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NHLBI Research and Policy Update
Number 39   March 2007
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bulletFunding Updates

 Please Note: Links to RFAs, PAs, and Guide Notices will take you to the NIH Web site. RFPs will take you to FedBizOpps. Links to RFPs will not work past their proposal receipt date. Archived versions of RFPs posted on FEDBIZOPPS can be found on the FedBizOpps site using the FedBizOpps search function. Under Document to Search, simply select Archived Documents.

NOT-HL-07-108: Notice of Intent to Issue a PA on Investigator-Initiated Multi-Site Clinical Trials

NOT-HG-07-011: Administrative Supplements for Making Knockout Mice

NOT-DK-07-006: Correction for PAR-07-024: Ancillary Studies to Major Ongoing NIDDK and NHLBI Clinical Research Studies (R01)

PA-07-318: Occupational Safety and Health Research (R01)

RFA-RM-07-009: 2007 NIH Director's New Innovator Award Program (DP2)  
 Opening Date: April 25, 2007 (Earliest date an application may be submitted to
 Receipt Dates: Letter of Intent, Not applicable.
Application, May 22, 2007

Presolicitation notice for RFP No. NHLBI-HV-08-03: Randomized Trial of Genotype-Guided Dosing of Warfarin Therapy
 Receipt Dates: Letter of Intent, May 20, 2007
Proposal, June 20, 2007

For additional initiatives, please visit the following Web page:
NHLBI Grants and Contracts page

bulletPolicy Updates

2007 Funding and Operating Guidelines

Guidelines for Investigator-Initiated Resource-Related Research Projects Applications (R24) (Updated)

For additional policy documents, please visit Funding / Award Policy section on the following Web page:
Funding, Training, and Policies

bulletTraining Updates

Commitment to New Investigators (Updated)

For more information on training and career development programs, please visit the following Web page:
Training and Career Development


List of upcoming meetings

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Advisory Council, June 5, 2007

For more information, and the most current list of upcoming meetings, please visit the following Web page:
Announcements of NHLBI Meetings, Conferences, and Events

Reports of past meetings

No reports of past meeting have been posted.

For more information on past meetings, please visit the following Web page:
Workshop and Meeting Summaries, and Other Scientific Reports

bulletPress Releases

Media Availability: Calcium Plaque Build-up in the Arteries Leads to Coronary Heart Disease in Multi-Ethnic Groups, March 26, 2007

Media Availability: Increasing Proportion of Cardiovascular Disease Due to Diabetes Over the Last 50 Years, March 26, 2007

Framingham Study Shows Parents Who Live Long Pass On Lower Risk of Cardiovascular Disease, March 12, 2007

For additional Press Releases, please visit the NHLBI News Room

bulletSelected NHLBI Vacancies

(Links to announcements will not work past their closing date.)

Position Title Location
Grade and Salary
Closing Date
Deputy Branch Chief (Medical Officer)
Bethesda, MD
Medical Officer (Research)
Bethesda, MD
Health Scientist Administrator (NHLBI)
Bethesda, MD
$79,397 to $143,471
Medical Officer (NHLBI)
Bethesda, MD
$79,397 to $143,471
Branch Chief (Medical Officer)
Bethesda, MD
$110,363 - $143,471

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