10:00 am10:00

Community-Based Participatory Research Pilot Grant Workshop

Community and academic research partners are invited to a new workshop for those who are planning a small-scale research project using a community-based participatory research (CBPR) approach. The free workshop will provide participants with knowledge about applying CBPR principles in the early stages of forming a research partnership, and share grant writing strategies for developing a successful pilot grant application for MICHR’s Translational Science Award.

8:00 am08:00

Translational Research Town Hall

Location: Ford Auditorium at the  University Hospital

George Mashour, MD, PhD will lead a Town Hall on the topic of translational research at U-M and the many resources available to research teams across campus. A light breakfast will be served at 7:30 a.m. and the lecture/discussion will be from 8-9 a.m.

3:00 pm15:00

Networking Event for U-M Staff Biostatisticians and Data Analysts

North Campus Research Complex, Building 400, MICHR Collaboration Station


Last year, the MICHR Biostatistics group initiated the idea of building a staff biostatistician network for peer interactions. The network meets quarterly and has about 35 members. You are cordially invited to join the network and to our next social event.

9:00 am09:00

Register Now for November 19 Research Mentoring Forum

  • North Campus Research Complex Dining Hall

As part of a commitment to mentoring across the U-M campus, the Michigan Institute for Clinical & Health Research (MICHR) and the Office of Faculty Development will co-sponsor a Research Mentoring Forum at 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, November 19 in the North Campus Research Complex Dining Hall.

3:00 pm15:00

Learn the Basics of Budgeting for Research Grants at MICHR Workshop

  • North Campus Research Complex, Bld 520, Room 1122

Join MICHR for an interactive one-hour workshop presenting the basics of grant budgeting. Learn how to calculate indirect costs, determine calendar months for effort, request salary and fringe benefits, complete other budget components, and write a budget justification. Participants should bring a calculator.