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NHLBI Research and Policy Update
Number 43   July 2007

This electronic distribution list provides updates from the NHLBI Web Site for the research community. The updates will be sent as needed, but no more than once a week.

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.

NOT-HL-07-114: Frequently Asked Questions about PAR-06-243, “New Approaches to Non-Viral Systems for Gene Transfer Applications for Heart, Lung, and Blood Diseases (R21/R33)”

PA-07-422: Health Promotion Among Racial and Ethnic Minority Males (R01)

PA-07-421: Health Promotion Among Racial and Ethnic Minority Males (R21)

PAR-07-420: Lymphatic Biology in Health and Disease (R01)

PA-07-385: Transfusion-Related Acute Lung Injury (TRALI) Basic Research (R01)

RFA-AI-07-031: U.S.-India Bilateral Collaborative Research Partnerships (CRP) on the Prevention of HIV/AIDS (R21)
 Opening Date: August 18, 2007 (Earliest date an application may be submitted to
 Receipt Dates: Letter of Intent, September 18, 2007
Application, October 18, 2007

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

bulletPolicy Updates

No new or revised policies have been issued.

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

bulletTraining Updates

No updates or new training documents have been issued.

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


List of upcoming meetings

Symposium on Cardiovascular Regenerative Medicine, October 1-2, 2007

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Advisory Council, September 12, 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

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

Clinical Research Networks for the 21st Century, Working Group Executive Summary, May 9, 2007

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

bulletPress Releases

Framingham Observational Study Notes Greater Incidence of Metabolic Syndrome Among Adults Consuming Soft Drinks, July 23, 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
Health Statistician
Bethesda, MD
$55,706 - $121,967
August 02, 2007

Note: There are often changes and additions to the selected vacancy list. For the most current information, please visit the NHLBI Jobs Opportunities page

bulletAn Archive of the current and past issues is available on the NHLBI Web site.

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