Melanie Barwick


by Melanie Barwick July 10, 2014

Our research team has just completed 5 new video clips on Implementation on my YouTube Channel found here; These resources were developed from our research on the implementation of evidence-based practices in child and youth mental health (and schools), funded by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR). Each video clip captures high level […]

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We Need 2 “Members at Large” for KTECoP Strategic Planning Meeting

by Melanie Barwick May 13, 2014

Have a say in the KTECOP’s upcoming activities! We’re looking for two ‘members at large’ to join the coordinating committee’s strategic planning meeting which will be held on Tuesday, June 24, 2014, from 5:30 to 8:30 pm in Toronto. Following from the KTECOP members survey from this winter, the planning meeting will be a facilitated […]

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2 Knowledge Broker Positions – Ontario Centre of Excellence for Child and Youth Mental Health

by Melanie Barwick April 29, 2014

The Knowledge Broker is a provincial resource to assist in building and enhancing the capacity of agencies across Ontario to strengthen care and improve mental health outcomes.  The knowledge broker will have content expertise in at least two of the following three areas: 1) implementation science, 2) knowledge exchange/translation/mobilization, or 3) evaluation/outcomes measurement. The knowledge […]

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University of Washington Postdoctoral Fellowship in School Mental Health and Implementation Science

by Melanie Barwick April 15, 2014

University of Washington Postdoctoral Fellowship in School Mental Health and Implementation Science The University of Washington (UW) School of Medicine (SoM; Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences), in partnership with the College of Education (CoE), is accepting applications for a one-year senior fellowship – with the expectation of renewal for a second year – in […]

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KTECoP Membership Survey 2014: Looking Back and Moving Forward

by Melanie Barwick April 8, 2014

Dear KTPCoPers, On behalf of the Coordinating Committee, I am delighted to post our Membership Survey 2014 Report.  KTECoP Survey Report April 8 2014 In partial fulfillment for our CIHR MPD grant (2011-2013/14), the report highlights characteristics of our membership, barriers and facilitators to connection and collaboration, impacts, and goals for moving forward in our […]

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Knowledge Translation Specialist, National Collaborating Centre for Determinants of Health

by Melanie Barwick March 29, 2014

Ontario Health Promotion E-Bulletin, 28 March 2014 – OHPE Bulletin 837, Volume 2014, No. 837 Antigonish, Nova Scotia Deadline April 22, 2014 St. Francis Xavier University, a top-ranking Canadian university focused on academic excellence, innovation in teaching and research, service to society and international outreach, is seeking a Knowledge Translation Specialist to join the National […]

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Development of a Canadian Implementation (Science) Network – Survey attached

by Melanie Barwick February 25, 2014

A group of like-minded folks across Canada have begun conversation to develop a Canadian Implementation Network, that would link to to the Global Implementation Initiative –  We are circulating a survey to help us shape this network.  If you are interested, please feel free to complete the survey before March 31st 2014, or circulate […]

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Training Institute for Dissemination and Implementation Research in Health 2014

by Melanie Barwick February 23, 2014

July 21-25, 2014 Harvard University | Boston, Massachusetts TIDIRH 2014 ANNOUNCEMENT Applications now being accepted through April 6, 2014. One of the most critical issues impeding improvements in public health today is the enormous gap between what we know can optimize health and healthcare and what actually gets implemented in every day practice. The science […]

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Call for Resources

by Melanie Barwick February 4, 2014

Participants at the recent NIH/VA measures and reporting standards working meeting identified a need for resources that synthesize evaluation tools as a priority area for the field of Dissemination and Implementation Science. A subgroup of participants, led by Drs. Borsika Rabin and Cara Lewis, are working to identify and summarize existing quantitative, qualitative, and mixed methods resources for broad […]

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Postdoctoral Fellow, Assessing Research Impact, Edinburgh

by Melanie Barwick February 4, 2014

Health Economics Research Group (HERG)   Research Assistant/Fellow in Assessing Research Impact Full-time, Fixed-term (2 years) The Health Economics Research Group (HERG) is seeking a Postdoctoral Research Assistant to support original research on the mapping and evaluation of research impact. Applicants must possess the following attributes: ·    A PhD (or near completion of) in public […]

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