Centers for Population Health and Health Disparities
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
National Cancer Institute
National Institute on Aging
The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, the National Cancer Institute, and the National Institute on Aging will hold a pre-application informational meeting for investigators planning to submit applications in response to Request for Applications RFA- ES-02-009, “Centers for Population Health and Health Disparities.” This meeting will provide prospective applicants with an opportunity in a public meeting to receive answers to their questions about the RFA. Representatives from the following offices will be available to answer questions relevant to applications responding to the RFA: Chemical Exposures and Molecular Biology Branch (CEMBB), NIEHS; Division of Cancer Control & Populations Sciences (DCCPS), Behavioral Research Program, DCCPS, NCI; Behavioral and Social Research Program, NIA; Grants Management Branch, NIEHS, Grants Administration Branch, NCI; Scientific Review Branch, NIEHS and the Special Review and Resources Branch, NCI. Staff will be available to discuss the intent and requirements of the RFA. The complete text of the RFA is available at http://grants1.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-ES-02-009.html. Potential applicants to the RFA are not required to attend the pre-application meeting. A written transcript of the meeting will be posted at this Web site ( http://cancercontrol.cancer.gov/populationhealthcenters ) as a public document as soon as possible after the meeting, to provide applicants unable to attend the meeting with access to the proceedings. All applicants are strongly encouraged to discuss their applications with Drs. Frederick L. Tyson (NIEHS), Suzanne Heurtin-Roberts (NCI) or Georgeanne Patmios (NIA) as early as possible in the process.
Potential applicants can participate in the meeting in one of the following three ways: attendance, through a webcast or via email. Instructions to access the pre-application meeting will be posted at this Web site.
This meeting is open to the public.
Monday June 10, 2002
12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
6116 Executive Blvd
Bethesda, MD 20892
Pre-RFA Application Agenda
Title: CENTERS FOR POPULATION HEALTH AND HEALTH DISPARITIES
Issuing ICD(s): ES, CA, AG
Activity Code: P50
Publication Date: April 1, 2002
Receipt Date: August 29, 2002
Anticipated No. of Awards: 8-10
Amount of Set Aside: 15,000,000