Sanofi, a big pharma company has awarded a $500,000 grant to the National Council on Aging (NCOA) to support its efforts to improve the health and independence of millions of older adults with multiple chronic conditions, in a pharma partners agreement.
The Sanofi grant will support two major NCOA initiatives as defined in the pharma partners deal.
The first is NCOA’s Self-Management Alliance (SMA)a “collective impact” initiative that brings together businesses, nonprofits, and government agencies to work toward the common goal of making self- management an integral part of health care in the United States by 2020.
In addition, the pharma partners grant will help NCOA expand its online support for adults with diabetes by increasing understanding of how to encourage and empower people with diabetes to take action toward better self-management.
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