HRSA: Improving Access to Care: Using Community Health Workers to Improve Linkage and Retention in HIV Care HRSA-16-185
This announcement solicits applications for fiscal year (FY) 2016 to support a single organization that will serve as the Technical Assistance and Evaluation Center (TAEC) for a new initiative entitled Improving Access to Care: Using Community Health Workers to Improve Linkage and Retention in HIV Care. The goal of this three year cooperative agreement is to increase the utilization of community health workers (CHW) to improve access to and retention in health care; and to improve health outcomes for people living with HIV (PLWH) by strengthening the health care workforce, building healthier communities, and achieving health equity among racial and ethnic minority populations.
USC may only submit one application in response to this program announcement. Your application submission MUST be coordinated with the Office of the Vice President for Research. Please send a two page abstract via email to Richard White (firstname.lastname@example.org) by June 7, 2016. In addition to the 2-page abstract, you should also submit a biosketch for the PI.
HRSA indicates that a letter of intent is NOT REQUIRED and a full proposal is due by July 12, 2016. For more information: http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=283484