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Basic Sciences COVID-19 Update Central

Table of Contents  Instead of scrolling, click on any of these topics: Mental Health, VU ResourcesFAQs, Family Life ResourcesAssociate Deans’ Updates, NIH Guidance on GrantsBasic Sciences COVID-19 Funding OpportunitiesKey VU Contacts, Lab Supplies & Compressed Gas Deliveries, Graduate Students & IGP/QCB Applicants, Zoom & Online Training, COVID Research Education VideosFeedback

Mental Health

View links to VU mental health resources here.

Thursday, April 16, 2020 Science streaming webinar: Coronavirus: A Survival Guide. Free for all with registration. For more information, a list of speakers, or to register go here.

Click here to view the Supporting Yourself and Your Trainees During the Coronavirus Pandemic April 14 workshop PDF.

VU & VUMC Resources

View Vanderbilt’s “Return to Campus Plan” page here.

View Vanderbilt resources (campus dining, student health, VandyRide, libraries) through end of semester here.

View Vanderbilt’s main COVID-19 “Updates” page here.

View VUMC’s main COVID-19 “Updates” page here.

Family Life Resources

Find family resources to manage new routines related to COVID-19 here.


Find answers to lab, staffing, animal care, biohazard pickup, custodial services, access to buildings, core facilities, parking refund/cancellation and more here.

Associate Deans’ Updates

Read about how each of your associate deans has been working to mitigate the impact of COVID-19 at Vanderbilt, and how that affects all of us—from students to postdocs to faculty and staff, here.

NIH Guidance on Grants

Get sponsor-specific guidance (including links to Federal and Non-Federal Sponsor Guidance) which is being updated daily, here.

Get the latest coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) information for NIH Applicants and Recipients of NIH Funding here.

Basic Sciences COVID-19 Funding Opportunities

See federal (public) funding opportunities related to COVID-19 here.

See corporate and foundation relations (private) funding opportunities related to COVID-19 here.

Key University Contacts

Get key University contacts here.

Lab Supplies & Compressed Gas Deliveries

Get the latest information about lab supplies deliveries here.

Graduate Students & IGP/QCB Applicants

View updated information for BRET grad students & IGP/QCB applicants here.

Zoom & Online Training

Get links to download Zoom and online training resources here.

COVID Research Education Videos

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