COVID-19 delays Canadian Knowledge Mobilization Forum

COVID-19 delays #CKF20 In light of public health concerns related to the coronavirus, Research Impact Canada and the Institute for Knowledge Mobilization are postponing the Canadian Knowledge Mobilization Forum, originally scheduled for June 8-9. The new date is November 24-25 and remains at Pier 21 in Halifax, Nova Scotia. We remain committed to co-creating a …

Read moreCOVID-19 delays Canadian Knowledge Mobilization Forum

New Job: Senior Manager, Knowledge Mobilization and Research

Senior Manager, Knowledge Mobilization and Research Conference Board of Canada Apply here: https://www.conferenceboard.ca/hr/default.aspx Senior Manager, Knowledge Mobilization and Research Employment opportunity: 12-month contract, full-time hours Reports: Director, Education & Skills   Location: Ottawa, Ontario We are seeking a Senior Manager to join our Education & Skills team. This contract role is based in our Ottawa office and is available …

Read moreNew Job: Senior Manager, Knowledge Mobilization and Research

Call for Content: Canadian Knowledge Mobilization Forum 2020 #CKF20

Canadian Knowledge Mobilization Forum 2020 The Canadian Knowledge Mobilization Forum was created in 2012 as a professional development forum for practitioners and professionals working in knowledge mobilization across fields and sectors. The theme for 2020 is: Welcoming New Talent, Skills, and Perspectives The welcoming theme honours the history of Pier 21 and new talent, skills, …

Read moreCall for Content: Canadian Knowledge Mobilization Forum 2020 #CKF20

Knowledge Mobilization Specialist – Research Impact Canada

Broadly focused on dissemination and capacity building for knowledge mobilization, the Knowledge Mobilization Specialists (we are hiring two, both located at York University) will collaborate with Research Impact Canada (RIC) member institutions as well as the Conference Board of Canada (CBoC) to operationalize RIC’s commitments to knowledge mobilization for the Future Skills Centre (FSC). Under …

Read moreKnowledge Mobilization Specialist – Research Impact Canada

New Job: Knowledge Mobilization Officer, Simon Fraser University

Reporting to the Digital Scholarship Librarian at SFU Library, the Knowledge Mobilization (KMb) Officer will support SFU researchers in identifying and implementing best practices for mobilizing research findings through a broad range of channels. The KMb Officer supports the development and implementation of KMb plans for grant funded projects, develops and coordinates KMb skills training …

Read moreNew Job: Knowledge Mobilization Officer, Simon Fraser University

Research Impact Canada Network Manager – new job posting

Broadly focused on dissemination and capacity building for knowledge mobilization, the Manager will collaborate with Research Impact Canada (RIC) member institutions as well as the Conference Board of Canada (CBoC) to operationalize RIC’s commitments to knowledge mobilization for the Future Skills Centre (FSC) ensuring results of skills research and projects are disseminated to Canadians with …

Read moreResearch Impact Canada Network Manager – new job posting

#KMb Journal Club – Engaging Indigenous Youth Through Popular Theatre: Knowledge Mobilization of Indigenous Peoples’ Perspectives on Access to Healthcare Services

http://bit.ly/2KPQY5Y Plazas, P.C., Cameron, B.L., Milford, K., Hunt L.R., Bourque-Bearskin, L., & Salas A.S. (2018). Engaging Indigenous youth through popular theatre: Knowledge mobilization of Indigenous peoples’ perspectives on access to healthcare services. Action Research, 1-18 https://doi.org/10.1177/1476750318789468 Click this link for the journal club post

JOB POSTING – Senior Advisor, Knowledge Mobilization for Children’s Healthcare Canada & Solutions for Kids in Pain (SKIP)

https://www.blog.childrenshealthcarecanada.ca/blog/2019/7/9/bgmqsm9d0hygtvgx1ia4u8igml9szk Position Description: This newly created position is responsible for leading the development of strategy, implementation and evaluation of Children’s Healthcare Canada’s flagship knowledge mobilization program and assets. Sharing evidence and accelerating implementation of high quality, child, youth and family centred healthcare is a defined priority of our organization, and a highly valued member benefit. …

Read moreJOB POSTING – Senior Advisor, Knowledge Mobilization for Children’s Healthcare Canada & Solutions for Kids in Pain (SKIP)

New KMb Journal Club – Assessing the Impact of Healthcare Research: A Systematic Review of Methodological Frameworks

This journal club post is for the following article Cruz Rivera, S., Kyte, D.G., Aiyegbusi, O.L., Keeley, T.J., & Calvert, M.J. (2017). Assessing the impact of healthcare research: A systematic review of methodological frameworks. PLoS Medicine 14(8): e1002370. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pmed.1002370   The journal club post can be viewed here: http://bit.ly/30Fp4AW   Research Impact Canada (RIC) is …

Read moreNew KMb Journal Club – Assessing the Impact of Healthcare Research: A Systematic Review of Methodological Frameworks

New #KMb Journal Club: The Dos and Don’ts of Influencing Policy: A Systematic Review of Advice to Academics

First posted on Mobilize This! Oliver, K. & Cairney, P. (2019). The dos and don’ts of influencing policy: A systematic review of advice to academics. Palgrave Communications, 5(21). https://doi.org/10.1057/s41599-019-0232-y Abstract Many academics have strong incentives to influence policymaking but may not know where to start. We searched systematically for, and synthesised, the ‘how to’ advice …

Read moreNew #KMb Journal Club: The Dos and Don’ts of Influencing Policy: A Systematic Review of Advice to Academics