• Review the Learning Resources below. Pay particular attention to the featured frameworks/models, below, in the White, Dudley-Brown, and Terhaar text.
  • Identify the translation science framework or model that is most relevant to your practice problem from among the following three models and consider your reasoning:
    • Roger’s Diffusion of Innovations (pp. 36–39);
    • Knowledge-to-Action (pp. 42–45);
    • Theory of Reasoned Action (pp. 66–67).
  • Assess your understanding of “translation science” and how you would explain it in the context of evidence-based practice and quality improvement.

With these thoughts in mind …

Post an explanation of the translation science framework or model that you selected and explain why it is most relevant to your practice problem. Be specific and provide examples and at least 3 references
learning resources:

  • White, K. M., Dudley-Brown, S., & Terhaar, M. F. (Eds.). (2019). Translation of evidence into nursing and healthcare (3rd ed.). Springer.
    • Chapter 2, “The Science of Translation and Major Frameworks” (pp. 27–58)
      (Review from Week 4)
    • Chapter 3, “Change Theory and Models: Framework for Translation” (pp. 59–73)
  • Boehm, L. M., Stolldorf, D. P., & Jeffery, A. D. (2020). Implementation science training and resources for nurses and nurse scientistsLinks to an external site.Journal of Nursing Scholarship, 52(1), 47–54.