The National Implementation Research Network uses the science and practice of implementation to help solve real world problems.

How We Work

NIRN’s Commitment to Justice and Dismantling Racism

The National Implementation Research Network is committed to justice and dismantling racism. Please read our full statement here.

UNC Institute on Implementation Science 2020 Fall Virtual Series

We are excited to announce a fall virtual series as part of our 2020 Institute on Implementation Science. These events will be hosted in lieu of our in-person UNC Institute on Implementation Science planned for December to ensure the health and safety of our community during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. You can view the flyer for more details on our two events and visit the event website for updates and links to registration.

November 17th, 10:30 am – 12:00 pm ET – Register here
The Role of Context in Implementation of Evidence-Informed Programs and Practices

December 4th, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm ET – Register here
The Critical Role of Relationships in Implementation Practice and Evidence Use

Our Focus

We partner with government, philanthropic and non-profit entities to support the development and use of evidence to improve outcomes for children, families and communities.

Our Approach

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Implementation Practitioner competencies & resources

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