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ICA Pilot Research Program is Now Accepting Applications

The Interstitial Cystitis Association (ICA) invites investigators from all disciplines interested in studying interstitial cystitis (IC), also known as painful bladder syndrome or bladder pain syndrome, to submit an application for the 2015 ICA Pilot Research Program. The Program grants one-year awards of up to $25,000 to fund novel and useful basic, clinical, or translational research studies that attempt to solve the many questions of IC. Areas include, but are not limited to:

  • Etiology of IC
  • Epidemiology/burden of disease (especially in children)
  • Serum or urine markers
  • Treatment modalities
  • Neurophysiology
  • Pain management
  • Pregnancy & IC
  • Diet & Nutrition

The deadline to apply for the 2015 ICA Pilot Research Program is February 27, 2015. The award period is June 1, 2015 through May 31, 2016. Go to to learn more about this funding opportunity and to download the application today.

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