HSR Pilot Study Option #1:
Includes pilot studies examining an occupational therapy-related question using data from administrative or healthcare dataset(s) (e.g. Medicare Administrative data, Health System Electronic Medical records).
Funding Required: $100,000 per grant.
Funding may be used to cover full-time equivalent (FTE) for Principal Investigator and other key personnel, data acquisition costs, software for data analysis, consultant fees, and dissemination activities. These studies may run up to 2 years given the time necessary to purchase administrative data, clean the data, and conduct analysis before manuscript development.
HSR Pilot Study Option #2:
Includes pilot studies examining a rehabilitation question using data from publicly available datasets (e.g., Health and Retirement Survey, National Health and Aging Trends Study, National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, LTCFocus).
Funding Required: $50,000 per grant.
Funding may be used to cover full-time equivalent (FTE) for Principal Investigator and other key personnel for work and statistical consulting. Data sets for these studies are free and thus would not require purchasing of data or paying for health systems IT personal. These studies may run up to 1 year.