NIH program leader to discuss NIH High-risk, High-reward Research initiative Jan. 20

Vanderbilt Peabody College’s Neural Enhancement of Learning Lab will host National Institutes of Health program officer Becky Miller on Friday, Jan. 20, at 3 p.m. to discuss the NIH High-Risk, High-Reward Research initiative, which supports highly innovative research. The event will be in the One Magnolia Circle Building, Room 241.

All interested researchers focused on biomedical, behavioral or social sciences within the NIH mission are welcome to join.

The High-Risk, High-Reward Research initiative, part of the NIH Common Fund, issues annual funding opportunities for exceptionally creative scientists with highly innovative research ideas. The presentation will cover the program’s four awards supporting high-impact research from scientists at all career stages: