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Strategies to Increase Delivery of Guideline-Based Care to Populations with Health Disparities (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)

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Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 93.837
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Letter of Intent (Optional): May 21, 2018
Application: Jun 21, 2018

For scientific and research questions:
Catherine Stoney, PhD

For financial or grants management questions:
Charmaine Parsad


Strategies to Increase Delivery of Guideline-Based Care to Populations with Health Disparities (R01) will award funding for innovative, multi-level studies to test systems, infrastructures, and strategies that will accelerate the adoption of guideline-based recommendations into clinical care relevant to heart, lung, and blood diseases, and sleep disorders.

Practice settings could include:

  • Federally Qualified Health Centers
  • Safety-net facilities
  • Community health centers
  • Public hospitals
  • Other practice settings treating populations with disparities

Health disparities populations include, but are not limited to:

  • Rural-dwelling patients
  • Medically underserved individuals
  • Racial and ethnic minorities
  • Low income groups

Eligible applicants include:

  • Institutions of higher education
  • Nonprofit organizations
  • Private businesses
  • Governments
  • Independent school districts
  • Public housing authorities
  • Tribal organizations
  • Faith-based, community-based, and regional organizations

Consult the application instructions for additional information on eligibility.

Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Application budgets are not limited, but need to reflect the actual needs of the proposed project. The maximum project period is 5 years.

Application process

Links to the full announcement and online application process are available through

While not required, prospective applicants are asked to submit a letter of intent 30 days prior to the application submission. Submit the letter of intent by fax to 301.480.0730, email to, or mail to:

Director, Office of Scientific Review
Division of Extramural Research Activities
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
National Institutes of Health
6701 Rockledge Drive, Room 7214
Bethesda, MD 20892-7924 (Express Mail Zip: 20817)

Tagged as
Cardiovascular disease · Chronic respiratory conditions · Health disparities · Minorities · Poverty · Research methods and resources

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