Critical Questions for Pragmatic Clinical Trialists: Insights From the NIH Pragmatic Trials Collaboratory ’ s First Decade - Day 2
This workshop, which will take place on 2 half-days, will explore questions that are critical to designing and implementing pragmatic clinical trials (PCTs) conducted within health care systems. Pragmatic trials differ from traditional more-explanatory clinical trials, as they test interventions or practices delivered in real-world settings. The NIH Pragmatic Trials Collaboratory has now been supporting PCTs for a decade, including a set of trials in the PRISM (Pragmatic and Implementation Studies for the Management of Pain to Reduce Opioid Prescribing) program of the Helping to End Addiction Long-term ® Initiative, or NI...
Source: Videocast - All Events - May 23, 2022 Category: General Medicine Tags: Upcoming Events Source Type: video

Critical Questions for Pragmatic Clinical Trialists: Insights From the NIH Pragmatic Trials Collaboratory ’ s First Decade - Day 1
This workshop, which will take place on 2 half-days, will explore questions that are critical to designing and implementing pragmatic clinical trials (PCTs) conducted within health care systems. Pragmatic trials differ from traditional more-explanatory clinical trials, as they test interventions or practices delivered in real-world settings. The NIH Pragmatic Trials Collaboratory has now been supporting PCTs for a decade, including a set of trials in the PRISM (Pragmatic and Implementation Studies for the Management of Pain to Reduce Opioid Prescribing) program of the Helping to End Addiction Long-term ® Initiative, or NI...
Source: Videocast - All Events - May 16, 2022 Category: General Medicine Tags: Upcoming Events Source Type: video

Advancing Research on Emotional Well-Being and Regulation of Eating
Given the rising levels of global stress, worsened by the COVID-19 pandemic, loneliness and mental health problems are on the rise, adding to the burden of chronic diseases. Most health-oriented research takes a harm-reduction approach, i.e., identifying and mitigating problems to reduce disease burden. Understanding and promoting emotional well-being (EWB) may yield another important strategy to accomplish this and significantly improve people ’ s health. Little has been known about how to best increase EWB in ways that also improve health.Dr. Epel is principal investigator of a new research network to develop resources...
Source: Videocast - All Events - April 12, 2022 Category: General Medicine Tags: Upcoming Events Source Type: video

Can a Controversial Tree Help End the Opioid Crisis?
National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH) Integrative Medicine Research Lecture SeriesKratom (botanical nameMitragyna speciosa Korth) is a tree in the coffee family (Rubiaceae) indigenous to Southeast Asia. Its leaves are the source of a Thai traditional drug, kratom, that possesses unique pharmacologic actions — e.g., stimulant actions like those of the coca plant plus depressant ones like those of opium. Traditionally, in its countries of origin, kratom extract has been used as an opium substitute; in Thailand, it has been used as a treatment for addiction.Recently, human case reports have increa...
Source: Videocast - All Events - March 16, 2022 Category: General Medicine Tags: Upcoming Events Source Type: video

Clinical Center Research Hospital Board Meeting - April 2022
The NIH Clinical Center is the nation's premier research hospital, serving more than 10,000 new patients each year. Some 1,200 physicians, dentists, and doctoral-level researchers and more than 600 nurses and 450 allied health care professionals provide care to patients and support the research activities of more than 1,600 laboratories.For more information go tohttps://www.ccrhb.od.nih.govAir date: 4/1/2022 9:00:00 AM (Source: Videocast - All Events)
Source: Videocast - All Events - March 14, 2022 Category: General Medicine Tags: Upcoming Events Source Type: video

Building Unifying Systems of Care Addressing Comorbidities in Women and Girls [Day 2]
This virtual workshop aims to address the gaps and opportunities for advancing community adoption and implementation of gender-relevant evidence-based mental health, substance use, cardiopulmonary, and metabolic disease prevention and treatment interventions for women from high-risk and marginalized communities across the lifespan. Addressing the social determinants of health and building infrastructure to ensure sustainability of innovations will be important cross-cutting themes. The workshop will bring together experts, including researchers, clinicians, and community and federal partners, to: 1) present the current sta...
Source: Videocast - All Events - December 8, 2021 Category: General Medicine Tags: Upcoming Events Source Type: video

Building Unifying Systems of Care Addressing Comorbidities in Women and Girls [Day 1]
This virtual workshop aims to address the gaps and opportunities for advancing community adoption and implementation of gender-relevant evidence-based mental health, substance use, cardiopulmonary, and metabolic disease prevention and treatment interventions for women from high-risk and marginalized communities across the lifespan. Addressing the social determinants of health and building infrastructure to ensure sustainability of innovations will be important cross-cutting themes. The workshop will bring together experts, including researchers, clinicians, and community and federal partners, to: 1) present the current sta...
Source: Videocast - All Events - December 8, 2021 Category: General Medicine Tags: Upcoming Events Source Type: video

