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Sidebar: What is Triage?
The expanded use of triage--under which certain grant applications deemed to be "noncompetitive" (NC) are not discussed in study sections--by the National Institutes of Health Division of Research Grants (DRG) has met with enthusiasic response from many NIH administrators. The new system, however, has engendered controversy in the extramural community.
NIH welcomes expanded use of the study-section procedure -- but some extramural scientists are less enthusiastic
The aim of the measure is to allot more time for study-section members to discuss...
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