From 2014 to May 2020, the USBC hosted this series of bi-monthly webinars as part of its training, technical assistance, and capacity building support for its network of breastfeeding coalition, national organizations, and community-based organizations throughout the United States. Explore the archive of free presentations below.
Designing Evaluations for Systems Change
Kimberley Broomfield-Massey, Senior Project Director at EMSTAR Research, Inc
Is your organization or coalition engaging in initiatives to create major systems change? Is your organization looking for a way to ensure these initiatives are adaptable and responsive to and adaptable to changing conditions? Then developmental evaluation may be a framework for your organization to use. The purpose of developmental evaluation is to inform and support innovative and adaptive processes. It is the process of asking evaluative questions and gathering and reporting data to support intervention customization based on rapid feedback. Kimberley Broomfield-Massey, Ph.D. will describe this evaluation framework and describe ways it can be useful in helping to support more nimble initiatives.