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.
Optimizing Family Support for Families of Children with or At-Risk for Congenital Zika Virus Infection
Deadline: March 2
The Health Resources and Services Administration is accepting applications for the Optimizing Family Support for Families of Children with or at-risk for Congenital Zika Virus (ZIKV) Infection program. This program provides information, education, technical assistance and support to U.S. territories and jurisdictions outside the continental U.S. with or at-risk for ZIKV and to professionals who serve such families, so they can effectively navigate the services and resources available to them. For more information, click here.
National Maternal and Child Center Oral Health Systems Integration and Improvement
Deadline: March 6
The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) is accepting applications for the National Maternal and Child Center Oral Health Systems Integration and Improvement (COHSII) Cooperative Agreement. HRSA will award one prime-award recipient to lead a consortium of partners to work with local, state and national key stakeholders to improve existing systems of care in support of a quality improvement, patient-centered approach that addresses the comprehensive oral health needs of maternal and child health populations. The National Maternal and Child COHSII will serve as the central convener, coordinator and promoter of new knowledge and skills. For more information, click here.
Emergency Medical Services for Children Data Center
Deadline: March 10
The Health Resources and Services Administration is accepting applications for a cooperative agreement demonstration project with respect to an Emergency Medical Services Center Data Center to demonstrate the value of quality improvement strategies to support sustainability and integration of pediatric elements into state operations, as well as EMS- and hospital-based research along the continuum of acute emergency care. For more information, click here.
Maternal and Child Health Research Network Program Children with Special Health Care Needs Research Network (CSHCN-RN)
Deadline: March 16
This cooperative agreement opportunity from the Health Resources and Services Administration will establish and maintain an interdisciplinary, multi-state, collaborative Research Network. The network will lead, promote and coordinate national research activities to advance and strengthen the evidence base related to key components of a comprehensive, high-quality system of care for children with special health care needs. The network will extend and refine evidence utilized to establish the national Standards for Systems of Care for Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs. For more information, click here.
NIJ FY17 Research and Evaluation on Violence Against Women: Teen Dating Violence, Sexual Violence and Intimate Partner Violence
Deadline: March 20
The National Institute of Justice (NIJ) is seeking proposals for research and evaluation of violence against women on teen dating violence, sexual violence and intimate partner violence. Specific areas of interest to NIJ are provided under each topic area, however, other areas of interest that offer important insights into teen dating violence, sexual violence or intimate partner violence may receive equal attention. For more information, click here.
Maternal and Child Health Collaborative Office Rounds
Deadline: March 20
The Health Resources and Services Administration is accepting applications for the Maternal and Child Health Collaborative Office Rounds program. The purpose of this program is to enhance the knowledge and skills of community-based, primary care providers in addressing the mental/behavioral health conditions of the patients. The program supports continuing education in psychosocial developmental aspects of child health that emphasizes the practical challenges confronted by community-based practitioners. For more information, click here.
Health Information Technology Capacity Building for the Integration of Medicaid and Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Data
Deadline: March 22
The Health Resources and Services Administration is accepting applications to support two Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program (RWHAP) Part B recipients to promote the statewide exchange of health information between RWHAP data systems and Medicaid Management Information Systems. Improvement of HIV-related health information exchange capacity will enhance the ability of the states and territories to better integrate care, treatment and cost data, thus increasing the coordination of eligibility care and quality initiatives in their respective jurisdictional areas. For more information, click here.
Support for Expectant and Parenting Teens, Women, Fathers and Families
Deadline: March 24
The Office of the Assistant Secretary of Health is accepting applications for a funding opportunity that will provide support to states and tribal governments to provide expectant and parenting teens, women, fathers and their families with a seamless network of supportive services, including evidence-based/evidence-informed approaches to improve their health and well-being. This funding opportunity aims to improve not only the health outcomes of the expectant and parenting population, but also educational, social and economic outcomes that shape health. For more information, click here.
Centers for Teen Pregnancy Prevention and Adolescent Health Promotion Research
Deadline: March 24
The Office of the Assistant Secretary of Health seeks applications from qualified organizations for teen pregnancy prevention and adolescent health promotion research center grants. These centers are expected to address important and relevant topic areas in pregnancy prevention and adolescent health and to be a national leader in one of the five priority areas: safe and supportive environments; healthy relationships; meaningful connections to supportive adults; engaging youth and families; and youth in-out-of-home care and foster care systems. For more information, click here.
Integrative Research in Gynecologic Health
Deadline: March 31
The National Institutes of Health is accepting applications for a funding opportunity that seeks to encourage integrated and synergistic research in the study of uterine fibroids, endometriosis, adenomyosis or gynecologic pain syndromes. For more information, click here.
NHSC Zika Loan Repayment Program
Deadline: April 6, 2017
The National Health Service Corps is accepting applications for the Zika Loan Repayment Program. Health care providers can receive up to $70,000 in exchange for a three-year commitment at NHSC-approved sites as they work to address the health effects and risks associated with Zika. For more information, click here.
FY17 Prevention of Opioid Misuse in Women: Office on Women Health Prevention Awards
Deadline: April 7, 2017
The Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health is accepting applications from public and private nonprofit entities to address the primary and/or secondary prevention of prescription and non-prescription opioid misuse by women across the lifespan by identifying underserved audiences and the potential gaps in the ability to reach these populations. For more information, click here.