Maternal Nutrition and Pre-pregnancy Obesity: Effects on Mothers, Infants, and Children (R01)

Purpose: This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) encourages applications to improve health outcomes for women, infants, and children, by stimulating interdisciplinary research focused on maternal nutrition and pre-pregnancy obesity. Maternal health significantly impacts not only the mother, but also the intrauterine environment, and subsequently fetal development and the health of the newborn.
Receipt Date: Cycle Due Dates (new submission): Jan. 25, May 25, Sept. 25
Expires: May 8, 2018
Total Awards: Application budgets are not limited but need to reflect the actual needs of the proposed project.
Eligibility: Any individual(s) with the skills, knowledge, and resources necessary to carry out the proposed research as the Program Director(s)/Principal Investigator(s) (PD(s)/PI(s)) is invited to work with his/her organization to develop an application for support. Individuals from underrepresented racial and ethnic groups as well as individuals with disabilities are always encouraged to apply for NIH support.