U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) Vision Research Funding Opportunities
- An ARVO and NAEVR Collaborative Webinar
Available via ARVOLearn
The Vision Research Program (VRP) within the Department of Defense (DoD) is the main funding source for researchers of visual system trauma, including injuries to the ocular system and visual dysfunction from Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI).
Join ARVO and the National Alliance for Eye and Vision Research (NAEVR) for this free webinar to learn about:
- research funding opportunities from the DoD, including FY2021 VRP and other DoD research programs.
- the history of the Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP), which includes the VRP.
- the CDMRP grant review process, which differs from the NIH grant review process.
NAEVR Executive Director James Jorkasky hosts this event. The featured guest speaker is Q. Tian Wang, PhD, Program Manager for DoD’s VRP.
Q. Tian Wang, PhD
Department of Defense Vision Research Program
Fort Detrick, Md.
Executive Director, National Alliance for Eye and Vision Research (NAEVR)