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Osteoarthritis Initiative
Overview Launched in 2002 and completed in 2015, the Osteoarthritis Initiative (OAI) represents a collaboration of the National Institute o...
PAN-TB, Project to Accelerate New Treatments for Tuberculosis
The Problem The current treatment regimen for the most common form of tuberculosis (TB) requires taking multiple drugs for about six months...
Pandemic Response Fund
Through the FNIH Pandemic Response Fund, donors support the National Institutes of Health's (NIH’s) efforts to speed COVID-19 vaccine and ...
Pediatric Medical Devices Design Phase
Overview Despite numerous legislative, regulatory, and scientific efforts in the recent past, innovative pediatric medical devices (PMDs) h...
Plasticity and Mechanisms of Cognitive Remediation in Older Adults
Overview Plasticity and Mechanisms of Cognitive Remediation in Older Adults was the focus of a five-year Research Partnership in Cognitive ...
Pre-competitive Analytical Validation of SV2A PET as a Biomarker of Synaptic Density (SV2A PET Project)
The Problem Although researchers have established biomarkers to diagnose Alzheimer’s disease, no biomarker can track cognitive decline as...
Precision Medicine Initiative Survey
Overview In January 2015, President Obama launched the Precision Medicine Initiative (PMI), an ambitious research effort designed to usher ...
PredictTB
Problem/ Solution The Problem Although standard-of-care therapies exist to treat tuberculosis (TB), patients w...
Prevention of Iron Deficiency Anemia Post-Delivery (PRIORITY)
The Problem New interventions are needed to treat women with postpartum anemia, a major contributor to adverse maternal outcomes worldwide. ...
Principles of Clinical Pharmacology Course
The Principles of Clinical Pharmacology Course at the NIH Clinical Center was an online lecture series on the fundamentals of clinical pharm...
Problem Formulation for the use of Gene Drive in Mosquitoes Workshop
Overview Reducing the burden of malaria has been a public health priority for nearly a century. New technologies and associated vector contr...
Rapid Identification of Individuals with Viable Adult Female Worms of Onchocerca Volvulus: A Means to the End (OvAF)
Overview Onchocerciasis, commonly known as river blindness, is caused by a parasitic nematode, Onchocerca volvulus (Ov). It is transmitted b...
Research Partnership in Cognitive Aging
The Problem With a rapidly growing aged population, maintaining cognitive function is critical for the health and well-being of U.S. citize...
Robert Whitney Newcomb Memorial Lecture and Internships
Overview Since 2001, the Robert Whitney Newcomb Memorial Fund has endowed the annual Robert Whitney Newcomb Memorial Lecture in neuroscienc...
Roth Fellowship for CAEBV-HV Research
Overview The Roth Fellowship for CAEBV-HV Research was established in 2014 to support a two-year fellowship in the laboratory of Jeffrey I....
Sallie Rosen Kaplan Fund for Women Scientists in Cancer Research
Overview In 2000, the estate of Sallie Rosen Kaplan established The Sallie Rosen Kaplan Postdoctoral Fellowship for Women Scientists in Ca...
Sayer Vision Research Lecture & Award
Overview In 2006, Dr. Jane Sayer, an NIH Research scientist in National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK), es...
Genome Research Fund
Overview Established in January 2013, the Genome Research Fund supports genetics and genomics Research at the National Human Genome Research...
Global Health Fund
Overview The Global Health Fund supports the FNIH's efforts to alleviate widespread suffering in the developing world. The FNIH manages prog...
Go4Life
Overview This program completed in December 2015. Go4Life is a signature public health campaign by the National Institute on Aging (NIA) to ...
Guidance, Recommendations and Best Practices Publications and Workshops
Overview The FNIH has worked and will continue to work with stakeholders and collaborators to support the development of best practices gui...
Heart Truth Community Action Program Grants
Overview This program completed in June 2017. The Heart Truth®  is a national awareness program for women about heart disease, sponsore...
HIV Vaccine Development Using Virus-Like Particles
The Problem The number of HIV infections increases by nearly 2 million every year. Despite decades of Research, a safe and effective HIV va...
HIV-Specific Adoptive T Cell Therapy to Target Viral Reservoirs
The Problem Anti-retroviral therapy (ART) to suppress HIV requires lifelong treatment that can have side effects that create a burden for t...
Human Genome Exhibition
Overview In 2013, the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) and the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Natural Histo...

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