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March 21, 2023

DOD’s PRMRP PKD grant opportunities

Join Dr. Cecilia Dupecher and the PKD Foundation on March 21 @ 12pm CST for a webinar on the DOD’s PRMRP PKD grant opportunities! This informational webinar will be aimed at PKD researchers and will review the relevant funding opportunities and tips on how to apply.

About the program

The PRMRP has supported research across the full range of science and medicine, with an underlying goal of enhancing the health, care, and well-being of military service members, veterans, retirees, and their family members. PKD is on the list of relevant diseases for funding! Pre-application due April 12.


Franz Winklhofer, MD
Cecilia Dupecher, Ph.D.
Dr. Cecilia Dupecher currently serves as the Program Manager for the Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program (PRMRP), within the Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs, U.S. Army Medical Research and Development Command.


Dr. Dupecher provides strategic coordination for the execution and management of PRMRP Congressional appropriation. As the Program Manager, she is responsible for executing the PRMRP’s entire program life cycle, including investment strategy, development of funding opportunities, overseeing review of research proposals, and analysis of PRMRP’s accomplishments. She joined CDMRP in 2017 as Science Officer, providing scientific management and oversight to a portfolio of research awards focused on various Infectious Diseases, funded under the PRMRP.

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