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Partnerships for Enhanced Engagement in Research (PEER) program

We are pleased to announce that the Partnerships for Enhanced Engagement in Research (PEER) program is accepting proposals that will lead to development-related policy or programmatic changes.

Research areas of interest may include but not limited to:

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Grand Challenges Exploration

We are pleased to announce that the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is accepting a 2-page proposal for the latest round of the Grand Challenges Exploration. The following topics are being accepted:

Training-Workshop on Clinical Geriatrics and Gerontology for Healthcare Professionals and Educators

The UP Manila National Institutes of Health - Institute on Aging invites you to the "Training-Workshop on Clinical Geriatrics and Gerontology for Healthcare Professionals and Educators" on 24 - 25 October 2016, 8:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. at the 8th Flr. Social Hall, Philippine General Hospital, Taft Avenue, Manila.

 

The goal of this workshop is to assist healthcare workers and educators in the implementation of the required inclusion of geriatrics in curriculum of medical and nursing schools.

Global Perspective on Herbal Medicine Research

The UP Manila National Institutes of Health holds a monthly research forum which serves as venue for research dissemination of completed, relevant research outputs of different colleges, institutes and study groups of UP Manila.

For this month, we are pleased to inform you that the NIH Institute of Herbal Medicine will be organizing the forum entitled, “Global Perspective on Herbal Medicine Research” on 19 October 20161:00-3:30 P.M., at the NIH Centennial Conference Room.

International Research Forum on the Philippines 2016

We are pleased to announce that the Filipino-Australian Students Council of Victoria (FASTCO) and the La Trobe University's Philippines Australia Studies Centre (PASC) are inviting port graduate students, scholars, and individuals to take part in the International Research Forum on the Philippines (IRFP) 2016 entitled, "Anticipating Futures: Opportunities and Challenges for the Philippines" on 21-22 November 2016 in Melbourne, Australia.

Call for Applications for the K-12 Grant-In-Aid for Research the "Discovery-Applied Research and Extension for Trans-Interdisciplinary Opportunities" (DARE TO) Grant

In line with the issuance of the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) Memorandum Order (CMO) No. 52, s. 2016, "Pathways to Equity, Relevance, and Advancement in Research, Innovation, and Extensionin Philipppine Higher Education", the Commission is opening a call for applications for Grants-In-Aid for displaced or deloaded personnel of higher education institutions (HEIs), during the K to 12 Transition Period.

National Symposium/ Scientific Seminar and General Assembly of the Philippine Biosafety and Biosecurity Association

We are pleased to announce the "National Symposium/Scientific Seminar and General Assembly of the Philippine Biosafety and Biosecurity Association" to be held on 21 October 2016 at Manila. This activity will be attended by scientists, biosafety practitioners, and other biosafety stakeholders from higher education institutions.

Aging and Technology Research Forum

Please be informed that the UP Manila-NIH Research Forum entitled, “Aging and Technology Research Forum” will be held on 13 October 2016, Thursday, 8:30 A.M.-10:30 A.M. at the NIH Centennial Conference Room. Registration starts at 8:00 A.M.

The objectives of this forum include:

1.) Dissemination of the SOA study and research agenda on aging

2.) Orientation of UP Manila faculty, researchers, and other stakeholders about the UP-Trento Exchange Program

3.) Identify strategies on how to incorporate technology in the research agenda on aging

Checklist of Mandatory Supporting Documents for Liquidation of Cash Advance for Travel (Local and Foreign) and Special Purpose Cash Advance

This is to reiterate Memorandum order NO.CCOP-2016-010 dated 09 February 2016 regarding liquidation of Cash Advance for travel (Local and Foreign) and Special Purpose Cash Advance.

Please be reminded that the attached (checklist of mandatory documents (Annex A) should be placed on top of the Disbursement Voucher (OV) for the liquidation of cash advance duly certified as to completeness. Accounting Office will not accept OVs without the checklist.

Attached is a copy of the signed Memorandum.

 

USAID STRIDE Innovation for Development (SID) Grant

We are pleased to announce that the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has launched the new Science, Technology, Research, and Innovation for Development (STRIDE) for Innovation for Development (SID) Grants for Science and Technology. They are now accepting applications from Philippine Academic Institutions collaborating with civil society groups such as non-governmental organizations, community-based organizations, people’s organizations, cooperatives, and others for up to 12 months of joint research.

 

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