NPCRC Now Accepting Letters of Intent Online
The NPCRC is accepting Letters of Intent online for its 2020 Kornfeld Scholar Program Award, now through November 6, 2020 (5:00 PM EST). Please click here for more information about the grant.
To submit a letter of intent, please click here.
RFA KSP 2020.pdf
The RFA is
limited to applications that focus on palliative care research projects for
seriously ill patients and their families in one or more of the three specific
1. Exploring the relationship of pain and other distressing symptoms to
quality and quantity of life, independence, function, and disability and
developing interventions directed at their treatment in patients with serious
and chronic illnesses;
2. Studying methods of improving communication between patients living
with serious illness, their families and their health care providers;
3. Evaluating models and systems of
care for patients living with serious illness and their families.
focused on dementia; children, adolescents, and young adults; and on addressing
disparities in access and receipt of palliative care are high priority areas
**Research focused on advance
care planning or advance directives will not be considered.