Health and Mental Health Programs
|Category: ||Health and Mental Health Programs|
|Program: ||Time-Sensitive Obesity Policy and Program Evaluation|
|Agency: ||National Institutes of Health|
|Description: ||NIDDK, NIA, NCI, NICHD and OBSSR support research (R01) to evaluate a new policy or program expected to influence obesity related behaviors (e.g., dietary intake, physical activity, or sedentary behavior) and/or weight outcomes in an effort to prevent or reduce obesity. The program is intended to support research where opportunities for empirical study are only available through expedited review and funding. Applications are due monthly between the 10th and the 14th of each month through 9/11/15. Funding will be awarded within three to four months.|
See: http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-12-257.html for details and other contacts.
|Contact: ||Christine Hunter, Director of Behavioral Research|
6707 Democracy Blvd.
Bethesda, MD 20892
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