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NIH Research Project Grant (Parent R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) (PA-20-185)


Support for rigorous scientific research in biomedical informatics and data science. Investigators applying through this NIH Parent R01 announcement should include a cover letter requesting assignment to NLM. The NIH parent announcement does not contain information about NLM's research grant priorities and scope of interest. For NLM-specific guidance, see NLM Research Grants in Biomedical Informatics and Data Science (R01) (PAR-18-896).
This program expires May 8, 2023 unless reissued. 

NLM Contacts

Public Health and Population Health Informatics or, Social and Behavioral Science Applications Involving Informatics:
Meryl Sufian, PhD
National Library of Medicine (NLM)
Telephone: 301-496-4671

Basic Research Developing Novel Informatics Methods and Techniques:
Yanli Wang, PhD
National Library of Medicine (NLM)
Telephone: 301-827-7092

Bioinformatics or Consumer Health Informatics:
Allison Dennis, PhD
National Library of Medicine (NLM)
Telephone: 301-827-9721


Deadlines for New Applications: February 5, June 5 and October 5 each year
Deadlines for Revised Applications: March 5, July 5 and November 5 each year
Full listing of deadlines for competing applications:

Last Reviewed: October 5, 2023