Session II: NIH Career Development Awards

When: Mar 23, 2016 - 8:00am - 12:00pm

Location: Class of 1978 Life Sciences Center, Oopik Auditorium

Presenters: John Robertson, PhD (From Grant Writers' Seminars & Workshops)


The Grant Proposal Support Initiative (with funding from the Dartmouth Offices of the Provost and President) presents:

Session II: NIH Career Development Awards

For Career Development Award (CDA) candidates and their mentors. It emphasizes the partnering between candidate, mentor and institution that is necessary to make these proposals successful. The NIH mentored K Awards, and F32 National Research Service Award for individual post-doctoral fellows are used as representative applications. Includes tips and strategies on getting reference letters; selecting and getting the most from a mentor; how review criteria can be used to inform the writing of a CDA; the kinds of research and training that should be proposed, and much more. NOTE: if you didn't attend the previous full-day R01 session in March 2015, you should sign up for the March 22, 2016 full-day session as a prerequisite.

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Event contact information: Please sign up by email to Cindy Stewart (, Program Manager, Dartmouth SYNERGY.

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