Health Disparities Among Minority & Underserved Women
(11 October 2004)
Participating institutes of the National Institutes of Health are inviting applications for their health disparities among ethnic minority and underserved women program. This initiative seeks applications for:
research related to health promotion or risk reduction among minority and underserved women age 21 and older;
intervention studies that show promise for improving the health profile of minority and underserved women. Investigators responding to this announcement should focus on enhancing the body of knowledge of a variety of factors influencing the health promoting and health compromising behaviors of racial and ethnic minority women and underserved women and their subpopulations.
The focus of this program announcement is on women age 21 and older, but investigators may also focus on the childhood antecedents of adult health disparities.
This solicitation will use the NIH R01 and R21 award mechanisms. Domestic and foreign for-profit and nonprofit organizations are eligible to apply. PA-04-153.
Every 1st February, 1st June, and 1st October until August 2007.