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Epilepsy Funding Opportunities

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Highlights
Judith Hoyer Lecture on Epilepsy

Curing the Epilepsies 2013: Pathways Forward

Resource Links
Anticonvulsant Screening Program (ASP)

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Epilepsy Clinical Trials

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Contacts
Brandy Fureman, Ph.D.
Program Director, Channels Synapses & Circuits Cluster
furemanb@mail.nih.gov

Deborah Hirtz, M.D.
Program Director, Division of Extramural Research
dh83f@nih.gov

John Kehne, Ph.D.
Program Director, Anticonvulsant Screening Program
john.kehne@nih.gov

Randall Stewart, Ph.D.
Program Director, Extramural Research Program
rs416y@nih.gov

Vicky Whittemore, Ph.D.
Program Director, Channels, Synapses & Neural Circuits Cluster
vicky.whittemore@nih.gov

Highlighted Initiatives for Epilepsy Researchers

Initiative has been released in the past sixty days Temporal Dynamics of Neurophysiological Patterns as Potential Targets for Treating Cognitive Deficits in Brain Disorders
The NIMH and NINDS announce funding opportunities for proposals to test whether modifying electrophysiological patterns during behavior can improve cognitive abilities. (R01, PAR-14-153, and R21, PAR-14-158.) Applications are due on the standard NIH deadlines.
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
Contact: Brandy Fureman, PhD
Application Receipt Date(s): Standard dates apply.

Initiative has been released in the past sixty days Centers Without Walls for Collaborative Research in the Epilepsies: Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy (SUDEP) (U01)
(RFA-NS-14-004)
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
Application Receipt Date(s): March 10, 2014

Pre-application: Opportunities for Collaborative Research at the NIH Clinical Center (X02) (PAR-13-357)
National Institutes of Health, multiple institutes
Application Receipt Date(s): November 20, 2013; November 20, 2015

Opportunities for Collaborative Research at the NIH Clinical Center (U01) (PAR-13-358)
National Institutes of Health, multiple institutes
Application Receipt Date(s): March 20, 2014; March 20, 2015

Research to Characterize and Reduce Stigma to Improve Health (R21) (PA-13-246)
National Institutes of Health, multiple institutes
Application Receipt Date(s): Standard dates apply, by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization

Research to Characterize and Reduce Stigma to Improve Health (R03) (PA-13-247)
National Institutes of Health, multiple institutes
Application Receipt Date(s): Standard dates apply, by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization

Research to Characterize and Reduce Stigma to Improve Health (R01) (PA-13-248)
National Institutes of Health, multiple institutes
Application Receipt Date(s): Standard dates apply, by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization

An important notice: Restructured Application Forms and Instructions for Submissions for FY2011 Funding

 

NINDS Active Funding Initiatives

Other  NINDS Funding Initiatives that may be of interest to the epilepsy research community.

Last updated April 9, 2014