PPHF 2012: National Public Health Improvement Initiative (NPHII)-Capacity Building Assistance to Strengthen Public Health Infrastructure and Performance financed in part by 2012 Prevention and Public Health Fund
Grant Amounts: The award amounts vary for each of the seven parts of this funding opportunity. The purpose of the program is to provide state, tribal, local and territorial (STLT) health departments available capacity building assistance (CBA) that will improve public health infrastructure, investment planning, coordination, implementation, evaluation, and dissemination of evidence based practices. This project is a supplement of CDC-RFA-HM08-805: Strengthen and Improve the Nation’s Public Health Capacity through National, Non-Profit, Professional Public Health Organizations to Increase Health Protection and Health Equity. This supplement will provide state, tribal, local and territorial (STLT) health departments available capacity building assistance (CBA) that will improve public health infrastructure investment planning, coordination, implementation, evaluation, and dissemination of evidence based practices. The supplement supports STLT health departments in their efforts to ensure improvements in the public health infrastructure so that they are prepared for responding to both acute and chronic threats relating to the Nation’s health such as emerging infections, disparities in health status, and increases in chronic disease and injury rates. The overall goal of this supplement is to support the provision of CBA to state, tribal, local and territorial (STLT) health departments that ensures performance improvement and successful adoption of evidenced based practices to address key areas of public health infrastructure investments. CBA is defined as a set of methods for translating, packaging, and disseminating information and new technologies, and imparting knowledge and skills. CBA can be provided through information synthesis, and dissemination; and through technology transfer, technical assistance, and training. CBA can also be provided using other formats such as seminars and workshops, computer assisted training, long distance learning and other e-learning strategies such as Podcasting, in-person or telephonic expert consultation, peer-to-peer mentoring and group training. These investments are in accordance with Health Care Reform legislation, Affordable Care Act (PL 111-148).
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention National Center for HIV Viral Hepatitis STD and TB Prevention
Nonprofit Organizations Professional Organizations
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Award Amount Notes
Please see the grant announcement for the specific award amounts for each of the 7 parts of this funding opportunity.
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Sharon H. Robertson Grants Management Specialist DHS CDC Procurement & Grants Office 2920 Brandywine Road, MS K69 Atlanta, GA 30341 Phone: (770) 488-2748
Health Care Planning Health Care Programs/Services Health Education Technical Assistance
Health Planners Health Services Organizations
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This announcement is only for non-research activities supported by CDC. If research is proposed, the application will not be reviewed. For the definition of research, please see the CDC Web site at the following Internet address: http://www.cdc.gov/od/science/integrity/docs/cdc-policy-distinguishing-public-health-research-nonresearch.pdf
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