Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Implementation Center for HIV Clinical Quality Improvement
Deadline: Jan. 17, 2017
The Health Resources and Services Administration solicits applications for the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program (RWHAP) Implementation Center for HIV Clinical Quality Improvement. The purpose of this program is to assist RWHAP recipients and subrecipients with implementing clinical quality improvement methodologies and concepts, as required by the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Treatment Extension Act of 2009, to improve HIV health outcomes for people living with HIV. For more information, click here.
Pilot Clinical Trials in Pediatric Chronic Kidney Disease Participating Clinical Centers
Deadline: Jan. 17, 2017 (Letter of Intent)
The National Institutes of Health funding opportunity will initiate and implement a network of participating clinical centers to perform pilot and feasibility studies of therapies to slow or reverse the progression of Chronic Kidney Disease in children. These pilot studies will seek to optimize critical elements of a full-scale randomized control trial design. To apply as a data coordinating center, click here. To apply as a participating clinical center, click here.
Contraception Research Centers Program
Deadline: Jan. 18, 2017
The National Institutes of Health funding opportunity is to support and facilitate multidisciplinary approaches to the development of new and/or improved contraceptive methods for men and women. This opportunity expands the scope of the former program by calling for centers to inform contraceptive development and improve contraceptive use by integrating the biomedical research and development with behavioral and social science research. For more information, click here.
Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program National Training and Technical Assistance Programs for Resource, Dissemination, Improved Data and Organizational Development
Deadline: Jan. 19, 2017
The Health Resources and Services Administration is accepting applications for a national training and technical assistance program to fund a series of activities to provide support to Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program recipients and subrecipient providers. These activities will support several program focus areas intended to enhance access to high-quality HIV care and support services for low income, underinsured, uninsured and underserved people living with HIV. For more information, click here.
Maternal and Child Environmental Health Network
Deadline: Jan. 20, 2017
The Health Resources and Services Administration is accepting applications for the Maternal and Child Environmental Health Network. This programs seeks to decrease maternal and child morbidity and mortality associated with pre- and post-natal environmental exposures. One organization will be funded to implement and support a network of national and regional teratogen information counseling centers. This program is intended to be a resource for women of reproductive age, their partners and health care providers, with an emphasis on vulnerable and hard-to-reach populations. For more information, click here.
Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Part A Planning Council and Transitional Grant Area Planning Body Technical Assistance Cooperative Agreement
Deadline: Jan. 24, 2017
The goal of this Health Resources and Services Administration cooperative agreement is to provide comprehensive technical assistance to Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Part A Planning Council and Transitional Grant Area Planning (TGA) Bodies that will enable them to enhance their abilities to successfully meet legislative responsibilities. HRSA's HIV/AIDS Bureau will engage an organization with national reach to provide Planning Council and TGA Planning Body-related technical assistance to recipients, jurisdictional leadership and support staff. For more information, click here.
Predoctoral Pediatric Training in General Dentistry and Hygiene
Deadline: Jan. 30, 2017
The Health Resources and Services Administration funding opportunity focuses on enhancing clinical pediatric, predoctoral dental and hygiene training on children, ages 0 to 5, to improve the oral health of vulnerable, underserved and rural pediatric populations. For more information, click here.
Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome State Surveillance Project
Deadline: Jan. 30, 2017 (Letter of Intent)
The March of Dimes (MOD), in collaboration with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), will award up to six grants for the Building on Existing Infrastructure of Population-based Birth Defects Surveillance Systems to Estimate the Incidence of Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS). project. Awardees will conduct active (or passive case-finding with case confirmation), population-based surveillance for infants with NAS over a one-year period and link cases to vital records and hospital discharge data. The main goal of the project will be to obtain state-level, population-based estimates of NAS incidence, with a secondary goal to describe health service utilization and outcomes among infants with NAS. For more information, click here. A bidders' conference call is scheduled for Jan. 19 from 2:00-3:00 p.m. ET. To register for the call, click here.
Maternal and Child Environmental Health Collaborative Improvement and Innovation Network (CoIIN)
Deadline: Jan. 31, 2017
The Health Resources and Services Administration solicits applications for the Maternal and Child Environmental Health Collaborative Improvement and Innovation Network (MCEH CoIIN). The purpose of this program is to support and improve coordinated systems of care within states to address the needs of maternal, infant and child populations within those states that are at risk for or experience exposure to lead. For more information, click here.
Autism CARES Act National Interdisciplinary Training Resource Center
Deadline: Jan. 31, 2017
The Health Resources and Services Administration solicits applications for the Autism CARES Act National Interdisciplinary Training Resource Center (the Resource Center). The purpose of this program is to improve the health of infants, children and adolescents who have, or are at risk of developing, ASD/DD. The Resource Center will provide technical assistance to interdisciplinary training programs, such as the Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and Other Related Disabilities, Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics and others. The Resource Center will provide leadership and support in coordinating the Maternal and Child Health Bureau's programs funded by the Autism CARES Act. For more information, click here.
Understanding Factors in Infancy and Early Childhood that Influence Obesity Development
Deadline: Feb. 5, 2017
This funding announcement invites Research Project Grant (R01) applications from institutions/organizations that propose to characterize or identify factors in early childhood that might increase or mitigate risk for obesity and/or excessive weight gain and/or to fill methodological research gaps relevant to the understanding of risk for development of obesity in children. For more information, click here.
Autism Transition Research Project
Deadline: Feb 13. 2017
The Health and Human Resources Administration is accepting applications for the Autism Transition Research Project (ATRP). ATRP supports the implementation and completion of programmatic research studies that examine factors associated with healthy life transitions among adolescents and young adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder to adulthood. For more information, click here.