on effective implementation practices that promote quality outcomes within complex "real world" delivery settings.
implementation activities and service outcomes with evidence-based and innovative practices.
positive community-based outcomes through long-term and high-quality implementation of effective services.
Readiness, needs, implementation culture and capacity, and desired outcomes.
Program models, implementation strategies, implementation teams, and data systems.
Capacity, engagement, knowledge & skill, feedback cycles, quality improvement strategies, and long-term sustainability.
Applied implementation practice, science, and policy have advanced rapidly in the past five years. Jen Schroeder and The Implementation Group have contributed significantly to increased knowledge and practice, and to growing connections among individuals and groups. The biennial Global Implementation Conference and the Global Implementation Initiative would not exist without the leadership of The Implementation Group. All of us thank Jen Schroeder and The Implementation Group for their unselfish collaboration and many contributions to the developing field of implementation.
Invest in Kids hired The Implementation Group to provide evaluation expertise to our organization - and so much more! They provide leadership and technical assistance in the field of implementation science, and their input has helped increase our focus on the specific components of effective implementation. We are proud of the many improvements we've made and their role in helping us positively impact our capacity to deliver high-quality, sustainable services in Colorado. The Implementation Group has helped enhance our role as one of the state’s leaders in supporting large-scale dissemination of evidence-based programs.They have proven an effective and insightful partner in navigating the complex process of conducting community-based work."
The Implementation Group plays an integral role in the wider field of implementation science, participating in a movement that focuses on the need for sound implementation methods to ensure effective and successful delivery of evidence-based services. Through partnership with other experts and leaders in the field of implementation science around the globe, The Implementation Group is poised at the forefront of the innovative field of implementation. On a global scale, we are helping transform the use of evidence-based programs and practices and ensuring that the intentions of all those working in the health and human services achieve their desired effect on the lives of individuals.
Dr. Jennifer Schroeder, President of The Implementation Group, currently serves as the Vice President of the Global Implementation Initiative, a non-profit organization that advances implementation science, practice, and policy and in order to produce demonstrable and socially significant benefits to individuals and society.