Dr. Sinn Receives New Grant from the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

Dr. Sinn received a new grant from the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation titled “Using AAV as a delivery vehicle for gene addition or gene editing in pigs”. The grant provides just over $122,000 over 2 years. Ashley Cooney from Dr. Sinn’s lab will serve as the PI on the project with Dr. Sinn providing mentorship. Well done, Ashley and Dr. Sinn!

Grant Writing Seminar 2018 Registration Deadline Reminder

The Research Development Office in the Office of the Vice President for Research and Economic Development (OVPRED), in collaboration with the Carver College of Medicine Office of Faculty Affairs and Development, are pleased to announce that Dr. John Robertson from Grant Writer’s Seminars and Workshops (GWSW) will conduct the Write Winning Grant Proposals Phase I seminar on Friday, October 26, 2018. A Phase II workshop sponsored by OVPRED will be held in February 2019.


DATE: Friday, October 26, 2018, The Hilton Garden Inn (328 S. Clinton Street)

TIME: 8:30 a.m. — 4:30 p.m.

COST: $150/person (includes grant writing workbook & lunch)

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Noon, Monday, October 8, 2018

For additional details and to register: https://research.uiowa.edu/university-iowa-grant-writing-seminars.