- Jodi Polaha, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Family Medicine, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN
- McKenzie Highsmith, PharmD, BC-ADM, Clinical Pharmacist, Department of Family Medicine, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN
- William Lusenhop, MSW, PhD, Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Social Work, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH
- Deepu George, PhD, LMFT, Assistant Professor, The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley School of Medicine, McAllen, TX
- Adrian Sandoval, PharmD, Assistant Professor and Chief of the Division of Research for Family Medicine, The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley School of Medicine, Edinburg, TX
Clinicians “in the trenches”
- Discuss two implementation outcomes (adoption and reach) and explain why they are important for clinicians to measure and report, with application to own work.
- Name sources of data that are accessible to clinicians in health care settings, with consideration of own setting.
- Describe a range of dissemination strategies used to create impact, including new ideas for dissemination of own work.
- Proctor, E. K., Silmere, H., Raghavan, R., Hovmand, P., Aarons, G. A., Bunger, A., . . . Hensley, M. (2011). Outcomes for implementation research: Conceptual distinctions, measurement challenges, and research agenda. Administration and Policy in Mental Health and Mental Health Services Research, 38(2), 65-76. doi:10.1007/s10488-010-0319-7.
- Polaha, J., & Sunderji, N. (2018). A vision for the future of Families, Systems, & Health: Focusing on science at the point of care delivery. Families, Systems, & Health, 36(4), 423-426.
- Polaha, J., Schetzina, K., Baker, M., & Morelen, D., (2018). Adoption and reach of parent management interventions in pediatric primary care. Families, Systems, & Health, 36(4), 507-512.
- Funderburk, J. & Polaha, J. (2017). To clinician innovators: A special invitation. Families, Systems, and Health, 35(2), 105-109
- Polaha, J. & Nolan (2014). Dissemination and implementation science: research for the real world medical family therapist. In J. Hodgson, T. Mendenhall, & A. Lamson (Eds). Medical Family Therapy. Switzerland: Springer International.