NEWS AND EVENTS


On May 8-10 2018, the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research will be co-hosting Fuse 2018, the 4th Fuse International Conference on Knowledge Exchange in Public Health. In partnership with the BC Ministry of Health, the Public Health Association of BC and the United Kingdom’s Fuse Centre for Translational Research in Public Health, the conference will explore how best to produce, integrate and communicate research to help develop and evaluate public health policy that protects the health of citizens.

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Knowledge Broker Position

by Michelle Grouchy November 14, 2017

Knowledge Broker Schlegel-UW Research Institute for Aging Closing Date: November 30, 2017 JOB DESCRIPTION Reports to Manager or Directors Accountable to RIA Team Terms 24-month contract; full time BACKGROUND: The Schlegel-UW Research Institute for Aging (RIA) is a charitable non-profit organization that partners with the University of Waterloo, Conestoga College, and Schlegel Villages to enhance […]

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Early Bird Registration for Course 3 of the Certificate in Knowledge Mobilization

by Melissa MacKay November 6, 2017

Registration is open! Certificate in Knowledge Mobilization, Course 3: January 22 to March 18, 2018   Course 3 of the Certificate in Knowledge Mobilization, “Act: Transforming Knowledge into Action”, will be offered online from January 22 to March 18, 2018.   Register by November 24th, 2017 and take advantage of early bird savings!   The […]

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Job Posting: Senior Scientific Lead, Knowledge Mobilization

by Aileen Gomez November 6, 2017

Position: Senior Scientific Lead, Knowledge Mobilization Reports to: Vice-President, Strategy Location: Toronto (Downtown) Status: Part-Time Posting date: November 6, 2017 Overview of Role: The Senior Scientific Lead, Knowledge Mobilization will report to the Vice-President, Strategy and provide advice and expertise on evidence-based policy and implementation practices, with a view to provide the necessary supports with partners […]

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Give us your suggestions for the KTECOP 2017-2018 speaker line-up!

by Rossana Coriandoli November 3, 2017

The Toronto Knowledge Transfer and Exchange Community of Practice (KTECOP) coordinating committee is planning our line-up of events for 2018 and we’re hoping you’ll help us out. We’re looking for speakers who can discuss KTE practices, research on KTE effectiveness, and other related KTE activities. We plan to have a speaker every other month. If you have any ideas for presenters who would be able to speak at a KTECOP event, please fill in the Speaker Expression of Interest form.

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Job Posting: Project Facilitator, Brock University

by Scott Mitchell October 31, 2017

Reporting to the Director, SJRI, the Project Facilitator possesses knowledge of, and commitment to, social justice scholarship, takes initiative with SJRI affiliated faculty and the Faculty Steering Committee to develop fundable transdisciplinary social justice projects, facilitates projects, identifies funding sources, assists with and participates in grant writing, and liaises between faculty and community partners. Apply by November 28, 2017.

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Apply by Thursday November 30th! Knowledge Translation Professional Certificate (KTPC) – March 5-9, 2018

by Srdjana Filipovic October 30, 2017

APPLICATIONS DUE THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2017! KTPC is a five-day professional development initiative for knowledge translation (KT) professionals (ie. knowledge brokers, KT specialists, KT managers, and the like). Participation in this week-long intensive requires some background in KT. The curriculum focuses on the core competencies of KT work in Canada, as identified by a survey of KT […]

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Registration is Open! Scientist Knowledge Translation Training (SKTT) – January 25th & 26th, 2018

by Srdjana Filipovic October 25, 2017

The Scientist Knowledge Translation Training (SKTTTM) course is a two-day knowledge translation (KT) training opportunity. The program, which has been offered for over ten years, was developed on the premise that scientists, clinicians and educators, are agents of change in creating research impact, promoting research utilization, and ensuring that research findings reach the appropriate audiences.  There […]

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Job Posting: Content Strategist – Canadian Partnership Against Cancer

by Aileen Gomez October 11, 2017

Position: Content Strategist Reports to: Manager, Digital Strategy Location: Toronto (Downtown) Status: Full-Time Posting date: October 11, 2017 Closing Date: October 31, 2017 Overview of Role: Reporting to the Manager, Digital Strategy, this fulltime permanent position is responsible for overseeing the creation, maintenance and governance of usable and useful content for the Partnership’s digital ecosystem. Working […]

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Job Posting: Implementation Specialist at Baycrest

by Scott Mitchell October 10, 2017

The Centre for Aging and Brain Health Innovation at Baycrest has an opportunity for an Implementation Specialist, full-time (1 Year Contract – Non-Union, 70 hours bi-weekly).

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