Catalyst by Month: November 2018

by Katie Watkins on November 29, 2018

Please help us welcome the newest members of the Catalyst Committee!... Read more

Tagged with: Insights, Membership

by SRA International on November 29, 2018

Send us your memories on Facebook as well and we will upload to our 2018 SRAI Annual Meeting album.... Read more

Tagged with: 2018 Annual Meeting, Education, Leadership, Membership, Professional Development

by Annedorte Vad on November 29, 2018

Congratulations to the Award winners 2018 and thank you to all the nominators.... Read more

Tagged with: 2018 Annual Meeting, Membership

by Michael "Spanky" McCallister on November 29, 2018

Terry Manns, a fond remembrance.... Read more

Tagged with: Membership

by seema.dhindaw@nyumc.org on November 29, 2018

SRA International members rock! As research management and administration professionals, they never stop improving, learning, achieving, or earning new heights of success.... Read more

Tagged with: Kudos Korner, Membership

by tonya.edvalson@hsc.utah.edu on November 29, 2018

As your Immediate Past President in the Western Section, it’s my honor to act as the nominations chair for our upcoming elections for officers.... Read more

Tagged with: Elections, Western Section

by Lynda Olin on November 29, 2018

Hello Western Section SRAI Members!... Read more

Tagged with: Membership, Western Section

by SRA International on November 29, 2018

The University of Kentucky—a public, land grant university with around 30,000 students and 2,000 faculty—receives over $300 million per year in extramural research funding.... Read more

Tagged with: Insights, Research Administration

by Zoya Davis-Hamilton on November 29, 2018

Research administration service centers (sometimes referred to as shared support centers) are typically implemented via centralization and standardization of research administration services that have been previously performed by school/department administrators.... Read more

Tagged with: Insights, The Pulse

by SRA International on November 29, 2018

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) considers increasing diversity of the U.S. biomedical workforce to be of such paramount importance that, in 2013, NIH leadership allocated 240 million dollars from the Common Fund to establish the BUILD.... Read more

Tagged with: Insights, Research Administration

by mbm.hochman@gmail.com on November 29, 2018

We are happy to announce that the 2019 SRAI educational calendar is now available.... Read more

Tagged with: Education, Networking, Professional Development

by tabatha.lemke@sanfordhealth.org on November 29, 2018

It’s not too early to start making your plans to join us for Research Management Architecture and All That Jazz at the Hyatt Centric Magnificent Mile in beautiful downtown Chicago, April 28-May 1, 2019.... Read more

Tagged with: Midwest Section, Networking, Northeast Section

by Ellen Zavala on November 29, 2018

Mark your calendars to attend the upcoming Western/Southern Section Meeting at the Manchester Grand Hyatt, March 10 – 13, 2019, in beautiful San Diego, California.... Read more

Tagged with: Networking, Southern Section, Western Section

by meaghan.ventura@nationwidechildrens.org on November 29, 2018

The Ohio Chapter of SRA International is currently seeking informed subject matter experts for the 2019 Ohio Chapter Meeting on June 10, 2019 at the Fawcett Center at The Ohio State University.... Read more

Tagged with: Education, Ohio Chapter

by SRA International on November 29, 2018

“I was a human first, and then I learned to be a scientist. If I forget the human part, then that’s a problem.”... Read more

Tagged with: News in the Field

by SRA International on November 29, 2018

National Institutes of Health scientists and their colleagues have found evidence of the infectious agent of sporadic Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD) in the eyes of deceased CJD patients.... Read more

Tagged with: News in the Field, NIH

by SRA International on November 29, 2018

Exposure to uncomfortable sensations elicits a wide range of appropriate and quick reactions, from reflexive withdrawal to more complex feelings and behaviors.... Read more

Tagged with: News in the Field, NIH

by SRA International on November 29, 2018

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA or Agency) is proposing to amend its regulations to implement a provision of the 21st Century Cures Act (Cures Act).... Read more

Tagged with: News in the Field

by SRA International on November 29, 2018

Have you ever wondered what each part of an NIH grant number means?... Read more

Tagged with: News in the Field

by SRA International on November 29, 2018

Slow-motion collisions of tectonic plates under the ocean drag about three times more water down into the deep Earth than previously estimated, according to a first-of-its-kind seismic study that spans the Mariana Trench, a crescent-shaped trench in the Western Pacific that measures 1,500 miles long and is the deepest ocean trench in the world... Read more

Tagged with: News in the Field, NSF

by SRA International on November 29, 2018

The discovery of fossil teeth from two marsupial species that lived 43 million years ago on what was at that time an island provides key insights into the influence of geological changes on the evolution of mammals, according to newly published research funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF).... Read more

Tagged with: News in the Field, NSF

by SRA International on November 29, 2018

We are pleased to announce that a revised version of the NSF Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide (PAPPG), (NSF 19-1) has been issued.... Read more

Tagged with: News in the Field, NSF