Progress in Androgen Deprivation Therapy (ADT) in Advanced Prostate Cancer

Funding Agency:
Pfizer Inc.

Pfizer Global Medical Grants (GMG) and Myovant Sciences support the global healthcare community’s independent initiatives (e.g., research, quality improvement, or education) to improve patient outcomes in areas of unmet medical need that are aligned with our joint medical and/or scientific strategies.

The general Area of Interest and goals of the medical education: • Raise awareness of cardiovascular risk in patients with prostate cancer receiving Androgen Deprivation Treatment (ADT) • Differentiate the clinical significance of LHRH agonists vs. GnRH antagonists • Provide multidisciplinary care teams the latest updates on ADT treatment options • Mindfully recognize patient preference and adherence data regarding oral vs. parenteral oncologic therapy

It is not our intent to support clinical research projects. Projects evaluating the efficacy of therapeutic or diagnostic agents will not be considered.

Proposals for independent medical education programs may include: • All activity formats including live in-person, live virtual, enduring virtual, print materials, innovative communication channels, apps, social media, digital programs, and resources or tools for clinical practice. • Novel decision-making tools for healthcare professions to use with their patients to support informed patient decision making and drive patient engagement in their care.

Grant Application due date: June 30, 2021

Agency Website

Eligibility Requirements

Geographic Scope: United States

• The following may apply: medical, dental, nursing, allied health, and/or pharmacy professional schools; healthcare institutions (both large and small); professional associations and medical societies; medical education companies; and other entities with a mission related to healthcare professional education and/or healthcare improvement. • If the project involves multiple departments within an institution and/or between different institutions / organizations / associations, all institutions must have a relevant role and the requesting organization must have a key role in the project. • For projects offering continuing education credit, the requesting organization must be accredited.

Amount

$250,000

Amount Description

Expected Approximate Monetary Range of Grant Applications: Individual projects requesting up to $250,000 will be considered. The estimated total available budget related to this RFP is $2,000,000 USD

Funding Type

Grant

Eligibility

Faculty

Category

Curriculum Development
Interdisciplinary
Medical
Medical - Clinical Science

External Deadline

June 30, 2021