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Matthew Gentry: Biofuels, Epilepsy and Science Advocacy

By Vice President for Research Lisa Cassis ThursdayIn May, it was my distinct pleasure to present Matthew Gentry with a University Research Professorship award. He was one of 16 faculty, selected by their own...

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Posted - Jul 26Read More

Updated F&A Rates Announced for Clinical Trials

Facilities and Administrative Cost (F&A) Rates F&A Rate for Industry-funded Clinical Trials Corresponding to the university’s new F&A (indirect) cost rate agreement effective July 1, 2017, F&A...

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Posted - Jul 25Read More

Li Named Director of Office of Value and Innovation in Healthcare Delivery

Dr. Jing Li has been named associate director of the University of Kentucky Center for Health Services Research and the new director of the Office of Value and Innovation in Healthcare Delivery (OVIHD). Li...

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Posted - Jul 23Read More

Physician-Pharmacist Teams Benefit Brain Health in Older Patients

New findings from University of Kentucky faculty published in Alzheimer’s Research and Therapy demonstrate the value of physician-pharmacist teams in providing elderly care.As people age, the number of...

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Posted - Jul 19Read More

Do You Have More Than One eRA Commons Account?

NIH is working to improve the accuracy and reliability of its eRA Commons data. As part of this process, they are reviewing accounts with the intent to maintain only one account per investigator. eRA Commons...

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Posted - Jul 18Read More

The People Behind Our Research: "You Have to Follow the Science Where it Takes You"

A peek at Matthew Gentry's professional profile reveals a long list of honors and awards.A National Science Foundation Faculty Career Development Award.A National Institutes of Health Pathway to Independence...

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Posted - Jul 17Read More

Updated Fiscal Policies Released by NIH

NIH Fiscal Policy for Grant Awards - FY 2017Notice Number: NOT-OD-17-086 Key DatesRelease Date:  June 30, 2017Related AnnouncementsNOT-OD-17-049NOT-OD-17-048 NOT-OD-17-003NOT-OD-17-001Issued by National...

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Posted - Jul 11Read More

NIH Announces New Stipend Levels for Research Training Grants

[from the NIH website]Revision: Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Awards (NRSA) Predoctoral Stipends, Training Related Expenses, Institutional Allowance, and Tuition/Fees Effective for Fiscal Year...

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Posted - Jul 11Read More

New F-RPPR Available on eRA Commons

As you may know, NIH has created a new module for the online completion and submission of Final Research Performance Progress Reports (F-RPPRs).  While the F-RPPR and Annual RPPRs are similar, one notable...

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Posted - Jul 11Read More

UK Center for Health Services Research Awarded $4.5 Million from CMS for Accountable Health Communities

With a $4.5 million award from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, researchers in the University of Kentucky Center for Health Services Research (CHSR)  have established the Kentucky Consortium for...

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Posted - Jul 10Read More

Change in Health Insurance Rates Used in Grant Budget Development Process

Effective immediately, the College of Medicine SRAS GPSs will be using health insurance rates in grant budgets based on actual enrollment information that is available to them for College of Medicine employees...

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Posted - Jun 27Read More

Washington University/University of Kentucky Diabetes Pilot Grant Program

The Diabetes Research Center at Washington University in collaborativion with the University of Kentucky announce the application process for Collabroative Pilot and Feasibility Awards .  One or two awards in...

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Posted - Jun 27Read More

Subaward Review Checklist Resource Provided by OSPA

Whether your unit initiates its own subawards using the OSPA On-Line Subagreement Request System, or you work with your COM SRAS analyst to do so, OSPA has provided a checklist to assist in ensuring that...

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Posted - Jun 27Read More

CDAR Director Delivers Lecture Reserved for Pioneers in Drug Abuse Research

UK Center on Drug and Alcohol Research director Sharon Walsh will deliver the honorary Marian W. Fischman Lectureship during the College on Drug Dependence Annual Conference, June 17-22 in Montreal, Canada....

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Posted - Jun 19Read More

NIH Provides Reminder on Timely Submission of Progress and Financial Reports

[From the NIH website]NIH Reminds Recipients to Submit Complete, Timely and Accurate Progress and Financial ReportsNotice Number: NOT-OD-17-074Key DatesRelease Date: June 5, 2017Related Announcements...

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Posted - Jun 13Read More