Tag Archives: Research

Redesigned AIDSinfo and infoSIDA

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog. “To mark the upcoming World AIDS Day 2011, a redesigned AIDSinfo Website was released today as well as the Spanish language infoSIDA. These sites offer federally-approved information on HIV research and treatment, … Continue reading

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Understanding Web 2.0

The following was posted as “food for thought” on the BHIC Blog. What Are Web 2.0 Tools and Why They Should be Incorporated into the Research http://bit.ly/o6z2eN It is no longer sustainable for a research organisation to ignore incorporating Web … Continue reading

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Play in the Lab: Avoiding Research Misconduct

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog. http://bit.ly/giW2ut “In “The Lab: Avoiding Research Misconduct,” you become the lead characters in an interactive movie and make decisions about integrity in research that can have long-term consequences. The simulation addresses Responsible … Continue reading

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mHealth Evidence Call for White Papers

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog. http://www.rwjf.org/pioneer/cfp.jsp?ID=21366 Deadline: May 27, 2011 Mobile health (mHealth) has the potential to simultaneously reduce the cost of health care and improve our health by encouraging healthy behaviors, providing continuous monitoring to prevent … Continue reading

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Research to Reality

  https://researchtoreality.cancer.gov/ Research to Reality is an online community of practice that links cancer control practitioners and researchers and provides opportunities for discussion, learning, and enhanced collaboration on moving research into practice. For more information see http://bit.ly/hdNmfQ [posted in PHPartners … Continue reading

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PubMed Health is Now Available!

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/ PubMed Health is a consumer health Web site produced by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI), a division of the National Library of Medicine (NLM) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). PubMed Health provides up-to-date information on … Continue reading

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Helpful Funding Resources from NIH

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog. “Help for Your Unfunded NIH Applications http://HealthResearchFunding.org The National Health Council http://www.nationalhealthcouncil.org/ just announced the availability of a database that will help link unfunded NIH applications with potential non-governmental funding sources. We … Continue reading

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Social Media: A Guide for Researchers

Information on this exciting resource was posted  on the BHIC Blog. http://bit.ly/eOwfQa From the Introduction: “This guide will show you how you can use social media to help your research and your career. Social media have big implications for how … Continue reading

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Health Literacy Award and Conference

http://bit.ly/dGSQlf Nominations for the 2011 IHA (Institute for Health Care  Advancement)  Health Literacy Awards are now being accepted. Awards are given in three categories: Innovative Programs *Published Materials (including websites) Research. Awards will be presented at the IHA Health Literacy … Continue reading

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FUNDING: Understanding and Promoting Health Literacy

http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-10-133.html Description: The ultimate goal of this program is to encourage empirical research on health literacy concepts, theory, and interventions as these relate to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services public health priorities that are outlined in its … Continue reading

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