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Male Contraception Initiative RFA is Now Open
MCI's 2019 FRA is open for submission. This funding will support research in reversible, non-hormonal male contraceptive discovery and development. MCI intends to fund up to five grants, ranging from $150,000 to $300,000 over two years. MCI's Priori... Read full article
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NIH Announces Funding for Novel Contraceptive Methods
The National Institutes of Health has released a new funding solicitation to support the development of novel nonsteroidal contrac... Read full article
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Ferring Pharmaceuticals to Issue Biomarker Research Grants
Applications for Ferring Pharmaceuticals’ Innovation Grants Program are open until June 11th.  Non-renewable awards of $50,000 to $100,000 are available to support researc... Read full article
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Building the Foundation for Developing Next-Gen Contraceptives
Guest blog contributor is Stephen Ward, Discovery & Translational Sciences Program Officer at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
Access to safe and effective methods of family planning is fundamental to health, education,... Read full article
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Contraceptive Research Opportunity for Small Businesses
The Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) is accepting Small Business Innovation Research applications to support and fac... Read full article
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Building the Case for Contraceptive Technology Innovation
Guest contributor, Laneta Dorflinger, PhD,  Distinguished Scientist, is director of FHI 360's Contraceptive Technology Innovation Department.
Why do women who do not want to get pregnant choose not to use modern family planning me... Read full article
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Return on Innovation:  Why Investing in Global R&D is Smart
The Global Health Technologies Coalition (GHTC) will host a public, in-depth conversation about how investment in global health research and development (R&D) saves millions of lives and helps to achieve... Read full article
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Call for Concepts: Feasibility Studies for Novel Delivery Systems
Barriers that limit access to and voluntary uptake of acceptable contraceptive methods hampers the ambitious FP 2020 agenda to reach 120 million additional women with modern methods. To accelerat... Read full article
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Building the Case for Product Development Partnerships
A newly published white paper, “Investing for Global Health Impact in Product Development Partnerships (PDPs)” summarizes the findings and recommen... Read full article