Using the arts for knowledge translation and mobilization

This hands-on workshop will explore ways to utilize the arts for knowledge translation and mobilization. The artist Dr. Noa Yaari invites us to do so through the analysis of her art project at the Centre for Renaissance and Reformation Studies at the University of Toronto, titled, Word and Image Relationships at the CRRS Library. Date: …

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Accepting Applications: Planning for Implementation Practice (PIP) – November 2021

APPLICATIONS DUE FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 3, 2021! PIP™ is an online workshop which provides a practical approach to developing an implementation plan for a new intervention, practice or innovation. PIP™ covers the core elements of implementation science with a focus on learning and planning. Participants will gain a foundational understanding of implementation science and learn how to use an evidence-based implementation planning …

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Accepting Applications: Knowledge Translation Professional Certificate (KTPC) – June 2021

APPLICATIONS DUE THURSDAY APRIL 1, 2021! KTPC is an online professional development initiative for knowledge translation (KT) professionals (ie. knowledge brokers, KT specialists, KT managers). Participation in this 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 practitioners. These competencies include …

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Enrollment to ‘Inspiring Change’, free online mini-course, is open again for a limited time

Change is hard. Learning about implementation science can help. Understanding and applying implementation science to your own work can be both rewarding and daunting. Most people want easy-to-follow guidance on how to use the best practices from implementation science to inform their own projects and work. Join over 1500 professionals who enrolled when the course was first launched.    Following …

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Certificate in Knowledge Mobilization: Turning Knowledge into Action

Registration is now open for the Certificate in Knowledge Mobilization! This online professional development certificate builds capacity to effectively share and implement knowledge, and support the development of evidence-based policy and practice. This fall, join other knowledge professionals in Inform: Processes of knowledge translation and dissemination (September 16 to November 10, 2019). Register by August …

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“Act: Transforming Knowledge into Action” runs April 8-June 2, 2019

Registration is now open for Act: Transforming Knowledge into Action, the third course in the University of Guelph’s Certificate in Knowledge Mobilization. After “Inform” and “Engage”, this course focuses on the final stage in the KMb continuum, where evidence is transformed into decisions and practices at the system, organization, community and individual level. This course begins …

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A new KTE approach for moving best evidence into best practice

A presentation by Dr. Johnny Dyreborg, a visiting occupational health and safety researcher from Denmark. Event Details Wednesday, June 27, 2018 4-5 pm Institute for Work & Health 481 University, Suite 800 Toronto Description In this presentation, Dr. Johnny Dyreborg will summarize findings from a systematic literature review on the effectiveness of safety interventions and …

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Planning for sustainability of evidence-based programs and practices

KTECOP Toronto met on March 21st to learn about “Planning for sustainability of evidence-based programs and practices”, presented by Alekhya Mascarenhas. See the webinar here Get the slides here Literature on sustainability of evidence-based programs and practices: a) Developing a comprehensive definition of sustainability b) Sustainability framework c) Sustainability of evidence-based interventions and practices in …

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