Verrica Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Verrica) is dedicated to furthering the education of healthcare professionals with high-quality medical education programs through our Medical Education Grant Funding Committee. These programs contribute to disease awareness and patient care in the areas in which Verrica has interests.
Verrica provides financial grants to qualified independent third parties for bona fide educational programs to support accredited educational symposia, seminars or sessions directed towards healthcare professionals. Grant recipients are solely responsible for developing the content that is most appropriate toward the audience they are targeting and managing the program in accordance with their funded proposals totally independent of any Verrica influence.
The grants committee will meet to review submissions and awards funding based upon medical or scientific merit and unmet educational needs, as well as the availability of funds. Grant applications received by Verrica will normally receive an answer within 30 days of receipt. We ask that your organization allows at least 120 days prior to the start of the program.
Accredited continuing medical education for healthcare professionals that is completed independently and accredited by a trusted source. The accreditation may include CE or CME. Topics of focused interest can be found below.
Grants for consumer education, resident programs, general programs without an agenda, entertainment, social events, etc.
Grant requests for medical education in the following areas are of high interest to the company. However other topics will be considered as well.
Medical Education on Molluscum Contagiosum including information on the following:
We welcome medical education grants targeted to the following healthcare professional segments:
Letter of Grant Request on the requesting organization’s letterhead which includes the following:
Review Verrica’s current request for medical education grant proposals to identify which topics are of high interest and for which audiences. Complete your full grant request including the information above. You may include a PowerPoint, Word, or PDF format of your request. Within 120 days (or 4 months) of your program, submit your grant request to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have questions you can also use the email@example.com email to ask questions or request a meeting and the Chair of the committee will be in touch with you.
Verrica will send an email confirmation upon receipt of your grant application and documentation. You should receive correspondence on a decision within approximately 30 days of grant submission. Questions about your grant proposal from the committee may come at an earlier time frame prior to review or final decision.
We request that you submit your grant within 4 months of the program but encourage early submissions.
The grant committee meets regularly to review and assess grant requests as a group. The group makes decisions based upon the information in your grant request, the unmet medical need for education, corporate objectives for education, and available funding.
You will be notified (by email) by the head of the grants committee if your grant is funded. At that time, contracting will commence. We ask that you complete the contracting requirements within 3 months of the program as to allow for time to process payment.
Verrica requires that a fully executed contract, signed by the primary contact for the grant request (or alternate) and Verrica be completed prior to the commencement of the program.