The ORDE Blog serves as a resource to faculty, offering strategies and tips on grant-writing, framing research, time management and more. Please feel
free to use the Comments feature to share your ideas and ask questions of us and each other.
A new blog entry is posted weekly and we encourage faculty to add the blog to their RSS feeds so they don't miss anything.
The official ORDE blogger is our Associate Director for Educational Outreach, Naomi Nishi. Contact Naomi with questions about how to access the Blog
Other Blogs We Like:
Open Mike is a blog associated with the National Institutes of
Health (NIH) and is moderated by Dr. Mike Lauer, NIH Deputy Director for Extramural Research. Dr. Lauer provides insights on NIH process and policies,
success rates, specific programs such as those encouraging greater diversity in the scientific workforce and a variety of other topics. This blog is interactive,
allowing you to comment and read comments from colleagues around the country.
NIGMS Feedback Loop Blog
Jon Lorsch, Director of the National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS), authors the
Feedback Loop Blog
providing insights into NIGMS processes, funding decisions, success rates and grant development strategies.
Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Blog
The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Blog
entries are written by PCORI leadership and provides information on upcoming funding opportunities, research methods, healthcare community engagement
tips, new directions for the agency and much more.
NIH Director's Blog
Dr. Francis Collins, Director of the National Institutes of Health, writes an informative blog -
The Director's Blog - highlighting recent discoveries made possible through NIH funding. Written in a conversational fashion, Dr. Collins and guest
editors help the scientific community and the general public understand better what is going on at NIH and what researchers funded by the agency are doing.
Inside NIA: A Blog for Researchers
Inside NIA features entries by the National Institute on Aging's Division of
Extramural Activities Director, NIA program officers, scientific review officers, the NIA Director - all providing important insights into the Institute
Gigi Rosenberg Blog
Gigi Rosenberg is an artist, writer and grant coach who provides amazing insights on grant writing and time management for artists. Note that these insights go well beyond the world of art; anyone contemplating writing a grant will benefit from this well-designed blog.