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DISC Journal Club and Works in Progress
Mark the second Thursday of every month at 2pm PST to learn about D&I community updates, discuss D&I research topics, and share ways to build D&I capacity within the community. The next meeting will feature Lindsey Wade and David Mier on October 14th at 2:00pm PDTDavid and Lindsey will lead a discussion around how the Hospital Association of San Diego and Imperial Counties develops their Community Health Needs Assessment and how local hospital leaders and policymakers use community data to clarify priorities. Please join us and expect a unique and rich discussion on how policymakers, public health and hospital leaders, and researchers can collaborate to create change. Submit your discussion questions in advance here!

Early Bird Specials for the UC San Diego ACTRI DISC "How to get funded in D&I Science Workshop" 
This workshop will be held on October 25th and 26th as a 2-day, virtual workshop where attendees will be educated regarding current funding opportunities for D&I research and feature presentations from public, private, national and international funding agencies. Make sure to reserve your ticket by Friday to snag the reduced registration rate!

Getting Funded in D&I -  Fall 2021 Workshop UPDATED - Click the image to learn more!

Job Announcements

Inter-CFAR Fellowship in HIV & IS - The inter-CFAR Implementation Science Working Group and the Mid-Atlantic CFAR Implementation Science Hub are welcoming applications for an NIH-funded training opportunity in implementation science (IS) for early stage investigators engaging in HIV-related research. For more details, click here!

Implementation Science Training for professionals in LMICs - Through The Center for Implementation’s 6-week self-paced online course, Designing for Implementation, participants will gain a clear roadmap to design their intervention using best practices and approaches from implementation.The Center for Implementation are offering 15 spots for eligible professionals to enroll in Designing for Implementation for free. To learn more, click here.

Implementation Scientist, Assistant Professor - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and the Department of Pediatrics at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania is seeking candidates who have expertise in implementation science with a strong record of academic achievement to build a leading program in pediatric implementation science. Responsibilities may include teaching and/or mentoring of medical students at the Perelman School of Medicine as well as residents or fellows. More information here

PCORI Program Associate - The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) research is intended to give patients a better understanding of the prevention, treatment and care options available, and the science that supports those options. PCORI is looking for a Program Associate to join their team. Apply here.

Qualitative Methodologist at Yale School of Public Health - The Center for Methods in Implementation and Prevention Science (CMIPS) in the Yale School of Public Health and the Yale School of Medicine is recruiting a qualitative methodologist to join our team and suite of innovative projects, both domestic and international. Please find the ad attached. Note, the topical focus is Heart, Lung, and Blood Health Promotion, but we are very open to other substantive health areas, given how interrelated health conditions are. 

UC San Diego DISC Monthly Newsletter Archives 

Volume and Issue

Volume 2, Issue 9

September 2021

Volume 2, Issue 8

August 2021

Volume 2, Issue 7

July 2021​

Volume 2, Issue 6

June 2021

Volume 2, Issue 5

​May 2021

 Volume 2, Issue 4 

​April 2021

Volume 2, Issue 3

​March 2021

​Volume 2, Issue 2

February 2021​

​Volume 2, Issue 1

​January 2021

Volume 1, Issue 7

​December 2020

Volume 1, Issue 6

​November 2020

Volume 1, Issue 5

October 2020

Volume 1, Issue 4
 September 2020
​Volume 1, Issue 3
August 2020
​Volume 1, Issue 2
 July 2020
​Volume 1, Issue 1

June 2020