Personal Coaching for Your Specific Aims 3.26.24

March 26, 2024

Are you working on Specific Aims for an NIH grant? In this session, you will receive personal coaching with a focus on typical patterns and essential wording to boost impact.

Led by Dorothy E. Lewis, PhD, faculty development manager, this 90-minute workshop will provide a brief overview, followed by one-on-one coaching with an expert grant writer. Attendees should email their partially developed Aims to in advance of the workshop. 

By the end of this workshop attendees will have learned how to:

  • Identify Specific Aim patterns.
  • Identify rhetoric that drives a successful submission.
  • Identify how aspects of Specific Aims are related by separate ideas of approaches. 

This program is sponsored by Faculty and Research Development

Course summary
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Event starts: 
03/26/2024 - 11:00am CDT
Event ends: 
03/26/2024 - 12:30pm CDT
Houston Methodist Academic Institute | Virtual - Streamed Online via Zoom
United States


Dorothy E. Lewis, PhD
Manager, Faculty Development Programs
Houston Methodist Academic Institute

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