Our Mission

is to improve health and health equity by advancing high quality research

on health care sector strategies to improve social conditions.


What's New

Research Update

February Research Round-Up

February 20, 2020
Our Research Round-Ups highlight recent research articles, reports, and commentaries on screening for and/or addressing social needs in clinical settings.

SIREN Webinar

Upcoming February 25, 2020
We're hosting a webinar that will highlight the key questions facing the field of healthcare-based social interventions research, including gaps related to what works as well as how best to implement interventions.

SIREN 2019 Grantees

January 23, 2020
We funded four $50,000 1-year projects focused on understanding patient interest in social care assistance, and two $150,000 2-year projects.