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Announcing: Implementation Science Communications

We are delighted to announce that Implementation Science Communications, a new companion journal to Implementation Science, is now accepting submissions. 

Implementation Science Communications is an inclusive and multidisciplinary journal, welcoming studies on strategies across the implementation continuum – from planned implementation to evaluations of implementation efforts and natural experiments to planned de-implementation of practices without clear evidence of benefit.

Read more about the journal's launch and the aims and scope in the latest Implementation Science editorial here.

Implementation Science Communications is now accepting submissions.

We welcome:

  • Debates
  • Methodologies
  • Original research
  • Short reports
  • Study protocols
  • Systematic reviews

For more information, please read our submission guidelines.

Implementation Science Communications is accepting submissions and will publish its first articles soon.


Rebecca Armstrong, Australian Institute of Family Studies, Australia

Anne Sales, Department of Veterans Affairs and University of Michigan, USA

Editors' profiles

Our vision

We believe that the journal will provide a home for many of the more descriptive studies in the burgeoning field of implementation science. The journal will welcome research from a broad range of settings and encourage newcomers in the field, all while maintaining a continued focus on rigor and innovation that our readers expect.

-Anne Sales and Rebecca Armstrong

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Aims and scope

Implementation Science Communications, an official companion journal to Implementation Science, is a forum to publish research to foster the uptake of evidence based practices and policies that affect health care delivery and health outcomes in clinical, organizational, or policy contexts.

Implementation Science Communications is an inclusive, multidisciplinary publication for research on implementation intervention development, process evaluations, economic evaluations, and theory-based studies. A champion of open science and transparent peer review, the journal welcomes all studies across the implementation continuum – from planned implementation to evaluations of implementation efforts and natural experiments to planned de-implementation of practices without clear evidence of benefit.

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