Back to Top Skip to main content

New DHA health services research funding opportunity available

The Defense Health Agency Research and Development Directorate wordcloud. (MHS graphic) The Defense Health Agency Research and Development Directorate wordcloud. (MHS graphic)

Recommended Content:

Research and Innovation

The Defense Health Agency (DHA) Research and Development Directorate is offering a new, competitively-funded health services research (HSR) grant opportunity to conduct research with the goal of improving quality and other outcomes in the Military Health System (MHS).

This new effort supports the establishment of DHA as a learning organization committed to generating knowledge about the MHS to achieve better care, better health, and increased military readiness - all at a lower cost. This new funding opportunity is available to both intramural and extramural research organizations. Potential researchers wishing to apply for funding, such as those from universities or military medical research centers and treatment facilities, should check the grants.gov website for the specific announcement.

The Department of Defense, through the MHS, is committed to providing better quality health care more effectively and efficiently while controlling health-related costs. Reaching this goal requires research capabilities that extend beyond general analytics and clinical studies.

“DHA seeks to build a rigorous health services research program through collaboration and innovation,” said Dr. Richard Stoltz, who is leading the effort for this grant announcement.

HSR produces actionable research insights about cost, quality, variation, readiness, and patient outcomes in the MHS. HSR integrates a variety of analytic sciences to better understand how to further improve health outcomes. Learning about the performance of the MHS is critical to supporting data-driven decision-making and policy recommendations, both strategically and on the front line.

For more information about this announcement, email the DHA Research and Development Directorate.

You also may be interested in...

Agenda: February 9, 2017

Meeting Reference
2/9/2017

Agenda for the February 9, 2017 DHB Meeting

Recommended Content:

Research and Innovation | Access, Cost, Quality, and Safety

Minutes: February 9, 2017

Meeting Reference
2/9/2017

Minutes from the DHB meeting on February 9, 2017

Recommended Content:

Research and Innovation

Minutes: November 1, 2016

Meeting Reference
11/1/2016

Minutes for the DHB Meeting on November 1, 2016

Recommended Content:

Research and Innovation

Agenda: August 9, 2016

Meeting Reference
8/9/2016

Agenda for the DHB meeting on August 9, 2016

Recommended Content:

Health Readiness | Research and Innovation

Minutes: August 9, 2016

Meeting Reference
8/9/2016

Minutes for the DHB meeting on August 9, 2016

Recommended Content:

Research and Innovation

Minutes: June 2, 2016

Meeting Reference
6/2/2016

Minutes for the DHB meeting on June 2, 2016

Recommended Content:

Research and Innovation

Minutes: February 10-11, 2016

Meeting Reference
2/10/2016

Minutes from the DHB meeting on February 10-11, 2016

Recommended Content:

Research and Innovation

Agenda: February 10, 2016

Meeting Reference
2/10/2016

Agenda for the Defense Health Board February 10, 2016 meeting.

Recommended Content:

Research and Innovation

Agenda: March 1, 2010

Meeting Reference
3/1/2010

Recommended Content:

Research and Innovation

Minutes: March 1, 2010

Meeting Reference
3/1/2010

Minutes from the March 1, 2010 DHB meeting

Recommended Content:

Research and Innovation

Agenda: December 11, 2007

Meeting Reference
12/11/2007

Recommended Content:

Research and Innovation

Agenda: April 11, 2007

Meeting Reference
4/11/2007

Recommended Content:

Research and Innovation
<< < 1 > >> 
Showing results 1 - 12 Page 1 of 1

DHA Address: 7700 Arlington Boulevard | Suite 5101 | Falls Church, VA | 22042-5101

Some documents are presented in Portable Document Format (PDF). A PDF reader is required for viewing. Download a PDF Reader or learn more about PDFs.