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NIH Announcements

This Web page contains links to miscellaneous NIH announcements that ASRM felt were relevant enough to archive on the ASRM Web Site.

President Signs Federal Spending Measure

ASRM Bulletins December 18, 2014

After lengthy fiscal fights that were representative of the most unproductive Congressional session on record, President Obama has signed a $1.1 trillion federal spending package that Congress was able to approve in the final days of the 113th Congress.

Disorders of Sex Development Workshop Info Online

ASRM Bulletins September 04, 2014

In March of this year, the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) hosted a scientific research workshop on disorders of sex development (DSD). The NICHD sponsored or co-sponsored previous workshops addressing DSD issues, however, this was the first workshop that focused exclusively on developmental issues and the transition from adolescence to adulthood.

Catherine Spong, MD Named Deputy Director of NICHD

NIH Announcements August 27, 2014

Alan E. Guttmacher, M.D., Director, The Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, wrote in an announcement,  “After a rigorous, national search that attracted an impressive array of outstanding candidates, I am extremely pleased to announce that Catherine Y. Spong, M.D. has been selected as the Deputy Director of NICHD.  Cathy brings extensive and impressive experience in both our intramural and extramural programs to the position, along with intelligence, interpersonal skills, and visionary leadership that have won her a high level of respect in our research communities.  

NICHD Announces Funding for Study of Long-Term Outcomes of Assisted Reproduction

NIH Announcements July 11, 2014

The Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development at the National Institutes of Health has issued announcements for two new funding opportunities involving research on the long-term outcomes of assisted reproductive technologies.These funding opportunity announcements (FOA) encourage the extramural scientific community to submit applications to study potential long-term health and developmental outcomes of Assisted Reproductive Technologies (ART) and Non-IVF Fertility Treatments (NIFT).

Funding Opportunities on Long-Term Outcomes of Assisted Reproductive Technologies

ASRM Bulletins July 09, 2014

The Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development at the National Institutes of Health has issued announcements for two new funding opportunities involving research on the long-term outcomes of assisted reproductive technologies.These funding opportunity announcements (FOA) encourage the extramural scientific community to submit applications to study potential long-term health and developmental outcomes of Assisted Reproductive Technologies (ART) and Non-IVF Fertility Treatments (NIFT).

NICHD Begins to Address Visioning Process

NIH Announcements May 13, 2014

As a follow-up to the Visioning Process, NICHD staff recently identified three initial areas for focus (others will be identified in the future).

New NIH Application Resubmission Policy

NIH Announcements May 13, 2014

As many of you know by now, the NIH has revised its policy on resubmission of applications (http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/notice-files/NOT-OD-14-074.html ).

Yvonne Maddox Leaves the NICHD

NIH Announcements May 13, 2014

After nearly twenty years as the Deputy Director of the Eunice Kennedy Shriver NICHD, Dr. Yvonne Maddox has left the institute to assume the position of Acting Director, National Institute of Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD).

Congressional Appropriators Unveil Omnibus Spending Measure

ASRM Bulletins January 15, 2014

Late last night, Congressional Appropriators released the details of a bipartisan $1.1 trillion spending package to fund all federal agencies for fiscal year 2014. Importantly, the new spending package spares funding cuts for the National Institutes of Health, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration.

Name Change for Branch as NICHD Reorganizes

NIH Announcements January 10, 2013

After 33 years as the Reproductive Sciences Branch, the branch will now be known as the Fertility and Infertility (FI) Branch.

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