About the Program
UK offers a highly focused program of grant-writing workshops, Interactive Mentoring to Enhance Research Skills (IMERS), to empower faculty researchers from NIH SCORE-eligible institutions in their efforts to develop and submit competitive NIH grant applications.
IMERS workshops are delivered by:
- Donald T. Frazier, Ph.D.,
Professor Emeritus, UK College of Medicine,
Director, Donald T. Frazier Science Outreach Center
Multi-PD/PI, NIGMS-sponsored grant-writing workshops
- Brett Spear, Ph.D.,
Professor, UK College of Medicine,
Director of Graduate Studies, Integrated Biomedical Sciences IBS Program,College of Medicine
Multi-PD/PI, NIGMS-sponsored grant writing workshops
- A team of experienced scientists and research development professionals dedicated to grant-writing outreach.
See the full workshop team list.
Previously submitted unsuccessful proposals to NIH?
Been close to the funding line, but need a bit more help?
Need a little “retooling” to become a successful grant writer?
Want to be a better research mentor for your students?
Join us at the University of Kentucky for a dynamic, three-day event to enhance your grant-seeking skills!