The Foundation, like the physical therapy profession, is dedicated to the goal of improving the quality and delivery of patient care. The Foundation accomplishes this by providing support to emerging investigators to promote scientifically based and clinically relevant research related to the effectiveness of physical therapy practice.
The COVID-19 pandemic has laid bare the drivers behind care disparities - particularly for communities of color - and presents a call to action for all to address structural inequities across healthcare and scientific research. The Health Equity Innovations Fund invites proposals to support groundbreaking efforts to address healthcare disparities for historically underserved communities, with a focus on communities of color. This can yield benefits for society as a whole, laying the groundwork for more relevant and widely applicable healthcare solutions, reducing avoidable healthcare spending, and ensuring equitable health outcomes for all people.
The American Occupational Therapy Foundation (AOTF) awards Health Services Research (HSR) Grants as part of its mission to advance the science of occupational therapy to support people's full participation in meaningful life activities.
The purpose of this grant program is to lay the necessary groundwork for larger intervention studies and for larger implementation studies and support the profession’s Vision 2025 of occupational therapy as an evidence-based profession.
The IR grant specifically supports research that is focused on helping occupational therapists take evidence-informed practice from theory to reality in their practice setting. This research grant develops and evaluates the processes used to implement, sustain, and or scale-up evidence-based practice into routine care with an end goal to improve the quality and effectiveness of care.
During the COVID-19 pandemic, the need for telehealth to deliver patient care has increased. Through this RFP, it is Pfizer’s intent to support programs focused on the education of healthcare practitioners (HCPs) to better leverage technology and utilize telehealth to optimize the hormone therapy benefit/risk discussion with postmenopausal patients.
WITH Foundation (WITH) and the American Academy of Developmental Medicine and Dentistry (AADMD)—Addressing the Challenges Primary Care Providers experience in serving Adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities during Pandemic and/or Emergency
The WITH Foundation (WITH) and the American Academy of Developmental Medicine and Dentistry (AADMD) are partnering in an effort to support projects that address the challenges Primary Care Provider
Pioneering Ideas: Exploring the Future to Build a Culture of Health seeks proposals that are primed to influence health equity in the future. RWJF is interested in ideas that address any of these four areas of focus: Future of Evidence; Future of Social Interaction; Future of Food; Future of Work. Additionally, RWJF welcomes ideas that might fall outside of these four focus areas, but which offer unique approaches to advancing health equity and our progress toward a Culture of Health.
These awards support researchers who are transforming great ideas into healthcare innovations that could have a significant impact on human health.