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An Un-Meeting is a collaborative event without the rules and structure of a traditional conference.

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Cross-network translational research “synergy” papers are designed to focus on significant challenges in clinical and translational research.

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Consortium RFAs

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All of Us Research Program - Communications and Marketing Partners


The All of Us Communications and Marketing Partners funding opportunity seeks applicants who are capable of developing strategies and tactics to raise awareness of the program, drive enrollment of participants, communicate to existing participants to keep them as active partners, and engage the research community to use the data being gathered. The program’s communications and marketing partner(s) must be adaptable to changing priorities and plans, able to work collaboratively with a large consortium of stakeholders, and innovative in developing ways to reach potential participants and retain current participants. The awardee(s) will be responsible for developing communications, public relations, and marketing strategies to support the national program; developing integrated campaign strategies within regions or demographic segments; providing consortium-wide communications support; and evaluating the effectiveness and impact of messages and communications activities.

Applications are due on March 29, 2019, by 5:00 p.m., local time. Learn more via a webinar taking place on February 26, 2019, 1 p.m. – 2 p.m. EST. RSVP to

February 12, 2019

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All of Us Research Program - Engagement and Retention Innovators


The All of Us Engagement and Retention Innovators funding opportunity seeks applicants who can develop impactful engagement experiences, building relationships between the program and its participants. As All of Us seeks to establish long-lasting connections with different communities, we will work with organizations on creating a repository of digital and analog engagement tactics and materials that will educate and inspire the communities they have been designed with. The awardee(s) will be responsible for developing engagement experiences that are scalable, customizable, and available for use by the program’s national consortium. These experiences should focus on general community engagement, experiential learning, multicultural engagement, digital engagement, and provider engagement.

Applications are due on March 29, 2019, by 5:00 p.m., local time. A webinar is taking place on February 27, 2019, 3 p.m. – 4 p.m. EST for those interested in more information. RSVP, or send any inquiries, to

February 12, 2019

2018 NCATS ASPIRE Design Challenges


NCATS invites innovators to learn more about the NCATS ASPIRE Design Challenges for Translational Innovation in Pain, Opioid Use Disorder, and Overdose. The goal of the ASPIRE Challenges is to reward and spur innovative and catalytic approaches towards solving the opioid crisis through development of:

  1. novel chemistries;
  2. data-mining and analysis tools and technologies; and
  3. biological assays that will revolutionize discovery, development and pre-clinical testing of next generation, safer and non-addictive analgesics to treat pain, as well as new treatments for opioid use disorder (OUD) and overdose.

Solutions must be submitted to by NOON Eastern Time on May 31, 2019. 

February 05, 2019

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