Job Posting: Knowledge Broker – Canadian Partnership Against Cancer

by Aileen Gomez October 6, 2017

Position: Knowledge Broker Reports to: Manager, Knowledge Mobilization Strategy Location: Toronto (Downtown) Status: Full-Time Posting date: October 6, 2017 Closing Date: October 30, 2017 Overview of Role: Reporting to the Manager, Knowledge Mobilization Strategy, the Knowledge Broker is accountable for the application of implementation science and practice in supporting the uptake of evidence and knowledge mobilization […]

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Job Opportunity: CHAP Knowledge Broker

by Scott Mitchell October 4, 2017

CHAP is a patient-centred, interdisciplinary, multi-faceted, community-led, cardiovascular disease prevention and management program developed for Canadian adults. Accountable to CHAP principal investigators, McMaster University and the University of Montreal Hospital Research Centre (CRCHUM), the Knowledge Broker is responsible for bridging the gap between research and decision-making to promote evidence-based practice and policy decisions.

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Free Public Talk: Promoting Mental Wellness in Indigenous Communities

by Kirk Nylen September 19, 2017

Three visionaries working to eliminate health care disparities between Indigenous and non-Indigenous communities are promoting mental wellness through a network of Indigenous leaders. Join us to learn about the impacts of colonization, Indigenous perspectives on mental health and the great work taking place in Ontario towards healing and mental wellness. This free public talk features: Michael Dan: Philanthropist […]

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Job Posting: Physical Therapy Knowledge Broker

by Scott Mitchell September 16, 2017

The Department of Physical Therapy in the Faculty of Medicine at the University of British Columbia (UBC) invites applications for the position of Physical Therapy Knowledge Broker. This is a secondment replacement position, until December 31, 2018.

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Job Posting: Knowledge Acquisition and Stakeholder Engagement Manager and Coordinator

by Dorina Simeonov August 24, 2017

Job Postings for AGE-WELL National Innovation Hub – Advancing Policy and Practice in Technology and Aging The AGE-WELL National Innovation Hub – Advancing Policy and Practice in Technology and Aging (APPTA) is looking for two bright and energetic individuals to join our team.  APPTA is a new partnership between AGE-WELL and the New Brunswick Health […]

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Job Posting: Executive Assistant to the VP, Engagement & Public Policy

by amy cook August 10, 2017

The Canadian Institute for Advanced Research (CIFAR) creates knowledge that will transform our world. The Institute brings together outstanding, international scholars and scientists to work in global research networks that address some of the most important questions our world faces today. Our networks help support the growth of research leaders and are catalysts for change […]

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SickKids KT Program Launches Two NEW e-Learning Modules on KT

by Melanie Barwick July 19, 2017

Proud to share that our SickKids KT Program Team has launched TWO new e-learning modules on KT. The first is a general introduction, and the second is an introduction and refresher for the Knowledge Translation Planning Template (Barwick, 2008, 2013). Please link, learn, and share! http://www.melaniebarwick.com/training.php  

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Finding common approaches in a diverse practice domain: A Q-study of knowledge mobilization practitioners and researchers

by Scott Mitchell July 13, 2017

Join the Toronto chapter of KTECOP for a talk by Monica Batac and Dr. Charles Davis on Tuesday, August 22, 2017, 4-6 pm. Pre-registration required.

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Job Posting: Knowledge Translation & Exchange Manager – The Arthritis Society

by Dorina Simeonov July 12, 2017

Position: Knowledge Translation & Exchange Manager Reports to: Chief Science Officer Location: Toronto, National Office Posting date: July 11, 2017 Closing Date: August 11, 2017 The Opportunity: Reporting to the Chief Science Officer, the Knowledge Translation & Exchange (KTE) Manager will work closely with internal teams to build The Society’s KTE program and to implement […]

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Apply by Friday August 4! Knowledge Translation Professional Certificate (KTPC) – October 16-20, 2017

by Srdjana Filipovic July 4, 2017

APPLICATIONS DUE FRIDAY, AUGUST 4, 2017! 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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