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Award Information
Agency:
Department of Health and Human Services
Branch
n/a
Amount:
$374,928.00
Award Year:
2008
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase II
Contract:
N44MH0800044
Agency Tracking Number:
N44MH0800044
Solicitation Year:
2008
Solicitation Topic Code:
n/a
Solicitation Number:
n/a
Small Business Information
FOX LEARNING SYSTEMS, INC.
Manor Oak Two, Suite 920, PITTSBURGH, PA, 15220
Hubzone Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
019801211
Principal Investigator:
Debra Fox
() -
Business Contact:
(412) 531-1889
debra@foxlearningsystems.com
Research Institution:
n/a
Abstract
SUMMARYOF OBJECTIVES: 1. Develop a comprehensive curriculum of geriatric mental health education using Web-based interactive video documentary presentations. 2. Modify the presentations of each topic so that can be used to meet the educational needs of medical students, residents, as well as nursing, social work, pharmacy and psychology and will meet the requirements for CME and CE credits to professionals as continuing education. 3. Iteratively test the video presentations and the interactive questions with students and professionals in all the targeted areas. 4. Assess the impact of the curriculum of education on trainees attitudes towards elders and towards pursuing a career in geriatric mental health. 5. Develop a dissemination / marketing plan with the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry.

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