SD CFAR Implementation Science Hub


The SD CFAR Implementation Science (IS) Hub was established in 2020 with funding from the National Institutes of Health to accelerate Ending the HIV Epidemic (EHE) Initiative research. The SD CFAR IS Hub provides consultation and technical assistance to EHE project teams from across the United States and coordinates and collaborates with the NIH-funded Implementation Science Coordination, Consultation, and Collaboration Initiative. 

Learn more on the SD CFAR IS Hub Website

2023 Qualitative Methods for Implementation Research and Community Engagement Series

The SD CFAR Implementation Science Hub, DISC, and IN STEP Centers will launch a virtual Qualitative Methods, Scaling Implementation Science Grants, and Community Engagement Series. These sessions include a 90-minute didactic session followed by a 30-minute group consultation. Recordings of previous sessions are available on the SD CFAR IS Hub website.


Session 1: Introduction to Qualitative Methods in Implementation Research

Thursday 5/25 10:00-11:30 am PT

Presenters: Cathleen Willging, PhD and Daniel Shattuck, PhD

Session 2: Qualitative Methods in Implementation Research, Part 2

Friday 6/16 10:00-11:30 am PT

Presenters: Alison Hamilton, PhD, MPH and Nicole Stadnick, PhD, MPH

Session 3: Conducting Interviews and Focus Groups

Tuesday 6/20 10:00-11:30 am PT

Presenters: Cathleen Willging, PhD and Daniel Shattuck, PhD

Session 4: Analyzing, Reporting, and Disseminating Qualitative Research

Friday 8/11 10:00-11:30 am PT

Presenters: Cathleen Willging, PhD; Daniel Shattuck, PhD; Emily Haozous, PhD, RN, FAAN

Session 5: To be determined

August 2023

Presenter: To be determined

Session 6: Meaningful Community Engagement in Qualitative Implementation Research

Friday 9/8 10:00-11:30 am PT

Presenters: Cathleen Willging, PhD; Brooke Tafoya, MSW;  and Adrien Lawyer; BA

Session 7: Utilizing Qualitative Methods to Conduct Mixed Methods Research (Introduction to Data Integration and Data Transformation Methods)

Thursday 10/19 10:00-11:30 am PT

Presenter: Jodi Holtrop, PhD, MCHES

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