Past Events: Interactive Sessions

Overview

NIH hosted a series of online-only, interactive panel discussions in August 2020 featuring information on the funding opportunity announcements, cross-cutting topics of importance to the initiative, and relevant scientific issues.

Click on each drop down menus below to view video recordings of past sessions.

DS-I Africa Program Launch

The DS-I Africa Program Launch session offered screenings of a collection of video screenings on August 10, including introductory remarks from Dr. Francis Collins and presentations from DS-I Africa program officers to review the purpose and objectives of the Funding Opportunity Announcements (FOAs). The video screenings were followed by a Q&A session featuring program officers for each FOA and interactive breakout clinics spanning a variety of topics: application process, grants management advice, and tips from NIH grant recipients. 

Click on the drop-down menus below to watch the video presentations.  Recordings of the Q&A session and the interactive breakout clinics will be posted as they become available. 

 

 

Cross-Cutting Topics

The Cross-cutting Topics session offered screenings of video presentations from inspiring leaders from a variety of fields and sectors on August 11-12 and August 17-19, 2020. The video screenings were followed by live panel discussions with experts on topics of importance to the DS-I Africa initiative. 

Click on the drop-down menus below to watch the video presentations for each cross-cutting topic.  Recordings of the Q&A session and the interactive breakout clinics will be posted as they become available.

 

 

 

 

This page last reviewed on October 6, 2020