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Dissemination and Implementation Research in Health (R21): PAR-13-054
  1. Amanda Beaini

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Components of Participating Organizations

National Institute of Mental Health

National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine

National Cancer Institute

National Human Genome Research Institute

National Institute on Aging

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

National Institute on Drug Abuse

National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders

National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

National Institute of Nursing Research

Office of Behavioral and Social Science Research

Application Receipt/Submission Date(s): Multiple dates, see announcement.

Each year, billions of U.S. tax dollars are spent on research and hundreds of billions are spent on service delivery and community health programs. However, relatively little is spent on, or known about, how best to ensure that the lessons learned from research are relevant to, and, inform and improve the quality of health, delivery of services and the utilization and sustainability of evidence-based tools and approaches. In the context of increased interest and investment in comparative effectiveness research that will help to determine the optimal interventions to be used in clinical and community healthcare practice, it is essential that health care providers, patients, families, caregivers, communities and healthcare settings are equipped with empirically-supported strategies to integrate scientific knowledge and effective interventions into everyday use. The National Institutes of Health has recognized that closing the gap between research discovery and clinical and community practice is both a complex challenge and an absolute necessity if we are to ensure that all populations benefit from the Nation’s investments in scientific discoveries.

The National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), National Cancer Institute (NCI), National Center on Complementary …

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