VERITY Pilot & Feasibility Research Award Application Due June 25, 2020



Application Deadline: June 25, 2020

VERITY (Value and Evidence in Rheumatology using bioInformaTics, and advanced analYtics) is a NIAMS-funded P30 awarded to Brigham and Women’s Hospital. Within its first year of infancy, VERITY has gained momentum in the rheumatic and musculo-skeletal research world. Not only has it established three cores (Administrative, Bioinformatics and Methodology cores) and the VERITY/Brigham Course in Rheumatology Clinical Research under the P30, it has also launched the VERITY Pilot & Feasibility (P&F) Research Award. 

  • This award is a NIAMS-supported $20,000 grant that is aimed at providing seed funding for new projects as well as to offer an opportunity to the VERITY Research Community to develop skills in proposal preparation. 
  • All applicants must be a member of the VERITY research community and the selection committee will favor VERITY young investigators (rank of Assistant Professor or below) who have not been awarded an R01 grant or equivalent. Previous VERITY P&F awardees include, Aleksander Lenert, MD, of the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, and Lily Li, MD, of Brigham and Women’s Hospital.
  • The 2020 award application is due June 25, 2020 at 5:00PM ET

To learn more information on VERITY and the P&F Research Award, please visit