Other Funding & Training Opportunities

Additional Funding & Training Opportunities
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Applications are accepted on a rolling basis NINR Clinical Trial Planning Grant (R34)  To access the application and additional information, please visit: https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-17-133.html
Applications are due by January 12, 2017 at 4 p.m. PST Cambia Health Foundation Sojourn’s Scholar Leadership Program To access the application and additional information, please visit:
http://www.cambiahealthfoundation.org/sojourns/sojourns-scholar-leadership-program.html 
Online System Opens: August 15, 2016

LOI Deadline: September 14, 2016

Earliest Start Date: August 2017

Notice of Upcoming PCORI Funding Announcement

Community-based Palliative Care Delivery for Adult Patients with Advanced Illnesses and their Caregivers

 PCORI and PCRC for collaboration
Posted date: June 8, 2016

Expiration date: April 12, 2019

Intervening with Cancer Caregivers to Improve Patient Health Outcomes and Optimize Health Care Utilization (R01)
(PAR-16-317)
National Cancer Institute/NIH
Posted date: June 8, 2016

Expiration date: April 12, 2019

Intervening with Cancer Caregivers to Improve Patient Health Outcomes and Optimize Health Care Utilization (R21)
(PAR-16-318)

National Cancer Institute/NIH

Cambia Palliative Care Center of Excellence announces Palliative Care Research Fellowship Program

For more details and information about the Palliative Care Research Fellowship, please visit our website at http://www.uwpalliativecarecenter.com/pallcareresearchfellowship.html or email us atpallcntr@uw.edu

The Weill Cornell Training T32 Program in Behavioral Geriatrics

For those interested in the opportunity please email EOLresearch@med.cornell.edu with your CV and cover letter
See each announcement for applicable dates Dissemination and Implementation Research in Health

R21 – (PAR-16-236)

R03 – (PAR-16-237)

R01 – (PAR-16-238)

R21 – https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-16-236.html

R03 – https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-16-237.html

R01- https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-16-238.html

Extended –

Monday, January 9th, 2017 

University of Colorado Palliative Care and Aging Research Training (T32) Program Potential candidates should contact Dr. Jean Kutner (PI) jean.kutner@ucdenver.edu prior to submitting an application.
NIH Standard Dates Research on Informal and Formal Caregiving for Alzheimer’s Disease (R01)
NIH Standard Dates Research on Informal and Formal Caregiving for Alzheimer’s Disease (R21)
Standard dates apply by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization NHLBI Clinical Trial Pilot Studies (R34)

Intervening with Cancer Caregivers to Improve Patient Health Outcomes and Optimize Health Care Utilization (R01)
(PAR-16-317)

Summary: This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) invites applications for intervention research designed to support caregivers of adult cancer patients. Interventions supported by this FOA are intended to provide caregivers with care training, promote coping skills, and ultimately help them manage care. Outcomes of such interventions are expected to (1) optimize patient health care utilization, (2) improve caregiver well-being, and (3) improve patient physical health and psychosocial outcomes.

Application due dates: October 7, 2016; April 11, 2017; October 10, 2017; April 11, 2018; October 10, 2018, April 11, 2019, by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization. All types of applications allowed for this funding opportunity announcement are due on these dates.

Applicants are encouraged to apply early to allow adequate time to make any corrections to errors found in the application during the submission process by the due date.


Intervening with Cancer Caregivers to Improve Patient Health Outcomes and Optimize Health Care Utilization (R21)
(PAR-16-318)

Summary: This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) invites applications for intervention research designed to support caregivers of adult cancer patients. Interventions supported by this FOA are intended to provide caregivers with care training, promote coping skills, and ultimately help them manage care. Outcomes of such interventions are expected to (1) optimize patient health care utilization, (2) improve caregiver well-being, and (3) improve patient physical health and psychosocial outcomes.

Application due dates: October 7, 2016; April 11, 2017; October 10, 2017; April 11, 2018; October 10, 2018, April 11, 2019, by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization. All types of applications allowed for this funding opportunity announcement are due on these dates.

Applicants are encouraged to apply early to allow adequate time to make any corrections to errors found in the application during the submission process by the due date.


