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Apply now for the 2013 Summer Institute on Aging Research

February 4, 2013

Applications are now open to participate in the National Institute on Aging (NIA) 2013 Summer Institute on Aging Research. This 6-day workshop for investigators new to the field is focused on current issues, research methodologies, and funding opportunities. The Summer Institute, one of the premier short-term training opportunities for new investigators, is scheduled to be held July 13-19, 2013 in Bethesda, Maryland, on the campus of the National Institutes of Health. Support is available for travel and living expenses. Applications are due March 22, 2013.

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Offered through the NIA Office of Special Populations, investigators focusing on health disparities research are encouraged to apply. As with all NIH programs, investigators of diverse backgrounds are also encouraged to apply. Applicants must be U.S. citizens, non-citizen nationals or permanent residents. For additional information, contact Andrea Griffin-Mann at

Application Form

Deadline: March 22, 2013

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