VA RESEARCH FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES FOR EARLY TO ESTABLISHED INVESTIGATORS

Symposia

  • Date:
  • Time: 8:15am - 9:15am
  • Track: Research
  • CME/CE: 1.0
  • Type: In-Person

Sponsored by the Research Committee

Moderator: Carole S. Woodle, PhD
This session will bring awareness of VA research and research opportunities to clinicians and early-career, mid-career, or established investigators in the field of aging research.  The session will end with a Q&A to allow attendees to query VA program officers and current investigators about current funding opportunities and strategies for success. Learning Objectives: (1) describe the VA mission, research services and funding opportunities in the field of aging research available to investigators at different career stages; (2) describe VA research priorities, including strategic and cross-cutting priorities, and new research enterprise initiatives; (3) identify resources for research training within the VA, including the Geriatrics Research and Education and Clinical Center system; and (4) list examples of VA aging research and VA research career trajectories.

VA Research and Funding Opportunities for Early-Career to Established Investigators
Carole S. Woodle, PhD
Unique VA Structures to Conduct Research in the Aging Field: GRECCs
Alayne D. Markland, DO, MSc
Research Career
Kathryn N. Starr, PhD, RD