At Econometrica, we value intellectual curiosity and problem-solving skills. We collaborate on projects in a diverse set of markets across numerous subject matter areas. Staff in our Health, Data Analytics, and Housing & Finance groups, along with members of our various teams, provide innovative solutions and analytic excellence in a wide variety of services. No matter how different each project is, one thing remains constant—we dedicate ourselves to providing the highest quality service.
Grants Management and Merit Review Support for the Public Health & Informatics (PHIT) Workforce Development Program
Services: Project Management and IT Services
Key Work Areas: Grant Administration, Grant Application Review, Grant Closeout Support, Grant Financial Management and Reporting, Grant Management Training, Grant Policies and Procedures, Grant Tracking and Compliance, Program Planning and Support, Section 508 Compliance, Training and Technical Assistance
Econometrica will provide full cycle grants management support to the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) on the Public Health Informatics & Technology (PHIT) Workforce Development Program across all four phases of the grants management life cycle. This includes working to provide grants management and operational support for at least 50 PHIT Awardees, supporting the automation of the grant awardee process, and evaluating the PHIT Workforce Development Program. Additionally, our team will work alongside ONC to provide technical and logistical support during the merit review process for reviewer training, document management, facilitating panel meetings, tabulating scores, and managing applicant feedback, funding decisions, and honoraria.
The PHIT program is designed to provide funding to institutions of higher education to expand existing programs or develop new programs that focus on training for public health informatics and technology to improve the nationwide public health workforce. Emphasis will be placed on engaging Historically Black Colleges and Universities, Hispanic-serving institutions, Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander-Serving Institutions.