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Our Grantees

Across the Foundation’s priority areas, our grantees are working to improve the health of the public through innovative research and programs.  The Foundation awards up to 40 grants on a rotating schedule each year.

The Patient, the Practitioner, and the Computer Conference

Theme: Interprofessional Education and Teamwork

Institution: Brown University, The Warren Alpert Medical School

Grant Type: President's Grant

Award Amount: $17,500

Grant Awarded: June 2016

Principal Investigator: Elizabeth Toll, MD and Shmuel Reis, MD, MHPE

This award supports the interprofessional conference The Patient, the Practitioner, and the Computer: Holding on to the Core of Our Health Professions in a Time of Technological Change. The conference will bring together practitioners, patients, researchers, educators, electronic health record (EHR) and device designers, and others to develop a consensus statement about the best practices for EHR integration in direct clinical care.