2016 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.

Mt. Sinai School of Medicine: National Palliative Care Research Center (NPCRC)

Renewed support to enable the NPCRC to implement its strategic plan to expand its research activities and strengthen its collaboration with the Center to Advance Palliative Care (CAPC). Fifth annual installment of five-year $4,000,000 grant, to be concluded in mid-2017.
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$800,000

TOTAL 2016 PALLIATIVE CARE GRANTS: $800,000