2018 Grant for Palliative Care

NATIONAL PALLIATIVE CARE RESEARCH CENTER (NPCRC)

The Kornfeld Foundation’s initial seven-year grant to the Mount Sinai School of Medicine (MSSM) to establish a National Palliative Care Research Center (NPCRC) concluded in 2012. The NPCRC has been extremely successful in promoting and supporting research by both established and young investigators, supporting scientific exchange, attracting support from other funders, and advancing the growing field of palliative care.

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai: National Palliative Care Research Center (NPCRC)

Support for Career Development Awards, to be renamed Kornfeld Scholars, providing two-year grants to junior investigators in an effort to build leadership and develop new generations of palliative care researchers. First annual installment of five-year $1,000,000 grant.
[www.npcrc.org]

$200,000
 
TOTAL 2018 PALLIATIVE CARE GRANT: $200,000