Practicing Knowledge Translation Course – April 14-17, 2020 ~ Accepting applications!

Are you interested in learning about how to apply Knowledge Translation (KT) science to your real-world implementation projects? The Knowledge Translation (KT) Program at St. Michael’s Hospital, Unity Health Toronto is offering Practicing Knowledge Translation (PKT), an applied KT course that has been delivered to over 300 participants globally (including Australia, Ethiopia, Ireland, and more) since 2015.

This is a hybrid course that includes a 4-day workshop from April 14-17, 2020 at the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute in Toronto, Canada, as well as pre and post workshop online learning support.

The course will be taught by some of the leading KT scientists here at the Knowledge Translation Program. Please the key speakers below:

Please find more information about the course on our website ( or below:


What is Practicing Knowledge Translation (PKT)?

This course is designed for health professionals interested in learning how to apply KT science to real-world implementation projects.

Participants will learn to:

  • Map barriers & facilitators to change using theories and frameworks
  • Systematically select and operationalize implementation strategies
  • Plan for implementation, evaluation and sustainability


Who should consider taking PKT?

  • PKT is geared towards individuals in any health-related discipline who are responsible for implementing change.
  • Previous participants have come from a range of organizations and roles



$2,850.00 CAD per person. (The cost does not include travel to or accommodation in Toronto.)


Scholarship Opportunity

We will be offering an opportunity for applicants coming from low- and middle-income countries or Indigenous communities to apply for a scholarship.

For more information, visit the application form:


Application & contact:

To apply, please fill out the application form by Friday, February 28th at 11:59 PM EST to reserve your spot!  We will review applications on a first come first serve basis.


For questions, email Tom Lee (