Friday, April 17, 2015, 11:30am to 1:30pm
Bibring Conference Room, Gordon Hall 2nd Floor, 25 Shattuck Street
- Francine Laden, ScD (Mark and Catherine Winkler Associate Professor of Environmental Epidemiology, Departments of Environmental Health and Epidemiology, HSPH; Associate Professor of Medicine, Channing Division of Network Medicine, Department of Medicine, BWH & HMS)
- Gary Adamkiewicz, PhD, MPH (Assistant Professor of Environmental Health and Exposure Disparities, Department of Environmental Health, HSPH)
Intended Audience: This workshop was tailored to individuals who would like to incorporate a novel aim or method related to air pollution into a grant they are currently developing, with a particular interest in supporting faculty writing K-awards, R23s, or R01s. We sought applicants (1) whose projects under development are already disparities-focused, but where the addition of measures of air pollution could strengthen the grant proposal, OR (2) who are developing an air pollution-related proposal that would be strengthened by the addition of a disparities-focused Aim. The workshop was kept to approximately 10 individuals in order to allow for individual attention and support. Participants were selected based on judgment by a faculty committee of the Harvard Gene, Environment, and Disparities Research Initiative (a project of the Harvard/MGH Center on Genomics, Vulnerable Populations, and Health Disparities the potential success of the proposal in development.
Sponsored by: The Harvard Catalyst Health Disparities Research Program and the Harvard/MGH Center on Genomics, Vulnerable Populations, and Health Disparities.