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NCCIH blogs about research developments related to complementary health practices. Check in regularly to keep up with the latest findings.

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July 29 Lecture on Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning To Explore Salutogenesis

July 9, 2024

NCCIH Research Blog Team

Join us for a lecture by Dr. Aaron Y. Lee, University of Washington, on the use of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) to analyze large sets of data to gain better understanding of the restoration of health (salutogenesis) and the development of disease (pathogenesis).

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New Funding Opportunities for Mechanistic Research on Precision Probiotic Therapies

July 2, 2024

Hye-Sook Kim, Ph.D.

Learn about two new funding opportunities for research to accelerate the development of precision probiotics.

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Jessica McKlveen, Ph.D.

Changes to Institutional Training Grant Applications To Support Biomedical Workforce, Discovery

June 28, 2024

Jessica McKlveen, Ph.D.

Changes are coming to NIH Institutional Training Award grant applications and their peer review for applications due on or after January 25, 2025. Dr. Jessica McKlveen provides background, summarizes the changes, and gives resources for more details.

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Lanay M. Mudd, Ph.D.

Reissued Funding Opportunity To Support Virtual Resource Centers for REsearch Across Complementary and Integrative Health Institutions (REACH)

June 5, 2024

Lanay M. Mudd, Ph.D.

Learn about a funding opportunity to support virtual resource centers that will foster institutional partnerships and provide resources to support research activities and training at partnering U.S. domestic complementary and integrative health institutions. Register for the webinar on June 18, 2024.

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Jessica McKlveen, Ph.D.

It’s Official! Changes in Fellowship Processes Are Taking Effect

June 3, 2024

Jessica McKlveen, Ph.D.

Dr. Jessica McKlveen, National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health, outlines changes that are official as of April 18, 2024, to the National Institutes of Health's fellowship application and review process for fellowship applications with receipt dates of January 25, 2025, and beyond. In addition to a summary, she provides links to webpages, a webinar, and other resources for more details or asking questions.

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Emmeline Edwards, Ph.D.

Updates on Arts-Based Interventions and Integrative Health

May 29, 2024

Emmeline Edwards, Ph.D.

In this blog post, Dr. Emmeline Edwards shares three exciting developments in this field: a new book about music and health, a research funding opportunity, and a challenge for the music and health research community.

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Alex Tuttle, Ph.D.

Join Us for the Annual Meeting of NIH’s Force-Based Manipulation High-Priority Research Networks on June 28

May 9, 2024

Alex H. Tuttle, Ph.D.

The meeting will highlight cross-cutting research on mechanosensation and mechanotherapies, featuring updates from the investigators of three funded research networks supporting force-based manipulation research efforts.

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Debbie Chen

How Do We Arrive at Your Final Grant Budget?

April 29, 2024

Debbie Chen

Insights on why your budget from NCCIH may be lower than what you requested and tips to help your budget submission.

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Inna Belfer, M.D., Ph.D.

Join Us for a Full-Day Meeting on Cannabinoids and Pain on June 4

April 24, 2024

Inna Belfer, M.D., Ph.D.

Interested in research on cannabinoids, pain, or both? Join us virtually for the 2024 NCCIH Cannabinoid Research Principal Investigators Meeting on Tuesday, June 4, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET.

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Martina Schmidt, Ph.D.

May Council Meeting To Feature NCCIH’s Research Portfolio and Strategic Planning

April 10, 2024

Martina Schmidt, Ph.D.

Join us for the open session of the National Advisory Council for Complementary and Integrative Health (NACCIH) meeting on Friday, May 17, 2024, which will be livestreamed on NIH VideoCast from 11:10 a.m. to 4 p.m. ET.

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