Clinical Center Research Hospital Board Meeting - October 2021
The NIH Clinical Center is the nation's premier research hospital, serving more than 10,000 new patients each year. Some 1,200 physicians, dentists, and doctoral-level researchers and more than 600 nurses and 450 allied health care professionals provide care to patients and support the research activities of more than 1,600 laboratories.For more information go tohttps://www.ccrhb.od.nih.gov/Air date: 10/15/2021 9:00:00 AM (Source: Videocast - All Events)
Source: Videocast - All Events - September 27, 2021 Category: General Medicine Tags: Upcoming Events Source Type: video

OHSRP Education Session 10/7: Reframing Lessons from the Syphilis Study Done at Tuskegee (1932-1972) to Address the COVID-19 Pandemic: From Vaccine Hesitancy to Vaccine Confidence
The October session of the Office of Human Subjects Research Protections (OHSRP) Education Series will be held on Thursday, October 7, 2021, from 3-4 PM via live NIH videocast (https://videocast.nih.gov/ ) for NIH staff only. This presentation is titled “ Reframing Lessons from the Syphilis Study Done at Tuskegee (1932-1972) to Address the COVID-19 Pandemic: From Vaccine Hesitancy to Vaccine Confidence. Our guest speaker for this session is Dr. Stephen B. Thomas, Professor of Health Policy& Management at the University of Maryland School of Public Health, and he is also the Director of Maryland Center for Health Equity....
Source: Videocast - All Events - September 23, 2021 Category: General Medicine Tags: Upcoming Events Source Type: video

Reproductive Health Care for Persons with Disabilities Across the Transition from Adolescence to Adulthood
Meeting Objective: To identify scientific gaps related to the preventive reproductive health needs of adolescents and young adults with physical, sensory, and intellectual disabilities. The focus is on 1) barriers to and facilitators of appropriate care (including accessing knowledgeable providers, continuity of care, and provision and receipt of preventive counseling and screening services during visits); 2) effective use of existing reproductive health interventions, medications, and devices; and 3) inclusion in relevant and appropriate research. The meeting scope is inclusive of persons of all gender identities. Partici...
Source: Videocast - All Events - September 21, 2021 Category: General Medicine Tags: Upcoming Events Source Type: video

NIH Clinical Neuroscience Grand Rounds
Who Should Attend: This activity is intended for Neurologists, Neuroscientists, Neurosurgeons, Neuropsychologists, and Health Care Professionals. Accreditation   Statement: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and polices of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine is accredited by the ACME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Credit Designation Statement: The ...
Source: Videocast - All Events - September 13, 2021 Category: General Medicine Tags: Upcoming Events Source Type: video

Reimagining Mental Health Care in the US: Lessons from Low-resourced Contexts
Speaker Vikram Patel, Ph.D., is the Pershing Square Professor of Global Health, Harvard Medical School. His work has focused on the burden of mental health problems across the life course, their association with social disadvantage, and the use of community resources for their prevention and treatment.For more information go tohttps://oir.nih.gov/walsAir date: 10/27/2021 3:00:00 PM (Source: Videocast - All Events)
Source: Videocast - All Events - September 8, 2021 Category: General Medicine Tags: Upcoming Events Source Type: video

Focus on Aging: Federal Partners' Webinar Series - End-of-Life Care
The Focus on Aging webinar series addresses important topics for public health and health care professionals, aging services organizations, the research community, and other stakeholders in aging. In addition to general topics of interest for older adults and those who work with them, each webinar includes information specific to individuals with Alzheimer ’ s disease and other types of dementia, as well as their caregivers. The September 2021 edition of the webinar series focuses on end-of-life care.Air date: 9/30/2021 2:30:00 PM (Source: Videocast - All Events)
Source: Videocast - All Events - August 31, 2021 Category: General Medicine Tags: Upcoming Events Source Type: video

Beyond the Symptom - The Biology of Fatigue [Day 2]
On September 27-28, 2021 NIH will host a virtual workshop intitled Beyond the Symptom: Biology of Fatigue to bring together individuals who do research on fatigue, health care providers who see patients with fatigue, and individuals who have fatigue and patient advocates. This workshop is a joint workshop of the NIH Blueprint Neuroscience Research Program and the Sleep Research Society.Air date: 9/28/2021 10:00:00 AM (Source: Videocast - All Events)
Source: Videocast - All Events - August 5, 2021 Category: General Medicine Tags: Upcoming Events Source Type: video

Beyond the Symptom - The Biology of Fatigue [Day 1]
On September 27-28, 2021 NIH will host a virtual workshop intitled Beyond the Symptom: Biology of Fatigue to bring together individuals who do research on fatigue, health care providers who see patients with fatigue, and individuals who have fatigue and patient advocates. This workshop is a joint workshop of the NIH Blueprint Neuroscience Research Program and the Sleep Research Society.Air date: 9/27/2021 10:00:00 AM (Source: Videocast - All Events)
Source: Videocast - All Events - August 5, 2021 Category: General Medicine Tags: Upcoming Events Source Type: video