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Pilot NIH grant pre-application could lead to lengthier approval process, warns FASEB

The Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) raised concerns this week about a proposed pilot program that would tack on additional steps to the grant process for some applicants at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The recommendation, which appeared in a draft report by the Scientific Management Review Board (SMRB) grant review,… Read More »

Advisory Committee Recommends Strategies for Streamlining NIH Peer Review

On July 6, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Scientific Management Review Board (SMRB) approved a draft report and recommendations aimed at streamlining the agency’s grant review, award, and management process. Last year, SMRB, which was established as part of the NIH Reform Act of 2006, was charged with advising NIH leadership on ways to… Read More »