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Sunday, December 10, 2023

Time Activity
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM Registration Open
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM Adjunct Event (Pre-registration required. More info here.)
Dissemination & Implementation in Embedded Pragmatic Trials: Raising the Bar for Real-World Research
1:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Pre-Conference Workshops (Pre-registration required. More info here.)

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM Adjunct Event (Pre-registration required. More info here.)
Implementation Science for Maternal Health Interest Group

Monday, December 11, 2023

Time Activity
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM Registration Open
7:45 AM - 8:30 AM Coffee Chat: Health Policy and D&I led by Erika Crable, Ph.D., M.P.H., and Natalie Riva Smith, Ph.D.
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Orientation Q&A Session (Live follow up to 2022 Orientation recording)

8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Yoga
9:00 AM - 9:15 AM Break
9:15 AM - 10:30 AM

Opening Plenary

Welcome and Introductions

David Chambers

David Chambers, D.Phil.

Deputy Director for Implementation Science - National Cancer Institute

Dr. David Chambers is Deputy Director for Implementation Science Team in the Office of the Director in the Div... Read Bio

Keynote: Doing Better at Doing Better: The Role of Co-Design in Producing the Evidence for Dissemination and Implementation


Mary Dixon-Woods, M.Sc., D.Phil.

Director of THIS Institute and Professor - University of Cambridge

Mary Dixon-Woods is Director of THIS Institute and The Health Foundation Professor of Healthcare Improvement S... Read Bio

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM Networking Break
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM Concurrent Sessions (Round 1)
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM Lunch on Your Own
1:15 PM - 2:30 PM Poster Session #1 & Best Poster Voting
2:45 PM - 4:00 PM Concurrent Sessions (Round 2)
4:00 PM - 4:15 PM Break
4:15 PM - 5:30 PM Poster Session #2 and Reception & Best Poster Voting
5:30 PM - 6:15 PM D&iTunes

Tuesday, December 12, 2023

Time Activity
7:00 AM - 4:30 PM Registration Open
7:15 AM - 8:00 AM Coffee Chat: Global IS led by Nadia Sam-Agudu, M.D., CTropMed, and Juliet Iwelunmor, Ph.D.
8:00 AM - 9:15 AM Poster Session #3 and Continental Breakfast
9:15 AM - 9:30 AM Break
9:30 AM - 10:45 AM Concurrent Sessions (Round 3)
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM Break
11:15 AM - 12:30 PM

Plenary Session

Braiding Conceptual and Empirical Understanding of Dissemination and Implementation: A Critical Review of Theories, Models, and Frameworks


Committee Member, Member, Researcher

Meghan Lane-Fall, M.D., M.S.H.P., FCCM

Executive Director, Penn Implementation Science Center - University of Pennsylvania

Meghan Lane-Fall, M.D., M.S.H.P., FCCM is an implementation scientist and practicing anesthesiologist and inte... Read Bio



Ana Baumann, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Surgery - Washington University School of Medicine

Baumann’s research agenda focuses on identifying strategies to facilitate the implementation and dissemination... Read Bio


Matthew Chinman, Ph.D.

Career Research Scientist - VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System (VAPHS)

Matthew Chinman, Ph.D., (University of South Carolina) is a clinical/community psychologist and a Career Resea... Read Bio


Julia E. Moore, Ph.D.

Executive Director - The Center for Implementation

Dr. Julia E. Moore is an award-winning expert on the practical applications of implementation science. Read Bio

12:30 PM - 2:15 PM Lunch on Your Own
1:00 PM - 2:15 PM Discussion Forums and Meet the Editors
2:30 PM - 3:45 PM Concurrent Sessions (Round 4)
3:45 PM - 4:00 PM Break
4:00 PM - 5:15 PM

Plenary Session

Exploring Tensions Between Context-Specific and Generalizable D&I Knowledge




Elvin Geng, M.D., M.P.H.

Professor of Medicine - Washington University in St. Louis

Elvin Geng, M.D., M.P.H., is Professor of Medicine at Washington University in St. Louis where he directs the ... Read Bio


Mosa Moshabela, M.B.Ch.B., M.Med., M.Sc., Ph.D.

Professor of Public Health and Deputy Vice-Chancellor for Research and Innovation - University of KwaZulu-Natal

Professor Mosa Moshabela, M.B.Ch.B., M.Med., M.Sc., Ph.D., is a Professor of Public Health and Deputy Vice-Cha... Read Bio


Nadia Sam-Agudu, M.D.

Professor of Pediatrics and Director, Global Pediatrics Program - University of Minnesota Medical School

Dr. Nadia Sam-Agudu is a clinician-scientist in pediatric infectious diseases, implementation science and glob... Read Bio

5:45 AM - 6:45 PM Yoga

Wednesday, December 13, 2023

Time Activity
7:30 AM - 12:00 PM Registration Open
7:30 AM - 8:15 AM Coffee Chat: Equity and D&I led by Prajakta Adsul, Ph.D., M.B.B.S., M.P.H., and Lorenda Belone, Ph.D., M.P.H.
8:30 AM - 9:45 AM Concurrent Sessions (Round 5)
9:45 AM - 10:15 AM Networking Break
9:55 AM - 10:10 AM Yoga
10:15 AM - 11:30 AM Concurrent Sessions (Round 6)
11:30 AM - 11:45 AM Break
11:45 AM - 1:00 PM

Closing Plenary

Beyond the Trial: Advancing Opportunities to Harness Implementation Practice Knowledge


Jeremy Grimshaw

Jeremy Grimshaw, M.B.Ch.B., Ph.D.

Senior Scientist in the Clinical Epidemiology Program - Ottawa Hospital Research Institute

Professor Jeremy Grimshaw is an internationally recognized implementation scientist and evidence synthesist. Read Bio


Board Member, Presenter

Alyce S. Adams, Ph.D.

Inaugural Stanford Medicine Innovation Professor - Stanford School of Medicine AcademyHealth Board Past Chair

Dr. Adams is the inaugural Stanford Medicine Innovation Professor and a Professor in the Departments of Health... Read Bio


Susannah Bernheim, M.D., M.H.S.

Chief Quality Officer and Acting Chief Medical Officer - Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services Innovation Center (CMMI)

Susannah Bernheim, M.D., M.H.S., is the Chief Quality Officer and Acting Chief Medical Officer at the Center f... Read Bio


Mike Reid, M.D.

Chief Science Officer - Bureau of Global Health Security and Diplomacy (GHSD) – PEPFAR - U.S. Department of State

Dr. Mike Reid is Chief Science Officer in the US Department of State’s Bureau of Global Health Security and Di... Read Bio

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Adjunct Event (Pre-registration required. More info here.)
Early-Career Technical Assistance Workshop