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.
WGHI CTSI MEER Grant Call for Proposals
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. 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.
Women’s Global Health Institute
Discovery Park and College of Health and Human Sciences
Hall for Discovery and Learning Research, Room 395
207 South Martin Jischke Drive
West Lafayette, IN 47907-1971