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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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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Networks Leadership Symposium, Nov 12-13, Victoria

If Networks Are The Answer, What Is The Question? Re-Thinking Networks Themes: Should we be re-thinking networks? What do we know about creating and managing networks? How do we know if networks are working? How do we sustain or transform networks over time, or wind them down? Interested in exploring the science and practice of …

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BC KT CoP Meeting – March 28 2013

Hello BC KT CoP members, Our next in-person meeting will take place on Thursday March 28, 2013, from 3:00-5:00 pm at the Blusson Spinal Cord Centre (818 West 10th Ave), Vancouver. If you would like to join via teleconference or WebEx, please email Paula Rushton at pwrushton@gmail.com or Megan Schellenberg at mschellenberg@msfhr.org. The agenda and …

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Knowledge Translation Training Opportunity with KT Canada

The Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research (MSFHR) is excited to partner with KT Canada on their 2013 Summer Institute for Knowledge Translation. Call for Applications This year’s theme is “Challenges in the Science and Practice of Knowledge Translation”.  The Summer Institute will be held in Hamilton, ON from June 17-19, 2013. This competition is …

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KT training course for VCHRI-affiliated* researchers and staff

The Knowledge Translation Program at St. Michaels Hospital, the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research, and the Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute invite applicants for the Foundations of Knowledge Translation Course. This course aims to increase application of knowledge by supporting partnerships between researchers and knowledge users (clinicians and managers) to bridge relevant knowledge to …

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