Recording available: Training Opportunities to Leverage the CTN Network (CTN Steering Committee Meeting, September 2023)

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This presentation for the NIDA CTN Steering Committee Meeting held on September 18, 2023, featured Aria Crump, ScD, Deputy Director of the NIDA Office of Research, Training, Diversity and Disparities and Director of the NIDA Office of Diversity and Disparities.

This 35-minute presentation provides information about different types of funding available through NIDA, focusing on career development and workforce diversity. Dr. Crump reviewed a range of different types of NIDA awards, including R, T, and K awards, HEAL Initiative awards, and unique programs like NIDA’s Loan Repayment Program, which helps early career investigators, especially those from underrepresented backgrounds, repay their student loans. She also demonstrated how to use the NIH RePORTER to find information about active awards and talked about NIH’s ongoing commitment to diversity and dedication to supporting early career investigators and other scientists from a range of backgrounds and specialties.

Watch the recording here!