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Issue 16


All of Us Research Program Deadline Extended
The All of Us Research Program is extended its deadline for comments on their research priorities to February 23rd. See the All of Us website for more info.

SAVE THE DATE: Citizen Science Day 2018 is Saturday, April 14th.
Join the Citizen Science Association for a FREE WEBINAR for tips on planning your event, Tuesday, February 14th, 3pm US EST (UTC -5). Be sure to follow along on Twitter using #CitSciDay2018.

New book: Mapping and the Citizen Sensor, ed. Foody, et al., published by Ubiquity Press. Free online version available:

2017 PEPH Annual Meeting Report Available
"Engaging Diverse Partners: Strateges to Address Environmental Public Health" report available from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)


NARRATIVE INQUIRY IN BIOETHICS (Issues editors Lisa Rasmussen & Kar Gupta) Call for Stories: When Citizens Do Science: Stories from Labs, Garages, and Beyond Symposium. Preference given to proposals received by Feb 28.

POLICY PERSPECTIVES IN CITIZEN SCIENCE (Issue editors Lea A. Shanley, Anne Bowser, & Aletta Bonn) Abstracts (250-300 words) due March 1 to Editorial team (


Environmental Education (EE) Grant Solicitation Notice (EPA)
10 RFPs, one for each of the EPA's 10 regions, due March 15th, 2018.

PCORI Open Funding Opportunities
Open funding opportunities span topics like treating anxiety in children through young adults, pragmatic clinical studies to evaluate patient-centered outcomes, capacity building, conference support, and more.


Citizen Science Program Manager
Location: Biological Sciences Curriculum Study (BCBS), Colorado Springs, CO
Application Review Date: ongoing until filled
To apply: BCBS Employment Opportunities



Over 850 publicly available journal articles available thanks to the National Library of Medicine (NLM).


FDA warns public of dangers of DIY gene therapy

mHealth Intervention Promoting Cardiovascular Health Among African-Americans: Recruitment and Baseline Characteristics of a Pilot Study

Cooperating with machines

Design and Evaluation of a Pervasive Coaching and Gamification Platform for Young Diabetes Patients

Crowdsourced Asparagus Urinary Odor Population Kinetics


Predictive Analytics Innovation Summit
Feb 14 - 15
Washington, DC

Rare Disease Day at NIH 2018
March 1
NIH, Bethesda, MD

Sackler Colloquium on Creativity and Collaboration: Revisiting Cybernetic Serendipity
March 13-14
Washington, DC

Game Developers Conference
March 19-23
San Francisco, CA

Click here to see our events calendar:Events and add your own!

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