PROGRAMS and SERVICES
- November 3: The Protocol Navigators Training Seminar will be held Monday, November 3, 2014 at 2:00pm in Building 50. This event is hosted by the NIH Intramural Research Program's Protocol Navigation Training Program. Previous seminars are available on-demand [disclaimer].
- November 5: The Contemporary Clinical Medicine Great Teachers Series will be held Wednesday, November 5, 2014 at 12:00pm in the Clinical Center's Lipsett Amphitheater (Building 10). James R. Lupski, MD, PhD, DSc (hon), Cullen Professor of Molecular and Human Genetics and Professor of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, will present, "Clinical Genomics and Genetic Mechanism for Disease." Great Teachers is a sub-series of the Clinical Center Grand Rounds.
- November 12: The final session of the 2014 Ethical and Regulatory Aspects of Clinical Research Course will occur Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at 8:30am in the Clinical Center's Lipsett Amphitheater (Building 10).
- November 17: The NIH Extramural Loan Repayment Program is currently accepting applications from health professionals conducting research outside the NIH. The program repays up to $35,000 of qualified student loan debt each year. The application closes Monday, November 17, 2014.
- November 25: The NIH Community College Day will be held Tuesday, November 25, 2014 from 8:00am-4:00pm on the NIH campus (Building 45) in Bethesda, MD. Interested students and faculty should register on the NIH Office of Intramural Training and Education's website.
- Mid-November 2014: The application for the 2015 NIH Summer Internship Program (SIP) will open in mid-November: U.S. citizens and permanent residents in high school, college, and graduate school are eligible to apply. The Clinical Center participates in the SIP (Clinical Center Summer Internship Program).
- December 1: The NIH Graduate Partnership Program-Institutional Partnerships is now accepting applications from incoming Ph.D. students interested in conducting research at the NIH. The application closes Monday, December 1, 2014.
- January 2015: The online application for the 2015 Clinical and Translational Research Course for Ph.D. Students will open in January 2015. The course will be held July 6-17, 2015. The course is open to currently enrolled doctoral students pursuing a Ph.D. in the biomedical sciences at a U.S. institution.
- January 6, 2015: Demystifying Medicine 2015 begins Tuesday, January 6, 2015 in Building 50.
- January 15, 2015: The online application for the 2015-2016 class of the NIH Medical Research Scholars Program will close on Thursday, January 15, 2015.
- January 27, 2015: The online application for the 2015-2016 NIH-Duke Master's Program in Clinical Research will open Tuesday, January 27, 2015. NIH clinical fellows and other health professionals training for clinical research careers are eligible to apply.
- Clinical Center Grand Rounds
A weekly lecture series, Wednesdays at noon in Lipsett Amphitheatre, that focuses on state-of-the-art discoveries in clinical and translational research. View this month's schedule.
- The NIH Director's Wednesday Afternoon Lecture Series (WALS)
The WALS includes weekly scientific talks by some of the world's top researchers in the biomedical sciences. All lectures are held in Masur Auditorium, Building 10 of the NIH main campus, and are open to the public.
- Principles of Clinical Pharmacology Course
This course consists of a weekly lecture series covering the fundamentals of clinical pharmacology as a translational scientific discipline focused on rational drug development and utilization in therapeutics. View this week's schedule (149 KB).
- Introduction to the Principles and Practice of Clinical Research Course
This course offers lectures twice a week to train participants on how to effectively conduct clinical research. The course focuses on the spectrum of clinical research and the research process. View this week's schedule (67 KB).
Training Programs Currently Accepting Applications
- NIH Medical Research Scholars Program (Deadline: January 15, 2015)
- NIH Clinical Electives Program for Medical and Dental Students (No Deadline)
- NIH Elective Rotations for Residents and Clinical Fellows (No Deadline)
- NIH Clinical Center Sabbatical in Clinical Research Management (No Deadline)
- NIH GPP-Individual Partnerships for Current Students (No Deadline)
- NIH Postbaccalaureate Intramural Research Training Award (No Deadline)
- August 7: The NIH Summer Poster Day was held Thursday, August 7, 2014 on the NIH campus in Natcher (Building 45). Approximately 40 Clinical Center summer interns presented their research projects during the event.
- September 8, 2014: The Second Annual NIH Clinical Fellows Day was held Monday, September 8, 2014 in Lispett Amphitheater (Building 10). Approximately 80 clinical fellows from across the NIH participated in the event.
- September 18, 2014: Frederick P. Ognibene, MD, MCCM, FACP, director of the NIH Clinical Center Office of Clinical Research Training and Medical Education, was spotlighted in the September 2014 issue of the Association for Clinical and Translational Science (ACTS) Connection [disclaimer].
- September 22-26, 2014: The Principles and Practice of Clinical Research—Brazil was held September 22-26, 2014 in Rio De Janeiro. The one-week abridged version of the NIH Principles and Practice of Clinical Research Course included presenters from both the NIH and the Oswaldo Cruz Foundation (FIOCRUZ).
- September 29, 2014: The workshop "IND-Enabling Non-Clinical Safety Assessment of Candidate Drugs and Good Laboratory Practice Standards: The FDA Regulatory Perspective" (NIH-Only) was held on Monday, September 29, 2014 in Masur Auditorium (Building 10). The NIH Clinical Center-FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research Joint Task Force hosted the educational program for NIH clinical investigators, clinical research study coordinators, clinical fellows, and clinical and translational research scientists.
- October 22-23, 2014: The 2014 Pharmacokinetics Modeling Workshop was held October 22-23, 2014 at the NIH Center for Information Technology.
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