Alcoholic Hepatitis Clinical and Translational Network – Translational Research (U01)

Funding Agency:
National Institutes of Health

The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) seeks to continue support of the previously funded program on “Translational Research in Alcoholic Hepatitis” to accelerate the discovery and validation of new diagnostic and treatment options for patients with Alcoholic Hepatitis (AH). This initiative, via a set of five FOAs, aims to enhance and consolidate the existing program into “AH Clinical and Translational Network”, hereafter termed “AH Network”. This consolidated program will consist of 1) Clinical component, 2) Data Coordinating Center, 3) Translational component, and 4) Basic and pre-clinical component.

Through this FOA, applications are sought to conduct translational studies aimed on improving various aspects of AH diagnosis and intervention under the U01 Cooperative Agreements funding mechanism.

Companion FOAs:

RFA-AA-18-002U01 Research Project – Cooperative Agreements

RFA-AA-18-004U24 Resource-Related Research Projects – Cooperative Agreements

RFA-AA-18-005U01 Research Project – Cooperative Agreements

RFA-AA-18-006UH2/UH3 Phased Innovation Awards Cooperative Agreement


  • Letter of Intent Due Date(s): September 23, 2017
  • Application Due Date(s): October 23, 2017

RFA-AA-18-003 Expiration Date October 24, 2017

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Medical - Basic Science
Medical - Clinical Science
Medical - Translational

External Deadline

October 23, 2017