Mobilising Knowledge in (and About) Academic Health Science Centres: Boundary Spanning, Inter-organisational Governance and Systems Thinking

Document Type : Correspondence

Authors

1 College of Public Health, Medical and Veterinary Sciences, James Cook University, Townsville, QLD, Australia

2 Australian Institute of Health Innovation, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW, Australia

3 Melbourne Business School, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC, Australia

4 Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester, UK

5 The University of Manchester, Manchester, UK

6 College of Nursing and Health Sciences, Flinders University, Adelaide, SA, Australia

7 Formerly Monash Business School, Monash University, Melbourne, VIC, Australia

8 Health and Social Care Unit, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, VIC, Australia

9 Caring Futures Institute, College of Nursing and Health Sciences, Flinders University, SA, Australia

Keywords


Academic Health Science Centres (AHSCs), also termed Research Translation Centres (RTCs) in Australia, are organisations that aim to promote the integration of research, health professional education, and health service delivery to improve translation and innovation in Australia’s health system. In 2020, we published a study on how people, processes and systems were being organised within Australian AHSCs to enable knowledge to be mobilised for impact.1 ... (Read more...)

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Articles in Press, Corrected Proof
Available Online from 12 April 2022
  • Receive Date: 06 April 2022
  • Accept Date: 11 April 2022
  • First Publish Date: 12 April 2022