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The New York State Department of Health AIDS Institute (NYSDOH AI), Office of the Medical Director and Health Research Inc. (HRI) announce the availability of $2,060,000 in New York State (NYS) and federal funds to support implementation of the Clinical Education Initiative (CEI).
The intent of this Request for Applications (RFA) is to enhance the capacity of New York’s diverse healthcare workforce to deliver clinical services to improve health outcomes related to Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV), sexually transmitted infections (STIs), hepatitis C (HCV) and drug user health in New York State. NYSDOH AI CEI objectives are to educate clinicians by providing continuous and innovative HIV, Post-Exposure Prophylaxis/Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PEP/PrEP), HCV, STI and drug user health trainings; expand the base of healthcare providers able to diagnose and care for HIV, HCV, STI and people who use drugs; disseminate NYSDOH AI Clinical Guidelines and other relevant materials and resources; and foster partnerships among community-based providers, affiliated and/or professional organizations, and HIV, HCV, STI and drug user health experience providers.
This RFA contains four (4) components:
Component A: HIV Primary Care and Prevention Center of Excellence
Component B: Sexual Health Center of Excellence
Component C: HCV and Drug User Health Center of Excellence
Component D: Resource/Evaluation Center of Excellence
This RFA has been posted on the following websites:
- NYS Grants Gateway website: https://grantsgateway.ny.gov/IntelliGrants_
- New York State Department of Health: http://www.health.ny.gov/funding/
- Health Research, Inc.: https://protect2.fireeye.com/url?k=60da511d- 3cfc6546-60d8a828-000babd905ee- 6ba74b1a7f8b4494&u=http://www.healthresearch
To apply for any component of this RFA, eligible applicants must submit an application via the New York State Grants Gateway.
Each individual component must be applied for separately.
Late applications will not be accepted. Applications will not be accepted via fax, e-mail, hard copy or hand delivery.
RFA Release Date: December 18, 2018
Questions Due: January 8, 2019 by 4:00 PM ET
Questions, Answers and
Updates Posted: (on or about) January 22, 2019
Applications Due: February 12, 2019 by 4:00 PM ET
All substantive questions must be submitted to: CEIRFA@health.ny.gov.
To the degree possible, each inquiry should cite the RFA section and paragraph to which it refers.