Research and Funding

Inside NIA Archives: June, 2013

Posted on June 26, 2013 by Chyren Hunter, Deputy Director and Training Officer, Division of Extramural Activities.

The NIA views support for research career development and pre and postdoctoral fellowship training as a priority. The availability of funds to support career development (K) and fellowship training (... Read More
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Posted on June 19, 2013 by Colin Baker, Program Director, Division of Behavioral and Social Research.

Recently an NIA-funded study on the economic costs of caring for people with dementia was published in The New England Journal of Medicine. The study drew a lot of attention, and I want to tell you a... Read More
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Posted on June 12, 2013 by Suzana Petanceska, Program Director, Division of Neuroscience.

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times... --Charles Dickens These words sum up the state of Alzheimer’s disease (AD) research, specifically therapy development, over the last few... Read More
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Posted on June 5, 2013 by Rebecca Ferrell, Scientific Review Officer, Scientific Review Branch, Division of Extramural Activities.

You’ve traveled overnight between back-to-back meetings, rushed from the airport to a hotel in Bethesda, and dragged your bags and yourself to a stale ballroom just in time to review tons of... Read More
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