EMS Research Grants AvailableThe Virginia Alliance for Emergency Medical Education and Research (AEMER) is awarding one or more EMS research grants. Proposals for research grants will be accepted until September 30, 2013.
For the purposes of these AEMER grants, EMS research is broadly defined as scientific investigation designed to furnish new knowledge relating to the field of emergency medical services, or an investigation to re-evaluate and validate previous EMS research using a different research method. Such investigations may focus on basic science research, clinical research, meta-analysis, preventative medicine, EMS patient care protocols, EMS resources, cost containment, EMS provider health and safety, and EMS teaching and education methodologies.
For complete information, please see the document Research Grants Available - Information and Application Instructions
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