Navigation Links
National Trauma Institute Announces $600,000 in Funding for Trauma Research
Date:10/16/2009

SAN ANTONIO, Oct. 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Trauma Institute, a national non-profit organization dedicated to funding trauma research in the United States, announced its first Request for Proposals (RFP) for research projects that have high potential to change medical practice and save lives.

The organization will award up to $600,000 for clinical or translational research to take place in 2010. "Historically, trauma research has been extremely underfunded, so this announcement is significant, and has been welcomed by the trauma research community," said Sharon Smith, executive director of the National Trauma Institute. "We are now able to fund substantial projects that could improve the outcomes for people affected by trauma."

The National Trauma Institute is funding research that focuses on one or more of its priority areas: hemorrhage control, resuscitation, control of shock, coagulopathy, burn treatment, elimination of hospital-acquired infection, airway and ventilation management, new technology for trauma, and disaster preparedness.

This round of research funding resulted from Congressional support requested by Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison and Rep. Lamar Smith.

Researchers interested in responding to the RFP are required to submit pre-proposals to NTI by Friday, October 30, 2009.

For more information about NTI's research program and a copy of the RFP, visit the following National Trauma Institute website page:

http://www.nationaltraumainstitute.org/research/funding_opportunities.html

About the National Trauma Institute

The National Trauma Institute (NTI) is a national non-profit organization that assembles funds from a variety of public and private sources to support trauma research across the country, sets a national trauma research agenda, and supports military and civilian innovation and collaboration in trauma care and research. NTI's goal is to reduce death and disability resulting from traumatic injury.

    Press Contact:
    Phil West, Luminaria Media & Public Relations
    512.879.6460 (office), 512.769.3838 (cell)
    phil.west@luminariamedia.com

SOURCE National Trauma Institute


'/>"/>
SOURCE National Trauma Institute
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. MedImmune to present data on RSV and influenza at 2009 AAP National Conference and Exhibition
2. Pennsylvania Observes National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week
3. National Private Duty Association Announces Formation of an Iowa Chapter
4. Texas Back Institute Shares Surprising Back Facts and Simple Exercises for National Spine Health Day, October 16
5. On World Menopause Day, October 18, The International Menopause Society and World Health Organization Urge Women to Learn About Their Options for Dealing With Menopause
6. Univision and Kaiser Foundation Mark National Latino AIDS Awareness Day With New Campaign Featuring People Living With HIV/AIDS
7. Tibotec Therapeutics Recognizes National Latino AIDS Awareness Day With Information and Insights for the Latino Community
8. NFL, National Dairy Council Take Aim at Childhood Obesity With Fuel Up to Play 60
9. New Professional Network Brings Chinese Scientists and Researchers into International Community
10. National Womens Law Center Challenges Insurance Industry Practices That Treat Being a Woman Like a Pre-Existing Condition
11. State, National Nursing Home Caregivers: Medicare Funding Cut to Long Term Care Will Jeopardize Vital Staffing Positions, Compromise Care for Maine Seniors
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/17/2017)... ... February 17, 2017 , ... ... its educational assistance management solution to the exhibit floor for the 2017 ... Fla. , From Feb. 19–23, 2017, more than 40,000 healthcare industry professionals ...
(Date:2/17/2017)... Verdes, CA (PRWEB) , ... February 17, 2017 ... ... emotional flow is Dr. Carol Francis' goals for each and every ... Conference, Dr. Carol Francis will demonstrate five different brainwave tools which help energize ...
(Date:2/17/2017)... ... February 17, 2017 , ... Qualis ... a finalist in the 8th Annual DecisionHealth Platinum Awards in recognition of its ... Health’s work is recognized across multiple award categories, highlighting four of the organization’s ...
(Date:2/17/2017)... , ... February 17, 2017 , ... ... fall 2017 season , Trinity Health and the U.S. Soccer Foundation announced today ... program in underserved communities. Soccer for Success, the Foundation’s soccer mentoring program, teaches ...
(Date:2/17/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... February 17, 2017 , ... ... clinical operations executives and focusing on all facets of clinical trial planning and ... management , patient engagement, and more. In addition, attendees stopping by Pharmica’s booth ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/16/2017)... LOUIS , Feb. 16, 2017  Express Scripts (NASDAQ: ... of the World,s Most Admired Companies within the Health Care: Pharmacy ... be named one of the World,s Most Admired Companies," said ... driven by the commitment and passion of our 26,000 employees to ... we serve." ...
(Date:2/16/2017)... , Feb. 16, 2017  Prescription pain medications ... department visit are necessary for long-term opioid use to ... Feb. 16 th edition of The New ... "Emergency physicians see more patients in acute pain than ... Parker , MD, FACEP, president of the American College ...
(Date:2/16/2017)... 16, 2017   Spectralink Corporation , the ... healthcare, retail, manufacturing and hospitality industries, today announced ... and symbology support features of its PIVOT™:SC ... scanner. The study, conducted by The Tolly Group, ... two phones with dedicated hardware scanners. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: