NIJ Conference 2012 Opening Plenary
Wednesday June 18, 2012
When researchers and practitioners work side by side, they can maximize their problem-solving abilities. The research partner can focus on the data and the science; the practitioner can focus on interpreting the findings and applying them in the field. In the plenary panel, panelists described the benefits, challenges and pitfalls of researcher-practitioner partnerships with a focus on the financial benefits to the practitioner.
Information generated by the National Institute of Justice is in the public domain. It may be reproduced, published or otherwise used without permission. Please cite NIJ as the source of the information by using the following words:
"The [insert the name of your organization] gratefully acknowledges the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, National Institute of Justice, for allowing us to reproduce, in part or in whole, the video [insert title]. The opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this video are those of the speaker(s) and do not necessarily represent the official position or policies of the U.S. Department of Justice."
Download files for each section:
|Segment Title||Video File
|Introductory Remarks||mp4, 61 MB||mp3, 3 MB|
|Jeff Rojek, Assistant Professor, University of South Carolina: Building Bridges Between Researchers and Practitioners||mp4, 389 MB||mp3, 18 MB|
|Tami Sullivan, Assistant Professor, Yale University School of Medicine: Researcher-Practitioner Partnerships: Highlights, Lowlights, and State-Level Support||mp4, 306 MB||mp3, 24 MB|
|Vivian Tseng, Vice President, Program, William T. Grant Foundation: Research-Practice Partnerships||mp4, 365 MB||mp3, 17 MB|
The content presented in these videos is not intended to create, does not create, and may not be relied upon to create any rights, substantive or procedural, enforceable at law by any party in any matter civil or criminal.
Opinions or points of view expressed in these videos represent those of the speakers and do not necessarily represent the official position or policies of the U.S. Department of Justice. Any products and manufacturers discussed in these videos are presented for informational purposes only and do not constitute product approval or enforcement by the U.S. Department of Justice.