Events with the Center for Translation Research and Implementation Science
June 22 to July 23, 2017
The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) convened several experts from a broad range of biomedical, behavioral, environmental, and social science backgrounds to explore community-engaged implementation research strategies for reducing cardiovascular disparities.
April 24 - 26, 2017
In collaboration with the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA), the Center for Translation Research and Implementation Science (CTRIS) at the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute sponsored a workshop in Georgetown, Guyana, April 24-26, 2017, to build research capacity in the Caribbean region, especially through the lens of late-stage translation research.
The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Workshop: "Toward testing the effects of a Mediterranean dietary pattern on cardiovascular and other diseases in the United States"
May 16 - 17, 2016
The NHLBI, in partnership with the National Cancer Institute and Office of Disease Prevention, convened a working group in Bethesda, Maryland, to discuss the feasibility of and provide recommendations for testing the effects of a Mediterranean dietary pattern.
NHLBI AIDS Working Group: Refining Current Scientific Priorities & Identifying New Scientific Gaps in HIV-related Heart, Lung, Blood, and Sleep (HLBS) Research
December 14 - 15, 2015
The NHLBI organized a working group on December 14-15, 2015 in Bethesda, Maryland, to identify future scientific priorities for NHLBI HIV/AIDS research. The core objectives included discussions on HIV-related HLBS Comorbidities; HIV Cure; Prevention; and impacting the health of people living with HIV.
Multi-level Intervention Research Methods: Recommendations for Targeting Hard-to-Reach, High-Risk or Vulnerable Populations and Communities
September 15 - 16, 2015
The NHLBI convened a working group meeting on September 15 and 16, 2015 to provide recommendations for designing and implementing multi-level interventions that target hard-to-reach, high risk or vulnerable populations and communities.
In September 2014, a think tank sponsored by the NHLBI issued recommendations pertaining to global health research.
Members of this think tank sought to identify the causes of health inequities and advised the NHLBI on T4 translation and intervention research that would reduce the high burden of disease among at-risk populations.