11th Annual NIDUS Delirium Boot Camp
"Advancing Translational and Implementation Research in Delirium"
The Friday Center
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC
Sunday, October 29 – Tuesday, October 31, 2023
(Note: Applications close July 10, 2023 5pm EST)
Now in its 11th year, the Delirium Boot Camp is open to researchers from a variety of backgrounds, professions and research areas. However, there are a limited number of spots available each year and the application process is selective.
This year's Boot Camp will take place at The Friday Center at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC from Sunday, October 29 to Tuesday, October 31, 2023.
Applications are now open and will be accepted until July 10, 2023, 5pm EST. Sorry, but due to limited capacity and the advanced preparation required for participants and faculty, we cannot accept late applications.
A completed 2023 Boot Camp application will include:
- The completed PDF application form available for download above.
- A brief statement of interest as described in the application above.
- A complete mock pilot proposal as described in the application above including abstract, scientific plan, career development and research program statements, and all appendices (biosketch, mentor statement, budget justification, timeline, resources and environment).
- For general Boot Camp information, including the History, Goals, and Eligibility, visit the NIDUS Delirium Boot Camp page.
- To learn what to expect from the 2023 Boot Camp, review the 2022 NIDUS Boot Camp Program.
- For more specific questions, please contact Kristen Ruck.
Helpful links for developing your 2023 Bootcamp Application:
- Template and formatting guidelines for NIH biosketch
- NIH "Write your Application" Grant-writing guidelines
Boot Camp Program
The 2023 Boot Camp Program is being finalized and will be posted here soon. Like the 2022 NIDUS Boot Camp Program , the 2023 Boot Camp will feature an interprofessional faculty of more than 15 nationally-recognized translational and clinical delirium researchers,
While the 2023 Boot Camp theme is Advancing Translational and Implementation Research in Delirium, the program will not be limited to these specific areas. Junior investigators focused on everything from animal model to biomarker to epidemiology to clinical studies to clinical implementation across any patient care setting are encouraged to apply.
Applications from outside the USA are encouraged. There is no fee to attend the Boot Camp. NIDUS covers each mentee's flights, accommodation, and meal costs related to Boot Camp attendance.