K4Health Theory Primer: Diffusion of Innovations


Saori Ohkubo

CCP | Sr. Program Officer, M&E

Rupali J. Limaye

JHSPH | Assistant Scientist

Sarah V. Harlan

CCP | Learning Director

Global health achievements require highly innovative knowledge management approaches. The diffusion of innovations theory helps explain and predict factors that influence the adoption of public health innovations. This guide provides tangible ways to apply the theory to ensure effective sharing and use of new health knowledge, guidance, and practice among health professionals, particularly program managers and knowledge management practitioners.

CCP | K4Health
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