FREE webinar: Connecting People and Society in the Disinformation Age

It’s not much fun communicating science these days, is it? Opinion seems to count more than facts. Everybody’s got their back up about something. And every subject seems to be a target for polarization—starting with covid-19 and running all the way from climate change, agricultural technology (eg: gene editing, glyphosate), food (eg: gluten, fad diets) …

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KT Connects Webinar – How to do KT in a pandemic?

Join us and Dr. Sarah Munro (2016 Trainee, 2019 Scholar) on May 29 for a special KT Connects webinar on doing knowledge translation in a pandemic.   KT Connects is a series of knowledge translation training webinars featuring BC-based experts. Join us this month as 2016 Trainee and 2019 Scholar Dr. Sarah Munro discusses “How to do knowledge …

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Inspiring Change: creating impact with evidence-based implementation, free online mini-course is open for a limited time

Change is hard. Learning about implementation science can help. Inspiring Change, a free mini-course, provides easy-to-follow guidance on how to use best practices from implementation science to improve outcomes. Implementation science looks at how to move ideas and innovations into action. It can help you break down the process of explaining and enacting change into …

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Register for March 27th KT Connects webinar

Register today for the next KT Connects – a series of knowledge translation training webinars featuring BC-based experts!  Join us this month as Dr. Clayon Hamilton talks about  “Measuring the quality of patient engagement as partners on research projects” “Partnerships between researchers and patients to work together on projects is becoming increasingly central to health research in …

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Register Now KT Connects – beginner KT training webinars!

Register today for the next KT Connects – a series of knowledge translation training webinars featuring BC-based experts!  This month, Dr. Heather McKay (Professor, Faculty of Medicine at UBC) will join us to present on “Shining a light on the implementation to scale-up continuum – how does it apply to health promoting innovations?” “Health interventions are important …

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new on-demand workshop: Connecting People and Science in a Post-truth World

Do you communicate science or knowledge to stakeholders, the public, patients, parents? Do you have to debunk myths or celebrity-driven nonsense? Is your message getting through? Thanks to a growing distrust of science, the establishment, authority and expertise (not to mention the growing footprint of celebrities, social media, narcissism-related behaviours, fake news and plain old …

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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) …

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KT Connects (Webinar Series) Returns January 31 – Register Now!

KT Connects, a series of beginner-level training webinars for researchers and trainees, returns to the airwaves in 2020. Kicking off the new year will be Karine Souffez, associate director of knowledge exchange at UBC. Karine will present the exciting work of UBC’s new Knowledge Exchange (Kx) Unit and how they are working to engage the academic community. She …

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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, …

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