Mark your calendars:
4 Sep 2019Five-year awards for $500,000Interdisciplinary Ph.D.s
1 Oct 2019$700,000 over five yearsOpportunities for early career medical scientists at US or Canadian degree-granting institutes
15 Jul 201915 Nov 2019$500,000 over a period of five yearsOpportunities for assistant professors
It’s the rare research team that has the opportunity, skills, and sheer doggedness to uncover every point along the line connecting a genetic variant to the presence or absence of a specific protein in cells, and from there to the development of a particular physical condition.
Alice Chen-Plotkin, associate professor of neurology at the University of Pennsylvania, knows all about the challenges of this type of investigation because she has navigated them herself.