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NCURA Webinar: Agency Updates with OMB, NSF and NIH

A webinar presented by the National Council of University Research Administrators (NCURA)

Registration through Learn@Work is required for free access to the webinar.

  • PLEASE NOTE: If you do not have one already, you must register for an NCURA account to view the webinar.
  • Do not register for the webinar on the NCURA website. A member of the Research Education and Information team will contact you within (2) business days of your registration on Learn@Work with more instructions.
  • Registration closes on March 16, 2022.

Webinar Agenda:

OMB Update: 10:15 – 11:30 a.m.

  • Gilbert Tran
    Office of Management and Budget (OMB)

The Office of Management and Budget oversees the implementation of the President’s vision across the Executive Branch. Join for the latest updates from OMB.

NSF Update: 1 – 2:15 p.m.

  • Jean Feldman
    Head, Policy Office, Division of Institution and Award Support Office of Budget,
    Finance & Award Mgmt, National Science Foundation

This session will cover new developments related to proposal and award policy at NSF. NSF staff will provide a comprehensive review of recent policy changes as well as major updates to NSF’s proposal system modernization efforts. Participants will learn and be able to ask questions about NSF proposal and award policies and procedures, agency priorities, and advances with proposal submission modernization and

NIH Update: 2:45 – 3:45 p.m.

  • Michelle Bulls
    Director, Office of Policy for Extramural Research Administration,
    National Institutes of Health

Don’t miss this opportunity to hear about what is new and what is being developed within the National Institute of Health’s (NIH) programs, policies, and budgets. In this comprehensive review, participants will learn about the newest policy updates and how their respective institutions may be impacted. Upon completion of the presentation, participants will have the opportunity to ask questions about new and existing policies and procedures. Topics include recent and upcoming changes to NIH policy, compliance requirements, and so much more! Participants will learn about NIH’s budget priorities and new policies and compliance initiatives. They will also gain insight into current issues at NIH.

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