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Join the next KTE COP Toronto Chapter speaking and webinar event! The Visual Communication Toolkit will introduces participants to best practices for creating and effectively disseminating research-based visual materials. In this session, participants will learn: the why and how of audience engagement and key message generation fundamental principles of design and their application in the […]

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Research Associate (Contract), Project on Entrepreneurship and Mental Health

by Katherine Janson December 12, 2018

(1 Year Contract) The Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA)’s National Office is seeking a Research Associate to support a project on entrepreneurship and mental health. The project aims to enhance understanding of the mental health challenges identified by entrepreneurs living and working in Canada, in terms of what mental health issues they report, how these […]

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New knowledge mobilization journal club: 2 articles on implementation

by David Phipps December 11, 2018

This month’s journal club comes from Anneliese Poetz, Kids Brain Health Network. She has reviewed two articles in one journal club post so this post is longer than the usual posts as there is more content to cover but she relates the two articles. Durlak, J. A. & DuPre, E. P. (2008).Implementation matters: A review […]

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Knowledge Translation: Tools for Moving Research to Impact

by Melanie Barwick December 10, 2018

Thursday, December 13th, 2018 (12:00-1:30 ET, 9:00-10:30am PT) Guest Speakers: 1) Ms. Stephanie Glegg (Knowledge Broker/Facilitator at Sunny Hill Health Centre) 2) Dr. Anneliese Poetz (Knowledge Translation Manager for Kids Brain Health Network) Please register for this webinar [https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8556724237982594049] This past summer Stephanie Glegg (Sunny Hill Health Centre, Vancouver) received a KBHN Laboratory Exchange Award […]

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Introductory course on systematic reviews and meta-analyses

by Scott Mitchell December 8, 2018

The Knowledge Translation Program, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St. Michael’s Hospital, and the Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, present an introductory course on systematic reviews and meta-analyses. The course will be delivered online.

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A new resource to help you apply KT theories, models, and frameworks

by Julia Moore November 27, 2018

Are you looking for resources to help you apply implementation science to your project? Check out Implementation in Action, a monthly bulletin for implementers and intermediary organizations who are seeking to apply implementation science in a thoughtful and systematic way. You can see how Public Health Ontario is using the Quality Implementation Framework or how the Spinal Cord […]

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Knowledge Broker – Mount Saint Vincent University

by Scott Mitchell November 10, 2018

Mount Saint Vincent University is seeking a Knowledge Broker for the Seniors – Adding Life to Years (SALTY) Research Project, Nova Scotia Centre on Aging (15 month, part-time contract position).

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Institutional research impact assessment in the global context and a tool to help us do it

by Sara Macdonald November 9, 2018

The Toronto KTE-COP Chapter hosted this event with a presentation by David J. Phipps, the Executive Director of Research & Innovation Services at York University. Download the slides from the event here: Research impact assessment Phipps D 2018 Event Details Date: Thursday December 6, 2018 Time: 4 to 6 PM In person: 481 University Avenue, Suite 800, Toronto, Ontario M5G 2E9 Via […]

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Knowledge Exchange Specialist – Ottawa Public Health

by Scott Mitchell November 7, 2018

Reporting to the Supervisor of the Population Health Approach team, the knowledge exchange specialist is responsible for the initiation, development, implementation, and evaluation of effective knowledge exchange approaches at Ottawa Public Health.

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Knowledge Translation Coordinator / Coordonnateur du Transfert des Connaissances

by Scott Mitchell November 7, 2018

The Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre is seeking a Knowledge Translation Coordinator. The CHILD-BRIGHT Network is an innovative pan-Canadian network under Canada’s Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research (SPOR) that aims to improve life outcomes for children with brain-based developmental disabilities and their families.

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