Translating Research into Practice


Clinical Directors Network, Inc. (CDN) is a not-for-profit clinician membership organization, practice-based research network (PBRN), and clinician training organization, founded to provide peer-initiated activities for clinicians practicing in low income, minority, and other underserved communities. CDN’s overall goal is to translate clinical research into clinical practice for the enhancement of health equity and improvement of public health. MORE

Research

CDN was designated a “Best Practice” Clinical Research Network by the NIH (2006).

We accelerate research translation. CDN has over 25 years of experience developing, conducting, implementing and evaluating practice-based research with Community Health Centers and other safety-net practices. MORE

Education

CDN is an AHRQ designated Center of Excellence for Primary Care Practice-Based Research and Learning (2012).

We provide peer support through training and education that integrates online and on-site didactic and experiential learning. Collaborate with us to meet your training needs. MORE

Partnership

CDN has an extensive network of multidisciplinary researchers, clinicians, clinical leaders and policy-makers.

We conduct research and educational activities in partnership with government, academic, not-for-profit, and for profit organizations. Our national network represents an enormous resource for change. MORE

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Upcoming Webcast

Meet the Author: Change in Utilization and Health Among Low-Income Adults After Medicaid Expansion or Expanded Private Insurance
Presented By: Benjamin D. Sommers, MD, PhD, Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Department of Medicine, Brigham & Women’s Hospital
Sponsored By: Clinical Directors Network (CDN), and the N2 PBRN Virtual Training Series (AHRQ, Grant No. 1 P30-HS-021667) – This webcast is pending for up to 1.5 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)
Thursday, September 15, 2016, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM ET
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Getting to Zero: Reducing Mother to Child Transmission of HIV

Presented By: Rodney L. Wright, MD, MS, FACOG, Director of Obstetrics & Gynecology – Wakefield Campus, Associate Professor of Clinical Obstetrics & Gynecology and Women’s Health, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Sponsored By: Clinical Directors Network, The Sackler Institute for Nutrition Science a program of The New York Academy of Sciences, Cicatelli Associates Inc. (CAI), and the Capacity Building Assistance Learning Collaborative: High-Impact HIV Prevention Strategies for Community Health Centers (CDC, Grant NO. 1U65PS004408-01) – This webcast is pending for up to 1.5 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)

Tuesday, November 1, 2016, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM ET
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Benzodiazepines: Overdose Trends and Judicious Prescribing Guidelines – The New York City Experience
Presented By:  Jessica Kattan, MD, MPH, Director – Primary Care Integration Unit Bureau of Alcohol and Drug Use Prevention, Care and Treatment New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Denise Paone, EdD,  Senior Director of Research and Surveillance, Bureau of Alcohol and Drug Use Prevention, Care and Treatment, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Krishika A. Graham, MD Public Health/Preventive Medicine Resident, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

Sponsored By: Opioid Post-Marketing Requirements Consortium (OPC)/Campbell Alliance (Purdue Pharma, LP; Actavis; Endo Pharmaceuticals; Janssen Pharmaceuticals; Mallinckrodt, LLC; Pfizer; Rhodes Pharmaceuticals, LP; Roxane Laboratories; and Zogenix), Clinical Directors Network, Inc.(CDN), N2 PBRN Virtual Training Series (AHRQ, Grant No. 1P30-HS-021667) – This webcast is pending for up to 1.5 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)

Thursday, November 10, 2016, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM ET
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