Specifically, the current and proposed Career Development Program includes: 1) a revised CEHS Pilot Project Program, with pilot project award opportunities that specifically target junior faculty, physician-scientists, and large interdisciplinary projects led by senior faculty;2) a seminar series focused on bringing outside speakers to enhance the CEHS scientific discourse;3) CEHS scientific retreats that address a specific theme and include poster presentations of postdoctoral fellows, graduate students and Facility Cores;(4) availability of the CEHS core facilities, each with clear training and consultation services;5) a mentoring program, led by senior CEHS members, directed towards junior faculty and other junior investigators, which includes a grant writing course for Assistant Professors and advanced postdoctoral trainees;6) training grants, led by senior Center members, or other opportunities that will support students engaged in environmental health research;the latter include providing additional classroom training opportunities by utilizing the expertise of the members of the new Integrative Health Sciences Facility Core and the Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Facility Core;and 7) a return to providing partial salary support, targeted to recruiting new junior faculty focused on environmental health research.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)
Type
Center Core Grants (P30)
Project #
3P30ES010126-13S2
Application #
8736156
Study Section
Environmental Health Sciences Review Committee (EHS)
Program Officer
Reinlib, Leslie J
Project Start
2000-02-01
Project End
2015-03-31
Budget Start
2013-09-20
Budget End
2014-03-31
Support Year
13
Fiscal Year
2013
Total Cost
$45,600
Indirect Cost
$15,600
Name
University of North Carolina Chapel Hill
Department
Public Health & Prev Medicine
Type
Schools of Public Health
DUNS #
608195277
City
Chapel Hill
State
NC
Country
United States
Zip Code
27599
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