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CDC Grant Opportunities
Public Health Conference Support Program [CDC-RFA-EH12-1201]
The CDC/ATSDR announces the pending availability of appropriated fiscal year (FY) 2012 funds for the CDC/ATSDR Public Health Conference Support Program. This program addresses the "Healthy People 2020" focus areas of Environmental Health. This announcement is only for conferences planned to occur within the date range of May 1, 2012 through April 30, 2013. Beyond the April 30, 2013 date, requires a new Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA). Applicants can only submit an application for a single conference for a one-year project period. Closing Date: Feb 02, 2012.
National Public Health Practice and Resource Centers on Health Promotion for People with Disabilities [CDC-RFA-DD12-1205]
The purpose of this cooperative agreement is to promote health, wellness and the adoption of healthy behaviors with the objective of preventing and/or reducing chronic conditions associated with disability. All activities should target people with disabilities that have mobility, physical limitations, and/or intellectual disabilities (hereafter referred to as PWDs). Closing Date: February 06, 2012.
Development and Evaluation of a Clinic-Based Screening and Brief Intervention (SBI) for Changing Behaviors Related to Cytomegalovirus (CMV) Transmission in Pregnant Women [RFA-DD-12-005]
The purpose of this research is to learn how to more effectively change behaviors related to Cytomegalovirus Virus (CMV) transmission among pregnant women in order to reduce the incidence of congenital CMV infection. The research will be carried out in settings providing prenatal care with the intent of developing an effective intervention that will be both acceptable to clinic staff and feasible to implement as part of routine clinical prenatal care. Closing Date: February 10, 2012.
National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, Sexually Transmitted Diseases and Tuberculosis Prevention, Public Health Conference Support [CDC-RFA-PS12-1204]
The purpose of the program is to announce the availability of appropriated fiscal year (FY) 2012 funds for the National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, Sexually Transmitted Diseases and Tuberculosis Prevention, Public Health Conference Support. This program addresses the “Healthy People 2020” focus area(s) of HIV and Sexually Transmitted Diseases. This announcement is only for non-research activities supported by CDC/NCHHSTP. Closing Date: February 10, 2012.
Research Grants for Preventing Violence and Violence Related Injury [RFA-CE-12-002]
The purposes of the program are to: (1) Build the scientific base for the prevention of violence by helping to expand and advance our understanding of the primary prevention of interpersonal and self-directed violence; (2) Encourage professionals from a wide spectrum of disciplines of epidemiology, behavioral and social sciences, medicine, biostatistics, public health, health economics, law, and criminal justice to perform research in order to prevent violence more effectively; and (3) Encourage investigators to propose research that involves the development and testing of primary prevention strategies as well as research on methods to enhance the adoption and maintenance of effective strategies among individuals, organizations, or communities. Closing Date: March 16, 2012.
Identifying Modifiable Protective Factors for Intimate Partner Violence or Sexual Violence Prevention [RFA-CE-12-003]
The purpose of this announcement is to support new research or an extension to existing research that identifies modifiable protective factors for IPV and/or SV perpetration that can be leveraged to improve primary prevention efforts, and empirically tests the extent to which these factors are associated with IPV or SV perpetration. Closing Date: March 16, 2012.
Mentored Research Scientist Development Award (K01) [PAR-10-132]
The goal of the CDC/NIOSH Mentored Research Scientist Development Award (K01) is to help ensure the availability of adequate numbers of highly trained scientists to address occupational health and safety and to provide new occupational health and safety scientists and educators with appropriate mentoring. The purpose of the K01 is to provide support and 75% “protected time” for an intensive, supervised career development experience in occupational health and safety research leading to research independence. May 08, 2013.
For more information about these and other grant opportunities, visit www.grants.gov.