Announcement of Participation of NCI on RFA-NR-09-004, Interventions to Improve Palliative Care at the End of Life (R01)

Notice Number: NOT-CA-09-020

Key Dates
Release Date: April 3, 2009

Issued by
National Cancer Institute (NCI), (


This Notice is to inform applicants that the National Cancer Institute (NCI) has joined the National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR), ( to participate in funding opportunity announcement RFA-NR-09-004, entitled “Interventions to Improve Palliative Care at the End of Life (R01).”  Meritorious grant applications that are relevant to the mission and goals of the NCI will be considered individually and will compete for NCI funding from a total NCI set-aside commitment of up to $2 million for this FOA. All other aspects of this FOA remain unchanged.


For scientific/research inquiries to the NCI, contact:

Ann M. O’Mara, Ph.D., R.N., F.A.A.N.
Head, Palliative Care Research
Division of Cancer Prevention
National Cancer Institute
National Institutes of Health
6130 Executive Boulevard, EPN Room 2010, MSC 7340
Bethesda, MD 20892-7340 (for U.S. Postal Service express or regular mail)
Rockville, MD 20852 (for non-USPS delivery)
Telephone: 301-496-8541
Fax: 301-496-8667

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