FASEB Washington Update - Oct. 2021
 

Inside (the Beltway) Scoop

 

With the passage of a continuing resolution until December 3, Congress now turns its attention to the debt ceiling, FY 2022 appropriations, and a balance between openness and security in the U.S. research enterprise. Read more

   

 
 
 

 

In response to an RFI from NIH on reporting requirements for departures from the "Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals," FASEB details how the requirements undermine the role of IACUCs and do not enhance animal welfare. Read more

   

 
 

 

The FASEB Journal features a perspective article on the importance of team science and shared research resources in advancing scientific progress and research efficiency. Read more

   

 
 

 

NIH announces childcare cost support for full-time predoctoral and postdoctoral trainees funded through NRSA Institutional Training Grant is anticipated to begin in FY 2022. Read more

   

 
 

 

NIH Center for Scientific Review receives updates on ongoing efforts to strengthen the peer review process and summary outcomes from a year of virtual study section meetings. Read more

   

 
 

 

FASEB honors the unique contributions of people with disabilities to the American workforce and economy during National Disability Employment Awareness Month. Read more

   

 
 

 

NASEM workshop on promotion, tenure, and advancement explores leadership and culture; recruitment, retention, and support; and advancement of tenure and nontenure track faculty.Read more