Implementation Science and Complementary Health Interventions

September 20, 2020

Implementation Science and Complementary Health Interventions

The purpose of this webinar is to share the state of the science around implementation science and complementary and integrative health approaches with National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH) stakeholders. The speakers are experts in implementation science research, and the webinar will be of great value to integrative health researchers and others interested in learning about NCCIH research interests.


1:00-1:10 p.m. | Welcome and Introductory Remarks
Helene Langevin, M.D., Director, NCCIH
Dave Clark, Dr.P.H., Program Director, NCCIH

1:10-1:25 p.m. | Implementation Science Discussion: Using Common Definitions
Dave Clark, Dr.P.H., Program Director, NCCIH

1:25-1:50 p.m. | Mind-Body-Movement Interventions: Overview of the State of the Science
Peter Wayne, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Medicine and Director of Osher Center for Integrative Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women’s Hospital

1:50-2:15 p.m. | Challenges and Opportunities to Integrate Evidence-based Complementary Interventions into Traditional Healthcare Settings
Amanda Midboe, Ph.D., Research Health Science Specialist and Investigator, Center for Innovation to Implementation, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

2:15-2:35 p.m. | Successful Implementation Science Portfolios Across the NIH: Perspectives and Priorities from 4 Institutes/Centers
Gila Neta, Ph.D., M.P.P., Program Director for Implementation Science, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute
Denise Pintello, Ph.D., M.S.W., Chief, Child and Adolescent Services Research Program; Acting Chief, Dissemination and Implementation Research Program; National Institute of Mental Health
Lori Ducharme, Ph.D., Health Scientist Administrator, National Institute on Drug Abuse
Catherine (Kate) Stoney, Ph.D., Deputy Director, Translation Research Branch, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

2:35-2:55 p.m. | Q&A
Emmeline Edwards, Ph.D., Director, NCCIH Division of Extramural Research

2:55-3:00 p.m. | Wrap-up and Closing Remarks
Dave Clark, Dr.P.H., Program Director, NCCIH