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Faculty Spotlight

Driving Discovery in Food Allergies with David Hill, MD, PhD

In this Q&A, we feature David Hill, MD, PhD, an assistant professor and attending physician in the Division of Allergy and Immunology. At April’s Faculty Luncheon, Dr. Hill will discuss how epidemiologic investigations of pediatric disease can directly inform basic and translational research efforts.

Read the full Q&A here and hear Dr. Hill speak about his research at Faculty Luncheon - Thursday, April 22 at 12:00 PM.  All CHOP/Penn faculty and staff are welcome!

Stay tuned for more from our Faculty Spotlight series throughout this year!

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Missed our recent session on the benefits of submitting to a preprint server? Check out the recording below.


Preventing a Secondary Epidemic of Lost Early Career Scientists: Here we discussed the outsized impact this pandemic has had on women scientists, and actions to mitigate the lasting impact.

Select papers discussed in the presentation:


Funding Forecaster


Click here to see the April 2021 edition of the Funding Forecaster.

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Application instructions for the Carole Marcus Mid-Career Award to Promote Career Development and Mentoring in Pediatric Research - Due April 9, 2021 at 5:00 P.M. 

Application instructions for the 2022 PEW-STEWART SCHOLARS FOR CANCER RESEARCH PROGRAM and the 2022 PEW SCHOLARS PROGRAM IN BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES - Due May 7, 2021 at 5:00 P.M.

Pfizer Centers for Therapeutic Innovation (CTI) information and pre-proposal template for applications due June 28. CHOP applications are being coordinated by SWEENEYC [at] chop.edu (subject: Pfizer%20CTI) (Cindy Middleton Harrison).

Foundation Funding Resources


Rolling list of foundation funding applications 

Plan for the future
Find a comprehensive list of funding opportunities for every month of the year.

Connect with successful colleagues to gain insight on a particular foundation.
Find a list of foundation grants previously awarded to CHOP PIs.

Cyclical Pilot and Limited Application Grants

CHOP/Penn Pilot Grants - List of all recurring opportunities, with month typically due

Limited Application Grants  - Limited number accepted from invited institutions, with month typically due

Funding Search Tools