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

Upcoming Webcast

Emerging Concepts in Human Miscarriage
Presented By: Zev Williams MD, PhD, Assistant Professor Dept. of Ob. and Gyn. and Women’s Health; Dept of Genetics, Albert Einstien College of Medicine, Yeshiva Univ.
Sponsored By: The Sackler Institute for Nutrition Science of the New York Academy of Science, The Rockefeller University Sackler Center for Biomedicine and Nutrition Research   
Co-Sponsored By: The Rockefeller University Center for the clinical and Translational Science and the N2 PBRN Virtual Training Series (AHRQ, Grant No. 1 P30-HS-021667)
Wednesday, July 15, 2015, 12:00-1:00 PM EDT
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Beyond the Cross-sectional: Neighborhood Poverty Histories and Preterm Birth
Presented By: Catherine Cubbin, PhD, Assistant Professor School of Social Work, Faculty Research Associate, Population Research Center University of Texas, Austin.
Sponsored By: The Sackler Institute for Nutrition Science of the New York Academy of Science, The Rockefeller University Sackler Center for Biomedicine and Nutrition Research  
Co-Sponsored By: The Rockefeller University Center for the clinical and Translational Science and the N2 PBRN Virtual Training Series (AHRQ, Grant No. 1 P30-HS-021667)
Thursday, July 30, 2015, 12:00-1:00 PM EDT
Registration Opening Soon!