FROM: Lisa Pitler, Assistant Vice Chancellor for Research
RE: New rules pertaining to Clinicaltrials.gov
The Final Rule for Clinical Trials Registration and Results Submission (42 CFR Part 11) and the NIH Policy on Dissemination of NIH-Funded Clinical Trial Information become effective for clinical trials initiated on or after January 18, 2017. Additional information is available at the following websites:
Dr. Anderson has been Chief Medical Officer and State Environmental and Occupational Disease Epidemiologist for the Department of Health Services/Division of Public Health from 1980 until his retirement in early November 2016. Over the past 30 years he has been the leader of the Consortium of Great Lakes States conducting and coordinating activities concerning fish consumption health impacts and the use of consumption advisories. He has lead multiple research projects documenting the human health hazards of consumption of Great Lakes and other sport fish.
The UIC Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research is pleased to announce the 2016 UIC Researcher and Scholar of the Year Award program. The purpose of the Researcher and Scholar of the Year Award is to recognize and celebrate the efforts and commitment of those individuals who are advancing knowledge in their area of research and scholarship. These individuals inspire and promote continued excellence at UIC.
The 2016 edition of the Lewis-Burke catalog of federal scholarship, fellowship, and internship programs geared towards graduate students. The document is organized by agency, and includes programs that fund students individually and programs through which a university can receive support for a collection of students. Details on each program, such as the fields of science covered and the citizenship requirements for the awardees, are also included.
As part of NSF’s efforts to modernize proposal submission and increase competitive fairness in the proposal process, the Foundation continues to focus on implementing automated proposal compliance checks in FastLane.