Geriatrics Academic Career Award Program

HRSA-19-007 | Bureau of Health Workforce

Application Accepted: 11/14/2018 to 01/15/2019

Projected Award Date: 07/01/2019

Estimated Award Amount: N/A

Program Description:

The purpose of the GACA program is to support the career development of individual junior faculty in geriatrics at accredited schools of allopathic medicine, osteopathic medicine, nursing, social work, psychology, dentistry, pharmacy, or allied health as academic geriatrics specialists and to provide clinical training in geriatrics, including the training of interprofessional teams of health care professionals2.

Additional Eligibility

Eligible applicant organizations include accredited schools of allopathic medicine, osteopathic medicine, nursing, social work, psychology, dentistry, pharmacy, or allied health. Eligible applicant organizations must submit a separate application on behalf of each eligible individual applying for a Geriatric Academic Career Award.

Contact Information

Young Song

ysong@hrsa.gov

Phone: (301) 443-3353