Application submission period: September 3 – October 3, 2017 PRAT is a 3-year competitive fellowship program at NIH for postdocs to pursue research in a lab under an NIH preceptor of the applicant’s choosing. The program emphasizes training in all areas supported by NIGMS, including: bioinformatics, biological chemistry, biophysics, cell biology, computational biology, developmental biology, [...]
By Francis S. Collins, M.D., Ph.D. Director, National Institutes of Health In May, I wrote about NIH’s plans to establish a policy to address a biomedical research workforce dangerously out of balance by using a new measure called the Grant Support Index (GSI). Over the past month, we’ve been soliciting feedback on these plans from the [...]
In Part 2 of Dr. Audra Cox's series "Can You Trust What You Read?", she highlights common problems with the presentation of images and figures including image manipulation, proper image acquisition, and ways to ensure image accuracy. What is an Image Worth?