Opportunities across the RCCN

The RCCN will provide the latest grant deadlines and events and meetings relevant to aging research across the disciplines. Please email contact@rccn-aging.org if you'd like the RCCN to share an grant deadline or event here.

Grant Deadlines

NIDUS (Network for Investigation of Delirium: Unifying Scientists) Pilot Grant Call for Proposals

Deadline: November 7, 2019

The Network for Investigation of Delirium: Unifying Scientists (NIDUS) is offering at least two $50,000 pilot grants for proposals related to delirium research.

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Request for Applications: Multiple Chronic Conditions Scholars Program

Deadline: December 2, 2019

A new Clinical Scholars Program intended to catalyze an expansion of interdisciplinary research relevant to the science of Multiple Chronic Conditions (MCCs).

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Call for Proposals: Emerald Studies In The Humanities, Aging And Later Life

Deadline: December 31, 2019

Seeking proposals for a newly launched series from Emerald Publishing on later life from perspectives of the humanities as well as other interpretive, non- empirical…

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RFA-AG-20-044: The Biological Mechanisms of Metformin Effects on Aging and Longevity

Deadline: January 21, 2020

The goal of this FOA is to support applications that will lead to an in-depth understanding of the molecular mechanisms that determine the effects of…

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Events & Meetings

20th International Conference on Alzheimer's Drug Discovery

September 16 - 17, 2019 | Jersey City, NJ

Organized by the Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation.

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Informational Webinar: AGING Initiative MCCs Scholars Program

September 23, 2019 | Webinar

For information on a new Clinical Scholars Program intended to catalyze an expansion of interdisciplinary research relevant to the science of Multiple Chronic Conditions (MCCs).

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International Perspectives on Geroscience Meeting: Singapore

September 24 - 26, 2019 | National University of Singapore

11th Physiology Symposium and 2019 International Perspectives on Geroscience Meeting.

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Stronger, Longer: Muscle Mass and Aging

September 26, 2019 | Webinar

Presented by the American Federation for Aging Research, the National Institute on Aging, and PBS Next Avenue.

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Inflammation and Aging

October 1, 2019 | Webinar

Presented by the Nathan Shock Centers Coordinating Center.

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The Alda Medical Experience™ with Immersion 2019 Connect to Care

October 7 - 8, 2019 | New York, NY

A two day workshop with The Alda Center Medical Team featuring a series of tiered modules designed to strengthen your ability to innovate, collaborate, and communicate. Applications accepted on a rolling basis.

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From Chromosome to Communities: Integrating Aging Research Symposium

October 9 - 10, 2019 | Birmingham, AL

Sponsored by UAB's Nathan Shock Center, AD Center, Comprehensive Care for Healthy Aging, and Evelyn F. McKnight Brain Institute.

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2019 Barshop Symposium on Aging: "Resilience in Aging and Age-Related Disease"

October 10 - 13, 2019 | The Mayan Ranch, Bandera, TX

Conference Organizers: Adam Salmon, PhD and Sara E. Espinoza, MD, MSc.

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AGS-AGING Webinar: Decision Making for Older Adults with MCCs

October 11, 2019 | Webinar

1-2:30pm ET.

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Sex and Gender Differences in Aging

October 23, 2019 | Webinar

4-5pm ET. Presented by the RCCN. Featuring Cara Tannenbaum. Further details and registration link available soon.

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Health & Wellbeing in the Silver World: From Bench to Policy

October 23 - 26, 2019 | Taipei, Taiwan

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10th Annual Alliance for Healthy Aging Conference

October 24 - 26, 2019 | Hexham, UK

A partnership of the Mayo Clinic Robert and Arlene Kogod Center on Aging, The University Medical Center Groningen, and Newcastle University Institute for Ageing.

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2019 GSA PreConference: Strategies for Successful Recruitment and Retention of Minority Elders: An NIA Priority Area

November 13, 2019 | Austin, TX

A NIA/Resource Centers on Minority Aging Research (RCMAR) Workshop on Promoting Innovative Research in Minority Aging.

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International Perspectives on Geroscience Meeting: Chile

November 18 - 21, 2019 | Puerto Varas

*dates subject to change

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Alzheimer's Disease Therapeutics: Alternatives to Amyloid 2019

November 20, 2019 | New York, NY

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2020 Plasminogen Activation and Extracellular Proteolysis Conference

February 9 - 14, 2020 | Ventura, CA

Organized by Gordon Research Conferences. The Plasminogen System and Extracellular Proteolysis: Biology and Biomedical Practice.

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2020 Autophagy in Stress, Development and Disease Conferences

March 8 - 13, 2020 | Ventura, CA

Organized by Gordon Research Conferences. Functions of Autophagy Proteins in Lysosome-Dependent and -Independent Mechanisms.

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2020 Systems Aging Conference

May 31, 2020 - June 5, 2020 | West Dover, VT

Organized by Gordon Research Conferences.

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