November PSTP - Revising and Responding to Critiques
Thursday, November 14, 2013 from 8:00 AM to 9:30 AM (CST)
November 14, 2013 from 8-9:30 in West Pavilion, Room E
Revising Grant Applications and Responding to Critiques
Lisa Schweibert, PhD
Professor of Cell, Development, and Integrative Biology Associate Dean for Postdoctoral Education Director, MERIT Program
Goal: The goal of this session is to develop practical skills for reviewing and revising grant applications.
Objective: After participating in this CME activity, participants should be able to
1. Be familiar with the grant review process
2. Understand the NIH scoring criteria
3. Understand the NIH resubmission policy
The PSTP is designed to provide practical assistance in the areas of scientific writing (such as the development of grants and scientific manuscripts), scientific presentations, career development, and leadership. Developed and sponsored by the Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCTS), the target audience of the PSTP is all faculty, staff, trainees and students interested in expanding their professional skills in the stated areas. Seminars are held monthly on the second Thursday from 8:00 to 9:30 a.m. in West Pavilion Room E.
The University of Alabama School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Alabama, School of Medicine designates this Regularly Scheduled Series for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM.Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
UAB is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to fostering a diverse, equitable and family-friendly environment in which all faculty and staff can excel and achieve work/life balance irrespective of ethnicity, gender, faith, gender identify and expression as well as sexual orientation. UAB also encourages applications from individuals with disabilities and veterans.
There is no commercial support for this activity.
When & Where
UAB Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCTS)
The CCTS accelerates research for improved human health. Led by Robert P. Kimberly, MD, Associate Dean for Biomedical Research, CCTS funding is provided by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences grant UL1 TR000165.