Location: Dinwoodie Lecture Theatre, Cicely Saunders Institute, Denmark Hill Campus
Speaker: Professor Jo Rycroft-Malone
About the speaker: Jo is a Professor of Health Services and Implementation Research, Head of School for Healthcare Sciences and Academic Lead for Impact at Bangor University. She co-leads an internationally recognised implementation research programme at Bangor University and works at the interface of research and practice.
She is an editor of the International Journal of Health Policy and Management and an editorial board member of BMC Implementation Science; previously, she was the inaugural editor of Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing and associate editor of BMC Trials.
Jo has been an adviser and member of a number of international and national strategy development ‘think tanks’ and funding groups. In 2012, she was appointed Chair of the National Institute for Care and Health Excellence (NICE) Implementation Strategy Group. She has been involved with the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) for a number of years and will take over the role of Director for the NIHR Health Services and Delivery Research programme in autumn 2015.
Abstract: The seminar will cover what constitutes implementation science and what doesn’t, as well as unpacking some of the core concepts and theory. This will also be an opportunity to share some evidence-based insights into conducting implementation research.
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