The 2020 NIH Virtual Seminar on Program Funding and Grants Administration has been designed to provide a unique opportunity to learn about the National Institutes of Health (NIH) grants process, programs, and policies directly from NIH and U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) experts.

Learn more and register for the event.

National Eye Institute (NEI) staff will be available to talk with those interested in vision research.

Date

Time

NEI Officer

Topic

Tuesday, October 27

12:00 – 5:00 pm

Neeraj Agarwal

(Program officer)

Research training

 

12:30 – 2:30 pm

George McKie

(Program officer)

Cornea

 

1:00 – 3:00 pm

Michael Steinmetz

(Director, Division of Extramural Science Programs)

NEI funding and trans-NIH funding opportunities

 

3:00 – 5:00 pm

Steven Becker

(Associate director, Office of Regenerative Medicine)

Regenerative medicine

 

3:00 – 5:00 pm

Karen Smith

Grants management specialist)

Grants management

Wednesday, October 28

12:00 – 3:00 pm

Neeraj Agarwal

(Program officer)

Research training

 

12:00 – 3:00 pm

Don Everett and Jimmy Le

(Program officers)

Clinical research

 

1:00 – 3:00 pm

George McKie

(Program officer)

Cornea

 

1:00 – 3:00 pm

Karen Smith

(Grants management specialist)

Grants management

 

3:00 – 5:00 pm

Steve Becker

(Associate director, Office of Regenerative Medicine)

Regenerative medicine

 

3:00 – 5:00 pm

Don Everett and Jimmy Le

(Program officers)

Clinical research

 

3:00 – 5:00 pm

Paek Lee

(Program officer)

Small business SBIR/ STTR, Research resources

 

3:00 – 5:00 pm

Cheri Wiggs

(Program officer)

Low vision, strabismus, amblyopia and visual processing

Thursday, October 29

12:00 – 3:00 pm

Brian Hoshaw

(Scientific review officer)

Scientific review

 

1:00 – 3:00 pm

Karen Smith

(Grants management specialist)

Grants management

 

1:00 – 2:30 pm

Lisa Neuhold

(Program officer)

Retina

 

3:00 – 5:00 pm

Houmam Araj

(Program officer)

Cornea and Lens

 

 

3:30 – 5:00 pm

Ashley Dash

(GM specialist)

Grants management

 

3:00 – 5:00 pm

 Lisa Neuhold

(Program officer)

Retina

Friday, October 30

12:00 – 3:00 pm

Martha Flanders

(Program officer)

Strabismus, amblyopia, visual processing

 

1:00 – 3:00 pm

Grace Shen

(Program officer)

Retina

 

1:00 – 3:00 pm

Michael Steinmetz

(Director, Division of Extramural Science Programs)

NEI funding and trans-NIH funding opportunities

 

3:00 – 5:00 pm

Sangeeta Bhargava

(Program officer)

Clinical research

 

3:00 – 5:00 pm

Paek Lee

(Program officer)

Small business SBIR/ STTR, Research resources

 

3:00 – 5:00 pm

Cheri Wiggs

(Program officer)

Low vision, strabismus, amblyopia and visual processing

Last updated: October 20, 2020