Irving Institute Announces 2019-2020 Intervention-and-Implementation Science Pilot Awardees

February 10, 2020

The Irving Institute for Clinical and Translational Research, home to Columbia University’s Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) Program hub, announces the 2019-2020 Intervention-and-Implementation Science pilot awardees.

Funded in collaboration with the Department of Epidemiology at Columbia’s Mailman School of Public Health, the Intervention-and-Implementation Science program provides one-year pilot awards for proof-of-concept projects to be conducted “in miniature”, ultimately leading to larger intervention or implementation science projects and producing new knowledge that directly impacts population health, supported by larger extramural funds.

The 2019-2020 awardees are:

Personalized Infographics to Control Teen Asthma (PICTA)

  • Adriana Arcia, PhD, RN, Assistant Professor of Nursing at CUMC Columbia School of Nursing (Principal Investigator)
  • Stephanie Lovinsky-Desir, MD, MS, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics Pediatrics - Pulmonology
  • Maureen George, PhD, RN, AE-C, FAAN, Associate Professor of Nursing at CUMC Columbia School of Nursing

Flexible Intervention Strategy for TB Prevention

  • Yael Hirsch-Moverman, PhD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Epidemiology (in ICAP) at the Columbia University Medical Center Mailman School of Public Health – ICAP (Principal Investigator)
  • Andrea Howard, MD, MS, Associate Professor of Epidemiology (in the International Center for AIDS Care and Treatment Programs) at the Columbia University Medical Center Mailman School of Public Health – ICAP
  • Anthony Mutiti, MBChB, MMED, Pediatric HIV and TB Technical Advisor Mailman School of Public Health – ICAP
  • Joanne Mantell, PhD, MSPH, Professor of Clinical Psychology (in Psychiatry), Columbia University Medical Center Psychiatry - Division of Gender, Sexuality, and Health
  • Sisi Dube, MPH, Child and adolescent TB Focal point, Eswatini Ministry of Health National TB Control Programme,

Designing a Shared-Decision Making Intervention for Opioid Prescribers

  • Silvia Martins, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Epidemiology Mailman School of Public Health – Epidemiology (Principal Investigator)
  • Ruth Landau-Cahana, MD, Virginia Apgar, M.D. Professor of Anesthesiology at the Columbia University Medical Center Anesthesiology (Co-Principal Investigator)
  • Christine Mauro, PhD, MS, Assistant Professor of Biostatistics at the Columbia University Medical Center Mailman School of Public Health – Biostatistics

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