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 »

Room change for KTECOP meeting on September 25

Please note that the room number has changed for our next KTECOP meeting on Thursday, September 25. The location is now Room T321 (third floor of research tower), Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, 33 Russell Street (Russell and Spadina). Join us for a presentation by Melanie Barwick on “Developing a Community of Practice Model for …

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PHSI Partnership Development Funds – apply now

Background: CIHR’s Partnerships for Health System Improvement (PHSI) program has been revitalized, strengthened and improved.  The next two launches of the PHSI competition are planned for December 2008 and June 2009.  Recognizing the effort, time and expense involved in building meaningful partnerships between researchers and decision makers, CIHR is now offering new PHSI Partnership Development …

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Director, Knowledge Transfer and Program Communications – Ottawa

The Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH) is seeking a Director, Knowledge Transfer and Program Communications. The Director is responsible for developing and delivering strategies and tools to increase the uptake and utilization of CADTH products and services. For details, see www.rayberndtson.ca/en/careers/7942.

Knowledge in Motion 2008

The Knowledge in Motion conference will take place October 16-18, 2008, in St. John’s, Newfoundland & Labrador. Registration is now live at www.knowledgeinmotion2008.ca. For information on registration procedures only, contact Paula Tulk, Conference Services, Memorial University, at (709) 737-4003 or by e-mail at ptulk@mun.ca. For information on all other conference matters contact Paul Murphy, Knowledge …

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Funding Opportunity: Knowledge Synthesis Grant (2008-2009)

Canadian Institutes of Health Research has announced a new funding opportunity in partnership with the Institute of Aging; Institute of Health Services and Policy Research; Institute of Infection and Immunity; the Official Language Minority Communities Initiative; the Regenerative Medicine and Nanomedicine Initiative; Canadian Stroke Network; and the Mental Health Commission of Canada. The purpose of …

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Funding Opportunity: Knowledge to Action (2008-2009)

Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) has announced a new funding opportunity through its Knowledge to Action program, in partnership with the Mental Health Commission of Canada and the Regenerative Medicine and Nanomedicine Initiative. The general objective of this opportunity is to facilitate and accelerate the translation of knowledge to improve the health of Canadians, …

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Save the date: September 25, 2008

The next meeting of the Knowledge Transfer and Exchange Community of Practice will be September 25, 2008, from 8:30 to 10:30 am, at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, 33 Russell Street (Russell and Spadina). Stay tuned for details.

Job Opportunity: Director of Programs & Knowledge Transfer

The Canadian Institute for Advanced Research (CIFAR) is seeking a Director of Programs & Knowledge Transfer. This is a senior-level administrative position for someone who is passionate about science and its role in society. For details, see http://www.cifar.ca/web/home.nsf/pages/home.0950.

Job Opportunity: Manager, Strategic Initiatives & Knowledge Exchange (SIKE)

The Canadian Council on Learning (CCL) has created a new position: Manager, Strategic Initiatives & Knowledge Exchange (SIKE). Reporting to the Director, SIKE, the Manager is responsible to manage, through professional and administrative staff, the delivery and execution of Knowledge Exchange programs and CCL’s private sector round table initiatives. This position will be located in …

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Institute for Work and Health presents a short research course on Intervention Mapping

IWH is holding a research short course on Intervention Mapping. Some members of KTE Community of Practice might be interested. Intervention Mapping: Developing and Evaluating Theory and Evidence-Based Programs July 21-22, 2008 89 Chestnut Street University of Toronto Do you have an interest in evaluating program interventions? Would you like to develop new planning and evaluation …

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