NEWS AND EVENTS


Join the Toronto chapter of KTECOP for a presentation by psychologist Charles Cunningham, Jack Laidlaw Chair in Patient-Centered Health Care at McMaster University. This event will be presented IN PERSON and VIA WEBINAR. Event details DATE: Wednesday, February 21, 2018 TIME: 4–6 PM (EST) LOCATION: Institute for Work & Health 481 University Avenue, Suite 800 […]

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Research and Strategic Initiatives Facilitator

by Scott Mitchell February 5, 2018

The Research and Strategic Initiatives Facilitator is responsible for increasing research and innovation capacity and partnerships for Lakehead University in Orillia. A review of applications will begin on Friday, February 23, 2018. This position will remain open until filled.

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Apply by Friday March 23rd! Knowledge Translation Professional Certificate (KTPC) – June 4-8, 2018

by Srdjana Filipovic February 21, 2018

APPLICATIONS DUE FRIDAY MARCH 23, 2018! 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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Education & Knowledge Exchange Specialist

by Tina Papadakos February 15, 2018

JOB POSTING # 818281 Position: Education and Knowledge Exchange Specialist – Cancer Education Site: Princess Margaret Cancer Centre Department: Cancer Education  Reports to: Senior Manager, Educational Design & Knowledge Translation Salary Grade/Range: Commensurate with experience and consistent with UHN Compensation Policy  Hours: 35 hours per week Status: Permanent Full-time   POSITION: The Education & Knowledge […]

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Knowledge Broker opportunity with Evidence to Care at Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital

by Shauna Kingsnorth January 9, 2018

Location: Toronto Competition Number: RES-18-00001 Deadline: January 15, 2018 Evidence to Care is looking for a Knowledge Broker to join the POND Network team. The Province of Ontario Neurodevelopmental Disorders (POND) Network is a large research initiative carrying out biomedical studies aimed at improving long-term outcomes of children with ASD, ADHD, OCD and ID. The […]

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Young KT Enthusiast

by Deepkiran Tung December 22, 2017

Dear Members, I am a Global Health Professional with experience in Program Management (HIV/AIDS programs) and would love the opportunity to work in the field of Knowledge Translation. Are there any volunteer opportunities to gain experience apart from regular job postings? If so kindly share. Thank you for your help. -Deepkiran

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Impact of Science 2018: Finding shared approaches to assess, enable and accelerate impact on society

by Scott Mitchell December 16, 2017

The political momentum and current research eco-system in Canada are an excellent and indeed inspirational context to foster the worldwide debates on impact. In line with Canadian prospects and initiatives the AESIS annual conference will focus on finding shared approaches for assessing, enabling and accelerating the societal impact of science. June 14-15, 2018, Ottawa.

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Exploring organizational-level factors that facilitate knowledge translation

by rcoriandoli December 13, 2017

Join the Toronto chapter of the KTE CoP on Wednesday, January 24, 2018, 4-6 pm EST, to explore organizational-level factors that facilitate knowledge translation.

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Job Posting: Director, Innovation at CIFAR

by Scott Mitchell December 10, 2017

CIFAR’s core purpose is to create knowledge that enriches human life and leads to a better future for Canada and the world. Reporting to the Vice-President of Knowledge Outreach, the Director of Innovation is responsible for pro-actively contributing to the knowledge mobilization (KM) strategy for the Institute with direct responsibility for the Institute’s annual KM plans for the business and R&D sectors.

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What is Practicing Knowledge Translation (PKT)?

by Scott Mitchell December 10, 2017

This workshop is designed for health professionals interested in learning more about implementing change using best practices in KT.

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