Events

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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Apply by Thursday November 30th! Knowledge Translation Professional Certificate (KTPC) – March 5-9, 2018

by Srdjana Filipovic October 30, 2017

APPLICATIONS DUE THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2017! KTPC is a five-day professional development initiative for knowledge translation (KT) professionals (ie. knowledge brokers, KT specialists, KT managers, and the like). Participation in this week-long intensive requires some background in KT. The curriculum focuses on the core competencies of KT work in Canada, as identified by a survey of KT […]

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Registration is Open! Scientist Knowledge Translation Training (SKTT) – January 25th & 26th, 2018

by Srdjana Filipovic October 25, 2017

The Scientist Knowledge Translation Training (SKTTTM) course is a two-day knowledge translation (KT) training opportunity. The program, which has been offered for over ten years, was developed on the premise that scientists, clinicians and educators, are agents of change in creating research impact, promoting research utilization, and ensuring that research findings reach the appropriate audiences.  There […]

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Finding common approaches in a diverse practice domain: A Q-study of knowledge mobilization practitioners and researchers

by Scott Mitchell July 13, 2017

Join the Toronto chapter of KTECOP for a talk by Monica Batac and Dr. Charles Davis on Tuesday, August 22, 2017, 4-6 pm. Pre-registration required.

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Apply by Friday August 4! Knowledge Translation Professional Certificate (KTPC) – October 16-20, 2017

by Srdjana Filipovic July 4, 2017

APPLICATIONS DUE FRIDAY, AUGUST 4, 2017! KTPC is a five-day professional development initiative for knowledge translation (KT) professionals (ie. knowledge brokers, KT specialists, KT managers, and the like). Participation in this week-long intensive requires some background in KT. The curriculum focuses on the core competencies of KT work in Canada, as identified by a survey of KT […]

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