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NIH: Limited Competition for the Continuation of the Urinary Stone Disease Research Network (USDRN) Clinical Centers (U01 Clinical Trial Required)RFA-DK-20-507

This program seeks applications... applications from current USDRN Clinical Centers to complete clinical investigations... to: a) provide evidence on the effects of increased fluid intake and urine output on urinary stone disease recurrence through innovative adherence strategies, b) understand and mitigate ureteral stent-associated pain and urinary symptoms, and c) collect data and biological samples for future investigations.

USC may submit only one application in response to this solicitation.

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 ( by November 17, 2020.

NIH indicates that a letter of intent IS NOT REQUIRED and a full application is due by February 9, 2021. For more information:

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