HRSA Pediatric Emergency Care Applied Research Network (PECARN)

Sponsor Deadline: 

Mar 8, 2019

Internal Deadline: 

Feb 8, 2019


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HRSA Pediatric Emergency Care Applied Research Network (PECARN)
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Limited to one application per institution.

HRSA solicitations generally limit the number of applications that may go forward in response to a specific solicitation.  Please email a one-page abstract about your proposal to   in the Office of the Vice President for Research with a cc to the Division of Sponsored Programs  as soon as possible, but at least 30 days in advance of the deadline.  If we receive multiple abstracts in response to a given solicitation, a review will be conducted to select the applicant to submit on behalf of the University of Iowa.  Application materials are due in DSP at least 5 business days prior to the deadline.


This notice announces the opportunity to apply for funding under the Emergency Medical Services for Children (EMSC) Pediatric Emergency Care Applied Research Network (PECARN) Program, hereafter referred to as PECARN. The purpose of this program is to establish and maintain a multi-institutional research network that conducts high-quality, rigorous studies using pooled samples of pediatric patients to determine optimal pediatric emergency care.