For Principal Investigator and any Collaborating Investigators, including date of birth, education (BA, BS, MS, PhD, MD) postgraduate training (internship, residency, fellowship), hospital and academic appointments, thesis titles and supervisors, and any relevant publications.
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Research Plan (upload document)
Minimum answers that need to be provided:
Why is the work important?
What do you plan to do?
What has already been done?
How ong will it take you to do the work?
Specific Aims: A concise statement of what the research is intended to accomplish and/or why hypothesis is to be tested.
Significance: Briefly describe the background of the proposal, relating it to existing knowledge and published work. Identify the gaps in existing knowledge which the research is intended to fill and state concisely the importance of the project.
Materials and Methods: Detail the experimental design and procedures to be used to accomplish the Specific Aims of the Project. Describe a tentative sequence or timetable of investigation and the means by which the data will be analyzed and interpreted.
Supporting Data: Briefly describe any previous work done on this project. Cite results obtained by yourself and others on this or closely related work (cite not more than five (5) personal publications). Those investigators with less than two (2) personal publications related to the proposed project should submit a letter of recommendation from a recognized investigator in the field.
Assurance statement: The application summarized on these pages and further documented in the succeeding pages is submitted to the Scoliosis Research Society for consideration.