Advancing Dementia Care / Emergency Medicine Foundation / West Health Institute Pilot Project Grant Program

  • Funding Type:
    Grant Funding
  • Opportunity From:

    The Geriatric Emergency Care Applied Research Network

Important Dates:

Opportunity Description:

The Geriatric Emergency Care Applied Research Network is excited to announce that applications are now open for the Geriatric Emergency Care Applied Research Network (2.0) – Advancing Dementia Care / Emergency Medicine Foundation / West Health Institute Pilot Project Grant Program.

Four awards will be available, totaling $90,000 ($72K from NIH/EMF/WHI and $18K in required institutional support for July 2022-June 2023. An updated RFA (Version 2.0, dated 11/24/21), released December 6, 2021 on the EMF website, should be used as the application contains modifications to the indirect rate. The goal of these pilot project grants is to promote transdisciplinary research in geriatric emergency medicine that will advance emergency medical care for persons living with dementia and their care partners. The four domains of specific interest include: ED Care Transitions, ED practices, Detection, and Communication & Shared Decision Making.

Applications are due by February 4, 2022. For more information, please visit: GEAR Grant and Funding Opportunities