Melanie Barwick

Join us in Developing the Canadian Implementation Network

by Melanie Barwick March 27, 2018

Canada needs a network to support implementation of evidence in practice for many sectors; you can be part of it. Let us know what you need and/or to partner, get in touch

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SickKids KT Program Launches Two NEW e-Learning Modules on KT

by Melanie Barwick July 19, 2017

Proud to share that our SickKids KT Program Team has launched TWO new e-learning modules on KT. The first is a general introduction, and the second is an introduction and refresher for the Knowledge Translation Planning Template (Barwick, 2008, 2013). Please link, learn, and share!  

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Global Implementation Conference 2017 – Toronto June 19, 20, 21 2017

by Melanie Barwick April 18, 2017

The biennial Global Implementation Conference (GIC) was launched in 2011 with a focus on “What is Implementation?”. GIC 2013 then moved from the “What” to the “How” of implementation with conference sessions related to the process and tools used to implement effectively in community-based settings. GIC 2015 then expanded this focus further by engaging presenters […]

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Looking for a User Perspective

by Melanie Barwick February 28, 2017

Dear KTECOP Community, Have you viewed and/or used these Implementation videos in your work?  I’m looking for a knowledge user to join me and share their perspective on a @nccmt webinar that will take place on April 5th from 12pm to 2:30pm. If you are willing to help out, please get in touch: Thank you!

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Sponsorship Opportunities Open for Upcoming Global Implementation Conference, Toronto, June 19-21 2017

by Melanie Barwick August 19, 2016

The 4th biennial Global Implementation Conference (GIC 2017) that will be held in Toronto, Canada on June 19-21, 2017. It is my pleasure to offer organizations interested in implementation of evidence with the opportunity to become a sponsor of the GIC 2017. The GIC is the leading international implementation conference in the world and aims […]

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2 Postdoctoral Research Fellows in Global Health Policy, starting 1 September 2016 for 3 years

by Melanie Barwick April 11, 2016

The Centre for Global Health Research within the Usher Institute at the University of Edinburgh seeks to appoint TWO excellent Postdoctoral researchers to support the work of Professor Devi Sridhar’s Wellcome Trust Investigator Award ‘The Economic Gaze: The World Bank’s Influence in Global Public Health’ by fully engaging in all aspects of the research programmes […]

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NCCPH Knowledge Translation Graduate Student Awards

by Melanie Barwick March 4, 2016

Goal The purpose of the awards is to recognize the work of graduate students regarding knowledge translation in public health in Canada. Award Up to three awards will be given annually at the CPHA Annual Conference. Travel, accommodation and registration fees will be covered up to a maximum of $1,500. See here for more details and […]

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$500 Scholarship: Attendance at Canadian Knowledge Mobilization Forum June 28-29 2016 Toronto

by Melanie Barwick February 1, 2016

Early-career professionals (<age 35) working in non-academic Canadian organizations are eligible to apply for a $500 scholarship to attend the KMb Forum in Toronto on June 28-29 2016. Details here: .  

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CMHA Conference, Together by Design – Call for Abstracts

by Melanie Barwick January 26, 2016

The Mental Health for All Conference 2016 will be an industry wide event, benefiting individuals and organizations across the mental health, mental illness and addiction sectors. Setting it apart will be the national focus on information sharing and partnership between industry thought leaders, researchers, policy makers, service providers and front line staff. As the premier […]

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Save Cochrane Canada: Restore Funding

by Melanie Barwick January 23, 2016

Evidence for Democracy (E4D) has mounted a petition to Health Minister Jane Philpott to restore funding for Cochrane Canada. Please visit to sign the petition and show your support. We would appreciate if you would distribute this information through your networks so they have the opportunity to sign and share, via Twitter and Facebook.

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