KTE News

BCKTCoP – October 9 2014 – Presentation materials available

by Melissa Ashman October 23, 2014

On October 9, 2014, Chris McBride, Executive Director, Spinal Cord Injury BC, presented on community partnership and partner engagement at the BC KT CoP chapter meeting. The presentation slide deck and recording are now available. Slide deck Presentation recording  

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McMaster Optimal Aging Portal

by Scott Mitchell October 12, 2014

McMaster University is pleased to announce the launch of the McMaster Optimal Aging Portal, a new online resource that will provide health professionals and the general public with trusted, evidence-based information about how to stay healthy, active and engaged as we grow older. The McMaster Optimal Aging Portal brings together research evidence about clinical, public […]

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Inter-organizational Networks: A Review of the Literature to Inform Practice

by Janice Popp September 25, 2014

This recently published report and associated blog may be of interest to KTE members. Report: http://www.businessofgovernment.org/report/inter-organizational-networks-review-literature-inform-practice Blog Post: http://bit.ly/1msvKMp

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2014-2015 meeting schedule of the BC KT CoP now available

by Melissa Ashman September 18, 2014

The 2014-2015 meeting schedule of the BC Knowledge Translation Community of Practice is now available. Access the schedule All with an interest in KT, regardless of background, area, or experience, are welcome to participate. If you would like to receive e-notifications about upcoming meetings (including meeting reminders), please join the BC KT CoP online AND email mandy.pui@vch.ca.

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Interested in meeting? Institute for Knowledge Mobilization in Vancouver September 22 to 25

by Peter Levesque September 9, 2014

Hello KTECoP Community, Peter Levesque of the Institute for Knowledge Mobilization will be in Vancouver from September 22-25.  I am meeting with the several Foundations and doing a site visit to the Granville Island Hotel in preparation for the Knowledge Mobilization Leaders Roundtable in January 2015.  If you are interested in meeting to discuss your […]

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KT Competencies

by Gayle Scarrow September 4, 2014

Hello KTE CoP Members, The Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research (MSFHR) in BC is part of a working group developing individual knowledge translation (KT) training pathways for health researchers; knowledge users; and knowledge brokers in British Columbia and Alberta, based on BC’s Health Services Researcher Pathway. We’re in the early stages, currently trying to […]

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New Job Opportunity – KT Coordinator, NeuroDevNet (York University)

by David Phipps August 25, 2014

POSTING DATE: August 25, 2014 CLOSING DATE: September 5, 2014   POSITION: Knowledge Translation (KT) Coordinator LOCATION: NeuroDevNet KT Core, Kaneff Tower SALARY: $40,000 – $45,000 per annum DURATION: September 29, 2014 (or sooner) – March 31, 2015 possibility of renewal depending on renewed funding for NeuroDevNet Purpose: NeuroDevNet, a national Network of Centres of […]

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BC KT CoP Strategic Plan Draft

by Melissa Ashman August 22, 2014

BC Knowledge Translation Community of Practice (BC KT CoP) Strategic Plan 2014 – 2017 Background The BC Knowledge Translation Community of Practice (BC KT CoP) is a chapter of the national Canadian Knowledge Transfer and Exchange Community of Practice. For additional information on the organizational structure and background information on the national body, please refer […]

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NEW RESOURCE for IMPLEMENTATION OF EVIDENCE

by Melanie Barwick July 10, 2014

Our research team has just completed 5 new video clips on Implementation on my YouTube Channel found here; https://www.youtube.com/user/MelanieBarwick/videos These resources were developed from our research on the implementation of evidence-based practices in child and youth mental health (and schools), funded by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR). Each video clip captures high level […]

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Research Associate/Project Manager – University of Waterloo

by Lora Giangregorio June 3, 2014

The Research Associate will manage the planning and implementation of a province-wide knowledge translation initiative , Too Fit To Fall or Fracture, in partnership with the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) and Osteoporosis Canada.  The individual will be hired on a two-year contract. The initiative involves knowledge exchange with health care providers and patients […]

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