2013 Hernia Resident/Fellow Research Grant
American Hernia Society Foundation together with Davol, Inc. One $25,000 grant will be awarded to a qualified and approved grant applicant for research related to ventral, parastomal or hiatal hernias in the following topic areas: Prevention of hernia formation Innovative techniques for hernia repair Factors affecting the incidence and recurrence of hernias Complications related to hernia repair Health economics Application due date: March 15, 2013 GRANT AVAILABILITY: Grants are made possible through the generous support of Davol, Inc. Grants are limited to up to $25,000 for a period of one year, and are...
Source: ScanGrants feed - February 12, 2013 Category: Research Authors: American Hernia Society Foundation/Davol, Inc. Source Type: funding

Request for Proposals for Clinical Studies on Benign Colorectal Disorders
Letter of Intent Deadline: August 1 Application Deadline: October 1 Purpose: Through the RFP Program, the Research Foundation intends to encourage the conduct of well designed clinical trials leading to a definitive answer to a specific colorectal program. The goal of the Research Foundation’s RFP program is to foster outstanding research in specific areas of colorectal diseases or disorders leading to the improvement and management of common, yet understudied colorectal questions. Pilot studies or phase I, II, or III trials are all appropriate clinical study designs. A peer review mechanism with emphasis on ...
Source: ScanGrants feed - January 14, 2013 Category: Research Authors: American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons Source Type: funding