Detall de la convocatòria


Objectiu de la convocatòria
Funding for innovative projects in the field of obesity.
Característiques principals
The following types of research will be considered in-scope:
  • Basic science, pre-clinical research, and clinical research that aligns with the in-scope research topics.
  • Animal experimentation related to human biology.
  • Physiological, cellular, molecular and translational research

    In-scope research includes:
  • Pathophysiology and biology of overweight and obesity
  • Understanding Obesity as a disease
  • Utilizing retrospective databases, generate evidence of optimal management of obesity and co-existing comorbid conditions
  • Lloc de presentació
    El personal de l'IMIM i PSMAR que necessiteu més informació adreceu-vos a:
    Servei de Recerca. C/ Doctor Aiguader, 88. 08003-Barcelona. Tel.: 93.316.05.76.
    Marta López: Ext.: 1576
    Carol Barnwell: Ext.1670
    Convocatòria (URL)
  • Only organizations are eligible to receive grants, not individuals or medical practice groups.
  • The applicant (PI) must have a medical or postdoctoral degree (MD, PhD, or equivalent), an advanced nursing degree (BSN with a MS/PhD), or a degree in Pharmacy, Physiotherapy, or Social Work.
  • Applicant must be affiliated with a host institution.
  • Both early career and experienced investigators are encouraged to apply and consideration will be given to all proposals meeting the selection criteria
  • Dotació
    Up to $250,000
    Up to 3 years.
    Smaller, high quality, innovative grant requests with anticipated results within 12-18 months will be enthusiastically considered.
    Proposals should be submitted at:
    Letter of Intent (LOI) due date: October 11, 2022
    Full Proposal Deadline: February 2023
    Only accepted LOIs will be invited to submit full proposals