Bridging the academic and practice/policy gap in public health: Perspectives from Scotland and Canada

John McAteer, E. Di Ruggiero, A Fraser, John Frank

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Abstract

This article presents a critical commentary of specific organizational models and practices for bridging ‘the gap’ between public health research and policy and practice. The authors draw on personal experiences of such models in addition to the wider knowledge translation and exchange literature to reflect on their strengths and weaknesses as implemented in Scotland and Canada since the early 1990s.
Original languageEnglish
Article numberfdy127
Pages (from-to)632-637
JournalJournal of Public Health
Volume41
Issue number3
Early online date24 Jul 2018
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Sep 2019

Keywords

  • organizations
  • public health
  • research
  • Canada
  • models
  • organizational
  • Scotland
  • public health medicine

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