Planning for sustainability of evidence-based programs and practices

KTECOP Toronto met on March 21st to learn about “Planning for sustainability of evidence-based programs and practices”, presented by Alekhya Mascarenhas. See the webinar here Get the slides here Literature on sustainability of evidence-based programs and practices: a) Developing a comprehensive definition of sustainability b) Sustainability framework c) Sustainability of evidence-based interventions and practices in …

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Modeling implementation and knowledge translation strategies using discrete choice conjoint experiments

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

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

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

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!

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

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

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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