of these RFA is to solicit new start-up and shared instrumentation funds as well as for new pilot and full projects for the proposed new grant period. The selection and distribution of these projects by the Steering Committee will be based on the quality of the proposals and the needs of the INBRE program. Proposed projects should be consistent with the program’s focal research areas.

The Online Form is closed as the deadline for the Letters of Intent has been reached. If you completed the initial form, you will have received an email with instructions. This year we’re using an online submission system instead of emailing completed proposals.

All awards are pending funding.

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