“Research to Evaluate Medication Management of Opioids and Benzodiazepines to Reduce Older Adult Falls”
The purpose of this CDC funding opportunity is to evaluate the effectiveness of medication tapering and/or discontinuation strategies to reduce falls and other unintentional injuries among older adults. The research will advance knowledge about how health professionals can improve medication prescribing practices to reduce falls, overdose, and other injuries in community dwelling older adults. You can find more information here. The current closing date for applications is March 23, 2018.