DI18 Breakout Room

The Annual Conference on the Science of Dissemination and Implementation in Health (D&I), co-hosted by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and AcademyHealth, helps realize the full potential of evidence to optimize health and health care by bridging the gap between research, practice, and policy.

Keynote Address

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Amy Edmondson, Ph.D.

Novartis Professor of Leadership and Management - Harvard Business School

Amy Edmondson is the Novartis Professor of Leadership and Management at the Harvard Business School, an endowe... Read Bio

Featured Speakers

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Greg Aarons, Ph.D.

Professor - University of California San Diego

Gregory Aarons, PhD is a clinical and organizational psychologist, professor of Psychiatry at UC San Diego, an... Read Bio

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Daniel Almirall, Ph.D.

Associate Professor - University of Michigan

Daniel Almirall is Associate Professor in the Institute for Social Research and the Department of Statistics a... Read Bio

Rinad Beidas

Rinad Beidas, Ph.D.

Director, Implementation Research - University of Pennsylvania

Dr. Beidas is an Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Medical Ethics and Health Policy at the Perelman School... Read Bio

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Simon Craddock Lee, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Associate Professor - UT Southwestern Medical Center

Simon Craddock Lee is a medical anthropologist with postgraduate training in cancer control and prevention. Read Bio

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Laura Damschroder, M.P.H., M.S.

Research Investigator - Veterans Affairs (VA) Ann Arbor Center for Clinical Management Research

Laura Damschroder is an implementation researcher, with the Veterans Affairs Center for Clinical Management Re... Read Bio

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Maria Fernandez, Ph.D.

Professor - University of Texas Health Science Center

Dr. Fernandez is the Lorne Bain Distinguished Professor in Health and Medicine, a Professor of Health Promotio... Read Bio

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Sara Landes, Ph.D.

Associate Professor - University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

Sara J. Landes, PhD, is the Associate Director of the Behavioral Health QUERI, a core investigator with the So... Read Bio

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Peter Margolis, M.D., Ph.D.

Co-Director, James M. Anderson Center for Health Systems Excellence - Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center

Peter Margolis, M.D., Ph.D., is Cincinnati Children’s Professor of Pediatrics and Co-Director of the James M. ... Read Bio

Gila Neta

Gila Neta, Ph.D., M.P.P.

Program Director for Implementation Science - National Cancer Institute

Gila Neta, PhD, MPP is an Epidemiologist and Program Director for the Implementation Science Team in the Offic... Read Bio

Enola Proctor

Enola Proctor, Ph.D.

Director, Center for Dissemination and Implementation at the Institue for Public Health - Washington University

Dr. Proctor’s teaching and research are motivated by the question, how do we ensure that people receive the ve... Read Bio

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Rohit Ramaswamy, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Professor - UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health

Dr. Rohit Ramaswamy is a professor who applies tools and methods of implementation and improvement science to ... Read Bio

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Lisa Saldana, Ph.D.

Senior Scientist - Oregon Social Learning Center

Lisa Saldana has a doctorate in clinical psychology with a research and clinical emphasis in child welfare pop... Read Bio

Bryan Weiner
Committee Member

Bryan Weiner, Ph.D.

Professor, Global Health Professor and Health Services - University of Washington

Bryan Weiner, Ph.D., is Professor, Department of Global Health and Department of Health Services, at the Unive... Read Bio

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Merrick Zwarenstein, M.D.

Director - Western University

Merrick Zwarenstein has an MD, Masters Degrees in Microbiology and in Community Health, and a PhD degree in Ep... Read Bio

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