What are the most effective weight loss/weight gain prevention strategies for high risk groups?
Will sensitivity to the psychological aspects of obesity, including lifestyle priorities and motivations, improve the efficacy of long-term effectiveness of weight loss and obesity prevention interventions?
There is a need to identify effective interventions for heart, lung, blood, and sleep diseases that could have a transformative population level impact on health inequities if expanded at the national level.
Examples of several issues that need to be addressed are:
• Need for better definition of the role of families/communities in EBP (as co-therapists).
• Requires less system fragmentation
• Need for improved measurement,... more »
What are the best strategies to develop a highly competent diverse Implementation Science research workforce to address health inequities?
How can cost-effective implementation of late stage translation (T4) research protocols be facilitated for heart, lung, blood, sleep diseases and health inequities?
Can research platforms and networks be created and utilized to facilitate execution of multi-level interventions and approaches for the end user in collaboration with key stake holders?
What non-traditional partnerships can be leveraged to address health inequities?
Using previous federal and partner infrastructure, what are the best methods to promote culturally competent T4 interventions that will reduce cardiopulmonary risk factors in global populations with a disproportionate burden of heart, lung, blood, sleep diseases?
How best do we leverage the existing Federally Qualified Healthcare Center’s (FQHC) infrastructure to study T4 Implementation Research for heart, lung, blood, sleep diseases and conditions among high risk and vulnerable populations?