Welcome to KTECOP

The Canadian Knowledge Transfer and Exchange Community of Practice (KTECOP) is a network of KTE practitioners and researchers who share KTE practices and experience, build peer relationships for information exchange and support, build KTE capacity, advance knowledge of KTE effectiveness, and share KTE events, job opportunities and other related KTE activities. More »

Research-Based Dance as Knowledge Translation

Join us on Monday, December 7, 2009, for a fascinating Winter Solstice evening, featuring an exploration of Arts-Based Knowledge Translation. Please put aside the date and when we have the location, we will be in touch. We need to have an idea how many people we are expecting, so please contact Melanie at melanie.barwick@sickkids.ca so she …

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Visit from Stockholm University and Uppsala University to York University

Join us for this event at York University Friday, October 16, 2009 Visit from Stockholm University and Uppsala University York Lanes 280N Draft Agenda 9:30 am            Arrival at Keele Campus, York University Coffee, Continental Breakfast and Networking Time 10:00 am          Opening Remarks David Phipps, Director of Research Services and Knowledge Exchange, York U 10:10 am          …

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PMC Canada: Making Canadian health research accessible to all

Canadians will soon have access to the latest health research findings with the launch of PubMed Central Canada (PMC Canada). Building on the successful PubMed Central archive developed by the U.S. National Library of Medicine, PMC Canada will help accelerate the creation of knowledge and facilitate its use by providing a freely accessible, Canada-based archive of peer-reviewed health science literature.

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Getting to Uptake: Leveraging Social Innovation for Practice Change

Wednesday, September 23, 2009
Toronto Board of Trade
1 First Canadian Place, Toronto

Details and Event Registration:
http://guest.cvent.com/EVENTS/Info/Invitation.aspx?e=6cf2f0b3-94a5-4fd2-b61d-b41d86ecef6e

The symposium will bring new ideas from business and social media enterprise to a gathering of experts from the children’s sectors to explore how social media innovations and new thinking might leverage organizational or practice change in education and mental health.

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Developing a Professional Certification in KT at the University of Toronto

The summer is over and we are getting the new year rolling with a wonderful presentation from Melanie Barwick on the development of a professional certification for KT. This is something that our community has been asking for, and I am sure you would all like to find out what Melanie has been up to …

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Incentives

http://www.labnews.co.uk/laboratory_article.php/4638/2/incentive-and-reward-key-to-good-knowledge-transfer- I know a number of you are interested in incentives and infrastructure supporting KTE.  There is a new study out of the UK that may be of some use in creating your own institutional arguments/arrangements.

Register now for “KTE 2.0: What’s the Point of 2.0?”

Join KTECOP for a half-day workshop to explore the impact of social media (wikis, blogs, twitter, RSS, etc.) on knowledge transfer and exchange. See the Draft Agenda for details. Monday, October 5, 2009 1:00-5:30 pm Gerstein Science Information Centre 9 King’s College Circle, University of Toronto This event is free of charge, but space is …

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