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Navigating the Complexity of Using Research in Policy and Practice Decisions
Psychiatry Information in Brief
  • Susan Maciolek, Policy and Management Consultant
  • Kathleen Biebel, University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Laurel Leslie, Tufts Medical Center
  • Gifty Debordes-Jackson, University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Joanne Nicholson, Dartmouth College
Publication Date
1-2014
Document Type
Psychiatry Issue Brief
Abstract

Preliminary findings from this study call for heightened attention to the shifting and multi-dimensional complexity of decision-making that occurs in public service systems. Attention to this complexity will allow for the use of research evidence in coherent, relevant and effective ways.

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Keywords
  • Decision-making,
  • research policy,
  • knowledge translation
Citation Information
Susan Maciolek, Kathleen Biebel, Laurel Leslie, Gifty Debordes-Jackson, et al.. "Navigating the Complexity of Using Research in Policy and Practice Decisions" (2014)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/joanne_nicholson/68/