CTC Mini Series: Implementation Science

CTC Mini Series

In cooperation with the Institute for Implementation Science in Health Care, the Clinical Trial Center at the University Hospital Zurich organizes a mini-series on Implementation Science. The aim is to draw attention to the relevance and application possibilities of Implementation Science in the field of clinical research. The focus of the first course is on an introduction to the topic with concrete examples, while in the second course the basics are deepened with further information on methodology, application and study design.

Implementation Science at the intersection of clinical research and practice

Thursday, 25.8.2022, 13:00-14:00 online (Presentation in English)

registration part 1

Presented by: Prof. Dr. Lauren Clack, Professor for Implementation Science in Health Care & Prof. Dr. Rahel Naef, Professor for Implementation Science in Nursing Science

• What does ImpSci offer to clinical research?

• How does ImpSci work?

• Efficacy vs. effectiveness vs. implementation

• Qualitative methods, stakeholder engagement and user-centered design


Methods and application of Implementation Science in clinical research

Thursday, 1.9.2022, 13:00-14:00 online (Presentation in English)

registration part 2

Presented by: Bianca Albers PhD, Postdoctoral researcher, IfIS & Dr. Marie-Therese Schultes PhD, Postdoctoral researcher, IfIS

• Methods and application of ImpSci in clinical research and health care

• Implementation studies vs. hybrid designs

• Other approaches


IMPORTANT: USZ employees use the LMS (Learning Management System of the University Hospital Zurich) with their USZ login data. USZ external participants must create an account once.

We look forward to your participation! If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact  Christina Ewald