Social Media for the Modern Day Scientist

by Kelly Warmington January 27, 2017

On March 30th, The Hospital for Sick Children and KT Australia bring you: Social Media for the Modern Day Scientist Evidence shows that #socialmedia supports knowledge translation. Did you know that highly Tweeted peer-review publications are cited up to 20 times more than others? Social media also provides a platform to broaden your audience, connect with decision makers, and […]

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New R2A Webinar Series

by Scott Mitchell January 19, 2017

Research to Action is launching a series of webinars to help development researchers and communications professionals really unpack what we mean by the term research uptake.

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Training Course on Health Research Impact Assessment

by Scott Mitchell January 18, 2017

Alberta Innovates is pleased to host the third regional Training Course on Research Impact Assessment from March 5-8, 2017 in Banff, Alberta.

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Program Manager, Cochrane Child Health

by Denise Thomson January 10, 2017

Cochrane Child Health is part of the Cochrane Collaboration, an international organization devoted to gathering and summarizing the best evidence from health research to help patients, policy-makers and health care practitioners make informed choices about treatment.  Within the larger organization, Cochrane Child Health works to carry out knowledge transfer and exchange activities: bringing the perspective of the child […]

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Analyst, Research Operations (Maternity leave – Full Time Contract)

by Sonia Buksa January 10, 2017

The Ontario Institute for Cancer Research (OICR) is seeking an Analyst in the department of Research Operations. The Analyst plays a fundamental role in the stewardship of OICRs research programs by acting as Project Manager, Business Analyst and Systems Administrator for OICR’s Key Performance Indicator (KPI) and portfolio management tools. As the subject matter expert on […]

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Clinical Trials Education for Health Care Practitioners

by Scott Mitchell January 9, 2017

To understand how best to support primary health care practitioners who have patients enrolled in pharmaceutical clinical trials, the office of Continuing Professional Development at Queen’s University is conducting a needs assessment. Enter to win one of 10 $100 gift cards.

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Senior Specialist, Health Promotion

by Sarah Madamba January 9, 2017

VACANCY/POSTE VACANT: Senior Specialist, Health Promotion REPORTS TO/SUPÉRIEUR HIÉRARCHIQUE: Team Lead, Training and Knowledge Exchange – Program Training and Consultation Centre (PTCC) LOCATION/EMPLACEMENT: Toronto, Ontario  STATUS/SITUATION: Permanent Full-Time No. of VACANCIES/Nombre de POSTES VACANTS: One (1) Hire   About us Cancer Care Ontario (CCO) — an Ontario government agency — drives quality and continuous improvement […]

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SPOR Training Coordinator

by Denise Thomson December 23, 2016

The Alberta SPOR Knowledge Translation Platform is based at the University of Alberta under the leadership of Dr. Lisa Hartling.  We are currently recruiting a Training Coordinator, who will be responsible for the overall management and coordination of the platform’s training events. This includes developing and implementing the platform’s training strategy, creating a rationale for training […]

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SPOR KT Project Coordinator

by Denise Thomson December 23, 2016

The Alberta SPOR Knowledge Translation Platform is based at the University of Alberta under the leadership of Dr. Lisa Hartling.  The KT Platform is currently looking for a KT Project Coordinator.  This position will be ideal for someone who  appreciates the importance of research communication and increasing the use of evidence in practice, and who has an […]

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Program Coordinator, Training & Professional Development

by Denise Thomson December 23, 2016

The Knowledge Translation Platform of the Alberta SPOR SUPPORT Unit is based at the University of Alberta under the leadership of Dr. Lisa Hartling.  The KT Platform’s mandate is to offer consultation, support and training across the knowledge-to-action cycle, including knowledge synthesis, knowledge translation and implementation science. We are seeking an energetic and motivated individual to lead […]

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