Core A is the administrative core of the P01, with the following broader objectives: First, we seek to promote the internal organization of the P01 research team, and to ensure that members of the team are able to collaborate effectively with others, are aware of their ongoing research, and avoid duplication of effort or poor communication. Second, we plan to ensure that all members of the research team are aware of and respond to the very rapid development of new methods and ideas at other institutions, in other disciplines, and in other areas of research. This is accomplished by continuing the development of a network of researchers with interests in causes and consequences of health care intensity, and in a newly formed advisory board to provide external inputs on our future direction. And finally, we would like to continue the dissemination of research, both through semi-annual conferences, interactions with authorities and experts on health care policy, and maintenance of a website (www.intensity.dartmouth.edu) with articles and public datasets, developed through the auspices of Core B and Core C, available for downloads.

Public Health Relevance

The goal of Core A is to ensure that (1) the research team is well-organized and can leverage the tremendous benefits of interdisciplinary focus, (2) there is a continued flow of new scientific innovation from other fields and disciplines so that the research group does not become insular, and (3) that the findings and results are disseminated to other researchers and policy-makers.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
National Institute on Aging (NIA)
Type
Research Program Projects (P01)
Project #
2P01AG019783-11
Application #
8461333
Study Section
Special Emphasis Panel (ZAG1-ZIJ-1 (01))
Project Start
Project End
Budget Start
2012-12-01
Budget End
2013-11-30
Support Year
11
Fiscal Year
2013
Total Cost
$110,041
Indirect Cost
$41,763
Name
Dartmouth College
Department
Type
DUNS #
041027822
City
Hanover
State
NH
Country
United States
Zip Code
03755
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