Oral Opportunistic Pathogens and Viral Disease Program

The Oral Opportunistic Pathogens and Viral Disease Program supports basic and translational research on the role of fungi and viruses in oral disease. Topics include examining mechanisms of pathogenesis, prevention, diagnosis and treatment of oral fungal and viral infections, as well as research on emerging viral diseases, including SARS-CoV-2. Applicants are encouraged to contact the program director early in the application process to determine Institute interest prior to submission.

Staff Contacts

Funding Opportunities & Notices

Title Staff Contact Opportunity number Activity Code Expiration Date
NIDCR Award for Sustaining Outstanding Achievement in Research (SOAR) (R35 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) RFA-DE-22-001 R35
NIH Director’s Pioneer Award Program (DP1 Clinical Trial Optional) RFA-RM-21-015 DP1
Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Defining Mechanisms of Disease Recurrence in Dental, Oral, and Craniofacial Tissues NOT-DE-20-001 R01, R21
Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Administrative Supplement for Continuity of Biomedical and Behavioral Research Among First-Time Recipients of NIH Research Project Grant Awards NOT-OD-20-055 333
NIH Exploratory/Developmental Research Grant Program (Parent R21 Basic Experimental Studies with Humans Required) PA-20-196 R21
Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): NIDCR Support for Research on the Physiological Involvement of Oral Cavity in Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) NOT-DE-21-001 R01, R21
Research Project Grant (Parent R01 Basic Experimental Studies with Humans Required) PA-20-184  R01
Successor-in-Interest (Type 6 Parent Clinical Trial Optional) PA-20-275 666
Administrative Supplements to Existing NIH Grants and Cooperative Agreements (Parent Admin Supp Clinical Trial Optional) PA-20-272 333
Stephen I. Katz Early Stage Investigator Research Project Grant (R01 Basic Experimental Studies with Humans Required) PAR-21-039 R01
Stephen I. Katz Early Stage Investigator Research Project Grant (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PAR-21-038 R01
Notice of NIDCR's participation in PAR-18-714, Academic Research Enhancement Award for Undergraduate-Focused Institutions (R15-Clinical Trial Not Allowed) NOT-DE-18-015
NIDCR Small Grant Program for New Investigators (R03 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PAR-21-084 R03
NIH Support for Conferences and Scientific Meetings (Parent R13 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PA-21-151 R13