News and Events
Friday, June 7 at 7:00 AM
The Worthington Renaissance Fort Worth Hotel 200 Main Street Fort Worth, TX 76102
A UTA Sponsored Event!
JPS is partnering with the Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP) to sponsor the Annual Research Community Forum in Fort Worth, Texas. We expect participants from our region and nationally. We would like to invite you and your staff to this event. This is an opportunity to see what research offers for young investigators and mature investigators. The participants will be researchers across specialties, Institutional Review Boards (IRBs), Regulators, legal professionals, physicians, trainees, and institutional officials for the protection of human subjects in research. The Conference is open to everyone with an interest in research especially those researchers doing human subjects research. Issues discussed at the conference will be relevant to all parties interested in conducting research, research education, community collaboration, and research regulations. Registration is now open!
The information for this event can be found at http://www.jpshealthnet.org/Research-Day/
Questions? Email email@example.com
Sponsored Research topic of June 26 MyMav II Open Forum
MyMav II Open Forums are 8:30-10 a.m. in the Rosebud Theatre of the E.H. Hereford University Center. Recordings of these sessions are posted online to the MyMavII website a few days after each event.
The forum Sponsored Research (Grants Management), which was originally Friday, May 24, has been rescheduled to Wednesday, June 26.
Carter BloodCare - Blood Drive
WHEN: Friday, June 21
10:00am to 2:00pm
WHERE: Center for Innovation (Parking Lot) 202 E. Border Street
Arlington, TX 76010
VP FOR RESEARCH
New Shimadzu Institute Names Director
March 28, 2013
The University of Texas at Arlington has hired an experienced laboratory researcher to serve as director of its new Shimadzu Institute for Research Technologies, a $25.2 million endeavor fueled by a recent corporate gift.
Joe A. Barrera earned his doctorate in cell and molecular biology from The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in 2009. Most recently, he was a postdoctoral fellow in UT Southwestern’s department of pediatrics. Read more >
Carolyn Cason Named VP for Research
October 19, 2012
The University of Texas at Arlington announces the appointment of Carolyn L. Cason, a former associate dean for research in the College of Nursing, as vice president for research. Read more >
GRANT AND CONTRACT SERVICES
OMB Releases Sequestration Report
September 18, 2012
On September 14, 2012, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) released a detailed report (PDF) outlining the funding impacts of sequestration. According to the report, which had been mandated by Congress, defense programs would decline by 9.4 percent, while nondefense programs would decline by 8.2 percent (both figures refer to discretionary spending only). This would amount to roughly $12.3 billion in R&D cuts: $7.4 billion on the defense side, and $5.0 billion on the nondefense side. View/Download PDF
New Conflict of Interest (COI) Regulations
August 24th, 2012
On August 24th, new conflict of interest (COI) regulations from the Public Health Service (NIH, HRSA, FDA, CDC, etc.) went into effect. In response to these regulatory changes, UT Arlington has developed a new platform for the COI Disclosure Form (for all researchers), a new online training module (for PHS Investigators), and a new COI Policy for Disclosure, Management, and Reporting of Financial Conflicts of Interest in Research. To find out more about the COI program and if the Policy applies to you. Read more >
What do you do when life-saving technology harms the environment? If you’re chemistry Professor Purnendu “Sandy” Dasgupta, you innovate.