FOA Title: 
Institutional Training for a Dental, Oral and Craniofacial Research Workforce (T90/R90 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
Grant Type: 
PAR-20-056
Primary IC: 
NIDCR
Release Date: 
Nov 20 2019
Expiration Date: 
Sep 27 2022
AC Source: 
T90/R90
Purpose: 
The National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR) will award T90/R90 grants to eligible, domestic institutions to enhance predoctoral and postdoctoral research training (T90) and postdoctoral research education (R90) to ensure that a diverse and highly qualified workforce is available to address the Nations basic and clinical biomedical and behavioral or social sciences research agenda. Research training programs will incorporate didactic, research, and career development components to prepare individuals for careers as independent scientists that will have a significant impact on the dental, oral, and craniofacial health-related research needs of the Nation. This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) does not allow appointed trainees to lead an independent clinical trial, but does allow them to obtain research experience in a clinical trial led by a mentor or co-mentor.