Notice of NINR Research Objectives added to PAR-19-134 "Research Enhancement Award Program (REAP) for Health Professional Schools and Graduate Schools (R15 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)"

Notice Number: NOT-NR-19-002

Key Dates
Release Date: January 17, 2019

Related Announcements
PAR-19-134

Issued by
National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR)

Purpose

The purpose of this Notice is to inform potential applicants that the National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR) has added its Research Objectives to PAR-19-134 "Research Enhancement Award Program (REAP) for Health Professional Schools and Graduate Schools (R15 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)."

The following sections of PAR-19-134 have been updated to reflect these changes:

Part 2. Full Text of Announcement

Section I. Funding Opportunity Description

Research Objectives of Participating NIH Institutes and Centers

National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR)

The National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR) supports clinical, basic, and translational research to build the scientific foundation for clinical practice, prevent disease and disability, manage and eliminate symptoms caused by illness, and enhance palliative and end-of-life care. In doing so, NINR promotes and improves the health of individuals, families, and communities across the lifespan, in a variety of clinical settings and within diverse populations. NINR’s goal is to enhance nursing science and health care by integrating the biological and behavioral sciences, applying new technologies, promoting health equity, and developing scientists of the future.
Research projects considered for funding should be aligned with NINR’s scientific programs in the area(s) of:

Symptom Science: Promoting Personalized Health Strategies

Wellness: Promoting Health and Preventing Disease

Self-Management: Improving Quality of Life for Individuals with Chronic Illness

End-of-Life and Palliative Care: The Science of Compassion

Applicants are encouraged to contact the NINR Scientific/Research contact prior to submission to discuss the proposed project risk level and alignment with NINR’s mission and strategic plan.

All other aspects of this FOA remain unchanged.

Inquiries

Please direct all inquiries to:

Michelle R.J. Hamlet, PhD
National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR)
Telephone: 301-496-9623
Email: hamletm@mail.nih.gov