Grants & Proposals: Obtaining and Navigating a K-Award

Insights from an Early Career Investigator with a K01

Kaufman, Michelle. (2018, July 19). Obtaining and Navigating a K-Award: Insights from an Early Career Investigator with a K01 [PDF of PowerPoint slides]. Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago.

Michelle R. Kaufman, PhD, is an assistant professor in the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Department of Health, Behavior, and Society.

In 2017, the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) awarded Dr. Kaufman with a K01 grant (No. DA042138) to examine mHealth and mentoring as a vehicle for preventing substance use, sexual risk, and interpersonal violence among African American male urban youth.

In this presentation, Dr. Kaufman shared insights from her experiences applying for her award as well as strategies that she found helpful in undertaking the training and research involved.

View Dr. Kaufman's slides (PDF).