Call for potential mentors! – WashU NIDDK STEP-UP program

On behalf of Ana Maria Arbelaez, MD, MSCI, Dominic Reeds,MD and Rita Brookheart,PhD, —  Mentors needed! We invite you to serve as a potential mentor for the Short Term Research Experience to Unlock Potential (STEP-UP) Program! Sponsored by the NIDDK and under the direction of WashU clinician-researchers,  the STEP-UP program introduces young investigators under-represented in medicine (URiM) to medical research related to […]

CRTC Workshop: D&I Research – An Introduction Workshop for Investigators

Learn the fundamentals of Dissemination & Implementation (D&I) in a way that works for you. Join the Center for Dissemination and Implementation, with the Institute of Clinical and Translational Sciences (ICTS), in their annual Introduction to D&I workshop. This two-day workshop is constructed for emerging investigators in the D&I space to gain introductory knowledge and […]

Applications Open: 2024 Systems Science for Social Impact – Summer Training Institute

Applications are open for the 5th annual Systems Science for Social Impact (SSSI) Summer Training Institute, to be held from August 12 – 16, 2024 at the Brown School at Washington University in St. Louis. In this five-day training, participants will get a hands-on introduction to systems science methods with a focus on five main tracks: Intro to […]

Call for Abstracts: 6th Annual ICTS Symposium and Poster Display

Call for Poster Abstracts Posters will be displayed electronically on the ICTS website beginning April 19, 2024 (note, there is no synchronous poster session in conjunction with the symposium). Posters will be eligible for three $500 prizes selected by a panel of ICTS faculty based upon scientific merit and impact on human health. Poster winners […]

Call for Papers: Diabetic Complications in Cardiovascular Health

The editorial team of the American Journal of Physiology-Heart and Circulatory Physiology invites submission of Research Articles, Short Reports, Methods and Resources, Perspectives, and Reviews related to diabetic complications in cardiovascular health. This Call for Papers is spearheaded by Editor-in-Chief Dr. Merry Lindsey, Associate Editor Dr. Jonathan Kirk, and Guest Editors Dr. Dinender Singla, Dr. Paras Mishra, […]

Registration is now open for the 2024 Cambridge Diabetes Seminar

When: Sunday, August 18th to Saturday, August 24th, 2024 Where: Clare College, University of Cambridge Cost: No registration fee, no attendance fee; no accommodation fee Closing date for applications: Monday 4 March 2024 How to apply: Click here for full information about CDS 2024 and how to apply About Cambridge Diabetes Seminar 2024The Cambridge Diabetes […]

Culturally Sensitive Healthcare: Insights and Recommendations from Indigenous Patient Experiences

Patient experiences with their healthcare provider can have a significant impact on their view of all healthcare services. Factors such as the quality of care delivered, administrative practices, and underlying biases in physician training can all shape a patient’s experience with healthcare services. For Indigenous patients, a history of policies that forced assimilation and cultural […]

Call for Applications: Longer Life Foundation Pilot Program

LONGER LIFE FOUNDATION (LLF) P&F CALL FOR APPLICATIONS  The Longer Life Foundation announces the 2024 Call for applications for Washington University faculty for Pilot and Feasibility Projects addressing topics related to the Foundation’s mission. The Foundation is looking to fund research studying determinants of long-term outcomes for common human risk factors or conditions.  The Foundation has a history of […]

Funding Opportunity: Call for D&I Pilot Grant applications

The 2024 Pilot Grant Program of the Center for Dissemination and Implementation (CDI) is now open. PROGRAM OVERVIEW Awardees may receive up to $30,000 in direct costs for one year. Our center’s seed funding programs are designed to support a broad range of dissemination and implementation studies, and aim to support the development of projects to the […]

Funding Opportunity: NINR/NIH: Bridge-to-Care Initiative Notice of Intent to Publish

The National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR), National Institutes of Health (NIH) has announced NOT-NR-24-003 to communicate intent to reissue a funding opportunity, RFA-NR-23-004: Clinical-Community Linkages to Address Social Needs and Social Conditions to Advance Health Equity among Populations Experiencing Health Disparities: The Bridge-to-Care Initiative, to support intervention research that leverages healthcare-community partnerships to address health-related social needs […]

WU-CDTR at the 16th Annual Conference on the Science of Dissemination and Implementation in Health (D&I)

The 16th Annual Conference on the Science of Dissemination and Implementation in Health (D&I), co-hosted by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and AcademyHealth, convened a growing network of peers in Washington, D.C. to explore the latest innovations in D&I science. This year’s conference took place from December 10-13, 2023 at the Crystal Gateway Marriott […]

Call for Manuscripts: Community Intervention in Health Disparities

Community Interventions in Health Disparities Guest editors: WU-CDTR Members, Amy Eyler, PhD and Maura Kepper, PhD Message from the Guest Editors Health disparities are defined as “preventable differences in the burden of disease, injury, violence, or opportunities to achieve optimal health that are experienced by socially disadvantaged populations”. Disadvantaged populations can be expressed by a […]

Call for Manuscripts: Advancing Understanding and Use of Impact Measures in Implementation Science

In 2020, the Journal of Clinical and Translational Science published a special themed issue focused on “Dissemination and Implementation Sciences in Translational Science.” This special issue focused on how dissemination and implementation science has been incorporated into the Clinical and Translation Science Award (CTSA) program.    Building on the 2020 special themed issue, this issue will focus […]