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PrEP optimized for mothers (PrOM): Efficient PrEP integration in MCH clinics

Funding has been awarded to principal investigator Grace John Stewart and co-principal investigators Kristin Beima-Sofie, Anjuli Wagner, and Jillian Pintye, by the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health ...

The Optimizing Implementation in Cancer Control (OPTICC) Center

Funding has been awarded to principal investigators Dr. Bryan Weiner (Global Health, Health Services), Dr. Peggy Hannon (Health Services), and Dr. Cara C. Lewis (Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences) by the ...

Pre-post study of an audit and feedback intervention to reduce intrapartum stillbirth in Mombasa, Kenya

Post-doctoral fellowship funding has been awarded to Dr. Jess Long by the National Institutes of Health to work with mentor Dr. Scott McLelland on \"Pre-post study of an audit and ...

A pilot one-stop service model to streamline the efficiency of PrEP implementation in public health facilities in Kenya

Funding has been awarded to principal investigator Dr. Jared Baeten by the National Institute of Mental Health for \"A pilot one-stop service model to streamline the efficiency of PrEP implementation ...

Prevalence and correlates of pediatric guideline deviation across 9 health facilities

Funding has been awarded to principal investigator Dr. Arianna Rubin Means by the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development for \"Prevalence and correlates of pediatric ...

Estimating the cost-effectiveness of HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis delivery through maternal and child health clinics in Kenya

Funding has been awarded to principal investigator Dr. Ruanne Barnabas by the National Institute of Mental Health for \"Estimating the cost-effectiveness of HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis delivery through maternal and child ...

A differentiated care model to improve the efficiency of PrEP delivery in Kenya

Funding has been awarded to principal investigator Dr. Kenneth Mugwanya by the National Institute of Mental Health for \"A differentiated care model to improve the efficiency of PrEP delivery in ...

Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Research Centers

Funding has been awarded to principal investigator Dr. Margaret (Peggy) Hannon by the National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion to renew the \"Health Promotion and Disease Prevention ...

Testing implementation strategies to improve delivery of PrEP for pregnant and postpartum women in Kenya

Career development funding has been awarded to Dr. Anjuli Wagner by the National Institute of Mental Health for “Testing implementation strategies to improve delivery of PrEP for pregnant and postpartum ...

Population Management for Hereditary Cancer Prevention: Implementation, Effectiveness, and Acceptability Within A Learning Health System

Career development funding has been awarded to Dr. Sarah Knerr by the National Human Genome Research Institute for “Population Management for Hereditary Cancer Prevention: Implementation, Effectiveness, and Acceptability Within a ...

Simplifying HIV Treatment and Monitoring (STREAM2): Point-of-Care Urine Tenofovir Adherence and Viral Load Testing to Improve HIV Outcomes in South Africa

Funding has been awarded to principal investigator Dr. Paul Drain (Global Health, Medicine – Infectious Diseases) and co-investigators Dr. Ruanne Barnabas (Global Health, Medicine – Infectious Diseases) and Jane Simoni ...

Optimizing Overdose Education and Naloxone Distribution Delivery in the United States

Dr. Kenny Sherr (University of Washington Department of Global Health) will be collaborating with researchers from RTI International to provide expert advice on the Systems Analysis and Improvement Approach for ...

Implementation Fidelity and Benefits of the Critical Care Pediatric Guideline Adherence and Outcomes Program in Traumatic Brain Injury

Funding has been awarded to principal investigator Dr. Monica Vavilala (University of Washington Departments of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Pediatrics) by the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) ...

Modeling approaches to prioritize TB prevention among people with HIV in Uganda

Career development funding has been awarded to Dr. Jennifer Ross by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases for “Modeling approaches to prioritize TB prevention among people with HIV ...

Leveraging routing science to optimize ART delivery for efficient scale-up, high ART coverage, and viral suppression in South Africa

Principal investigator Dr. Ruanne Barnabas (Global Health) and co-investigator Dr. Adam Szpiro (Biostatistics) have received funding from the National Institutes of Health for \"Leveraging routing science to optimize ART delivery ...

Evaluation of an intravaginal ring for HIV and pregnancy prevention with scientific partnerships and robust systems to strengthen HIV research in Western Kenya

Principal Investigator Nelly Mugo and Co-Investigator Renee Heffron have received funding from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to continue their work on the \"Evaluation of an intravaginal ring ...

Evaluating Effectiveness of a Communication Facilitator to Reduce Distress and Improve Goal Concordant Care for Critically Ill Patients and Their Families

Funding has been awarded to principal investigator Dr. J. Randall Curtis by the NIH National Institute of Nursing Research for \"Evaluating Effectiveness of a Communication Facilitator to Reduce Distress and ...

OHEAL: Oral Health Equity in Alaska

Funding has been awarded to principal investigator Dr. Joana Cunha-Cruz by the NIH National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities for \"OHEAL: Oral Health Equity in Alaska\".   Abstract: ...

Addressing adverse outcomes following acute illness among children in Sub-Saharan Africa: predicting risks and cost-effectiveness

Doctoral student Rebecca Brander has received F31 funding from the National Institutes of Health for \"Addressing adverse outcomes following acute illness among children in Sub-Saharan Africa: predicting risks and cost-effectiveness.\" ...

Strengthening the Integration of Mental Health and HIV Services in South Africa: Implementation Science in Support of Scale-Up, Adaptation, and Dissemination

Global Health - Implementation Science doctoral student Christopher Kemp has received funding from the National Institutes of Mental Health for continuing work on the grant \"Strengthening the Integration of Mental ...

