Tag Archives: Association of American Medical Colleges

Free Workshop: Navigating New NIGMS Training Guidelines

Earlier this year the National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS) released its new Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) for predoctoral institutional training grants, or T32s. The FOA outlines ambitious goals for training programs with the stated objective of developing a “diverse pool of well-trained scientists” with a broad base of technical, operational, and professional skills… Read More »

New Report Promotes Regulatory Efficiency in Animal Research

A new report from FASEB and its partners contains proposed changes to federal regulations, policies, and guidelines governing the use of animals in research. Directed to federal agencies involved in the oversight of federally funded animal research – primarily the U.S. National Institutes of Health and the U.S. Department of Agriculture – the recommendations aim… Read More »

Benefits of society membership for postdocs highlighted at AAMC meeting

The Association of American Medical Colleges Group on Graduate Research, Education, and Training (GREAT) held its annual professional development meeting from September 28 – October 1 in Chicago. Originally conceived as a means of information sharing and networking for those involved with research training, this year’s GREAT Group meeting featured presentations on “Shaping the Future”… Read More »