How to Write a Successful Career Development (K) Award

Track: Career Development

Session Number: 1001
Date: Thu, Apr 20th, 2017
Time: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM


This interactive session will provide you with helpful strategies in writing and obtaining a mentored K award. We will discuss the different types of K, how to know which one to apply for, how to decipher what the NIH is really asking for in each section, how to write a career development plan and how to choose a mentor. We will also discuss how to revise a resubmission if your grant is not funded on the first submission. We will then break into small groups to answers to be able to provide individualized feedback.
Session Type: Workshop

Discipline: None
Session Type: Workshop

Discipline: None


Ellen Seely, MD
Director of Clinical Research, Endocrinology, DIabetes and Hypertension Division
Harvard University
Speaker 1
Paula Gregory, PhD
LSUHSC School of Medicine- LA CaTS
Speaker 2
Marie Gelato, PhD, MD
Stony Brook University
Speaker 3
Jeffrey Huang, PhD
National Institutes of Health