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]

NIH-funded genome centers to accelerate precision medicine discoveries

(NIH/Office of the Director) The All of Us Research Program awarded funds totaling $28.6 million to establish three genome centers around the country. These centers will begin to generate genomic data...

Physician Shortage Widespread at Community Health Centers

Demand for family physicians exceeded supply at community health centers, national survey data show. Experts say this is one of multiple challenges facing centers. Medscape Medical News

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.

[Health Policy] Implementation research: new imperatives and opportunities in global health

Implementation research is important in global health because it addresses the challenges of the know–do gap in real-world settings and the practicalities of achieving national and global health goa...

Research for health in the Americas

Research for health is the linchpin of effective and efficient health systems. A broad range of research methods is required to improve public health and equity, and to understand the economics and......

Rise In Polio-Like Illnesses In Kids Comes At A Time When States’ Public Health Systems Are Already Stretched

"Insufficient funding has hampered the ability of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and state and local health departments to keep pace with the new and continuing threats to the health o...

Scientists Acknowledge Genetic Research Needs To Be Presented With ‘Great Care’ In Racially Charged Landscape

Geneticists are alarmed that their research is being misinterpreted by white supremacy groups. “Studying human genetic diversity is easier in a society where diversity is clearly valued and celebrat...

NIHR: Improving the health and wealth of the nation through research

Professor Nicholas Lemoine (Medical Director at the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR)) describes the aims behind NIHR’s health research system, an NHS initiative supporting outstanding i...

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Barriers and Pathways to Providing Long-Acting Reversible Contraceptives in Massachusetts Community Health Centers: A Qualitative Exploration.

Structural barriers to the provision of long-acting reversible contraceptive (LARC) methods at community health centers have been identified in quantitative research, but the processes and behaviors b...

Geographic Expansion of Federally Qualified Health Centers 2007-2014.

Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs), which were expanded under the Affordable Care Act, are federally funded health centers that aim to improve access to primary care in underserved areas. With...

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.

Computer self-administered screening for substance use in university student health centers.

To characterize the prevalence of tobacco, alcohol, and drug use and the acceptability of screening in university health centers.

The Integration of Ontario Birth Centers into Existing Maternal-Newborn Services: Health Care Provider Experiences.

In 2014, 2 freestanding, midwifery-led birth centers opened in Ontario, Canada. The purpose of this study was to qualitatively investigate the integration of the birth centers into the local, preexist...

Clinical Trials [6653 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...

Shared Care and Usual Health Care for Mental and Comorbid Health Problems

The aim is to study the impact on patients and health care by an adaption of the Hamilton Family Health Team model of shared care between general practitioners (GPs), mental health service...

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...

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...

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...

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