Health Disparities: Addressing High-Priority Diseases in NIDDK

Deadline
Multiple
OPPORTUNITY NO.
PA-17-021
MECHANISM
R01 (also available: R21)
RESEARCH AREA(S)
SYNOPSIS

Addressing Health Disparities in NIDDK Diseases

This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) invites research projects to improve understanding of the causes of high priority diseases in the United States and reducing/eliminating health disparities.

Research is encouraged in the following high priority diseases within the scientific mission areas of the NIDDK:

  • diabetes
  • obesity
  • nutrition-related disorders
  • hepatitis C
  • gallbladder disease
  • H. Pylori infection
  • sickle cell disease, specifically, studies in complications within the NIDDK mission areas
  • kidney diseases
  • urologic diseases
  • hematologic diseases, including studies in abnormal hemoglobin synthesis
  • metabolic diseases
  • gastrointestinal
  • hepatic
  • renal complications from infection with HIV

Clinical trials are not permitted in response to this FOA.

Deadlines:

  • Pre-Application Submission: N/A
  • Application Submission: 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization, Feb. 5, 2017; Jun. 5, 2017; Oct. 5, 2017; Feb. 5, 2018; Jun. 5, 2018; Oct. 5 2018; Feb. 5, 2019; Jun. 5, 2019; Oct. 5, 2019
ELIGIBILITY

Any individual(s) with the skills, knowledge, and resources necessary to carry out the proposed research as the Program Director(s)/Principal Investigator(s) (PD(s)/PI(s)) is invited to work with his/her organization to develop an application for support. Individuals from underrepresented racial and ethnic groups as well as individuals with disabilities are always encouraged to apply for NIH support.