2014 – 2015 Meeting Schedule of the BC KT CoP

by Melissa Ashman September 18, 2014

Please mark your calendars for the next four meetings of the BC KT CoP and join us in learning, engaging, and networking. All with an interest in KT, regardless of background, area, or experience, are welcome to participate. Physical and virtual meeting space will be provided. In addition, whenever possible, a recording of the meetings […]

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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.

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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 […]

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Get to know your Ottawa KTE colleagues – Informal Meet n’ Greet

by Peter Levesque September 9, 2014

If you are in Ottawa or happen to be visiting Ottawa, let’s start the new Fall season with an informal get together.  Come meet your fellow KTECoP colleagues for a refreshment and maybe a bite to eat. I will arrange some reserved space at The Brig Pub, 23 York Street in the Byward Market for […]

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New job opportunity – Senior Program Officer, Knowledge Translation

by David Phipps August 24, 2014

This sounds like a communications job not a KT job but will nonetheless be of interest to the KTE CoP David *****************************************,-Knowledge-Translation-.aspx 896 Senior Program Officer, Knowledge Translation International Development Research Centre (IDRC) Job Summary The Senior Program Officer, Knowledge Translation (KT) will work under the supervision of the Program Manager and the direction […]

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InspireNet’s 5th annual conference – September 22nd, 2014

by Lupin Battersby August 6, 2014

Connect 2014 Using Research to Improve Health Care – Change, Challenge and Opportunity in Knowledge Translation (KT) Monday, September 22, 2014 8:00am-6:00pm Venue: Coast Plaza Hotel & Suites, Comox Street at Denman, Vancouver Inspire! Keynote Speakers & Panelists Sharon E. Straus, MD, MSC, HBSc; Director, Knowledge Translation Program, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute Diane Finegood, […]

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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.

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BC Networking Meeting

by Lupin Battersby May 1, 2014

PHAC/BC KT CoP/MSFHR networking meeting on Friday, May 23 from 9am – 1pm, at Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children (3644 Slocan Street, Vancouver). WebEx is available for out of town attendees. Please RSVP to Jessica Collins by Friday, May 16th. Remember to indicate whether you will attend in person or via WebEx.  

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Connecting the Dots Through the Ontario Neuroscience Asset Map

by Scott Mitchell April 16, 2014

A Toronto KTECOP presentation by Kirk Nylen, Lucas Ng and Shiva Amiri. Event Details Wednesday, June 4, 2014 9:00-11:00 am Ontario Brain Institute 438 University Avenue, Suite 1618 (16th floor) at St. Patrick subway Download the Presentation Connecting the Dots Through the Ontario Neuroscience Asset Map (PDF) Watch the Videos Connecting the Dots Webinar An […]

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Scientist Knowledge Translation Training (SKTT) for Graduate Students – May 14th, 2014

by Kelly Warmington April 9, 2014

The Scientist Knowledge Translation Training (SKTTTM) course was developed on the premise that scientists, and increasingly, other practitioners and educators, are agents of change in creating research impact, promoting research utilization, and ensuring that research findings reach the appropriate audiences.  There is a skill set surrounding KT practice, and it is these competencies that the […]

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