NAERUM, DENMARK — The Ida Institute Research Committee announced that they are accepting proposals for research projects investigating outcomes of the use of Ida tools. Research grants will be awarded to projects that “develop evidence related to Ida Institute methods and tools and aim to demonstrate the effect of person-centered care in hearing rehabilitation.”
The Ida Institute tools and resources are designed to support continued professional development in person-centered care in audiology and the operationalization of person-centered care in clinical practice.
Three Research Projects to Be Selected
According to the announcement, Ida’s Research Committee will review applications and select three projects. Applicants may request up to $10,000 USD in funding. As part of the application, recipients of the grants agree to begin their research by September 1, 2018, and submit results by September 1, 2019.
The topics most interested in by the Research Committee include:
- Patient and clinician outcomes and experiences using the Ida Tinnitus Management tools
- Outcomes from patient engagement outside appointments using Ida Telecare tools
- Ida Tools in Education: Implementation and student outcomes
The deadline for applications is March 5, 2018. Awardees will be notified in May 2018. Further information and to download the application, please visit the Ida Institute Research Grants.
Source: Ida Institute