Grant writing

OFDD offers workshops throughout the year on grant applications.


One-on-one grant mentoring

Welcome Dr. Michael Helms

Dr. Michael Helms is the OFDD Director of Research Development. Mike assists OFDD as well as any interested faculty members with identifying and applying for funding opportunities in areas of health disparities and health equity research, with an emphasis on faculty development and diversity, equity, and inclusion. He has been with the Stanford School of Medicine for over 11 years, where he has helped hundreds of faculty apply for and win well over $200 million in funding. Contact Dr. Mike Helms for more information. 

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