NIH: Diabetic Foot Consortium - Clinical Research Units (U01) RFA-DK-17-014
This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) invites applications for Clinical Research Units (CRUs) to form the new Diabetic Foot Consortium (DFC) for multi-site clinical research to validate biomarkers for diabetic foot ulcers that that can predict healing outcomes, guide treatment, and monitor healing and response to treatment. The long-term goal is to lay the foundation for a clinical trial network to test therapies that can improve healing and prevent amputations.
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 standard NIH formatted biosketch and a two page abstract via email to Richard White (email@example.com) by October 30, 2017.
NIH indicates that a letter of intent is REQUIRED by December 23, 2017 and a full proposal is due by January 23, 2018. For more information: https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-DK-17-014.html