NIH 101: What You Need to Know! Daniel Sklare, PhD, NIDCD Lana Shekim, PhD, NIDCD Peggy McCardle, PhD, NICHD ASHA LfS ’08 Conference.
NICHD Mission in Research on Human Communication; NIH Two-Tiered Review Operations: Who are your reviewers and what transpires at study section? And…The Funding Decision: How Does it Happen?
To more fully understand and to translate to practice (clinical, educational, and in parental guidance):
CONFLICTS of INTEREST are taken very seriously. Certain people will be excused from the review:
Reviewers also must consider human subjects protection and diversity
What Determines Which decisions Awards Are Made?
Scientific merit (the score and percentile)
Availability of funds
How the trip can feel if you read the rules, know the system, and stay the course!
Peggy McCardle, Ph.D., MPH
Chief, Child Dev. & Behavior Branch, NICHD
Email: [email protected]
CDB Branch website:
Center for Scientific Review website: