Where You Stand Is What You See: We See a Need for More Primary Care Research Funding.

  • John M. Westfall
  • Published 2016 in
    Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine…


National Institutes of Health (NIH) research funding allocations are out. Family Medicine has been successful. Between 2002 and 2006, departments of family medicine received only 0.20% of all NIH grant dollars—just 170 grants, for a total of $57 million. However, just a decade later, between 2011 and 2014, family medicine funding climbed to 0.22% of the NIH… (More)
DOI: 10.3122/jabfm.2016.05.160218