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Dr. Anthony Fauci

NIAID Director Dr. Anthony Fauci and Vaccine Research Center Director Dr. John Mascola provided remarks on the Institute's research response to COVID-19.

Opportunities and Resources

Help us develop innovative strategies to cure or achieve sustained remission of persistent HIV infection through two new cooperative agreement funding opportunity announcements.

Learn how you can help enhance the diversity of the research workforce by recruiting and supporting students, postdocs, and other eligible investigators from diverse backgrounds to work on existing projects.

In The News

We’d like to sincerely thank everyone who has volunteered to serve on our review panels for expedited review of grant applications and contract proposals for research on SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19.

Attend upcoming webinars designed to help prospective applicants to SARS-CoV-2 serological sciences and high-risk, high-reward research funding opportunities.

The change of reporting periods should reduce administrative burden on investigators who receive support from multiple federal agencies to conduct research with animals.

Advice Corner

NIH now requires formal instruction in rigorous experimental design and transparency to enhance reproducibility for institutional training, individual career development, and individual fellowship applications.

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