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Call for Application: Collaborative Research on Health and the Environment in the South East Asian and Western Pacific Regions

We are pleased to announce that the World Health Organization (WHO TDR) is accepting proposals to undertake transdisciplinary research on health and environment leading to the development of community-participatory strategies for the prevention and control of vector-borne diseases (VBD).


New UPMREB Ethics Review Fees (CCDP-2016-081)

Attached for your reference are the guidelines on the charging of fees for ethical review of research protocols by the UP Manila Research Ethics Board.

For inquiries, you may contact RGAO at or call 567-2054.


2016 International Conference of the Korean Society for Molecular and Cellular Biology

We are pleased to announce that the 2016 International Conference of the Korean Society for Molecular and Cell Biology will be help on October 12 to 14, 2016 at the COEX Convention Center, Seoul, Korea. The conference aims to provide a platform to broaden the knowledge of researches and exchange ideas on diverse topics in cellular and molecular biology.

2nd Philippine Conference on Interdisciplinary Research

The International Association of Scholarly Publishers, Editors and Reviewers (IASPER) is holding the 2nd Philippine Conference on Interdisciplinary Research (PCIR 2016) on September 23-25, 2016 at the MetroCentre Hotel and Convention Center, Tagbilaran City, Bohol, Philippines.

14th Development Policy Research Month

The National Institutes of Health joins the nation in celebrating the 14th Development Policy Research Month this September 2016 with the theme "Angkop na Kahandaan: Matatag na Ekonomiya at Lipunan".

International Society of Nephrology (ISN) Clinical Research Program

We are pleased to announce that the International Society of Nephrology (ISN) is accepting applications for their Clinical Research Program. The aim of the program is to promote research and education programs in low- to middle-income countries while involving local nephrologists, health workers and authorities. The committee funds small research projects to detect and manage non-communicable chronic diseases such as Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD), hypertension, diabetes and cardiovascular diseases. 

The proposals should cover any of the following topics:

2016 International Research Conference on Science and Technology (IRCST)

The International Research Conference on Science and Technology 2016, organized by the Iloilo Science and Technology University (ISAT U) and International Centre for Technical and Vocational Education and Training (UNEVOC) will be held on November 30-December 2, 2016 at Diversion 21 Hotel, Benigno Aquino Avenue, Mandurriao, Iloilo City.

Anchored on the theme, “Fostering Innovative Approaches in Science and Technology Research and Development”, it aims to bring together leading academicians, scientists, researchers, scholars,

Call for Research or Thesis Proposals for Funding by the UPM- National Institutes of Health, UPM Student Researcher Grant 2016

The University of the Philippines Manila - National Institutes of Health (UPM-NIH), promotes and supports local researches that can respond to the current health concerns in the Philippines, through a research grant program that will provide funding support to all undergraduate students, medical students, masteral students without any scholarship who will conduct their thesis/research.

2017 Newtrition™ Asia Research Grant by BASF

We are pleased to announce that the BASF Nutrition and Health Division is now accepting proposals for the 2017 Newtrition™ Asia Research Grant. The proposals should focus on understanding the relationship between functional ingredients and health. BASF established the grant program as a science-based platform to advance research in preventive health. The grant challenges researchers in the region to find science-based solutions in optimizing health using omega-3 fatty acids and plant sterols.

2017 Asia-Pacific Conference on Social Sciences and Management

We are pleased to announce that the Asia-Pacific Conference on Social Sciences and Management are inviting original research abstracts or full paper for the 2017 Conference that will be held in Cebu, Philippines on January 4-6, 2017.

Kindly see attached Invitation for the conference for details. The deadline for submission of proposals is on 25 September 2016. For inquiries, you may call the Research Grants Administration Office at 567-2054 or e-mail them at