Topic: Introductory

  • Writing implementation research grant proposals: ten key ingredients

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    Science Expertise: Beginner Resource category: Science
    Topics: Introductory
    This article addresses the challenges of preparing grant applications that succeed in the emerging field of dissemination and implementation. The article summarizes ten ingredients that are important in implementation research grants.
  • Implementation science made too simple: a teaching tool

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    Science Expertise: Beginner Resource category: Science
    Topics: Introductory
    This resource uses very simple language to help colleagues grasp key concepts in implementation science.
  • What is Implementation Science?

    Type of resource: Video
    Science Expertise: Beginner Resource category: Science
    Topics: Introductory
    An introduction to implementation science.
  • Implementation Science Research Development (ImpRes) Tool

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    Science Expertise: Beginner Resource category: Science
    Topics: Introductory
    This guide provides a systematic step-by-step approach to designing implementation research.
  • Three opportunities to boost implementation science at a critical time of need

    Type of resource: Link
    Science Expertise: Beginner Resource category: Science
    Topics: Introductory
    This is a piece written by Implementation Science Communications Associate Editors Bev Holmes and Alison Hamilton, in the BMC’s On Health blog in March 2021.
  • Translational Research Framework

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    Science Expertise: Beginner Resource category: Practice
    Topics: Introductory
    This guide can be used as a tool to help you critically think about where projects may fit on the translational research continuum, and with this in mind, how best to refine your research question and methods. The guide provides a number of prompts to help identify the steps you need to take to: Demonstrate ... Read more
  • Implementation Science to Advance Care Delivery: A Primer for Pharmacists and Other Health Professionals

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    Science Expertise: Beginner Resource category: Science
    Topics: Introductory
    This primer provides an overview of implementation science principles for pharmacists and other health care providers interested in accelerating practice transformation to improve health care delivery and, ultimately, patient care.
  • An Introduction to Implementation Science for the Non-Specialist

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    Science Expertise: Beginner Resource category: Science
    Topics: Introductory
    In this paper the authors aim to introduce implementation science principles to non-specialist investigators, administrators, and policymakers seeking to become familiar with this emerging field. This introduction is based on published literature and the authors’ experience as researchers in the field, as well as extensive service as implementation science grant reviewers.
  • Implementation in action: A guide to implementing evidence-informed programs and practices

    Type of resource:
    Science Expertise: Beginner Resource category: Practice
    Topics: Introductory
    This guide has been written to help implement evidence-informed programs and practices in the child and family service sector. You are encouraged to use it in conjunction with the recommended tools and resources highlighted throughout the guide.
  • Dissemination and Implementation Research in Health: Translating Science to Practice

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    Science Expertise: Beginner Resource category: Science
    Topics: Introductory
    This book is a practical text on dissemination and implementation research (D&I), the study of how scientific research is implemented in everyday life. The book has been assembled and authored by the leading voices in D&I research, covering the most actionable and essential aspects of the science. It offers tools and methods to move research ... Read more
  • How to Implement Evidence-Based Healthcare

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    Science Expertise: Beginner Resource category: Science
    Topics: Introductory
    How to Implement Evidence-Based Healthcare clearly and succinctly demystifies the implementation process and explains how to successfully apply evidence-based healthcare to practice in order to ensure safe and effective practice. Written in an engaging and practical style, it includes frameworks, tools and techniques for successful implementation and behavioural change, as well as in-depth coverage and ... Read more
  • An implementation science primer for psycho-oncology: translating robust evidence into practice

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    Science Expertise: Beginner Resource category: Science
    Topics: Introductory
    This article describes the fundamental concepts and principles of implementation science for a psycho-oncology audience, to increase the number and quality of implementation studies across the discipline.
  • Opportunities for Epidemiologists in Implementation Science: A Primer

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    Science Expertise: Beginner Resource category: Science
    Topics: Introductory
    The purpose of this paper is to provide epidemiologists with a primer in implementation science, which includes dissemination research and implementation research as defined by the National Institutes of Health. We describe the basic principles of implementation science, highlight key components for conducting research, provide examples of implementation studies that encompass epidemiology, and offer resources ... Read more