Foundation / Corporation
05/30/19 Submissions are due at least 90 days in advance of the activity date.
Grants to USA nonprofit and for-profit organizations for accredited medical education programs for healthcare providers focused on the areas of schizophrenia and opioid dependence. Funding is intended for collaborative efforts between continuing medical education providers and professional organizations of practitioners focused on the treatment of individuals with opioid use disorder and serious mental illness, including schizophrenia. The goal of the grant is to contribute to a better and expanded understanding of the underlying mechanisms of disease and their relevance to medications that address those characteristics, as well as the overall treatment in a broad sense that includes psychosocial methods.
- Alkermes is looking to fund educational activities that evaluate clinical data of current and emerging antipsychotics, including their mechanisms of action, for the treatment of schizophrenia.
-Educational activities must be accredited (CME/CE), and collaborations between medical societies, academic institutions, and medical education companies are encouraged.
- Special attention will be given to programs that will reach audiences that are focused on treating persons with serious mental illnesses. Programs with additional funding sources are preferred.
RFP: Opioid Use Disorder:
- Alkermes is looking to fund independent educational programs regarding best practices for the use of long-acting injectable medications for the treatment of opioid use disorder, including best practices around withdrawal management and initiating these medications in real-world settings to improve outcomes in patients. Priority will be given to programs that develop enduring materials and that identify best practices based on the consensus view of experts in the fields of opioid use disorder research and clinical practice. Educational activities must be accredited (CME/CE), and collaborations between medical societies, academic institutions, and medical education companies are encouraged.
- Target audiences for this education include the addiction care team, including physicians, nurses, pharmacists and researchers. Programs with additional funding sources are preferred.
GrantWatch ID#: 185713
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Register and apply online starting May 1: https://rms.alkermes.com/RMSv3-Alkermes-PROD/Default.aspx?ReturnUrl=%2fRMSv3-Alkermes-PROD%2f
If you have any questions please email Med.Ed@Alkermes.com or Sponsorships@Alkermes.com
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