The Human Islet Research Network (HIRN) is pleased to announce the selection of seven recipients of the 2018 New Investigator Pilot Award Initiative. These investigators will carry out bold and highly innovative new research approaches to biological problems under current investigation in HIRN. They will join their respective consortium conference calls and attend the HIRN Annual Investigator Meeting.
The Integrated Islet Distribution Program (IIDP) is now accepting applications for the Islet Award Initiative (IAI). The award will provide up to 100,000 IEQs to a maximum of 10 eligible investigators per year, without the need for a subscription fee. The next round of applications are due by October 1st. The IAI is generously supported by the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF).