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WGHI CTSI MEER Grant Call for Proposal

The Purdue Women’s Global Health Institute (WGHI) and Indiana Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute (CTSI) requests proposals of outstanding scientific merit addressing translational research of women’s health issues focusing on one or more of the following: wellness, neurodegenerative disorders, bone health, and women’s cancers. Proposals focusing on prevention and early detection instead of treatment are highly encouraged. All funded project teams are expected to gather preliminary data to submit competitive applications to external funding agencies, or to seek support from an outside organization (e.g. companies, foundations, etc.) for continuation of the research. Matching funds are encouraged.

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WGHI 2014 High Tea and Symposium

The Women’s Global Health Institute (WGHI) is going to held a high tea event on November 7 at Burton D. Morgan Center for Entrepreneurship Room 121 from noon to 5 pm. Dr. Connie Weaver, Director of the WGHI,  will give a progress report of the Institute, followed by a symposium on women’s health focusing on two topics: 1. Consensus Development for Public Health Guidelines; 2. Sex Differences in Biology and Disease – Vive la Differénce. Pilot grant opportunities will be announced.

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Request for Applications - Biological Samples with Longitudinal EHR data for research

This RFA solicits submissions of project applications for research use of human bio-specimen with longitudinal electronic medical record data. Click here for more information.

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Women’s Global Health Institute

Discovery Park and College of Health and Human Sciences

Purdue University

Hall for Discovery and Learning Research, Room 395

207 South Martin Jischke Drive

West Lafayette, IN 47907-1971

(765) 496-9316

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