Construct Details

DefinitionKnowledge translation is the term used by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) to denote "a dynamic and iterative process that includes synthesis, dissemination, exchange and ethically sound application of knowledge."Knowledge translation occurs within a complex social system of interactions between researchers and knowledge users and with the purpose of improving population health, providing more effective health services and products, and strengthening the health care system.
Design Intervention Prototype – (4B) design intervention for fit to community setting and population


Translation of Evidence into Practice

Translation to Guidelines


Models"4E" Framework for Knowledge Dissemination and Utilization

ACE Star Model of Knowledge Transformation

Advancing health disparities research within the health care system

Stetler Model of Research Utilization

Transcreation Framework for Community-engaged Behavioral Interventions to Reduce Health Disparities

Number of Models5