ACT Center Newsletter

Current and past issues of the ACT Center Newsletter and MacColl Center Newsletter.

ACT Center Newsletter

The ACT Center shares new findings, resources, and stories in our free quarterly newsletter. You can sign up to receive our newsletter here and view featured content from our most recent issue below and in the sidebar. PDFs of our past issues are also available on this page.

2023 Year-end Update

ACT-Center_Newsletter_2023-Year-end-Update_Page_1.pngWith the new year fast approaching, our ACT Center team is
reflecting on what we’re grateful for in 2023 and what we’re
looking forward to in 2024.
Thanks to our partners at
Kaiser Permanente Washington and in health care
organizations nationwide, our work together is helping
move research into action to transform care and improve
health for people and communities everywhere. Our 2023 year-end update provides a brief recap of the year’s key milestones.


Past Newsletters

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Involving patient partners in research activities, promoting rapid engagement for behavioral health, and more!


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Integrating social health into primary care, remembering Dr. Jonathan Sugarman, Annual Research Meeting, and more!


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Introducing the Toolkit for Managing Persistent Pain, bridging the gap between research and care delivery, and a call for stronger focus on health equity in learning health systems training.



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Integrating adolescent mental health into primary care, why we need practice facilitators more than ever, new website resources, and more.



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Patient and family engagement, clinical innovation opportunities for family practice residents, reducing missed visits with predictive analytics, and more.



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Transforming behavioral health services in Oregon, patient-centered care to improve opioid safety for people with persistent pain, new findings and resources to advance social health, and more.


Previous newsletters from the MacColl Center for Health Care Innovation

Spring 2021

February 2021

December 2020

October 2020

Our latest news

Doctor and researcher working together
New E-STAR center will elevate equity and community in learning health system research