Notice of Special Interest: Dementia Care Workforce for Those Living with Alzheimer’s Disease and Alzheimer’s Disease-Related Dementias (AD/ADRD)

This Notice of Special Interest (NOSI) is intended to promote behavioral and social research on the dementia care workforce and the impact on outcomes for persons living with Alzheimer’s disease or Alzheimer’s disease-related dementia (AD/ADRD) and their families. Broad areas of interest include (1) how economic and policy factors drive the composition and quality of the dementia care workforce; (2) demographic and familial factors that influence demand for and supply of dementia care workers; (3) training and certification effects on quality and retention of dementia care workers; and (4) the development of data resources required to study these issues.

This notice applies to due dates on or after July 9, 2020 and subsequent receipt dates through November 13, 2021.
Submit applications for the initiative using one of the following funding opportunity announcements (FOAs) or any reissue of these announcements through the expiration date of this notice.

PAR-19-070 Research on Current Topics in Alzheimer’s Disease and Its Related Dementias (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-19-071 Research on Current Topics in Alzheimer’s Disease and Its Related Dementias (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)