Predoctoral Pediatric Training in General Dentistry and Hygiene
Deadline: Jan. 30
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 (Letter of Intent)
The March of Dimes, in collaboration with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 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.
Maternal and Child Environmental Health Collaborative Improvement and Innovation Network (CoIIN)
Deadline: Jan. 31
The Health Resources and Services Administration solicits applications for the Maternal and Child Environmental Health Collaborative Improvement and Innovation Network. 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
The Health Resources and Services Administration solicits applications for the Autism CARES Act National Interdisciplinary Training 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 program and Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics program. 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
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.
23rd Annual Health Care Research Award
Deadline: Feb. 15
The National Institute for Health Care Management Foundation is accepting applications for the Health Care Research Award. This funding opportunity recognizes outstanding published work from researchers furthering innovation in health care financing, delivery and organization or the implementation of health care policy. For more information, click here.
State Public Health Coordinating Center for Autism
Deadline: Feb. 17
The Health Resources and Services Administration is soliciting applications for the State Public Health Coordinating Center for Autism. The Coordinating Center will work closely with the recipients of the current Innovation in Care Integration for Children and Youth with Autism Spectrum Disorders and Other Developmental Disabilities Program. Activities of the Coordinating Center will advance the efforts of state autism awardees and state public health agencies, including the Title V MCH and CYSHCN programs, to develop and sustain a state system of care to assure that children and youth with autism spectrum disorder and other developmental disabilities receive early and timely identification diagnosis, referral and treatment. For more information, click here.
CSTE Funding Opportunity
Deadline: Feb. 20
The Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists is issuing a funding opportunity for eligible jurisdictions currently funded through the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention PRAMS cooperative agreement to implement the 12-question marijuana and prescription drug supplement with the PRAMS survey. For more information, click here.
Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Part D Coordinated HIV Services and Access to Research for Women, Infants, Children and Youth (WICY) Existing Geographic Service Areas
Deadline: Feb. 21
The Health Resources and Services Administration funding opportunity is to provide family-centered care in the outpatient or ambulatory care setting to low-income, uninsured, underinsured or underserved women (25 years and older) living with HIV; infants (up to 2 years of age) exposed to or living with HIV; children (ages 2 to 12) living with HIV; and youth (ages 13 to 24) living with HIV. For more information, click here.
Coordinating Center for Research to Promote the Health of Children with Birth Defects and People with Disabilities
Deadline: Feb. 22
This funding announcement from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is for a cooperative agreement award to develop a National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities Coordinating Center. The Coordinating Center will establish innovative partnerships with academic and other researchers to expand the scientific knowledge to promote the health and well-being of babies, children and adults by studying and addressing the causes of birth defects; help children reach their potential by understanding developmental disabilities; reduce complications of blood disorders; and improve the health of people living with disabilities. Contact Natalie Darling at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information, or click here.
Health Care Delivery System Innovations for Children with Medical Complexity
Deadline: Feb. 27
The Health Resources and Services Administration solicits applications for the 2017 Health Care Delivery System Innovations for Children with Medical Complexity (CMC) cooperative agreement. The purpose of this initiative is to develop and implement innovative care and payment models for children and youth with special health care needs using a Collaborative Improvement and Innovation Network (CoIIN) approach. A CoIIN made up of teams of CMC, pediatric primary and specialty care clinicians, leaders of integrated health care delivery systems and/or freestanding children's hospitals, state Title V CYSHCN and Medicaid leaders, and other stakeholders from participating states will work together to test strategies and build evidence for optimizing high-quality, cost-effective, family-centered care for CMC. For more information, click here.
Child Health Research Career Development Award Program
Deadline: Feb. 28 (Letter of Intent)
This funding opportunity from the National Institutes of Health invites applications for institutional research career development programs from organizations that propose to support mentored institutional career development programs for junior faculty investigators who have recently completed postgraduate clinical training in a subspecialty area of pediatrics and are committed to launching an independent research career. The program provides supervised research training to assist the transition into productive physician scientists. For more information, click here.
Ryan White HIV/AIDS Part C Capacity Development Program
Deadline: Feb. 28
The Health Resources and Services Administration is accepting applications for the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Part C Capacity Development Program to strengthen organizational infrastructure to respond to the changing health care landscape and to increase capacity to develop, enhance or expand access to high quality HIV primary health care services for low-income, uninsured and underserved people living with HIV/AIDS. The funding opportunity provides one-time funds to build local capacity to support an activity that addresses a gap in the local HIV care continuum. For more information, click here.