Center for Reimagining Implementation Science and Equity

Reimagining implementation science to advance
health equity for all



Open Call

Leaders Igniting Generational Healing and Transformation (LIGHT) is calling for submissions of art, letters, stories, poetry, and other creative works for the second issue of a biannual literary journal in public health. 

We invite everyone to share how they view healing in mental health following the pandemic. The deadline to submit via Submittable is by November 1, 2022, at 11:59 PM CST. There is no entry fee! Prize money (1st: $500, 2nd: $375, 3rd: $125) will be given to the top three contestants of each category.

To learn more about LIGHT and the call for submissions guidelines, prizes, and FAQs, please visit the website.

The 2022 Consortium for Cancer Implementation Science (CCIS) Meeting

From October 12th-13th, 2022, the Consortium for Cancer Implementation Science (CCIS) will hold their annual meeting virtually. 29th to August 2nd, the 24th International AIDS Conference will take place in Montreal, Canada, and virtually. This year’s meeting will focus on the evolution of efforts to enhance equity; mentoring, training, and diversifying the workforce; and multisectoral approach and collaboration. Dr. Juliet Iwelunmor will participate in the panel discussion on Evolution of Efforts to Enhance Equity as it relates to population health and translation of evidence-based practices. This panel will specifically take place on Wednesday, October 12 from 10:30 am – 11:45 pm CST.

To register for the FREE event and view the agenda, please visit the CCIS website.


Guiding Principles


We welcome participation from the public.


We seek continuous innovation to initiate positive changes in communities.


We foster learning with communities in research and practice environments.


We stand to advance health equity for all.


We are committed to sustaining our public health work to create a lasting difference in the communities we serve.


Collaborating institutes

Saint Louis University

wake forest university

Georgia State University

Texas A&M university

Nigerian Institute of Medical Research

Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

New york university