Injury Center Funding Opportunity Announcements (FOAs)
CE03-008 – Grants for Injury Control Research Centers
Initial Fiscal Year: 2003
FOA Number: CE03-008
FOA Title: Grants for Injury Control Research Centers
The purposes of this program are to: (1) Support injury prevention and control research on priority issues as delineated in: Healthy People 2010; Injury Control in the 1990’s: A National Plan for Action; Reducing the Burden of Injury: Advancing Prevention and Treatment; and the research priorities published in the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control (NCIPC) Research Agenda; (2) Integrate, in the context of a national program, the disciplines of engineering, epidemiology, medicine, biostatistics, public health, law and criminal justice, behavioral and social sciences in order to prevent and control injuries more effectively; (3) Support the identification and description of injury problems, by identifying risk and protective factors that can be used to design and test injury prevention and control strategies. Evaluate current and new interventions for the prevention and control of injuries, and support the implementation of effective prevention and control strategies in the public and private sector; (4) Provide technical assistance to injury prevention and control programs within a geographic region.