TIGGR attendees in workshop session

TIGRR Workshop Schedule

 

Workshop Schedule (Tentative)

Tuesday, January 7, 2020

Introductions

1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Check-in at The Boardwalk at Wild Dunes and Registration in the Palms Foyer

3 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Faculty meets to review what will occur over the 4 days

4 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Welcome all attendees, faculty and mentees briefly introduce themselves

4:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Overview of what to expect during the week is given to mentees

5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Kick-off Reception & Dinner

7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Pods meet: Initial "Panel Review" of mentee specific aims

Wednesday, January 8, 2020

Basics of Grant Applications

7 a.m. to 8 a.m.
Breakfast and Announcements

8 a.m. to 9:15 a.m.
Basic structure and approach to writing NIH Research grant applications including overview of aims and hypotheses

9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
Break

9:30 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.
How to use statistical consultation - Biostatistical Challenges in Rehabilitation Research

10:45 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Discussion of Research Ethics

11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Lunch with POD groups to continue discussion and/or review panel discussion of proposals

1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Meet individually with mentors: Work on hypotheses and specific aims

3 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Break

3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Options:

  • Meet with mentors/consultants individually and/or work on proposals
  • Breakout Session: on Hypotheses and Specifics Aims

5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Free time and/or work on proposals

6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Dinner

8 p.m. onward
Work on proposals and/or have informal discussions with fellow mentees or faculty

Thursday, January 9, 2020

Funding Agency Organization & Programs; How to Approach Funding Agencies; Clinical Trials

7 a.m. to 7:45 a.m.
Breakfast and announcements

7:45 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.
Perspectives and experience related to diversity and inclusion, recruiting diverse graduate students and research participants

8:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
Overview of the NIH in general and the National Center for Medical Rehabilitation Research (NCMRR) in particular

9:00 a.m. to 9:25 a.m.
What is classified as a clinical trial by NIH?

9:25 a.m. to 9:40 a.m.
Non-Clinical Trial programs at National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)

9:40 a.m. to 9:55 a.m.
Research Opportunities at National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB)

9:55 a.m. to 10:10 a.m.
Research Programs from Veteran's Affairs (VA)

10:10 a.m. to 10:25 a.m.
Research Programs at National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research (NIDILRR)

10:25 a.m. to 10:35 a.m.
Break

10:35 a.m. to 10:50 a.m.
Research programs from National Science Foundation

10:50 a.m. to 11:05 a.m.
Approaching Foundations for Funding

11:05 a.m. to 11:20 a.m.
Research Opportunities at National Institute on Aging (NIA)

11:20 a.m. to 11:40 a.m.
Research Programs from the Department of Defense

11:40 a.m. to 11:50 a.m.
Research Programs at Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute

11:50 a.m. to 12:50 p.m.
Funding Representative "Fair" - Mentees go in small groups

12:50 p.m. to 1 p.m.
Lunch Buffett and start meetings

1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Meet with mentors/consultants and/or work on proposals

3 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Break

5 p.m.to 6:30 p.m.
Free time and/or work on proposals

6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Dinner

8 p.m. onward

  • Work on proposals and/or have informal discussions with fellow mentees or faculty
  • Open discussion on clinical trials

Friday, January 10, 2020

What Reviewers, Funding Agencies, & Study Sections are Looking for: Grantsmanship

7 a.m. to 8 a.m.
Breakfast and Announcements

8 a.m. to 9 a.m.
Center for Scientific Review (CSR) Study Section Video: NIH tips and what happens to your grant application. (Other Agencies will comment on their process if not already covered in earlier presentations.)

9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
Panel Discussion: What Reviewers and Study Sections are Looking For

10:30 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.
Break

10:45 a.m. to 12:15 a.m.
Meet with mentors/consultants individually and/or work on proposals

12:15 p.m. to 1 p.m.
Lunch

1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

 Options: 

  • 1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. to Meet with mentors/consultants individually and/or work on proposals
  • 1:15 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. to Breakout Session: conversation round table for women mentees with women mentors

2:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Break

3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Final Pod Group review panel
(Fill out and review report to home institution mentorship team, and set up next steps)

5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Cocktail Reception

6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Gala Dinner

8 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Start grant review panel with Pods

Saturday, January 11, 2020

Closure

6:30 a.m. to 8 a.m.
Breakfast and Depart

11:30 a.m.
Boxed lunches for those departing later in the day