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NCCIH Hot Topics Webinar: Implementation Science and Complementary Health Interventions

Date: September 30, 2020 - 1:00 p.m. ET to 3:00 p.m. ET

NIH VideoCast

Event Description

The purpose of this webinar is to share the state of the science around implementation science and complementary and integrative health approaches with NCCIH stakeholders. The speakers are experts in implementation science research and the webinar will be of great value to integrative health researchers and others interested in learning about NCCIH research interests.



1:00-1:10 p.m. | Welcome and Introductory Remarks

  • Helene M. Langevin, M.D., Director, NCCIH
  • Dave Clark, Dr.P.H., Program Director, NCCIH

1:10-1:25 p.m. | Implementation Science Discussion: Using Common Definitions

  • Dave Clark, Dr.P.H., Program Director, NCCIH

1:25-1:50 p.m. | Mind-Body-Movement Interventions: Overview of the State of the Science

  • Peter Wayne, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Medicine and Director of Osher Center for Integrative Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women’s Hospital

1:50-2:15 p.m. | Challenges and Opportunities to Integrate Evidence-based Complementary Interventions into Traditional Healthcare Settings

  • Amanda Midboe, Ph.D., Research Health Science Specialist and Investigator, Center for Innovation to Implementation, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

2:15-2:35 p.m. | Successful Implementation Science Portfolios Across the NIH: Perspectives and Priorities from 4 Institutes/Centers

  • Gila Neta, Ph.D., M.P.P., Program Director for Implementation Science, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute
  • Denise Pintello, Ph.D., M.S.W., Chief, Child and Adolescent Services Research Program; Acting Chief, Dissemination and Implementation Research Program; National Institute of Mental Health
  • Lori Ducharme, Ph.D., Health Scientist Administrator, National Institute on Drug Abuse
  • Catherine (Kate) Stoney, Ph.D., Deputy Director, Translation Research Branch, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

2:35-2:55 p.m. | Q&A

Emmeline Edwards, Ph.D., Director, NCCIH Division of Extramural Research

2:55-3:00 p.m. | Wrap-up and Closing Remarks

Dave Clark, Dr.P.H., Program Director, NCCIH