Register Today! Scientist Knowledge Translation Training (SKTT) for Graduate Students – May 11th, 2018

by Srdjana Filipovic April 3, 2018

The Scientist Knowledge Translation Training (SKTTTM) course is a professional development opportunity for researchers, clinicians and educators. The course focuses on knowledge translation (KT) practice, research impact, promoting research utilization, and ensuring that research findings reach the appropriate audiences.  There is a skill set surrounding KT practice, and it is these competencies that SKTT was designed […]

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Join us in Developing the Canadian Implementation Network

by Melanie Barwick March 27, 2018

Canada needs a network to support implementation of evidence in practice for many sectors; you can be part of it. Let us know what you need and/or to partner, get in touch melanie.barwick@sickkids.ca

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Job Posting: Research Coordinator I

by Fatiah De Matas March 20, 2018

Full-Time Temporary Salary Range:$26.23 – $32.78 per hour Positions Available: 3 Closing date:29/03/18 The Knowledge Translation (KT) Program at the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St. Michael’s Hospital is currently looking for Research Coordinator 1 to join the dynamic and growing team.  The primary role of the Research Coordinator is to support dissemination activities on knowledge […]

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Registration now open! Momentum: Research Realized Conference 2018

by Laura C. Ball March 9, 2018

Registration for the Waypoint Research Institute’s 6th Annual Conference, Momentum: Research Realized, is now open! This conference is focused on KT, implementation science, and health promotion issues in the mental health and addictions system (broadly conceived). Conference & Pre-Conference Workshops – Preliminary Program To view the preliminary conference program, please click HERE. We would like […]

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CSPC 2018 Call for Panel Proposals: Building Bridges Between Science, Policy, and Society

by Scott Mitchell March 1, 2018

The 10th Canadian Science Policy Conference (CSPC 2018) will be held in Ottawa, Ontario, on November 7-9th, 2018, at the Delta Hotel. The deadline for submitting your proposal is April 13, 2018.

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Planning for sustainability of evidence-based programs and practices

by Sara Macdonald March 1, 2018

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

by Scott Mitchell February 23, 2018

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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Apply by Friday March 23rd! Knowledge Translation Professional Certificate (KTPC) – June 4-8, 2018

by Srdjana Filipovic February 21, 2018

APPLICATIONS DUE FRIDAY MARCH 23, 2018! 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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Research and Strategic Initiatives Facilitator

by Scott Mitchell February 5, 2018

The Research and Strategic Initiatives Facilitator is responsible for increasing research and innovation capacity and partnerships for Lakehead University in Orillia. A review of applications will begin on Friday, February 23, 2018. This position will remain open until filled.

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Knowledge Broker opportunity with Evidence to Care at Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital

by Shauna Kingsnorth January 9, 2018

Location: Toronto Competition Number: RES-18-00001 Deadline: January 15, 2018 Evidence to Care is looking for a Knowledge Broker to join the POND Network team. The Province of Ontario Neurodevelopmental Disorders (POND) Network is a large research initiative carrying out biomedical studies aimed at improving long-term outcomes of children with ASD, ADHD, OCD and ID. The […]

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