Implementation and Impact of Cancer Screening Navigation by Community Health Workers in Two National Screening Programs

Funding has been awarded to principal investigator Wendy Barrington by the NIH National Cancer Institute for \"Implementation and Impact of Cancer Screening Navigation by Community Health Workers in Two National ...

Integrating Implementation Science and Cultural Adaptation to Understand Intervention Modifications within School-Based Mental Health

Funding has been awarded to principal investigator and SMART Center postdoctoral fellow Stephanie Brewer by the NIH National Institute of Mental Health for \"Integrating Implementation Science and Cultural Adaptation to ...

Randomized Controlled Trial of an Implementation Science Tool to Increase Cervical Cancer Screening in Mombasa, Kenya

Funding has been awarded to principal investigator Dr. McKenna Claire Eastment by the NIH National Cancer Institute for a \"Randomized Controlled Trial of an Implementation Science Tool to Increase Cervical ...

University of Washington ALACRITY Center for Psychosocial Interventions Research

Funding has been awarded to Pat Are├ín by the National Institute of Mental Health for the \"University of Washington ALACRITY Center for Psychosocial Interventions Research\".   Abstract: The UW ALACRITY ...

Increasing Implementation of Evidence-Based Interventions at Low-Wage Worksites

Funding has been awarded to principal investigator Margaret (Peggy) Hannon by the NIH National Cancer Institute for \"Increasing Implementation of Evidence-Based Interventions at Low-Wage Worksites\".   Abstract: Cancer and other ...

Spreading the Integrated District Evidence-To-Action Program for Neonatal Mortality Reduction (IDEAS) in Mozambique

Funding has been awarded to principal investigator Kenny Sherr by the NIH Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development for \"Spreading the Integrated District Evidence-To-Action Program ...

Improving the HIV Care Cascade in Kenya through Implementation Science Training

Funding has been awarded to principal investigator Dr. Carey Farquhar by the NIH\'s Fogarty International Center, National Institute on Drug Abuse, and National Institute of Mental Health for \"Improving the ...

Strengthening the Integration of Mental Health and HIV Services in South Africa: Implementation Science In Support Of Scale-Up, Adaptation, and Dissemination

Funding has been awarded to principal investigator and Global Health doctoral student Chris Kemp by the NIH National Institute of Mental Health for \"Strengthening the Integration of Mental Health and ...

The University of Washington Implementation Sciences Training Program

Funding has been awarded to principal investigator Dr. J. Randall Curtis and co-principal investigator Bryan Weiner by the NIH National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute for the \"University of Washington ...

Systems analysis and improvement approach to optimize task-shifted mental health diagnosis and treatment cascades (SAIA-MH)

Principal investigator Dr. Bradley Wagenaar has received funding from the National Institutes of Health to support work on the grant \"Systems analysis and improvement approach to optimize task-shifted mental health ...

Measure Development to Accelerate the Translation of Evidence Based Clinical Guidelines into Practice

Sub-award funding has been granted to UW investigator Bryan Weiner by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences via the New York University School of Medicine for \"Measure Development ...

Implementing Assisted Partner Services to HIV Test and Treat Men in Western Kenya

Funding has been awarded to principal investigator Dr. Carey Farquhar by the NIH National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases for \"Implementing Assisted Partner Services to HIV Test and Treat ...

Transform Dissemination and Implementation Science in CTSA Programs

Funding has been awarded to principal investigator Dr. Mary L. (Nora) Disis by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences to \"Transform Dissemination and Implementation Science in CTSA Programs\". ...

The Impact of Inter-Organizational Alignment (IOA) on Implementation Outcomes

Funding has been awarded to principal investigator Aaron Lyon by the NIH National Institute of Mental Health for \"The Impact of Inter-Organizational Alignment (IOA) on Implementation Outcomes\".   Abstract: Integrated ...

Systems Analysis and Improvement Approach To Optimize the Pediatric HIV Diagnosis and Care Cascade (SAIA-PEDS)

Funding has been awarded to principal investigator Kenny Sherr by the NIH National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases for \"Systems Analysis and Improvement Approach To Optimize the Pediatric HIV ...

RCT of an Implementation Science Tool to Integrate HIV Testing Into Family Planning Services

Funding has been awarded to principal investigator Scott McClelland by the NIH Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development for an \"RCT of an Implementation Science ...

Advancing Implementation Science through Measure Development and Evaluation

Sub-award funding has been awarded to UW investigator Bryan Weiner by the NIH National Institute of Mental Health via Group Health Cooperative (now Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute) for ...

Point-Of-Care Viral Load Testing to Enable Task Shifting for Chronic HIV Care

Funding has been awarded to principal investigator Dr. Paul Drain by the NIH National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases for \"Point-Of-Care Viral Load Testing to Enable Task Shifting for ...

Optimizing Repeat HIV Testing During Pregnancy and Postpartum for PMTCT

Funding has been awarded to principal investigator Alison by the NIH National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases for \"Optimizing Repeat HIV Testing During Pregnancy and Postpartum for PMTCT\".   ...

Women and HIV: Translation Of Research Into Practice

Funding has been awarded to principal investigator Dr. Carey Farquhar by the NIH Fogarty International Center for \"Women and HIV: Translation Of Research Into Practice\".   Abstract: To provide optimal ...

Staff and School Factors Affecting Implementation of ASD Interventions in Schools

Funding has been awarded to principal investigator Jill Locke by the NIH National Institute of Mental Health for \"Staff and School Factors Affecting Implementation of ASD Interventions in Schools\".   ...

Clinic-Based Screening to Prevent HIV-Associated Cryptococcal Mortality

Funding has been awarded to principal investigator Dr. Paul Drain by the NIH National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases for \"Clinic-Based Screening to Prevent HIV-Associated Cryptococcal Mortality\".   Abstract: ...