Responsible Conduct of Research Training
UD will hold this annual in-person all-day training session on January 30, 2018, at the Trabant University Center. Registration will open in December. If you receive NIH, NSF or NIFA funding to conduct research, visit the RO website
for details about the RCR training requirements and the options provided to fulfill the requirement.
NIH Plans for Issuing Clinical Trial Specific Parent FOAs
NIH previously announced plans to require clinical trial specific funding opportunity announcements (FOAs) for due dates of January 25, 2018, and beyond. Expect to see these FOAs for select activity codes at least 60 days ahead of the first due date after January 25. Some NIH institutes and centers will join these parent FOAs. More information can be found on the NIH website.
Cindy Panchisin, assistant director for research accounting, is retiring at the end of the year. Cindy’s 42-year UD career spans multiple departments including Physical Education, Controller’s, Treasurer’s, Institutional Research, Provost's Office and Research Office. Cindy has been an integral part of the Research Office’s successes, with an unwavering commitment to excellence. She will be greatly missed. Please join the Research Office in wishing Cindy a happy retirement!