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This webinar will take you through the process of putting together an application for the NIH Blueprint Diversity Specialized Predoctoral to Postdoctoral Advancement in Neuroscience (D-SPAN) Award. The webinar will go through each part of the application, including eligibility, specific aims and research strategy, sponsor and co-sponsor information, letters of reference and support, and the certification letter. The second half of the webinar will be a question and answer session for attendees. This webinar was held on Wednesday, January 18, 2017.

An informational Webinar for all those interested in submitting applications to RFA-MH-18-510.
Contact: brain.initiative.training@nih.gov

Speakers and Panel include Drs. Dietmar Plenz, Peter J. Basser, Patrick Kanold, and Greg Farber.

Dr. Francis Collins, Director, National Institutes of Health, announces the inaugural set of NIH BRAIN Initiative grants at a press conference on September 30, 2014. 

Rockefeller University neuroscientist Cori Bargmann, Ph.D., discusses the promise of the BRAIN Initiative to usher in a "new era of exploration" at a press conference announcing the first wave of awards on September 30, 2014. 

Researchers from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute use high-speed light-sheet microscopy to image almost all neurons in the intact larval zebrafish brain at single-cell resolution, capturing activity in the entire brain once every 1.3 s. Source: Nature.