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Scientific Review

The Scientific Review Branch (SRB) is responsible for the initial peer review of specific research applications assigned to NIA. These include contract proposals; applications for Centers, program projects, scientific meetings, and training and career development; and submissions responding to requests for applications published by NIA.

Scores for applications reviewed by the NIA SRB will be released within 2 business days after the review meeting. Summary statements for applications reviewed by the NIA SRB will be available 6 weeks after the review meeting and no later than 30 days before the Advisory Council meeting. Applicants can access their summary statement through the Status Module in the eRA Commons.

Learn about how NIA Scientific Review works.

Information for NIA scientific reviewers and potential reviewers.

Past and future review meetings.

Find information on becoming a scientific peer reviewer at NIA.

Learn about program project review.

Committees meet 3 times per year to review selected application types.

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