Welcome to IS-2

The Institute for Implementation Science Scholars (IS-2) is a mentored training program for post-doctoral scholars interested in applying dissemination and implementation (D&I) research to proven behavioral and social science research (BSSR) to eliminate chronic disease disparities.

Application Cycle 2020

The 2020 application cycle is now closed.

Applicants will be notified of the program’s decision by mid-March.


Interested in applying for the 2021 cycle?

News & Updates

WashU Awarded Grant for Training the Next Generation of Researchers in Implementation Science

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has awarded $838,500 to Washington University in St. Louis to train researchers to find ways improve the adoption of evidence-based practices to reduce chronic diseases such as diabetes, cancer and cardiovascular disease. The annual, five-day training and ongoing mentoring for post-doctoral researchers aims to shorten the gap between research results […]