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 the care and quality of life for older adults. The Project Officer, Knowledge Mobilization is responsible for coordinating research-to-practice projects within Schlegel Villages. He/she will provide coordination and communication supports to project teams (including research teams and knowledge users) at all stages of the research process (e.g., research coordination, piloting/implementation, scale, spread), including dissemination of results and development of KMb tools and resources.


Registration is Open! Specialist Knowledge Translation Training (SKTT) – January 24-25, 2019

by Srdjana Filipovic October 17, 2018

The Specialist 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, practitioners 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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Making KT happen: How to pick a framework that works for you

by rcoriandoli October 15, 2018

Join this presentation by Dr. Julia E. Moore, who is the Senior Director for the Center for Implementation, presented by the Knowledge Transfer & Exchange Community of Practice Toronto Chapter.

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The Implementation Game

by Melanie Barwick October 9, 2018

The Implementation Game is an educational and planning tool to support implementation that is organized into five key areas. To order: Grab the tiger by the tail!

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Specialist, Evaluation & Knowledge Exchange

by Janet David October 9, 2018

Job Title:        Specialist, Evaluation & Knowledge Exchange Reports to:     Senior Manager, Planning Evaluation & Strategic Initiatives Department:  Mission-National Location:        Toronto Status:            Permanent – Full time The Heart and Stroke Foundation Life. We don’t want you to miss it.TM That’s why Heart & Stroke leads the fight against heart disease and stroke. Powered by donors and […]

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Knowledge Translation Research Assistant

by Fatiah De Matas October 1, 2018

The Knowledge Translation Program at St. Michael’s Hospital is currently looking for a Research Assistant I to join the dynamic and growing team in a full time position. The primary role of the Research Assistant is to support the implementation and research activities of the Team of Implementation, Evaluation and Sustainability (TIES) within the Knowledge Translation Program. […]

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Knowledge Translation/Evaluation Associate

by Scott Mitchell September 29, 2018

Alberta’s Tomorrow Project (ATP) was launched in 2000 as a prospective cohort to examine the relationship between environmental, lifestyle, and genetic factors and the incidence of cancer and chronic diseases. The main responsibility of the KTE/Evaluation Associate is to develop and carry out stakeholder engagement plans and translate knowledge generated through ATP research as well as to ensure projects are informed by evidence/knowledge users.

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R2A Social Media Consultant

by Scott Mitchell September 25, 2018

Are you a social media specialist with a passion for improving research communications? Research to Action is looking for a keen communicator to help us make the most of our large repository of articles and resources, and to generate innovative content across our digital platforms. Deadline: Friday, September 28, midnight UK time (GMT +1hr)

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Give us your suggestions for the KTECOP 2018-2019 speaker line-up!

by rcoriandoli September 17, 2018

The Toronto Knowledge Transfer and Exchange Community of Practice (KTECOP) coordinating committee is planning the line-up of events for 2018-2019 and are looking for speakers who can discuss KTE practices, research on KTE effectiveness, and other related KTE activities. If you’re interested in speaking at a KTECOP event, please fill out the attached Expression of […]

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Bilingual KT Coordinator

by Fatiah De Matas September 11, 2018

The Knowledge Translation (KT) Program at the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St. Michael’s Hospital is currently looking for a bilingual (French/English) Research Coordinator 1 to join the dynamic and growing team.  The primary role of the bilingual (French/English) Research Coordinator is to support ongoing research and implementation projects in French. Currently we are seeking […]

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