Organised by NIHR ARC South London, and now in its seventh year, the three-day Masterclass will be held online over three consecutive Thursdays: 17, 24 June and 1 July 2021. 

Theory into practice puzzle implementation science

About the Implementation Science Masterclass 

The Implementation Science Masterclass will include lectures from world-renowned experts in the field of implementation science, small group workshops facilitated by leading researchers, and advice clinics to help you work more effectively on your own implementation projects. It will include an advanced stream for those with more experience in the field or who have previously attended the course.

Lectures will include:

  • Introductions to the field of implementation science, including its history and background
  • Advanced lectures on theories, models and frameworks
  • Hybrid designs which measure effectiveness and implementation concurrently.

Interactive workshops will include:

  • How to implement evidence-based practices in the context of differing values from a public health perspective
  • Implementing learning healthcare systems at scale
  • Advanced quantitative methods for mechanism analysis in implementation science
  • How to publish implementation research.

International experts will provide short lectures on the topics above. These lectures will be followed by question and answer sessions and then group workshops, which will be based on the lectures. Please note: the final curriculum is to be confirmed. The course is CPD Accredited.

Confirmed speakers and workshop leaders:

The course is led by international experts in the field of implementation science research including: Professor Nick Sevdalis, director of the Centre for Implementation Science, King's College London and Dr Brian Mittman, senior research scientist at the Kaiser Permanente Southern California Department of Research.

Other confirmed international experts include:

What is implementation science? 

Implementation science is the study of methods and strategies to promote the uptake of health and social care interventions that have proven effective into routine practice, with the aim of improving health. Read more

Find out more about participating in the Masterclass

Watch the Implementation Science Masterclass 2019 video to find out more about the course.

Remote video URL

Note: this year the course is being held online.  

Course fees and further information

  • Full fee – £600
  • King's College London, ARC & NHS staff – £450
  • King's College London, ARC & NHS Student – £300

Full information on course fees and further information here

For any enquiries, please email: arc.shortcourses@kcl.ac.uk