Colorado Implementation Science Center for Cancer Control



AAFP Updates Recommendation on Lung Cancer Screening

The updated recommendation, posted on March 31, states that the Academy supports the task force’s [USPSTF] recommendation for annual screening for lung cancer with low-dose CT in adults aged 50 to 80 years who have a 20 pack-year smoking history and currently smoke or have quit within the past 15 years.

Read the full Press Release

Forum, N. C. P., & National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. (2021). Advancing Progress in the Development and Implementation of Effective, High-Quality Cancer Screening: Proceedings of a Workshop

New HINTS 5, Cycle 4 (2020) Data Now Available for Download

In addition to assessing the health communication and technology measures that HINTS specializes in, HINTS 5, Cycle 4 (2020) included new questions to assess people’s awareness of and experience with genetic testing and clinical trials, and their support for or opposition to communication-related public health policies such as product advertising restrictions and warning labels. HINTS 5, Cycle 4 (2020) data were collected from February through June 2020 (N=3,865) and are available for download in SAS, SPSS, and STATA formats.

Download New HINTS Data

April 12, 2021 - 10-11a MT

Adaptation, Fidelity, and Tailoring group (AFT) webinar

Promoting health equity through implementation science: a focus on adaptations

Dr. Prajakta Adsul 

Register HERE

March 30, 2021 - 1-2p MT

BRIDGE-C2 Center Grand Rounds - "Participatory Implementation Science to Improve Colorectal Cancer Screening in Rural Settings"

Melinda Davis, PhD

Join Meeting HERE (PW: Wg4hUFPET96)

March 9, 2021

11-12:30p MT

The Implementation and Sustainment Facilitation (ISF) Strategy A promising strategy for improving implementation climate, implementation effectiveness, and intervention effectiveness.

Bryan Garner, Ph.D.
RTI International

Click HERE for more info

TIDIRC 2021 Now Accepting Applications

January 25, 2021 - Application Period Opens
February 19, 2021 - Application Period Closes
Applications close February 19, 2021 12pm ET.
Late applications will not be accepted for consideration.
Late March - Online Course Begins
November 1-2, 2021 - Virtual Meeting & Course Close Out

Click HERE for more info

SAVE THE DATES! Ca-PRI Virtual Conference June 9-10, 2021 Visit the Website for more info

(disregard website dates, 4/15-16 has been changed)

Robust D&I Graduate Certificate Program – All Online! The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus offers an online Dissemination and Implementation (D&I) Graduate Certificate Program, preparing you to push the boundaries of health services and public health research and make a lasting impact on population health in diverse settings. Ideal for K-awardees, program evaluators, and mid-career faculty seeking to add expertise in D&I science. This certificate requires 12 credit hours of coursework to complete, covering key topics in D&I research in health such as: models, methods, and measures; study designs and mixed methods; understanding context and adaptation; sustainability and sustainment; and grant-writing. Learn more about the program and the 2021 application expectations. Applications are due February 1 – March 1, 2021.