Catalyst: News in the Field

by SRA International on February 22, 2018

Today the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) published updates to the Payment for Research Subjects: Information Sheet to clarify that reimbursement for travel expenses to and from the clinical trial site and associated costs such as airfare, parking, and lodging are acceptable under current practices.... Read more

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by SRA International on February 22, 2018

A group risk-reduction intervention that uses role-playing, videos, games, and skill-building exercises to promote knowledge about HIV/AIDS, positive coping, and problem-solving skills for high-risk teens in the juvenile justice system, showed great potential for reducing sexual risk-taking.... Read more

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by SRA International on February 22, 2018

A small group of cells in the brain can have a big effect on seizures and memory in a mouse model of epilepsy.... Read more

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by SRA International on February 22, 2018

I wanted to make you aware that the Foundation’s suite of Award Terms and Conditions (see full listing below) has been revised.... Read more

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by SRA International on February 22, 2018

A competition for radical ideas in the fight against blindness will move to its next phase by challenging participants to build functioning human retina prototypes.... Read more

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by SRA International on February 22, 2018

Under the President's Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 budget request, NSF will continue its support for groundbreaking research in areas including computer science, biology, engineering, geoscience, mathematics, the physical sciences, and the social sciences.... Read more

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by SRA International on February 22, 2018

The National Science Foundation, in a move to confront sexual abuse in academe, plans to require colleges and universities to tell it of any NSF-funded researcher who has been disciplined for any kind of harassment.... Read more

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by SRA International on February 22, 2018

The National Science Foundation (NSF) does not tolerate sexual harassment, or any kind of harassment, within the agency, at grantee organizations, field sites, or anywhere NSF-funded science and education are conducted.... Read more

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by SRA International on February 22, 2018

Research administration and compliance expertise is needed across a diverse group of organizations, including academic institutions, research institutes and centers, hospitals, clinics, and the pharmaceutical industry.... Read more

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by SRA International on February 22, 2018

Dr. Brenda Fitzgerald, director of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, resigned Wednesday, a day after Politico reported Fitzgerald's purchase of tobacco stock after she took the position at the nation's top public health agency.... Read more

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