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Dean John J. Reilly, Jr., MD, sends a weekly message to School of Medicine employees, students and alumni. To receive these emails directly, please email Or unsubscribe →


From: Dean John J. Reilly, Jr.
Date: Monday, Oct. 5, 2015
Subject: Dean's Weekly Message

Dear Colleague, 

Today, Oct. 5, is the deadline for submitting a Letter of Intent for the Transformational Research Funding initiative that I announced a couple of weeks ago. With this initiative, the School of Medicine intends to support the creation of multidisciplinary programs that will identify gaps in our current research capabilities and support the recruitment of talent to facilitate research of high impact. The School plans to support no more than four proposals and the budget for each initiative should be between $10 million and $20 million. The Letter of Intent should be a brief, one-paragraph description of the scientific focus of the proposal and a listing of potential faculty applicants. The Letter of Intent is to allow the School to assemble the appropriate expertise for an external review panel. A detailed description of the proposal is expected as part of the application, which is due on Monday, Dec. 7. Please send Letters of Intent to ... More →