The Weill Cornell Training T32 Program in Behavioral Geriatrics, led by Cary Reid MD, PhD and Holly Prigerson, PhD, will accept both MD and PhD postdoctoral trainees who seek careers that bridge biomedical and innovative social/behavioral approaches to improve care and outcomes in older adults. The goal of the program is for trainees to become independent investigators capable of conducting patient oriented research to improve quality of life and quality of care of the ever increasing number and proportion of older Americans. That being said, Weill Cornell Medicine’s Division of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Translational Research Institute on Pain in Later Life and Center for Research on End of Life Care are looking for strong, passionate, well-qualified and ethnically diverse applicants interested in this line of research.
For those interested in the opportunity please email EOLresearch@med.cornell.edu with your CV and cover letter detailing why you are interested in the program as well as why you might be a good fit (500 word Limit).


University of Colorado Palliative Care and Aging Research Training (T32)
We have opened applications for the next cohort of fellows for the University of Colorado Palliative Care and Aging Research Training (T32) Program. The goal of this 2 year research training program, supported by the National Institute on Aging (NIA), is  to prepare postdoctoral (PhD and MD/DO) fellows for careers as palliative care researchers.  Applications are due Monday, January 9th, 2017.

More information and the attached documents may also be found here. Potential candidates should contact Dr. Jean Kutner (PI) jean.kutner@ucdenver.edu prior to submitting an application.

word_doc_logo Program Flier

pdf-filePostDoc Application


Dana-Farber Cancer Institute’s Research Fellowship in Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care

This two year fellowship is directed toward physicians, psychologists, doctorally-prepared nurses, social workers, and other clinicians who wish to prepare for an academic research career in palliative care or psychosocial oncology. Fellows will be mentored by faculty and have access to resources from the broad Harvard research environment.  Applications are due December 1st, 2016.

Detailed information is available at the following site and in this PDF flyer.

http://www.dana-farber.org/Education-and-Training/Fellowships-and-Training-Programs/Psychosocial-Oncology-and-Palliative-Care-Research-Fellowship.aspx


NHLBI Clinical Trial Pilot Studies (R34)
(PAR-16-037)
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
Application Receipt/Submission Date(s): Standard dates apply by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization


Research on Informal and Formal Caregiving for Alzheimer’s Disease (R01)
FOA PAR-15-348 

Research on Informal and Formal Caregiving for Alzheimer’s Disease (R21)
FOA PAR-15-351

This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) invites applications for basic and translational research on caregiving for individuals with Alzheimer’s disease (AD), at the individual, family, community, and population level. The scope of this funding opportunity includes support for applications that propose the following: interventions to reduce caregiver burden and improve patient outcomes across various settings; population- and community-based research on the scope and impact of AD caregiving; improved characterization of informal and formal caregiving and the burden of caregiving across the full spectrum of the disease, including differences among  socioeconomic, racial/ethnic and geographic sub-populations; and research addressing the unique challenges related to the provision of advanced AD care, including disparities in access to care.


National Palliative Care Research Center (NPCRC) RFAs

In an effort to support investigators conducting clinical research in palliative care who wish to maximize their chances of larger extramural funding, the National Palliative Care Research Center (NPCRC) is soliciting applications for Pilot/Exploratory Project Grants (PEP), Junior Faculty Career Development Awards (CDA), and our new opportunity for mid-career investigators, Transition to Independence Awards (TIA). These RFAs are limited to applications that focus on palliative care research projects for seriously ill patients and their families in one or more of the three specific areas:

  1.  Exploring the relationship of pain and other distressing symptoms to quality and quantity of life, independence, function, and disability and developing interventions directed at their treatment in patients with advanced and chronic illnesses;
  2.  Studying methods of improving communication between patients living with serious illness, their families and their health care providers;
  3.  Evaluating models and systems of care for patients living with advanced illness and their families. Letters of Intent are due November 2, 2015. Full proposals are accepted by invitation only and are due January 15, 2016. All awards will start July 1, 2016.

For more information about the RFA and application process, please visit the NPCRC’s web site at: www.npcrc.org

pdf-fileRFA Transition to Independence Award

pdf-fileRFA Junior Faculty Career Development Award

pdf-fileRFA Pilot and Exploratory Project Support Grant

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