Translational Research Phases in the Behavioral and Social Sciences: Adaptations from the Biomedical Sciences
Department of Medicine, Division of Preventive and Behavioral Medicine
Behavior and Behavior Mechanisms | Community Health | Community Health and Preventive Medicine | Health Psychology | Public Health | Public Health Education and Promotion | Quantitative, Qualitative, Comparative, and Historical Methodologies | Social and Behavioral Sciences | Translational Medical Research
Chapter learning objectives: Define translational research and understand its importance to improve population health; compare and contrast translational research phases in biomedical research with behavioral and social sciences research; identify strategies to improve translational research in health behavior change interventions.
Lemon, Stephenie C.; Bowen, Deborah; Rosal, Milagros C.; Pagoto, Sherry L.; Schneider, Kristin; Pbert, Lori; Wang, Monica L.; Allen, Jennifer; and Ockene, Judith K., "Translational Research Phases in the Behavioral and Social Sciences: Adaptations from the Biomedical Sciences" (2013). UMass Worcester Prevention Research Center Publications. 9.