Tag Archives: MIRA

NIGMS reissues pilot funding mechanism

Continuing its exploration of new strategies to maximize the number of researchers it funds, the National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS) reissued the Maximizing Investigators’ Research Award (MIRA) for established principal investigators (PIs). This is the second call for applications for this pilot program, which provides stable funding, flexibility to pursue new research directions… Read More »

Updates on MIRA and reproducibility at NIGMS advisory council

During the public session of its January 29 meeting, the National Advisory General Medical Sciences Council heard updates on several National Institutes of Health (NIH)-wide and National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)-specific initiatives. They also discussed the findings of several program assessments. NIGMS Director, Jon Lorsch, PhD, began the meeting with an update on… Read More »