NIH: Office of Disease Prevention


Programs and Events

The goal of the Pathways to Prevention (P2P) program is to host workshops that identify research gaps in a selected scientific area, identify methodological and scientific weaknesses in that scientific area, suggest research needs, and move the field forward through an unbiased, evidence-based assessment of a complex public health issue.
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Medicine: Mind the Gap is a webinar series that explores research design, measurement, intervention, data analysis, and other methods of interest to prevention science.
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The ODP Early-Stage Investigator Lecture recognizes early-career prevention scientists who have already made substantial, outstanding research contributions to their respective fields and are poised to become future leaders in prevention research.

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The Robert S. Gordon, Jr. Lecture in Epidemiology is an award given annually to a scientist who has made significant contributions to the field of epidemiology or clinical trials research.
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Upcoming ODP Events

Stepped Wedge Cluster Randomized Designs for Disease Prevention Research
Medicine: Mind the Gap
Presented by Monica Taljaard, Ph.D.
July 11, 2018
11:00 a.m.–12:00 noon ET

Recent ODP Event

Upcoming Partner Events

Public Health Grand Rounds: Skin Cancer
Sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
June 19, 2018
1:00 p.m. ET
Biomarkers in Pediatric Heart Failure
Sponsored by the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)
June 28, 2018
12:00 p.m. ET
The Secretary's Advisory Committee for Healthy People 2030
Sponsored by the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (ODPHP)
July 10, 2018
1:00 p.m. ET
Fireside Chat on Implementation Science & Surveillance Research Program (SRP) Crossroads
Sponsored by the National Cancer Institute (NCI)
July 24, 2018
2:00 p.m. ET

Past ODP Events