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Scientific Grant Writing
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Registration closed. Maximum capacity reached.
You can request to be put on a reserve list by submitting your information on our reserve request form.


Timeframe (dates):  2.5 day workshop
Wednesday, August 22, 2018 to Friday, August 24, 2018

Workshop Cancellation Deadline:  7/2/2018

Registration Fee: $250.00

Due at time of registration. Workshops requiring a registration fee will require submission of the fee before registration can be officially confirmed. Fees will need to be received within 2 weeks of registering. Fees are non-refundable. Contact Debbie Norwood at (801) 585-9158 to process your registration fee.


Hotel: Swissotel Chicago
323 E. Wacker Drive
Chicago,  IL 60601-9722
Hotel Website

Reservations: To Make Your Reservations Call: 312-565-0565

Reservations Code: NEDARC

Reservation Deadline: Sunday, July 01, 2018

Block Room Rate: $219.00/night
Registrants are responsible for reserving and making their own hotel room reservations. NEDARC cannot reserve hotel rooms for anyone.

Amenities: The Swissotel is located in the downtown Chicago in the Magnificient Mile. Hotel amenities include:
- Complimentary Health Club Access ($12 daily savings)
- Complimentary High Speed Internet Access (guestroom only)
- 24-hour valet parking (fee applies)
- Two on-site restaurants and lounge
- Smoke-free environment

Other Lodging Information: The discounted NEDARC Block Room Rate is $219 a night for single and double occupancy. Hotel reservations not made before the deadline will cost $274/night/person. Rates are subject to availability at the time the reservation is made.

Individuals can also make reservations by calling 1-888-73SWISS and asking for the NEDARC room block or copy and paste on the following link in your browser to make them online. https://resweb.passkey.com/go/nedarcworkshop2016


This will be a valuable workshop for grant writers who want to improve their skills and receive professional guidance on rigorous research-oriented grant writing.

Workshop attendance is especially encouraged for those who will be submitting a proposal to the NIH.


At this workshop, attendees will work on each section of their research grant proposal, receive continual feedback from experienced grant writers, and leave with a well-defined draft.

Learning Objectives:

1. Write the Specific Aims
2. Outline the Significance, Innovation, and the Approach Sections
3. Write your Biographical Sketch
4. Plan your Budget
5. Put your NIH Proposal Together

Target Audience:

PECARN faculty, pediatric emergency medicine physicians, fellows, and others working in academic settings and conducting research in pediatric medicine

Please note that if you want to attend a workshop, you need to officially register for it.

Required Equipment/Software:

Participants will need to bring a laptop with a power cord and an external mouse.




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