The mission of the Colorado Evaluation and Action Lab (Colorado Lab) is to improve the lives of Colorado residents by partnering with state and local governments to strengthen coordinated and efficient person-centered services. The Colorado Lab is soliciting great ideas for cross-system actionable research from Colorado state agency staff members.
The goal of the Cross-System RFP is to generate actionable research that benefits multiple systems and informs improving the lives of Coloradans. The recommended projects share a strong commitment to mutualistic partnerships between research teams and government agencies. Awarded Projects: Addressing Food Insecurity by Improving Referral Systems between Medical and Social
The Colorado Lab supported the Governor’s Office of Information Technology in its first-ever Smart Data Summit in November 2018. The event brought together Colorado state agency leadership and staff to discuss how to maximize the value of data to improve the lives of Coloradans. Speakers included Colorado Lieutenant Governor Donna
The Colorado Lab introduced the Colorado Applied Research and Action Network (CARAN) with a kickoff event at History Colorado on September 14, 2018. The event was well-attended and many researchers and government partners made wonderful connections. There were representatives from nine Colorado institutes of higher education, nine State agencies, two