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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Registration is open! Certificate in Knowledge Mobilization, Course 2: Sept.18 to Nov.12

Course 2 of the Certificate in Knowledge Mobilization, “Engage: Building capacity to understand and use relevant evidence”, will be offered online from September 18 to November 12, 2017. Register by July 28, 2017 and take advantage of early bird savings! The course The creation of productive contexts for knowledge mobilization (KMb) requires acting on the …

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List of resources and process suggestions to help NGOs deal with data requests from researchers

KTECOP member Anne Bergen has posted a list of resources and process suggestions to help NGOs deal with data requests from researchers. These resources were sent in response to a request sent to the KTECOP.ca listserv, the CBPR mail list, and the CFICE project, asking for recommendations about “resources aimed at community partners/NGOs who are …

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McMaster Optimal Aging Portal

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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Evaluating KT Strategies in Public Health – Évaluer des stratégies d’AC en santé publique

This resource shared by Jeannie Mackintosh – Evaluating KT Strategies in Public Health a free, interactive and self-paced module Evaluating the implementation of a practice change is a very complex process. Knowing how to create and follow a structured process for successful and useful evaluation is an essential skill. Evaluating KT Strategies in Public Health is designed for public health …

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NEW RESOURCE – Online E-Learning Modules for Implementation of EBPs

The Ontario Centre of Excellence for Child and Youth Mental Health has launched e-learning modules to support capacity building on how to implement evidence-based practices in behavioural healthcare.  This is an innovation in implementation in practice, and will contribute to building a practical knowledge base for implementation. http://www.excellenceforchildandyouth.ca/training/learning-modules Each module includes an evaluation of the …

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Dementia Knowledge Translation (KT) Learning Centre

The Canadian Dementia Knowledge Translation Network (CDKTN) and the National Core for Neuroethics have recently launched the online Dementia Knowledge Translation (KT) Learning Centre. This website is targeted towards new and established dementia researchers engaged in KT. Key features include: KT strategy suggestions Sample KT budgets to assist with dementia grant writing Social media as …

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