Palliative Care

RFP Listings:

Pfizer—Healthy Aging Interventions

November 25, 2019

Pfizer-Upjohn seeks to support innovative outreach programs for patients with early signs of up to two chronic conditions (such as hypertension or depression) who are middle aged (35-64 years of age) and/or older adults (age 65 years and up). Programs would aim to better understand how to engage these individuals in ongoing patient care. 

Pfizer and Lilly—2019 Management of Chronic Pain and Osteoarthritis Pain

November 26, 2019

The successful applicant will propose projects that actively engage the learner, employ innovative learning technologies, provide opportunities for learner exchange and include measurement techniques (needs assessment and outcomes data that allows for meaningful assessment of program impact).  

Muscular Dystrophy Association—Discovery Research Grants

December 01, 2019

Discovery Research Grants are awarded to independent, established investigators to accelerate progress toward understanding and treating neuromuscular disease and total $100,000 per year for one to

American Society of Nephrology—William and Sandra Bennett Clinical Scholars Program

December 02, 2019

The goal of the William and Sandra Bennett Clinical Scholars Program is to produce the next generation of clinician educators by supporting aspiring nephrology educators to conduct a project to advance all facets of nephrology education and teaching.  

American Lung Association—Innovation Award

December 12, 2019

Since 1915, the American Lung Association Research Team has made significant contributions to the fight against lung disease by revolutionizing treatment and unlocking secrets of the body's immune system. We have funded breakthroughs in the fight against tuberculosis, identified genes that cause the development of lung cancer and cystic fibrosis, and developed innovative ways to treat respiratory distress syndrome. The award is intended to support highly promising investigators with stellar track records of accomplishment, who have the potential to advance the field of lung disease science. 

McElhatten Foundation—Palliative Care Program

December 13, 2019

The McElhatten Foundation is seeking LOIs for their Palliative Care program area.  

Glenn Foundation for Medical Research—Research Grants for Junior Faculty

December 16, 2019

The major goal of this program is to assist in the development of the careers of junior investigators committed to pursuing careers in the field of aging research. GMRF and AFAR support research projects concerned with understanding the basic mechanisms of aging rather than disease-specific research. 

Glenn Foundation for Medical Research—Breakthroughs in Gerontology (BIG) Award

December 16, 2019

Sponsored by the Glenn Foundation for Medical Research, in collaboration with the American Federation for Aging Research (AFAR), the "Breakthroughs in Gerontology (BIG)" initiative provides timely support to a small number of research projects that are relatively high risk but which offer significant promise of yielding transforming discoveries in the fundamental biology of aging. 

The Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation and The Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research—Mentored Research Training Grant

January 01, 2020

The Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation (APSF) and The Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research (FAER) offer the joint APSF/FAER Mentored Research Training Grant (MRTG) to develop the next generation of perioperative patient safety scientists.  

The Michael J. Fox Foundation and the Aligning Science Across Parkinson’s (ASAP) Initiative—ASAP Collaborative Research Network

January 08, 2020

The ASAP Collaborative Research Network, a program of the Aligning Science Across Parkinson’s (ASAP) initiative being implemented through The Michael J. Fox Foundation, seeks to support international, multidisciplinary, multi-institutional research teams to address key knowledge gaps in the basic disease mechanisms that contribute to Parkinson’s development and progression.