The Foundation's Harold Amos Medical Faculty Development Program was designed to provide four-year postdoctoral research awards offered to historically disadvantaged physicians who are committed to developing careers in academic medicine, to improving the health of underserved populations, and to furthering the understanding and elimination of health disparities.This grant provides support for a study that will examine how health characteristics (HIV status, HCV-specific health-related quality of life, drug and alcohol use, symptoms of depression and anxiety), and social and cultural characteristics (social support, trust, perceptions of discrimination) are associated with undergoing evaluation and treatment for HCV infection.
Amount Awarded $365,400.00
Awarded on: 6/16/2006
Time frame: 7/1/2006 - 6/30/2010
Grant Number: 53499