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Social and Behavioral Research on the Elderly in Disasters (R21)

Funding Number: PA-11-265
Funding Type: PA
Release Date: July 20, 2011
Expiration Date: September 8, 2014
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This FOA issued by the National Institute on Aging and the National Institute of Nursing Research encourages Exploratory/Developmental Research Project Grant (R21) applications from institutions or organizations that propose to conduct research in the behavioral and social sciences on the consequences of natural and man-made disasters for the health and well-being of the elderly, with an ultimate goal of preventing or mitigating harmful consequences. Disasters include weather-related events, earthquakes, tsunamis; large-scale attacks on civilian populations, technological catastrophes, and pandemics.