Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP) Peer Review
Michael Rusnak joined the ORD for a seminar September 26, 2019, to discuss the role and functions of the Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP) review process, including Michael's insights as a reviewer. Please email Wanda Pierce, firstname.lastname@example.org, for a copy of seminar materials.
Find Funding with Grant Forward
The Office of Research hosted a seminar September 17, 2019, on our funding search engine, Grant Forward, reviewing specific search strategies for early career faculty. Please email Wanda Pierce, email@example.com, for a copy of the seminar materials.
Pursuing Funding from DOD Military Operational Medicine Research Program (MOMRP)
CDR Christopher Steele, Ph.D., director, and Ronda Renosky, Ph.D., acting portfolio manager, psychiatry and clinical psychology disorders, visited MUSC to review the Department of Defense Military Operational Medicine Research Program (MOMRP). MOMRP provides biomedical “skin-in” solutions that protect soldiers and enhance their performance in the face of myriad stressors in operational and training environments. Please email Wanda Pierce, firstname.lastname@example.org, for a copy of the workshop materials.
NASA, International Space Station & Center for the Advancement of Science in Space
On August 2017, NASA and the Center for Advancement of Science in Space encouraged MUSC researchers to think outside of the box to find new ways to target Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s and Lou Gehrig’s diseases; discover biomarkers; work on ending the organ shortage through such methods as 3-D bioprinting; produce vaccines; make medical device implants; and produce monoclonal antibodies to fight cancer. And consider conducting this type research on the International Space Station. Submit a concept for the ISS National Lab to review.
Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI)
Program Officers, Dr. David Hickam, director of the Clinical Effectiveness and Decision Science program and Dr. Chinenye Anyanwu, engagement officer, visited MUSC to discuss PCORI's current priorities, mission, structure, and engagement requirements. Please email Wanda Pierce, email@example.com, for a copy of the workshop materials.