NIH: Asthma and Allergic Diseases Cooperative Research Centers (U19) RFA-AI-15-032
The purpose of this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is to invite applications from single institutions or consortia of institutions to participate in the Asthma and Allergic Diseases Cooperative Research Centers (AADCRC) program. The program will support centers that integrate clinical and basic research to conduct studies on the mechanisms underlying the onset and progression of diseases of interest, including asthma, rhinitis (allergic and non-allergic), chronic rhinosinusitis, atopic dermatitis, food allergy, and drug allergy. The overarching goal of the program is to improve the understanding of the pathogenesis of these conditions and to provide a rational foundation for new, effective treatments and prevention strategies.
USC may only submit one application in response to this program announcement. Your application submission MUST be coordinated with the Office of the Vice President for Research. Please send a two page abstract via email to Richard White (
NIH indicates that a Letter of Intent is due September 2, 2015, and a full application is due by August 3, 2015. For more information: http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-AI-15-032.html#_3._Additional_Information