Registration now open! Momentum: Research Realized Conference 2018

by Laura C. Ball March 9, 2018

Registration for the Waypoint Research Institute’s 6th Annual Conference, Momentum: Research Realized, is now open! This conference is focused on KT, implementation science, and health promotion issues in the mental health and addictions system (broadly conceived). Conference & Pre-Conference Workshops – Preliminary Program To view the preliminary conference program, please click HERE. We would like […]

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CSPC 2018 Call for Panel Proposals: Building Bridges Between Science, Policy, and Society

by Scott Mitchell March 1, 2018

The 10th Canadian Science Policy Conference (CSPC 2018) will be held in Ottawa, Ontario, on November 7-9th, 2018, at the Delta Hotel. The deadline for submitting your proposal is April 13, 2018.

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Planning for sustainability of evidence-based programs and practices

by Sara Macdonald March 1, 2018

Join KTECOP Toronto to learn about “Planning for sustainability of evidence-based programs and practices”, presented by Alekhya Mascarenhas.   Attend this event IN PERSON or VIA WEBINAR. Event details DATE: Wednesday March 21, 2018 TIME: 4–6 PM (EST) LOCATION: Institute for Work & Health 481 University Avenue, Suite 800 Toronto, Ontario M5G 2E9 Register here […]

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Modeling implementation and knowledge translation strategies using discrete choice conjoint experiments

by Scott Mitchell February 23, 2018

The Toronto chapter of the KTE CoP met to learn from Dr. Charles Cunningham about modelling knowledge translation and implementation strategies and the results from studies regarding knowledge user preferences.   Download the presentation slides See the publications Modeling the Decision of Mental Health Providers to Implement Evidence-Based Children’s Mental Health Services: A Discrete Choice […]

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Impact of Science 2018: Finding shared approaches to assess, enable and accelerate impact on society

by Scott Mitchell December 16, 2017

The political momentum and current research eco-system in Canada are an excellent and indeed inspirational context to foster the worldwide debates on impact. In line with Canadian prospects and initiatives the AESIS annual conference will focus on finding shared approaches for assessing, enabling and accelerating the societal impact of science. June 14-15, 2018, Ottawa.

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Exploring organizational-level factors that facilitate knowledge translation

by rcoriandoli December 13, 2017

Join the Toronto chapter of the KTE CoP on Wednesday, January 24, 2018, 4-6 pm EST, to explore organizational-level factors that facilitate knowledge translation.

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What is Practicing Knowledge Translation (PKT)?

by Scott Mitchell December 10, 2017

This workshop is designed for health professionals interested in learning more about implementing change using best practices in KT.

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Call for Abstracts is now open for Momentum: Research Realized Conference 2018

by Laura C. Ball November 20, 2017

Call for Abstracts – Momentum: Research Realized Conference 2018 #WRIConference2018 The Call for Abstracts for the 6th annual Waypoint Research Institute Conference – now re-branded as Momentum: Research Realized – is open! This conference focuses on health promotion, knowledge translation, implementation, and other emerging and inspiring research relevant to the mental health and addictions sector. In […]

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Fuse International Conference on Knowledge Exchange in Public Health

by Scott Mitchell November 17, 2017

On May 8-10 2018, the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research will be co-hosting Fuse 2018, the 4th Fuse International Conference on Knowledge Exchange in Public Health. In partnership with the BC Ministry of Health, the Public Health Association of BC and the United Kingdom’s Fuse Centre for Translational Research in Public Health, UPDATE: Due to overwhelming interest in the past week, the abstract committee has decided to extend the Fuse 2018 abstract submission deadline by one week. The updated deadline is 4 p.m. PST, November 27, 2017.

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Give us your suggestions for the KTECOP 2017-2018 speaker line-up!

by Rossana Coriandoli November 3, 2017

The Toronto Knowledge Transfer and Exchange Community of Practice (KTECOP) coordinating committee is planning our line-up of events for 2018 and we’re hoping you’ll help us out. We’re looking for speakers who can discuss KTE practices, research on KTE effectiveness, and other related KTE activities. We plan to have a speaker every other month. If you have any ideas for presenters who would be able to speak at a KTECOP event, please fill in the Speaker Expression of Interest form.

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