Welcome to KTECOP

The Canadian Knowledge Transfer and Exchange Community of Practice (KTECOP) is a network of KTE practitioners and researchers who share KTE practices and experience, build peer relationships for information exchange and support, build KTE capacity, advance knowledge of KTE effectiveness, and share KTE events, job opportunities and other related KTE activities. More »

Register Today! Specialist Knowledge Translation Training (SKTT) for Graduate Students – May 8th, 2019

The Specialist Knowledge Translation Training (SKTTTM) workshop for graduate students is a professional development opportunity for aspiring researchers, clinicians and educators. The course focuses on knowledge translation (KT) practice, planning tools, and ensuring that research findings reach the appropriate audiences.   This one-day version of the SKTT workshop will be held on Wednesday May 8th, 2019 …

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JOB POSTING: Lead, Implementation Science (Ontario HIV Treatment Network)

The Ontario HIV Treatment Network (OHTN) is seeking a Lead in Implementation Science. Under the supervision of the Director of Research Impact, the position will play a key role in supporting the OHTN, front-line organizations, and service providers in the application of implementation science principles to programs and services, as well as capacity building and …

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Research & Knowledge Mobilization Manager – Live Work Well Research Centre

The Live Work Well Research Centre at the University of Guelph is hiring a Research and Knowledge Mobilization Manager for a two-year full-time contract. The Centre has a small but mighty team, and leads a number of interesting research and engagement projects related to families, work and wellbeing. You can find more information about the …

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Increasing uptake through the use of ethical frameworks in KT design

Join the Toronto chapter of the KTE CoP to explore the use of ethical frameworks in the design of knowledge translation (KT) projects. DATE: May 9, 2018 TIME: 4 – 6 PM (EST) Register for this event. This event will be presented IN PERSON and VIA WEBINAR. See details below. IN PERSON: Institute for Work & Health …

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New #KMb Journal Club: The Dos and Don’ts of Influencing Policy: A Systematic Review of Advice to Academics

First posted on Mobilize This! Oliver, K. & Cairney, P. (2019). The dos and don’ts of influencing policy: A systematic review of advice to academics. Palgrave Communications, 5(21). https://doi.org/10.1057/s41599-019-0232-y Abstract Many academics have strong incentives to influence policymaking but may not know where to start. We searched systematically for, and synthesised, the ‘how to’ advice …

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“Act: Transforming Knowledge into Action” runs April 8-June 2, 2019

Registration is now open for Act: Transforming Knowledge into Action, the third course in the University of Guelph’s Certificate in Knowledge Mobilization. After “Inform” and “Engage”, this course focuses on the final stage in the KMb continuum, where evidence is transformed into decisions and practices at the system, organization, community and individual level. This course begins …

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Practicing Knowledge Translation (PKT) Course – April 8-12, 2019

The Knowledge Translation (KT) Program at St. Michael’s Hospital is offering Practicing Knowledge Translation (PKT), a 5-day workshop from April 8th to 12th. at the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute in Toronto, Canada. This workshop is designed for health professionals interested in learning how to apply Knowledge Translation (KT) to put research evidence into practice. There are …

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Apply by Friday March 22nd! Knowledge Translation Professional Certificate (KTPC) – June 3-7, 2019

APPLICATIONS DUE FRIDAY MARCH 22, 2019! KTPC is a five-day professional development initiative for knowledge translation (KT) professionals (ie. knowledge brokers, KT specialists, KT managers). 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 practitioners. These competencies …

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New KMb Journal Club: Ten-point guidelines for an effective process of research impact assessment

This month’s journal club is on the following article: Adam, P., Ovseiko, P.V., Grant, J., Graham, K.E.A., Boukhris, O.F., Dowd, A-M., Balling, G.V., Christensen, R.N., Pollitt, A., Taylor, M., Sued, O., Hinrichs-Krapels, S., Solans‐Domènech, M., Chorzempa, H., & the International School on Research Impact Assessment (ISRIA). (2018). ISRIA statement: Ten-point guidelines for an effective process of …

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Research and Knowledge Translation & Exchange Specialist – Alzheimer Society of Canada

The Alzheimer Society’s vision is a world without Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. Our mission is to alleviate the personal and social consequences of Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias and to promote research. OUR VALUES Collaboration Accountability Respect Excellence The Alzheimer Society is an equal opportunity employer and we are dedicated to building a workforce …

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