Happy New Year. There have been lots of predictions for 2012 that range from a significant moral and economic recovery to the end of the world. One consistent prediction is that Sponsored Programs funding will be tight and come with greater administrative oversight. This negative forecast should not dissuade anyone from seeking external funding. For the most part, the rules and regulations simply require the University and Principal Investigator to do what they said they would do and keep the sponsor informed of any changes that may be required along the way. I believe that is a reasonable expectation coming from a financial sponsor of your research or scholarly activity.
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Refresher Animal Welfare Training Course
A refresher animal welfare training course will be available on the CITI training website for those that have reached the three-year time point requiring them to refresh their training.
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