An important component of the Rare Disease Clinical Research Consortium for Rare Diseases Clinical Research Network is pilot projects. The pilot projects within this proposal will be administered through the IRSF subcontract. IRSF has a capped indirect rate of 10%, so this will be applied to these projects. Two pilot studies are proposed in this application, each spanning 2 years. Additional money is budgeted for the final 2 years of this funding period for additional pilot studies to be chosen during year 3. We have opted to leave these funds initially uncommitted in order to maintain flexibility to fund exciting ideas that may arise during this funding period, however, there are some potential ideas, which are listed below.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development (NICHD)
Type
Specialized Center--Cooperative Agreements (U54)
Project #
2U54HD061222-11
Application #
8895538
Study Section
Special Emphasis Panel (ZTR1-CI-8 (01))
Program Officer
Parisi, Melissa
Project Start
Project End
Budget Start
2014-09-17
Budget End
2015-07-31
Support Year
11
Fiscal Year
2014
Total Cost
$57,255
Indirect Cost
Name
University of Alabama Birmingham
Department
Type
DUNS #
063690705
City
Birmingham
State
AL
Country
United States
Zip Code
35294
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