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August 8, 2018
NIH Grant Supports Chronic Pain Investigation
With the help of a $1.8 million grant from NIH, a College of Medicine and FAU Brain Institute faculty member will study how chronic pain-induced changes in the brain and spinal cord relate to the development and treatment of such pain. READ MORE.
NSF to Support Health Care Delivery Systems
Researchers from the College of Engineering and Computer Science have recently received a $599,983 grant from NSF to research data mining models and and algorithms for health care ... read more
Marine Natural Products Researcher Nets Accolade
The American Society of Pharmacognosy recently selected Harbor Branch research professor Amy Wright, Ph .D ., as a fellow. To learn about her work, click here.
Your Research Enterprise: Upcoming Events
Faculty are invited to kick off the semester with first hand updates on FAU's research enterprise. Videoconference locations are in the works.

Biomedical Research Institute Forum and Seminar
The new Biomedical Research Institute, its foci and the status of the search for its executive director will be discussed at a 3 p.m. forum on August 23 rd in the College of Medicine. Faculty, staff and students are encouraged to attend the institute's first seminar at 4 p.m. that day, also in the Gelb Auditorium.

Get your questions answered by division leadership at its inaugural interactive Town Hall on August 24 th from 2 - 4:30 p.m. in Alumni Hall. Engage in interactive discussion and learn about the latest efforts to build world-class infrastructure to support your research.
Recent Sponsored Research Awards
Investigator Name and Project
Sponsor Name and Total Anticipated Funding
Jason Hallstrom
RAPID: Sensing and Modeling Infrastructure for Storm Surge Monitoring and Forecasting in Coastal Zones
NSF
$99,536
Jonathan Engle
Dynamics and Symmetry in Quantum Gravity
NSF
$179,999
Robert Vertes
The Role of the Nucleus Reuniens in the Temporal Organization of Memory and Behavior
Florida International University
$740,075
Application due: Aug. 12
Sept. 26 - 28
San Diego, Atlanta, Chicago and virtual
Biomedical Research Pillar Forum, Seminar
Forum: 3 - 3:45 p.m.
Seminar : 4 - 5 p.m. (students invited)
Aug. 23, Gelb Auditorium, BC-71
2 - 4:30 p.m. Aug. 24
Marleen & Harold Forkas Alumni Center
8:30 - 5:30 p.m. Aug. 28, Honolulu, Hawaii
6 - 10:30 p.m. Oct. 12, FAU's Carole and Barry Kaye Performing Arts Auditorium
Oct. 14 - 16, Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.
To view the amendment, click here.
Due: Oct. 19, letter of intent by Aug. 31
To view the amendment, click here.
Due: Oct. 19, letter of intent by Aug. 31
Expand Your Search for Research Funding 
To find funding opportunities, visit GrantForward. To find university-based resources, expertise and collaborators, use Florida ExpertNet. Click on the images below.


Now, more than ever, it's important to broadcast your scientific and scholarly achievements.

Please send research news and accomplishments to 
Luis F. Perez or Beth C. Barak   here .
Funding graphic created by  Freepik.