Developing a public health policy-research nexus: an evaluation of Nurse Practitioner models in aged care

Brenton PROSSER, Shannon CLARK, Rachel DAVEY, Rhian PARKER

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    A frustration often expressed by researchers and policy-makers in public health is an apparent mismatch between respective priorities and expectations for research. Academics bemoan an oversimplification of their work, a reticence for independent critique and the constant pressure to pursue evaluation funding. Meanwhile, policy-makers look for research reports written in plain language with clear application, which are attuned to current policy settings and produced quickly
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)55-63
    Number of pages9
    JournalEvaluation and Program Planning
    Publication statusPublished - 2013


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