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2nd Call for Research or Thesis Proposals for Funding by the UPM-National Institutes of Health, UPM Student Researcher Grant 2019

We are pleased to announce that the Research Grants Administration Office (RGAO) is now accepting the Second (2nd) batch of applications for the UPM Student Researcher Grant for CY 2019. This grant provides funding support for thesis/research of UP Manila undergraduate students, medical students, and masteral students without any scholarship.

Call for Research or Thesis Proposals for Funding by the UPM-National Institutes of Health, UPM Student Research Grant 2019

We are pleased to announce that the Research Grants Administration Office (RGAO) is now accepting the First (1st) batch of applications for the UPM Student Research Grant for CY 2019. This grant provides funding support for the thesis/research of UP Manila undergraduate students, medical students, and masteral students without any scholarship.We are pleased to announce that the Research Grants Administration Office (RGAO) is now accepting the First (1st) batch of applications for the UPM Student Research Grant for CY 2019.

Call for Proposals: Japan Society for the Promotions of Science (JSPS) Joint Research Project

We are pleased to announce that the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) and the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) is implementing the “Joint Research Program”.  It is a bilateral exchange program jointly conducted by Filipino and Japanese researchers in accordance with their mutual agreement on international scientific collaboration.

Kindly see attached call for paper guidelines for the DOST-JSPS Project Proposal for 2020 for details.

NIH Forum: "From bench to bedside" Story of the Cassini Corneal Shape Analyzer (CSA)

The Philippine Eye Research Institute (PERI) will host the Monthly Research Forum of NIH entitled "From bench to bedside" Story of the Cassini Corneal Shape Analyzer (CSA)". In this regard, we would like to invite you to join the said event. Kindly see details below:

Venue: NIH Centennial Conference Room.

Date: 15 August 2019

Time: 9:00AM to 11:00AM

For more information you may contact us through Mr. Ralph Cepeda at (02)526-4349 or email us at rcepeda@up.edu.ph.

NIH Forum: Implantable Hearing Aid

The Philippine National Ear Institute and Newborn Hearing Screening Reference Center will host the Monthly Research Forum of NIH entitled “Implantable Hearing Aid”. In this regard, we would like to invite you to join the said event. Kindly see details below:

Venue: NIH Centennial Conference Room.

Date: 31 July 2019

Time: 8:30AM to 11:00AM

For more information you may contact us through Mr. Ralph Cepeda at (02)526-4349 or email us at rcepeda@up.edu.ph.

Call for Proposals: PCIEERD 2020 Call for Proposals

We are pleased to announce that the Philippine Council for Industry, Energy and Emerging Technology Research and Development (PCIEERD) of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) is ready to accept research and development (R&D)/Science and Technology (S&T) proposals for 2020. This call for proposals is for specific priority areas identified in the Harmonized National R&D Agenda (HNRDA) 2017-2022.

Call for Proposals: National Commission for Culture and The Arts: 2020 Call for Research Proposal Competitive Grants

We are pleased to announce that the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) is now accepting proposals for 2020. The project objective is to educate the community on the importance of healthy and sustainable living by creating a communal garden that will utilize indigenous/local species of edible and ornamental plants.

Attached is the Call for Proposal for your reference. You may visit this link:

NIH Forum: Optimizing Health Policies through Research in Support of the Universal Health Care Act

The Institute of Health Policy and Development Studies will host the Monthly Research Forum of NIH entitled “Optimizing Health Policies through Research in Support of the Universal Health Care Act”. In this regard, we would like to invite you to join the said event. Kindly see details below:

Venue: NIH Centennial Conference Room.

Date: 28 June 2019

Time: 1:00PM to 3:00PM

35th Anniversary - Clinical Epidemiology - Theme: "Clinical Epidemiology for Universal Health Care (UHC)"

The Department of Clinical Epidemiology, College of Medicine and Institute of Clinical Epidemiology, National Institutes of Health is proudly celebrating the 35th Anniversary of Clinical Epidemiology in the Philippines, with the theme: "Clinical Epidemiology for Universal Health Care (UHC) . In this regard, we would like to invite you to join the said event.

Date: 17-18 October 2019

  • 17 October 2019 (Workshops)
  • 18 October 2019 (Anniversary Conference)

Venue: Diamond Hotel, Roxas Boulevard cor. Dr. J. Quintos St.,

Special Lecture: "The Global TB - HIV Syndemic"

The Institute of Child Health and Human Development will host a special lecture entitled "The Global TB - HIV Syndemic". In this regard, we would like to invite you to join the said event. Kindly see details below:

Venue: UP Manila Social Hall, 8/F Central Block Building PGH Complex

Date: 20 May 2019

Time: 9:00am

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