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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Canadian Centre for Applied Research in Cancer Control (ARCC) Conference – May 11-12, 2014

by Rebecca Mercer March 31, 2014

The Canadian Centre for Applied Research in Cancer Control (ARCC) is hosting its third annual conference on May 11th and 12th 2014, at the Hilton Toronto.  The ARCC conference brings together clinicians, students, researchers, decision and policy-makers, who are interested in applied cancer control research.  This years conference includes special focus on knowledge translation and capacity building, with activities such […]

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Call for Proposals: “Collaborating in Complexity” Geriatric Conference

by Stacey A. Hawkins March 12, 2014

Central East Regional Specialized Geriatric Services’ (RSGS)  regional conference will take place on Thursday, June 12, 2014 at Fleming College’s Frost Campus in Lindsay.  The Conference will bring together both health service providers and researchers from across the region, and across the province. The theme of RSGS’s inaugural conference is “Collaborating in Complexity: Evolving Partnerships […]

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Foundations of Knowledge Translation workshop

by Lupin Battersby February 3, 2014

This course is offered through a partnership between the Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research, and the Knowledge Translation Program at St. Michael’s Hospital. Purpose: to support partnerships between researchers and knowledge users through KT skills training. Where: Blusson Spinal Cord Centre, 818 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver Who can […]

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BC KT CoP Meeting – Dec 5th

by Lupin Battersby November 18, 2013

BC KT CoP is in the process of planning our next  meeting. It will be held at Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children at 3644 Slocan St. on Thursday December 5th from 3:30 – 5:00pm. Marie Westby will be presenting ‘Can Quality Indicators Help Move Evidence Into Practice?’. Could you please RSVP via Doodle (  […]

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Strategies for Knowledge Mobilization in Community NGOs Working with Youth at Risk

by David Phipps November 7, 2013

Join the Toronto chapter of KTECOP for a presentation by Michael Ungar, Scientific Director of the Children and Youth in Challenging Contexts Network. Monday, December 2, 2013, 4:00-6:00 pm, Ontario Institute for Studies in Education.

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