CDC Forecasted: Reduce Health Disparities and Improve Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Related Outcomes through the Implementation of CDC’s Pediatric Mild TBI Guideline
Estimated posting date: November 30, 2021
CDC solicitations are usually limited to one application per institution.
Please refer to this link on the UIowa Limited Submissions process https://uiowa.infoready4.com/#competitionDetail/1759773
Anticipated Internal UI deadline is 30 days prior to sponsor's deadline
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention National Center for Injury Prevention and Control (NCIPC) is soliciting investigator-initiated research proposals to demonstrate the effectiveness of a clinical intervention informed by an evidence-based guideline to: a) improve mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) outcomes in children and adolescents, and b) reduce disparities in TBI-related care and outcomes. 1. What type of disparities in mTBI-related processes and outcomes currently exist in a healthcare system prior to implementation of CDC’s Pediatric mTBI Guideline? 2. Does implementation of CDC’s Pediatric mTBI Guideline in a healthcare system result in a reduction of health disparities vis a vis improved process and health outcomes? Applicants are encouraged to supplement the guideline implementationApplicants are expected to focus on the following research questions: with added outreach efforts to children experiencing disadvantage and implementation strategies to address specific TBI-related care and health disparities.