The Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, Research Development Services, announces the following limited competition opportunities Camille & Henry Dreyfus Foundation and the Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation Advanced authorization is required from Research Development Services to apply for a limited competition.
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1. Camille Dreyfus Foundation Teacher-Scholar Award
2. Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation Scholars program
1. Camille Dreyfus Foundation Teacher-Scholar Award – This program supports the research and teaching careers of talented young faculty in the chemical sciences. The program provides discretionary funding to faculty at an early stage in their careers. Criteria for selection include an independent body of scholarship attained in the early years of their appointment (and a demonstrated commitment to education, signaling the promise of continuing outstanding contributions to both research and teaching. UIC may submit one application. For additional information see http://research.uic.edu/funding/limited-submissions/cdtsa16.
2. Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation Scholars Program - The program aims to accelerate needed reforms in health professions education to accommodate the dramatic changes occurring in medical practice and health care delivery. UIC may submit one proposal from the College of Nursing and one proposal from the College of Medicine. For additional information see http://research.uic.edu/funding/limited-submissions/jmfsp16.
• Preference may be given for resubmissions only if the sponsor provided extramural reviews AND those reviews suggest enthusiasm and/or encouraged resubmission. Reviews MUST be attached to the internal LOI form for consideration.
• If you cannot reach the desired page by clicking on the link provided, try copying the full URL into your browser's address bar. There should be no spaces in the URL.
• Please review guidelines and eligibility requirements before submitting an internal LOI.
• If you would like to apply for a limited competition not currently posted at our website at http://research.uic.edu/funding/limited-submissions please contact Tony Halford at RDS@uic.edu
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Researchers Amy Peters, M.A., and Amy West, Ph.D. at the University of Illinois at Chicago are conducting a research study examining how markers of brain functioning in the blood are related to mood, behavior, and cognition in adolescents with negative mood problems.
Young people 12-17 years old who experience depression and/or mania may be eligible. In addition, healthy children with NO history of depression or mania are possibly eligible.
WHAT WILL THIS STUDY INVOLVE?
* One visit (~4 hours) to the Pediatric Mood Disorders Clinic at UIC
* Questions about mood and behavior
* Attention and memory assessment
* Blood draw (~3 tablespoons)
WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS?
* No direct benefits
* Help advance an important scientific field
Eligible participants will be compensated for their time.
FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Please contact Amy Peters at 312-767-8037; firstname.lastname@example.org