Research News: Number 30
FaHCSIA Research News is a periodic newsletter that provides an overview of and update on research within FaHCSIA, focusing on key findings and outcomes, updates on new departmental publications and promotion of forthcoming events/conferences.
Evidence-based policy making
FaHCSIA’s ability to link research evidence with policy making will increase in importance with the new government’s focus on evidence-based policy. The synthesis of policy ideas and research findings to produce effective social policies and programs was the subject of a panel discussion at the 2007 Social Policy Research Workshop titled ‘the policy–research nexus’.