British Columbia News

Post-Doctoral Position in KT and Patient Engagement – Arthritis Research Canada/University of British Columbia

by Gayle Scarrow April 8, 2015

The Arthritis Research Canada is seeking a Post-Doctoral Fellow for a 1-year position to assist in leading a series of projects to study a counseling intervention using wearable devices to change patient’s physical activity behaviours. These projects are guided by the Knowledge-to-Action process and a team of patient partners. Under the supervision of Dr. Linda […]

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BCKTCoP – January 21 2015 – Presentation materials available

by Melissa Ashman February 2, 2015

On January 21, 2015, Pat Atherton,  InspireNet Manager, presented on mobilizing knowledge to improve health services through tech-enabled KT at the BC KT CoP chapter meeting. The presentation slide deck and recording are now available. Slide deck Presentation recording

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BCKTCoP – January 21 Chapter Meeting – Presentation by Pat Atherton

by Melissa Ashman January 12, 2015

Join us in learning, engaging, and networking at the next BC KT CoP chapter meeting! All with an interest in KT, regardless of background, area, or experience, are welcome to participate. You are welcome to join us in person or online. However, if you can’t participate in the live event, the recording and slide deck […]

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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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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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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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MSFHR Science Policy Fellowships

by Lupin Battersby October 8, 2013

Dear Colleagues, The Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research (MSFHR), in partnership with the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) and CIHR’s Institute of Aboriginal People’s Health is excited to announce the launch of a knowledge translation funding opportunity. Our provincial partners, the British Columbia Ministry of Health, First Nations Health Authority, Interior Health, and […]

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KT Coordinator Position in Vancouver

by Gayle Scarrow July 24, 2013

The Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research (MSFHR) in Vancouver, BC is looking for a full-time KT Coordinator to work with our team to coordinate and execute all activities in the Foundation’s KT plan. Organizational background:  MSFHR is BC’s health research funding agency. We harness the power of health research to improve the health of British […]

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Health Research Strategy for BC Survey

by Lupin Battersby June 6, 2013

Dear BC KT CoP Members, I wanted to bring you up to speed on MSFHR’s activities to date with respect to the development of a health research strategy for BC. As you may be aware, the Foundation was endorsed to facilitate the process; a preliminary planning phase in fall 2012 included the establishment of an […]

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Knowledge Translation Training Opportunity with KT Canada

by Megan Schellenberg February 19, 2013

The Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research (MSFHR) is excited to partner with KT Canada on their 2013 Summer Institute for Knowledge Translation. Call for Applications This year’s theme is “Challenges in the Science and Practice of Knowledge Translation”.  The Summer Institute will be held in Hamilton, ON from June 17-19, 2013. This competition is […]

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