Knowledge Translation: Extending Science Reach and Impact - Volunteer Organization of CPRI

Event Details

Event Type

Workshops & Lectures


Volunteer Organization of CPRI

Event Location

600 Sanatorium Road
London, ON, N6H3W7

Event Schedule

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Zarfas Hall, CPRI
600 Sanatorium Road
London, ON, N6H3W7

Standard: $85 Early Bird: $75 Group: $65 Student: $45

Event Description

This introductory presentation on the topic of knowledge translation will provide an overview of purpose, terminology, planning considerations and evaluation.

Melanie Barwick is a Senior Scientist in the SickKids’ Hospital Research Institute, and affiliated with the SickKids’ Learning Institute where she conducts professional development in knowledge translation, and the SickKids Centre for Global Child Health, as a scientist and member of the leadership. She is an Associate Professor in Psychiatry in the Dalla Lana School of Public Health at the University of Toronto. She is a Director on the governing boards of the Children and Youth in Challenging Contexts (CCYC) Network Centre of Excellence, the Global Implementation Initiative (GII), and AMREF Health Africa. She is an Associate Editor for the journal, Evidence & Policy. Dr. Barwick is an internationally recognized expert in implementation science and knowledge translation, and has a program of health services research that spans health, mental health, education, and global health sectors. Her research aims to improve the implementation of evidence into practice and to broaden the reach of evidence more generally to support decision making, policy, knowledge and awareness.

Zarfas Hall, CPRI
600 Sanatorium Road

London, ON, N6H3W7

14-Nov-2017 - 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Contact Organizer

Latisha Anderson
519-858-2774 Ext. 5554
600 Sanatorium Road
London N6H 3W7


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