Intervening with Cancer Caregivers to Improve Patient Health Outcomes and Optimize Health Care Utilization (FOA Reissuance)

September 18, 2019
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT

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Please note the following important changes in this reissued PAR (PAR-19-352 and PAR-19-355). We encourage you to carefully review the PAR for details and requirements for this funding announcement.

  1. Receipt dates: PAR-19-352 has a first due date of 10/17/19 and then standard dates apply. Application due dates for PAR-19-355 are standard due dates.
  2. Study section: Applications to this PAR will be reviewed by standing study sections within the Center for Scientific Review (CSR) that are deemed the best fit for each application.

Purpose:

This webinar provides an overview of NCI’s re-issued Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA), Intervening with Cancer Caregivers to Improve Patient Health Outcomes and Optimize Health Care Utilization (Clinical Trial Optional) [PAR-19-352External Web Site Policy (R01), PAR-19-355External Web Site Policy (R21)]. This FOA invites applications for intervention research designed to support caregivers of adult cancer patients. Interventions supported by this FOA are intended to provide caregivers with care training, promote coping skills, and ultimately help them manage care. Outcomes of such interventions are expected to (1) optimize patient health care utilization, (2) improve caregiver well-being, and (3) improve patient physical health and psychosocial outcomes.

Presenter

Michelle Mollica, PhD, MPH, RN, OCN
Program Director, Outcomes Research Branch
Healthcare Delivery Research Program
Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences
National Cancer Institute

Intended Audience:

Extramural investigators at junior, mid-, and senior levels.

Last Updated: 01 Nov, 2019