November – December 2023

PROUD_trial_1col.jpgIncreasing opioid use disorder treatment in primary care

A trial led by KPWHRI researchers found that adding nurse care managers helped more people get needed treatment.


Dementia and hearing story_1col.jpgCan preventing hearing loss reduce dementia risk?

New research from Linda McEvoy, PhD, helps explain how hearing loss affects the brain.


Pam-Shaw_QandA-photo_1col.jpgHIV/AIDS research advances through Pamela Shaw's work

Ahead of World AIDS Day, we're recognizing the work of Pamela Shaw, PhD, MS, whose project to reduce the impact of errors in data was honored with a National Institutes of Health MERIT award.

CATALyST-Final-party_1col.jpgTraining scientists to transform health care

Five years and 8 scholars later, KPWHRI celebrates the impact of the CATALyST training program on early-career scientists.


Lung Cancer Awareness Month

Smoke-out_300x170_10sec.gifQuitting smoking: Practice makes perfect

Jennifer McClure, PhD, who leads KPWHRI's tobacco studies, offers tips on how to recommit if you slip after you quit.





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