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K Grant Intensive Writing Workshop

One of the top priorities of the Center for Translational Medicine is to increase the number of funded K grants on the UT Southwestern campus. The K Grant Intensive Writing Workshop is intended for UTSW junior investigators who are submitting K grants for each NIH cycle. 

Participants attend each week, engaging in a peer review of each other’s specific grant section, guided by Robert Toto, M.D. Guest speakers will be brought in to enhance the learning experience. This is a workshop designed for serious grant writers. 

Workshop Overview

The K Grant workshop will include the following class topics:

  • Specific Aims
  • Significance and Innovation
  • Protections for Human Subjects, Inclusion of Minorities, Women and Children, and Instruction in the Responsible Conduct of Research
  • Candidate Section
  • Approach 
  • Mock Study

For more information, including requirements, please see the current workshop announcement.