CIK Spring Research Meeting

When Apr 27, 2017
from 11:00 AM to 01:00 PM
Where Forum Room at the Louisville Metro Department of Public Health and Wellness (400 E. Gray Street)
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Contact Phone 5028528087
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On April 27, the Commonwealth Institute of Kentucky (CIK) will host it's annual Spring Research Meeting from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Louisville Metro Public Health and Wellness Forum (400 E. Gray Street). The CIK Spring Research Meeting is open to all public health researches and practitioners. Attendees will learn more about CIK’s research priorities, opportunities for collaborative research, and the State-University Partnership.  Dr. Paul Coomes, Executive Director of the Office of Health Policy for the Commonwealth of Kentucky, will lead a discussion on leveraging research to impact health policy. CIK will recognize the FY2017 cohort of Commonwealth Scholars and provide guidance on the Commonwealth Scholar application process. 

Please be sure and register if you are attending at CIK Spring Research Meeting. A light lunch will be served.


1. Welcome & Introductions
2. Recognition of the FY2017 Commonwealth Scholars
3. Health policy impact: How to leverage researchers to impact health policy (discussion facilitated by     Dr. Paul Coomes, Executive Director of the Office of Health Policy for the State of Kentucky)
4. Research Opportunities
      a. The Statistical Consulting Center (StCC)
      b. The Federal Statistical Data Research Center
      c. Available Data
      d. State University Partnerships
5. Next Steps

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