NIA SYMPOSIUM FOR RESEARCHERS AT MID-CAREER AND BEYOND – OPPORTUNITIES FOR ESTABLISHED RESEARCHERS

Symposia

  • Date:
  • Time: 3:45pm - 4:45pm
  • Track: Research
  • CME/CE: 1.0 - AMA Credits, AAFP Prescribed Credits, CMD Management Credits, Nursing Credits, Pharmacy Credits

Sponsored by the National Institute on Aging in cooperation with the AGS Research Committee 
This symposium is intended for independently funded researchers at a mid- to senior career level. It targets the needs of research leaders and established investigators by providing an update from NIA staff on research programs and initiatives.   Following brief introductory remarks on current funding, new opportunities including those related to Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias, and future priorities and research directions of NIA will be discussed.  Learning Objectives: (1) describe the current and future research foci of the NIA extramural divisions; and (2) discuss the current funding environment.

Overview of NIA Budget, and Priority Areas
Marie A. Bernard, MD, Deputy Director, NIA; Evan C. Hadley, MD; Kenneth E. Santora, PhD; Lisbeth Nielsen, PhD; Eliezer Masliah, MD; Dana Plude, PhD