David Adams

I currently serve on review panels for the Department of Defense Congressionally-Directed Medical Research Programs in breast and prostate cancers.

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Fixing NIH peer review
David Adams | Oct 9, 2005 | 2 min read
Re: How to fix peer review.1 I currently serve on review panels for the Department of Defense Congressionally-Directed Medical Research Programs in breast and prostate cancers. A stated goal of this funding program is to stress innovation. That makes it unlike NIH programs that require extensive preliminary data – typically the first specific aim of the grant – and are looking for the next logical step in a non-controversial research plan. While the DOD research proposal is significa