Steps KTA 5.A through KTA 5.G for KTA for projects terminated at completion of Invention Phase

Knowledge to Action (KTA) Process for Prototype Invention Outputs

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Step KTA 5.A

Revisit the potential value proposition, business case, and focus group/field test data to communicate the value of the invention to knowledge user (KU) groups. 

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Step KTA 5.B

Use information from the business case and consumer research activities to explore ways the invention can be used by each KU group. 

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Step KTA 5.C

Assess barriers (B) to use of the invention. 

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Step KTA 5.D

Depending on B, select and implement interventions. 

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Step KTA 5.E

Monitor invention use. 

Monitor use by looking at website hits, citations, phone and email inquiries, and survey KU groups.

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Step KTA 5.F

Evaluate outcomes — may have to develop new outcome measures. 

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Step KTA 5.G

Sustain invention use — use feedback to modify tools as needed. 

KTA Resources

Graphic of KTA for Invention Outputs

KTA Table for Invention Outputs

This table lists six stakeholder groups who may be knowledge users, and answers the questions “What to share with each knowledge user group”, and “How to reach each knowledge user group”, while also describing the anticipated knowledge translation outcomes from engaging with each group.