The potential impact of the respiratory illness COVID-19 continues to evolve. UCSF Office of Sponsored Research (OSR) and Contracts and Grants Accounting (CGA) are actively monitoring the impacts to research activities and funding.
As a reminder, per NOT-OD-21-073 updated other support forms and instructions will be required for applications and RPPRs submitted for due dates on or after May 25, 2021. To prepare the campus for these changes, the Office of Sponsored Research (OSR) is providing a training Town Hall that will briefly go over the Biosketch and Other Support changes, as well as a deep dive into the updated clarifications from NIH on the Other Support requirements and new Interim Word template. OSR will also have Q&A sessions before and after the due date.
NOT-HG-21-023 announces that the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) is open to third-party involvement in NHGRI-supported studies and contracts, so long as the primary purpose of the studies and contracts is not compromised and NHGRI policies are fol
NOT-OD-21-069 announces that NIH will begin providing childcare support to recipients of NRSA fellowships (F series), on or after April 8, 2021. Phase II of this initiative will provide a similar cost for NRSA-supported trainees. Look for implementation and guidance in early FY 2022.
NOT-HG-21-022 announces National Human Genome Research Institute’s (NHGRI) efforts to improve the availability and quality of ‘relevant associated data’ as it is referred to in the NIH Genomic Data Sharing (GDS) Policy (e.g., metadata and phenotypic data).