May 18, 2023
Building a Better NIH
Overview Editor’s Note: “Building a Better NIH” is a project partnership between the USC-Brookings Schaeffer Initiative for Health Policy, […]
April 18, 2023
CDC Reform: Where to Start?
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention—abbreviated CDC so as to maintain consistency with the original Communicable […]
The NIH Should Reform Funding for Graduate Students and Post-Docs
The NIH sponsors far more biomedical graduate students and post-docs than could ever have a full-time academic […]
March 28, 2023
Why Science Funders Should Try to Learn from Past Experience
Science funding agencies feel political pressure to fund only research that is easy to explain and defend […]
A New NIH Director: What Should We Look For?
By Stuart Buck and Eric Gilliam It’s March 2023. The former National Institutes of Health (NIH) Director […]
March 8, 2023
New Thinking on Peer Review at NIH?
The NIH has called for comments by April 24 on a proposed policy that would streamline peer review of grant proposals. […]