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SOURCE: Sanford Health
Five to receive grants for research ingenuity and innovation
Sioux Falls, SD (PRWEB) January 07, 2013
Proposals from five Sanford clinicians have been selected for funding by the Sanford Seed Grant Research Fund, established in 2011 to grow and evolve underfunded research ideas of Sanford physicians.
The selection process considers proposals based on purpose and priority, scientific integrity, potential for future funding and feasibility.
“Advancing new ideas and ingenuity to improve patient care is at the heart of the Sanford Health Seed Grant Research Fund,” said David Pearce, PhD, vice president of Sanford Research. “This important program gives all Sanford clinicians a potential platform to pursue innovations in patient care that would otherwise go undiscovered.”
This year’s recipients include the following:
Each awardee will begin research during the 2013 calendar year.
About Sanford Research/USD
Sanford Research/USD is a non-profit research organization formed between Sanford Health and the University of South Dakota. Sanford Health is an integrated health system headquartered in Fargo, ND and Sioux Falls, SD and represents the largest, rural, not-for-profit healthcare system in the nation with a presence in 111 communities, eight states and three countries.
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