Caring for Those Who Share: Improving the Health of Wisconsin Blood Donors
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4th Funding Cycle Development Award
Project Start Date: July 1, 2008
Project End Date: June 30, 2009
Original Award Amount: $49,959
Adjusted Award Amount: $47,208*
Project Goal Statement: This proposal aims to identify and prevent treatable disease in prospective Wisconsin blood donors who are not allowed to donate because of anemia, through the use of an interventional tool and increased awareness about the need for further evaluation.
*In 2009 award amounts, based on the remaining budget, were adjusted to reflect the decline in endowment asset value due to the downturn in the economy.