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Byron Powell

Byron Powell

Assistant Professor
PhD, Brown School at Washington University in St. Louis
  • Research Interests:

  • Implementation research
  • Behavioral health
  • Qualitative and mixed-methods research
  • Community-engaged research
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Byron Powell

Byron Powell’s research focuses on efforts to improve the quality of behavioral health and social services. His scholarship has focused on barriers and facilitators to implementing evidence-based practices; advancing implementation research methods; and designing, tailoring and assessing the effectiveness of implementation strategiesHis work has been supported by the National Institutes of Health, Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, and the William T. Grant Foundation. 

Powell has taught graduate courses on social work practice and implementation science, and he has served as an expert faculty member for several national training initiatives including the Implementation Research Institute, Training Institute for Dissemination and Implementation Research in Health (TIDIRH), TIDIRH-Ireland, and the Knowledge Translation Canada Summer Institute.  

Powell is co-chair of the Society for Social Work and Research’s Implementation Special Interest Group and is a part of the Society for Implementation Research Collaboration’s Network of Expertise. He is on the editorial board of Implementation Science and Social Work Research. 

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