Skip to main content.

Become a Member


  • Membership is open to University of Kansas faculty actively engaged in research related to the Institute's focus:
    • Epigenetics and Stem Cell Biology
    • Reproductive Health
    • Developmental Origins of Health and Adult Disease


  • Actively participate in IRDS activities and functions:
    • Chalk Talks
    • Seminar Program
    • Committees
  • Publish your research results, present your work at meetings, etc. (dissemination of research)
  • Respond to IRDS administrative requests for information/updates in a timely manner
  • Apply for internal and external grant funding to support your research program, and collaborate as appropriate with other IRDS members 


  • Access to administrative support for pre-award grant support (Cayuse, collecting signatures, etc.)
  • Access to supported core equipment
  • Opportunities for scientific exchange
  • Representation at the Institutional level (with KUMC administration)

Please complete all fields.