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Our Implementation Science Course is open for applications!

7 Sep 2023
 Closing date 18th October 2023 (12 noon GMT)

The Irish Implementation Science Training Institute is now accepting applications for Spring/Summer 2024.

The Irish Implementation Science Training Institute, is a training course in implementation science, hosted by the Health Implementation Research Hub at the School of Public Health, University College Cork.

What does the course involve?

The course has a blended format. Participants complete asynchronous online introductory modules over five months so you can work at your own pace followed by a 3-day face-to-face workshop (taking place July 1-3 in UCC) facilitated by international experts in implementation science.

Modules cover:

  • An introduction to dissemination and implementation research
  • Theories, model and frameworks in implementation science
  • Selecting and developing implementation strategies
  • Fidelity and adaptation
  • Measurement, study design and evaluation

Confirmed Speakers/Facilitators for ISTI 2024:

Byron Powell

Rachel Shelton

Jonathan Purtle

Geoff Curran

Justin Presseau

Elaine Toomey

Bianca Albers

Rachel Flynn

Michael Sykes

Sheena McHugh

Fiona Riordan

The course is delivered in a blended format:

  • 5 asynchronous online modules from February 2024
  • In-person workshop 1-3 July 2024 at University College Cork
  • Course fee: €650 or €350 for PhD students

To find out more and to apply, visit the UCC CPD centre website at CPD1778 UCC Implementation Science Training Institute | University College and at

School of Public Health

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