Implementation Science

What is implementation science and why is it important?

Key Points

  • Implementation Science plays a critical role in delivering cancer control practices.
  • Implementation Science includes methods to promote the adoption and integration of evidence-based practices, interventions, and policies.
  • Implementation Science examines how evidence-based programs work in the real world.

Helpful Links, Videos and Online Courses


  • Overview of Implementation Science
    • A comprehensive U.S. National Cancer Institute guide for Cancer Control Practitioners that offers a systematic approach to implement evidence-based, public health programs, regardless of where you are in your implementation process.


Templates and Examples

Relevant Publications