The American Board of Internal Medicine Foundation Announces Putting the Charter into Practice Grant Program

February 18, 2011


The ABIM Foundation will award grants for Putting the Charter into Practice, a program to advance professionialism among practicing physicians. This grant program will facilitate the development of innovative, emerging strategies to advance medical professionalism, specifically with regard to appropriate health care decision-making and stewardship of health care resources.

Applicants from health systems/hospitals, academic medical centers and medical groups are encouraged to apply, and the proposed initiatives must target practicing physicians.

The ABIM Foundation will award up to five grants of up to $20,000 each in 2011. The Foundation is partnering with the Council of Medical Specialty Societies to advance this initiative among practicing physicians.

The deadline for applications is March 31, 2011.

Interested applicants should visit to access the RFP(.doc) or contact Amy Cunningham at (215) 606-4123 or for more information.