Agency: Health & Human Services Dept. (Health Resources & Services Admin., HRSA); Program: Maternal and Child Health (MCH) Research Program (R40) Secondary Data Analysis Studies (SDAS) competition. (CFDA Number: 93.110) (Funding Opportunity Number: HRSA-16-029); Eligibility: Governments and public and private colleges and universities; Funding: $1 million for 10 awards (no match required); Deadline: Nov. 6.
Summary: This program supports applied empirical research relating to maternal and child health services, that utilizes exclusively the secondary analysis of existing national databases and/or administrative records. These projects should have the potential to improve health services and delivery of care for maternal and child health populations. Research proposals should address critical MCH questions including: public health systems and infrastructure; health disparities; quality of care; and promoting the health of MCH populations.