WEEK OF 09/01/2014-09/05/2014
Monday, September 1
Tuesday, September 2
Wednesday, September 3
Cynthia Ward, VMD, PhD, presents, "Challenges Facing Veterinary Medical Education Over the Next Decade." Location: CVM Room H237, Time: 11 a.m.-12 p.m. Dr. Ward is a candidate for the associate dean of academic affairs at the UGA College of Veterinary Medicine.
Thursday, September 4
Tiffany Wills, PhD, presents "GluN2B or not 2B? NMDAR Subunit Specificity of Alcohol Dependence and Plasticity." Location: CVM Room 236, Time: 10:30 a.m. Dr. Wills is a faculty candidate for the Physiology and Pharmacology department at the UGA College of Veterinary Medicine.
David Weinshenker, PhD, presents, "The Role of Norepinephrine in Reinforcement and Addiction." Location: Coverdell Building Room S175. Time: 2 p.m. Dr. Weinshenker is a professor in the Department of Human Genetics at Emory University School of Medicine.
Friday, September 5
Alpaca Research Foundation (ARF)
Pre-proposals are due November 1. Successful applicants will be notified in January and invited to submit a full proposal. The deadline for full proposals is April 1. The earliest funding date is September 1.
Please find more informationon submission for pre-proposals here and the forms for submission here.
NIH Loan Repyament Programs Open for Researchers
Morris Animal Foundation Announces Call for Wildlife/Exotics Proposals
USDA Agriculture and Food Research Initiative: Foundational Program
The AFRI Foundational Program is offered to support research grants in the six AFRI priority areas to continue building a foundation of knowledge critical for solving current and future societal challenges. The six priority areas are: Plant Health and Production and Plant Products; Animal Health and Production and Animal Products; Food Safety, Nutrition, and Health; Renewable Energy, Natural Resources, and Environment; Agriculture Systems and Technology; and Agriculture Economics and Rural Communities. Single-function Research Projects, multi-function Integrated Projects and Food and Agricultural Science Enhancement (FASE) Grants are expected to address one of the Program Area Priorities (see Foundational Program RFA for details). Please find more information here.