Scott Mitchell

Research Associate, Occupational Cancer Research Centre

by Scott Mitchell December 4, 2014

APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED to DECEMBER 23, 2015. Cancer Care Ontario (CCO) — an Ontario government agency — drives quality and continuous improvement in disease prevention and screening, the delivery of care and the patient experience, for cancer, chronic kidney disease and access to care for key health services.

Read the full article »

Mobilizing Science Knowledge & Research in the 21st Century: An NCE Sharing of Best Practices Symposium

by Scott Mitchell November 27, 2014

January 26-29, 2015 Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel NCE researchers are asked to report their knowledge mobilization (KMB) activities every year, yet we recognize the lack of formal KMB training and education. To meet this need, MEOPAR will host a Mobilizing Science Knowledge and Research (KMB) Symposium designed by staff from some of the 48 Canadian […]

Read the full article »

Senior Advisor, Knowledge Outreach – CIFAR

by Scott Mitchell November 11, 2014

The Canadian Institute for Advanced Research (CIFAR) brings together top researchers from Canada and across the globe to create new knowledge that will change the world. Today, our global research networks are working on some of the most interesting and pressing questions of our time.

Read the full article »

List of resources and process suggestions to help NGOs deal with data requests from researchers

by Scott Mitchell October 15, 2014

KTECOP member Anne Bergen has posted a list of resources and process suggestions to help NGOs deal with data requests from researchers. These resources were sent in response to a request sent to the KTECOP.ca listserv, the CBPR mail list, and the CFICE project, asking for recommendations about “resources aimed at community partners/NGOs who are […]

Read the full article »

McMaster Optimal Aging Portal

by Scott Mitchell October 12, 2014

McMaster University is pleased to announce the launch of the McMaster Optimal Aging Portal, a new online resource that will provide health professionals and the general public with trusted, evidence-based information about how to stay healthy, active and engaged as we grow older. The McMaster Optimal Aging Portal brings together research evidence about clinical, public […]

Read the full article »

Senior Editor, Partnered Health Information Resources

by Scott Mitchell September 16, 2014

CATIE is seeking a Senior Editor, Partnered Health Information Resources. The application deadline is September 19, 2014.

Read the full article »

The KT Game

by Scott Mitchell September 15, 2014

Come to this Toronto KTE CoP Seminar on November 4, 2014, where you will not only learn about The KT Game but get to try it out.

Read the full article »

Knowledge Translation Strategies for Health and Helping Professionals

by Scott Mitchell September 13, 2014

University of British Columbia Continuing Studies presents a two-part webinar series on October 2 and 16, 2014. This course can be applied as an elective to the UBC Certificate in Collaborative Practice for Health Professionals. Health and helping professionals across a continuum of roles, including direct practice, education, policy and research, are faced with rapidly […]

Read the full article »

Changing the Game of Research in the UK: The Quest for Non-academic Impact

by Scott Mitchell June 10, 2014

Join us on Thursday, June 26, 3-5 pm, for a Toronto KTECOP presentation by Christina Miariti, Research Impact officer at the University of Sussex, UK. This talk will review the context and responses to the ‘impact agenda’ in the UK. It will reveal the difficult questions that remain at the heart of the current discourse and, drawing from examples across Europe, will make the case for different approaches needed to deepen our understanding of research impact as it evolves over time.

Read the full article »

Director, Education and Research, Victoria Hospice

by Scott Mitchell June 2, 2014

The Director, Education and Research is a fulltime position located in beautiful Victoria, British Columbia. Working within the vision, policies and values of Victoria Hospice Society (VHS), the Director, Education and Research facilitates excellence in hospice palliative care practice across all Victoria Hospice programs through education, evaluation, knowledge translation, research and broad collaboration.

Read the full article »