CIIT Centers for Health Research Company Profile

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The CIIT Centers for Health Research (CIIT) is a private, not-for-profit research organization created by farsighted chemical industry leaders in 1974. CIIT has been a leader for over 25 years in developing a better scientific understanding of how environmental chemicals can have an impact on human health.

Mission and Vision
CIIT's mission is to promote the use of the best possible science for human health risk assessments and to enhance public health through the conduct of leading-edge, interdisciplinary research that elucidates the mechanisms of action of chemicals on biological systems. CIIT's vision is to be recognized worldwide as a preeminent human health sciences research institute.


6 Davis DriveP.O. Box 12137
Research Triangle Park
North Carolina
United States of America


Phone: 919-558-1200

News Articles [1399 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

UC San Diego Health designated as LBDA Research Center of Excellence

The Lewy Body Dementia Association, announced today that UC San Diego Health has been named a LBDA Research Centers of Excellence, a partnership of 24 pre-eminent academic medical research centers acr...

Overnight Health Care: Trump health chief backs CDC research on gun...

Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar said Thursday that he would allow his department to conduct research into the causes of gun violence, a major Democratic priority. Democrats on Thursda...

If you sell health IT products, be sure you know about Regional Extension Centers

One of the interesting things funded by the HITECH Act was the creation of the Health Information Technology Program. That program invests in Regional Extension Centers to offer consulting and technic...

NIH to Fund Genome Centers for All of Us Program

David RathsIn May 2018 the National Institutes of Health will solicit applications for large-scale Genome Centers to generate genomic data as part of the All of Us Research Program.

New trans-NIH consortium aims to advance pediatric research on a global level

Nearly all of the 27 NIH institutes and centers fund some aspects of child health research.

Florida Cancer Centers awarded $1.36 million to fight pancreatic cancer

(H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute) The Florida Department of Health's James and Esther King Biomedical Research Program has armed Moffitt Cancer Center, University of Florida (UF) Hea...

Methodist Family Health Centers Launches Virtual Care Service

  Methodist Family Health Centers, a part of Methodist Medical Group and affiliate of Methodist Health System, today announced the launch of Methodist NOW – an online diagnosis and treatment servic...

Bipartisan Senate Budget Deal Boosts Health Programs

The agreement would add $2 billion to the National Institutes of Health and fund community health centers around the country. But it does not include provisions to help stabilize the federal health la...

PubMed Articles [6538 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

An analysis of essential health research in Chile.

Essential research studies of health problems affecting the majority of the population, aiming at actions that are feasible to be taken, efficiently and effectively implementing there and seeking solu...

From Dispensaries to Community Health Centers: Health Delivery Change Across the Twentieth Century.

This piece examines the historical forces and forebears that preceded, and helped shape, community health centers. Though the current iteration of community health centers date from the 1960s, their (...

Global Disease Detection-Achievements in Applied Public Health Research, Capacity Building, and Public Health Diplomacy, 2001-2016.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has established 10 Global Disease Detection (GDD) Program regional centers around the world that serve as centers of excellence for public health researc...

Accelerating Research Collaborations Between Academia and Federally Qualified Health Centers: Suggestions Shaped by History.

The Relationship between Costs and Quality in Veterans Health Administration Community Living Centers: An Analysis Using Longitudinal Data.

To examine the relationship between cost and quality in Veterans Health Administration (VA) nursing homes (called Community Living Centers, CLCs) using longitudinal data.

Clinical Trials [5903 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

HealthSpark 2: Improving Asthma Care for Preschool Children

From a previous community needs survey, we determined that asthma was a particular problem in our community-based research network of child care centers. This study will examine whether a...

Collaborative Perinatal Mental Health and Parenting Support in Primary Care

Treating mothers' perinatal depressive and other mental health symptoms alone does not prevent impaired parenting quality and adverse infant outcomes. The goal of this research is to condu...

A Patient Consensus for the Research in Supportive Care in French Cancer Care Centers: the CyPRES Project

In oncology, supportive care should be used along with curative treatment or palliative care in order to improve patients' health-related quality of life, overall survival and to better su...

Medical Care, Education, Social Support, And Goal-setting to Empower Self-management for Diabetes

Diabetes group visits, shared appointments where patients receive self-management education in a group setting and have a medical visit, are a promising way to deliver high quality diabete...

Scaling Up an Integrated Approach to Improve Delivery Care in North Guatemala With Stepped Wedge Design

"¡Que Vivan las Madres!: Venga a tener su parto al CAP" (QVLM) is a guatemalan quasi-experimental study that has been performed from January 2014 to January 2017 by the Epidemiological Re...

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CIIT Centers for Health Research

The CIIT Centers for Health Research (CIIT) is a private, not-for-profit research organization created by farsighted chemical industry leaders in 1974. CIIT has been a leader for over 25 years in deve...

Yale-Griffin Prevention Research Center

The Yale-Griffin Prevention Research Center (PRC) was established in 1998 through funding from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC). One of 35 such centers nationwide representing academic/community ...

Axia Women’s Health

Axia Women’s Health is leading the way in improving women’s health. At the heart of achieving this is a caring, connected, and progressive community of more than 275 ...

Providence Medical Centers

Providence Health & Services, a nonprofit Catholic health care organization, operates three award-winning acute-care hospitals in the San Fernando Valley: Providence Tarzana, Prov...

SUNRx, Inc. and NorthShore Health Centers

NorthShore Health Centers is a community-based health and education center that provides access to quality, culturally sensitive health and dental care services regardless of abil...

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