KT Specialist

BC SUPPORT Unit Fraser Centre is hiring! This is an excellent opportunity to bridge research and practice working with the BC SUPPORT Unit Fraser Centre supporting patient-oriented knowledge translation in the Fraser Region. The Fraser Centre is one of five BC SUPPORT Unit regional centres administered in partnership between SFU and Fraser Health. To learn …

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BC KT CoP meeting reminder and info

Dear Members of the BC Knowledge Translation Community of Practice (BC KT CoP), This message is to remind you of the upcoming meeting of the BC KT CoP. You are invited to join us in learning, engaging, and networking! All with an interest in KT, regardless of background, area, or experience, are welcome to participate. …

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InspireNet’s 5th annual conference – September 22nd, 2014

Connect 2014 Using Research to Improve Health Care – Change, Challenge and Opportunity in Knowledge Translation (KT) Monday, September 22, 2014 8:00am-6:00pm Venue: Coast Plaza Hotel & Suites, Comox Street at Denman, Vancouver Inspire! Keynote Speakers & Panelists Sharon E. Straus, MD, MSC, HBSc; Director, Knowledge Translation Program, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute Diane Finegood, …

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BC Networking Meeting

PHAC/BC KT CoP/MSFHR networking meeting on Friday, May 23 from 9am – 1pm, at Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children (3644 Slocan Street, Vancouver). WebEx is available for out of town attendees. Please RSVP to Jessica Collins jcollins@msfhr.org by Friday, May 16th. Remember to indicate whether you will attend in person or via WebEx.  

Foundations of Knowledge Translation workshop

This course is offered through a partnership between the Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research, and the Knowledge Translation Program at St. Michael’s Hospital. Purpose: to support partnerships between researchers and knowledge users through KT skills training. Where: Blusson Spinal Cord Centre, 818 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver Who can …

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Assistant or Associate Professor position, School of Population & Public Health, UBC

The Cancer Prevention Centre at UBC are recruiting for an Assistant or Associate Professor, Grant Tenure Track, in the School of Population and Public Health at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada. The position seeks a cancer prevention researcher with research expertise in modifiable risk factors such as tobacco control, diet and nutrition, obesity …

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BC KT CoP Meeting – Dec 5th

BC KT CoP is in the process of planning our next  meeting. It will be held at Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children at 3644 Slocan St. on Thursday December 5th from 3:30 – 5:00pm. Marie Westby will be presenting ‘Can Quality Indicators Help Move Evidence Into Practice?’. Could you please RSVP via Doodle (http://doodle.com/pwvgvkc9pcwyx58a)  …

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MSFHR Science Policy Fellowships

Dear Colleagues, The Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research (MSFHR), in partnership with the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) and CIHR’s Institute of Aboriginal People’s Health is excited to announce the launch of a knowledge translation funding opportunity. Our provincial partners, the British Columbia Ministry of Health, First Nations Health Authority, Interior Health, and …

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St. Michael’s Hospital – KT Research Coordinator

Job posting for a Research Coordinator I – Research – Knowledge Transfer The Knowledge Translation (KT) Program at the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St. Michael’s Hospital is looking for a full time temporary Research Coordinator I (RC I) for a two year contract.  In this KT practice (rather than science) role, the RC will coordinate …

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BC KT CoP Meeting – June 26th

The next BC KT CoP meeting is on Wednesday, June 26 from 3:30 – 5:00 at the Blusson Spinal Cord Centre, 818 West 10th Avenue in Vancouver. CoP member Bubli Chakraborty will be kicking off the meeting with a presentation and resources on data visualization. In addition we will workshop KT challenges (project-specific or otherwise) …

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