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Thank You to 2021 NIAID Peer Review and Committee Volunteers

Our thanks to all who volunteer to serve on a peer review group or advisory committee; your time, effort, and contributions are critically important to help NIAID fund the best science.
Panel of Peer Reviewers

Opportunities and Resources

Biomarker signatures predictive of tuberculosis (TB) disease progression in children, if identified, could translate to simple, easy to use, point-of-care-based tools and allow targeted TB preventive chemoprophylaxis.
Request funding for your active grant or cooperative agreement for artificial intelligence and machine learning (AI/ML), AI/ML data readiness, or biomedical software development.
What does it take to develop exceptional scientists of the future? Two critical factors: excellent mentorship and superior training. To recognize the crucial role great mentors play, NIH will support supplements for excellence in mentorship.

In The News

Selecting representative viruses from each virus family offers a viable pathway to gain knowledge as well as develop and test candidate countermeasures that may apply to part or all of a particular virus family.
NIAID invites community and stakeholder feedback on a strategic plan to advance research and development of a vaccine for the fungal infection coccidioidomycosis.

Advice Corner

Whenever you plan research project changes that would shift your research emphasis from one disease area to another, the action likely indicates a change in scope and you thus need to follow NIAID's prior approval procedures.

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