Translational Research in Action: Implementation of the Communities That Care Prevention System in 12 Communities.

@article{Fagan2009TranslationalRI,
  title={Translational Research in Action: Implementation of the Communities That Care Prevention System in 12 Communities.},
  author={Abigail A. Fagan and Koren Hanson and J. David Hawkins and Michael W. Arthur},
  journal={Journal of community psychology},
  year={2009},
  volume={37 7},
  pages={809-829}
}
Translational research (Pentz, Jasuja, Rohrbach, Sussman, & Bardo, 2006; Woolf, 2008) is concerned with moving advances in prevention science into everyday practice in communities, yet there are few models for ensuring this transfer of knowledge. Communities That Care (CTC) provides a planned, structured, and data-driven system that trains community prevention coalitions to select evidence-based programs and replicate them with strong implementation fidelity. This paper describes the… CONTINUE READING

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