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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Enhancing Social Connectedness Among Veterans at High Risk for Suicide through Community Engagement
Principal Investigator:

Jason Chen

Location: Portland, OR
Congressional District Code: 3
Research Service: Health Services R&D
Project Period: July 2019 - June 2024
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $108,821
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


The objective of this HSR&D Career Development Award-2 Proposal is to facilitate Dr. Jason Chen's transition into an independent, VA mental health services research career focused on intervention development for Veterans at high-risk of suicide. The goal of the project is to develop a multicomponent intervention focused on increasing social connectedness among Veterans with recent psychiatric hospitalizations through supported participation in community activities. This intervention will be info...

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