Released: February 17, 2009
Department of Defense Peer Reviewed Orthopaedic Research Program (PRORP)
Funding for Fiscal Year 2009 (FY09)
The US Army Medical Research and Materiel Command (USAMRMC), Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs
(CDMRP), has received congressional appropriations in Fiscal Year 2009 (FY09) to establish a Peer Reviewed
Orthopaedic Research Program (PRORP). Appropriations in the amount of $61 Million will be managed specifically to
support basic and clinical research on orthopaedic injuries, specifically as they relate to U.S. military
The PRORP will be managed utilizing CDMRP's two-tier review process, recommended by the Institute of Medicine. Tentative milestones for this program are listed below.
March 2009: Stakeholders Meeting
May 2009: Vision Setting
May 2009: Program Announcement release
August 2009: Proposal receipt
September 2009: Scientific Peer Review of proposals
December 2009/January 2010: Programmatic Review for funding recommendations
Requests for email notification of the Program Announcements release may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information about the PRORP or other CDMRP-sponsored programs, please visit the CDMRP website (http://cdmrp.army.mil).
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