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Boston University Researchers and Community Partners to Evaluate Police Response to Mental Health Incidents in Schools, Training for Parents with Intellectual Disabilities
Boston, MA, January 15, 2019—Boston University School of Social Work’s Center for Innovation in Social Work & Health (CISWH) announces the funding and launch of two new research projects to improve the health and welfare of vulnerable youth populations. “These projects exemplify CISWH’s goal to foster innovative collaborations between researchers and... More
American Journal of Public Health Publishes Special Issue Featuring BU Research Project: Best Practices for Improving HIV Care for Homeless
HIV treatment advances have dramatically improved longevity and quality of life for people living with HIV — yet disparities in treatment persist in the U.S. Homeless people are at increased risk of contracting HIV and are less likely to receive consistent care. How can public health and social service professionals... More
Researchers affiliated with the Center for Innovation in Social Work & Health (CISWH) will present their recent findings and participate in panels at the 2018 National Ryan White Conference on HIV Care and Treatment, which will take place from December 11-14, 2018 in Oxon Hill, MD. The conference is the largest... More
The Boston University School of Social Work’s Center for Innovation in Social Work & Health (CISWH) is pleased to announce its Fall 2018 Request for Proposals (RFP) for the Innovation Pilot Funding Grant. We are seeking proposals for a collaboration that involves BU-affiliated stakeholders and community partners, in one or... More
Dr. Jorge Delva, Dean of the School of Social Work, has been named Interim Director of the BU Center for Innovation in Social Work and Health (CISWH), effective Wednesday, September 19, 2018. He assumes this additional role as outgoing CISWH Director Dr. Sally Bachman departs BU to become Dean of... More