CDTR Member in the News: Physical, Neighborhood Social Factors Interact to Guide Parental Decisions on Outdoor Play

  ​Mothers in low-income neighborhoods report more physical and social barriers that discourage them from allowing their children to play outside, according to new research from Maura Kepper, research assistant professor at the Brown School. The decline in outdoor play, particularly unsupervised or independent play among today’s children and adolescents can affect children’s physical, emotional and social […]

CDTR Member in the News: New $7.6 Million Award for WU-ISCCC

    A new $7.6 million award for Implementation Science Center to Fight Cancer Disparities will be co-led by Ross Brownson, the Steven H. and Susan U. Lipstein Professor of Public Health at the Brown School and the School of Medicine.  Brownson leads the Prevention Research Center in St. Louis and is co-director for Prevention […]

Researchers gather in St. Louis for Tribal-Academic Partnerships in Diabetes Research and Proposal Development Workshop

  On May 21st, the CDTR and National Congress of American Indians Policy Research Center hosted investigators for the Strengthening Tribal-Academic Partnership workshop. The day consisted of an interactive training using the Holding Spaces toolkit and grant proposal consultations. The Holding Spaces toolkit consists of resources and strategies to conduct community based participatory research and […]

Brownson Installed as Steven H. and Susan U. Lipstein Distinguished Professor

Ross C. Brownson has been installed as the Steven H. and Susan U. Lipstein Distinguished Professor at Washington University in St. Louis. A ceremony was held March 26 in the Emerson Auditorium in Knight Hall. Brownson is an international leader in public health and the prevention of chronic disease – a “leader among leaders,” said […]

Now Accepting Applications for 2018-19 D&I Bootcamp!

Applications are now open for the 2019 Center for Dissemination & Implementation at the Institute of Public Health’s third annual “Next Steps in Public Health: Dissemination and Implementation (D&I) Proposal Development Bootcamp”. It is an all-day, one-time, intensive day of consultations for anyone interested in advancing a D&I grant proposal for external submission. The event will take […]

Call for Abstracts | ICTS Symposium

The Washington University Institute of Clinical and Translation Sciences will be hosting a symposium with poster sessions on January 15, 2019 at the Eric P. Newman Education Center (EPNEC) from 10am to 3pm. The ICTS is soliciting posters relevant to broad themes in implementation, innovation, and entrepreneurship, including but not limited to: Engaging stakeholders in […]

Call for Abstracts | 2019 ADA Scientific Sessions

Save the Date! Mark your calendars now for the world’s largest, most prominent meeting on diabetes―the American Diabetes Association’s 79th Scientific Sessions. Next year’s meeting will be held June 7-11, 2019, at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, California. The Scientific Sessions offers researchers and health care professionals an amazing opportunity to share ideas and learn […]

Call for Papers/Participation | Race in the Marketplace Forum

Race in the Marketplace (RIM) Research Forum June 25 – June 27, 2019 | Paris, France  …Crossing Critical Boundaries… RIM is back! Building on the successful inaugural RIM Research Forum held in Washington D.C in spring 2017, RIM has decided to broaden the movement across the Atlantic and hold the second biannual RIM Research Forum […]

Haire-Joshu Honored at 2018 Founders Day Celebration

  Congratulations to our Center Director, Dr. Haire-Joshu, who was among four Washington University faculty members to receive the Distinguished Faculty Award at the University’s annual Founder’s Day celebration. The Distinguished Faculty Awards recognize outstanding commitment to the intellectual and personal development of students. Awardees also demonstrate distinguished service to the Washington University community while […]

McBride Named Bernard Becker Professor

On November 5th, Tim McBride was installed as the Bernard Becker Professor at Washington University in St. Louis. Dr. McBride is an influential health policy analyst and leading health economists who has helped to shape the national agenda on various health related issues. He currently studies the effects of health reform at the state and […]

Tabak and PAT Continue Collaboration with 5-Year NIH Grant

This August, Dr. Rachel Tabak received a $3.3 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to evaluate the impact of Healthy Eating and Active Living Taught at Home (HEALTH), a lifestyle modification intervention which addresses obesity and chronic disease prevention in young mothers. Tabak, who serves as lead for the Dissemination and Implementation in […]

Call for Proposals | NCAI Tribal Leader & Scholar Forum

SAVE THE DATE! The 14th Annual Tribal Leader/Scholar Forum will be held at the NCAI Mid Year Conference in Reno NV on June 23-26, 2019.  The NCAI Policy Research Center’s Tribal Leader/Scholar Forum provides an opportunity for researchers, practitioners, community members, and others to present their findings to tribal leaders, policymakers, and tribal members during […]

Introducing the New CDTR Website

We are pleased to announce the launch of our newly redesigned CDTR website. With more user-friendly features, the new website allows users to… Request core services with the streamlined center services request form  Review past pilot projects in the comprehensive Pilot & Feasibility Projects archive.  Access archived CDTR webinars At CDTR, we strive to foster […]