The fall 2010 Brown Bag Series, hosted by the RWJF Center for Health Policy, will be held in the RWJF Center for Health Policy Conference Room at 1909 Las Lomas on the following dates and times:

*Tuesday, Sept. 21, from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.
"Time Management Strategies for Effective Research Collaborations"
Presented by: Carolyn Richardson, RWJF Center

*Tuesday, Oct. 12, from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.
"The NIH Funding System – New NIH Criteria for Research Proposals and Strategies for Writing Successful 12 Page Proposals"
Presented by Melinda Tinkle, associate professor, College of Nursing

*Tuesday, Oct. 26, from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
"Proposal Development & Grant Writing Workshop"
Presented by Denise Wallen and Gina Urias-Sandoval, RWJF Center
(This workshop is free, but registration is required)

*Tuesday, Oct. 26, from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.
"Tips & Tricks for Grant Writers"
Presented by Denise Wallen, RWJF Center and Betsy Till, UNM Foundation
(immediately following workshop)

*Tuesday, Nov. 9, from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.
"How to Work with Graduate Students – Building Productive Research Teams"
Presented by Gabriel Sanchez, assistant professor, Political Science

For more information, e-mail or call (505) 277-0130.

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