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Table 1 Interview guide for health economist and implementation researchers

From: Collaborating with health economists to advance implementation science: a qualitative study

Topic area Questions for health economists Questions for implementation researchers
Facilitators for collaborations What has made research partnerships with non-health economists successful for you? What has made research partnerships with health economists successful for you?
Barriers for collaborations What has led to unsuccessful research partnerships? What has led to unsuccessful research partnerships?
Areas for collaboration What components of the research are you typically asked to partner on? What components of the research do you typically ask health economists to partner on?
  What components or types of research would you like to partner on? Beyond partnering with health economists how have you applied economic evaluations into your implementation research?
Timing of collaboration When and how do you typically get asked to join an implementation research project? How do you approach health economists to partner with you?
Capacity building What would you like non-health economists to know about your field if they hope to partner with you? What training would be valuable for you to increase economic methodology into your implementation research?