IS-2 2022 Scholar Cohort Announced

The IS-2 program is thrilled to introduce our newest Scholars! The exceptional group of researchers will begin their 2-year mentored training program in D&I Science this summer. See below for a complete list of investigators joining the 2022 cohort. 2022 IS-2 Scholar Cohort SCHOLAR NAME (a-z) INSTITUTION Daniel Amante, PhD, MPH UMass Chan Medical School […]

IS-2 at the 14th Annual Conference on the Science of D&I in Health

The 14th Annual Conference on the Science of Dissemination and Implementation in Health, co-hosted by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and AcademyHealth, will be hosted December 14-16, 2021. This year’s conference theme – Broadening Horizons for Impact: Incorporating Multisectoral Approaches into D&I Science – highlights the importance of incorporating within studies, attention to the […]

PUBLICATION: Implementation science should give higher priority to health equity

IS-2 Core Faculty, Drs. Ross Brownson (Co-Director), Shiriki Kumanyika, and Debra Haire-Joshu (Co-Director) recently published a thought piece in Implementation Science – Implementation science should give higher priority to health equity. Abstract Background: There is growing urgency to tackle issues of equity and justice in the USA and worldwide. Health equity, a framing that moves […]