RRTC Training and Dissemination: Building the Infrastructure To Impact Services and Policies

Training Activities
The RRTCADD training activities focus on the following:
  • Translate RRTC research findings into applications that increase stakeholders’ knowledge and skills.
  • Establish dissemination channels to reach key stakeholders.
  • Provide training and technical assistance to bolster best practice applications.
  • Evaluate process and outcomes and adjust dissemination as needed.

Innovative training approaches include a) dissemination through national providers, professional, and consumer collaborations; b) development of user friendly products in various formats; c) use of train-the-trainer models to promote local ownership of effective practices; d) targeted promotion of systemic changes that maintain programmatic and policy changes; and e) use of web-based technologies to provide global access to knowledge and training products.