FOA Title: 
Mendelian Genomics Data Coordinating Center (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
Grant Type: 
RFA-HG-20-008
Primary IC: 
NHGRI
Release Date: 
Jan 13 2020
Expiration Date: 
Apr 16 2020
AC Source: 
U24
Purpose: 
The purpose of this FOA is to solicit applications to develop and implement a Mendelian Genomics Data Coordination Center (MGDCC) for the Mendelian Genomics Research Consortium. The MGDCC will be responsible for managing the release of data and findings generated under the program, as well as program outreach, ensuring maximum utility for the research community. The MGDCC will also coordinate program logistics, supporting effective working groups and meetings. Finally, the MGDCC will oversee the programs Opportunity Fund, providing rapid turnaround short-term funding for functional follow-up studies to program findings.