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Society for Vascular Nursing Research Grant
All applicants for project/research support should submit requests on the Research Grant Application Form
for merit comparison of proposals. The applicant and the institution are required to affirm that satisfactory ethical precautions shall be taken with regard to projects involving human subjects as described in the guidelines. All applications shall be reviewed by the Vascular Nursing Research Grant Subcommittee of the Research Committee of the Society for Vascular Nursing.
The deadline for submitting an application for the 2014 SVN Research Grant has been extended until March 15, 2014.
The project coordinator/principal investigator (PC/PI) has scientific responsibilities for the conduct of the proposed clinical project/research and assumes responsibility for supervising such assistants as may be required. The PC/PI, along with the institution’s fiscal officer (when indicated), is also responsible for the expenditure and proper reporting of awarded funds.
The PC/PI must be a registered, professional nurse (RN).
Any PC/PI applicant without a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) or a master’s degree in a related field must identify a nursing research consultant prepared at the master’s level or above who shall provide guidance throughout the project.
Top twenty vascular nursing research priorities
1. Strategies to increase public awareness of the signs and symptoms of vascular disease.
2. Strategies to increase public awareness of stroke warning signs.
3. Strategies to increase early detection and treatment of vascular disease.
4. Strategies to prevent amputation in high risk populations
5. Outcomes of patients cared for on a dedicated vascular unit vs. a medical-surgical unit.
6. Strategies to educate the public to help prevent the development of vascular disease.
7. Strategies to increase public awareness on the adverse effects of uncontrolled diabetes.
8. Strategies to manage chronic ischemic pain.
9. Strategies to reduce healthcare costs and length of stay while improving outcomes.
10. Nurse’s role in vascular ulcer prevention, identification, treatment, and education.
11. Strategies to increase diabetic patient compliance with diet, exercise, and glucose control.
12. Strategies to prevent wound and postoperative incision infections.
13. Outcomes of nurse-run clinics.
14. Effect of exercise on claudication symptoms.
15. Strategies to increase patient’s knowledge of venous ulcer prevention.
16. What is the patient’s understanding of discharge instructions after vascular surgery?
17. Nursing strategies to facilitate recovery after vascular surgery.
18. Factors that affect patient outcomes after major vascular procedures.
19. Prevention of readmissions in high risk patients.
20. Prevention of deep vein thrombosis in high risk patients.
Call for Proposals for One 2014 Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society Member's Research Grant
The Center for Clinical Investigation (CCI) of the Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society (WOCN) Foundation is pleased to announce the Call for Proposals for one 2014 WOCN Society's Member's Research Grant in the amount of $10,000. If you are a registered nurse and current member of the WOCN Society, you are eligible to be a Principal Investigator of this grant, and are invited to apply. Eligible international members may also apply.
Through this grant, the CCI and the WOCN Society aims to expand the existing research base for WOC nursing practice and facilitate WOC nurses to be engaged in research as clinical investigators.
The 2014 WOCN Society Member's Research Grant funding priorities are:
• Any topic of WOC nursing practice that promotes the science or practice of the WOC nursing specialty.
Notice of Interest! Please submit a Notice of Interest e-mail anytime before the grant submission deadline to Linda Dahle, Program Associate (email@example.com) when you are considering applying for a 2014 Member's research grant. This is not a commitment, and you can notify CCI later if you change your mind. This will enable CCI to send you any updates or resources to assist you. Please include the following information in the Notice of Interest email:
• PI Name
• Topic you are considering studying and title of proposal
• A statement of the purpose of the study
• Email Address
• Telephone Number
Find more information here: www.wocn.org/14ResearchProposals
The submission deadline is Monday, February 17, 2014 by 4:30 p.m. (CST). There will be no extensions of this deadline.
For further information, please contact:
Linda Dahle, Program Associate
Center for Clinical Investigation
Dr. Donna Z. Bliss, CCI Center Director
Foster Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nursing (WOCN) Grant
The purpose of the Foster Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nursing (WOCN) Grant is to assist members of the American Pediatric Surgical Nurses Association (APSNA) to further their professional education and expertise in the area of wound and ostomy care.
The applicant must be an APSNA member for at least one year prior to applying for the scholarship.
The applicant must meet the entry requirements for the WOCN program of choice.
The applicant must enroll in the complete course of WOCN education – not just a wound or ostomy track.
The applicant must demonstrate financial need (e.g. travel expenses, living expenses for the duration of the courses, fees, books, etc.)
Responsibilities of the Recipient:
The recipient must agree to submit proof of attendance by submitting paid receipts.
The recipient must practice in pediatric enterostomal therapy and wound management.
The recipient must agree to maintain APSNA membership for three years after completing the educational course.
The recipient must agree to submit a course review and synopsis of the learning experience to be printed in a Journal of Pediatric Surgical Nursing edition after completing the course.
How to Apply:
Submit the official application form.
Attach a copy of the WOCN program requirements.
Attach a copy of the WOCN Program Outline.
Submit a letter describing your current practice in enterostomal or wound therapy, or a letter from a colleague describing your practice.
Submit a list of expenses anticipated related to the course including travel, housing, tuition, fees, books, meals and et cetera.
Application Date: Deadline is December 31st.
Contact APSNA Director at Large for more information: firstname.lastname@example.org