Need to Know

Your source for research and scholarly activity updates including news, research and policy information.

We are pleased to inform you that UB’s research administration and support infrastructure is 100% operational with employees working remotely from home.
This website contains guidance for completing Other Support documents for the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The NIH released a notice in July 2019 to “clarify,” not change or update, the information requested in Other Support.
The National Science Foundation (NSF) released an updated Proposal and Award Policies and Procedures Guide (PAPPG) in January 2020. The new PAPPG is effective June 1, 2020.
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality (AHRQ) have created new FORMS-F, grant application instructions.
New York State and UB announced yesterday the official launch of the Innovation Hub, designed to help connect ideas to action and move research from the lab to the marketplace.
BioPrax™, a medical device created using technology licensed from UB, is being developed to improve the treatment of periprosthetic joint infections
A program developed by UB emergency medicine physicians to expedite patient access to comprehensive and effective opioid use disorder treatment is going statewide.

Fine tune your grant proposals for greater success. Learn more about NSF funding priorities. Hone your budget-writing skills. ORA offers several workshops to help you achieve your research goals.