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Foundations of Knowledge Translation workshop

by Lupin Battersby February 3, 2014

This course is offered through a partnership between the Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research, and the Knowledge Translation Program at St. Michael’s Hospital. Purpose: to support partnerships between researchers and knowledge users through KT skills training. Where: Blusson Spinal Cord Centre, 818 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver Who can […]

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Assistant or Associate Professor position, School of Population & Public Health, UBC

by Lupin Battersby January 14, 2014

The Cancer Prevention Centre at UBC are recruiting for an Assistant or Associate Professor, Grant Tenure Track, in the School of Population and Public Health at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada. The position seeks a cancer prevention researcher with research expertise in modifiable risk factors such as tobacco control, diet and nutrition, obesity […]

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BC KT CoP Meeting – Dec 5th

by Lupin Battersby November 18, 2013

BC KT CoP is in the process of planning our next  meeting. It will be held at Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children at 3644 Slocan St. on Thursday December 5th from 3:30 – 5:00pm. Marie Westby will be presenting ‘Can Quality Indicators Help Move Evidence Into Practice?’. Could you please RSVP via Doodle (http://doodle.com/pwvgvkc9pcwyx58a)  […]

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MSFHR Science Policy Fellowships

by Lupin Battersby October 8, 2013

Dear Colleagues, The Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research (MSFHR), in partnership with the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) and CIHR’s Institute of Aboriginal People’s Health is excited to announce the launch of a knowledge translation funding opportunity. Our provincial partners, the British Columbia Ministry of Health, First Nations Health Authority, Interior Health, and […]

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St. Michael’s Hospital – KT Research Coordinator

by Lupin Battersby July 3, 2013

Job posting for a Research Coordinator I – Research – Knowledge Transfer The Knowledge Translation (KT) Program at the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St. Michael’s Hospital is looking for a full time temporary Research Coordinator I (RC I) for a two year contract.  In this KT practice (rather than science) role, the RC will coordinate […]

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BC KT CoP Meeting – June 26th

by Lupin Battersby June 23, 2013

The next BC KT CoP meeting is on Wednesday, June 26 from 3:30 – 5:00 at the Blusson Spinal Cord Centre, 818 West 10th Avenue in Vancouver. CoP member Bubli Chakraborty will be kicking off the meeting with a presentation and resources on data visualization. In addition we will workshop KT challenges (project-specific or otherwise) […]

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Communications Coordinator – Arts Health Network BC

by Lupin Battersby June 15, 2013

Do you think engagement and participation in the arts contributes to health and well-being? The Arts Health Network Canada-BC is looking for a communications expert to join our team in BC. This is a part-time contract position with flexible hours and location with an emerging social-profit organization called Arts Health Network Canada – BC. If […]

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Health Research Strategy for BC Survey

by Lupin Battersby June 6, 2013

Dear BC KT CoP Members, I wanted to bring you up to speed on MSFHR’s activities to date with respect to the development of a health research strategy for BC. As you may be aware, the Foundation was endorsed to facilitate the process; a preliminary planning phase in fall 2012 included the establishment of an […]

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Environmental Health Knowledge Translation Scientist Job Posting

by Lupin Battersby February 14, 2013

BC Centre for Disease Control Vancouver, BC Temporary Full-time until April 2014 Competition #19752 The Environmental Health & Knowledge Translation Scientist provides expertise, surveillance and investigation of environmental health and will work on assigned knowledge synthesis translation and exchange (KSTE) projects where research findings are assessed and synthesized to provide an evidence base for environmental […]

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KT training course for VCHRI-affiliated* researchers and staff

by Lupin Battersby January 31, 2013

The Knowledge Translation Program at St. Michaels Hospital, the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research, and the Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute invite applicants for the Foundations of Knowledge Translation Course. This course aims to increase application of knowledge by supporting partnerships between researchers and knowledge users (clinicians and managers) to bridge relevant knowledge to […]

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