One of two Q&I training and infrastructure initiatives, LeaRRn provides funding and training opportunities to support expanded national capacity for research conducted in partnership with learning health systems.
Funder: National Institute of Child Health & Human Development
PI: Linda Resnik, PT, PhD, FAPTA (Brown University)
The National Institute on Aging has awarded a $1.4 million grant to a research team based at Brown University and Hebrew SeniorLife to partner with Walgreens to add customer data to a massive monitoring system of the long-term safety and efficacy of COVID-19 vaccination for Medicare beneficiaries.
Interested nursing centers can implement Q&I's infection control shift coaching program. The program is designed to strengthen adherence to infection control practices by fostering a “see something, say something” culture, modeled by the infection preventionist and a team of shift coaches.
Interviews with nursing center staff participating in the first year of the Music & Memory trial highlight how the personalized music program helps -- and where there are opportunities to streamline implementation, information that is informing the research team's plans.
Training Workshop and Retreat: Building Skills to Conduct Embedded Pragmatic Clinical Trials Among People Living with Dementia and Their Care Partners
Wednesday, April 7, 2021 from 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM ET
Thursday, April 8, 2021 from 10:00 am - 4:30 PM ET
Applications are now open until January 15, 2021 @ 5 PM ET
In free-text comments in a Q&I survey, frontline nursing home staff describe working under complex conditions during the novel coronavirus pandemic, while coping fears for themselves and the residents under their care.