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Resource: Public Engagement in Responsible Research and Innovation. A Critical Reflection from the Practitioner’s Point of View

Dear colleagues, Ilse Marschalek from ZSI – and the core team of the RRI Tools project – has recently published her dissertation on Public Engagement in RRI. “The work consists of both critiques, which have been formulated in the literature from different perspectives, as well as recommendations revealed in the material. With the help of [...]

By | July 12th, 2017|Announcements, Resources|Comments Off on Resource: Public Engagement in Responsible Research and Innovation. A Critical Reflection from the Practitioner’s Point of View

Resource: gender specific course for women in rural areas willing to found an enterprise

Dear partners, During the last two years Institute FBI was working together with partners in Spain, France, Italy, the Czech Republic and Bulgaria to develop a gender specific course for women in rural areas willing to found an enterprise. Now we want to announce that the course is available in the internet: http://www.we-run.eu/e-learning/ in the partner languages [...]

By | July 12th, 2017|Announcements, Resources|Comments Off on Resource: gender specific course for women in rural areas willing to found an enterprise

CKF17 Report and Participant Evaluations

It is our great pleasure to provide you with the Report of the 2017 Canadian Knowledge Mobilization Forum.  We are also including the participant evaluations - unedited.  We believe in transparency and sharing the lessons we learn from year to year. CKF17 Report FINAL 74 pages 3.70 MB CKF17 Report FINAL compressed 74 pages 2.0 MB Participant Evaluation [...]

By | July 5th, 2017|Forum, KMb Articles, Resources|Comments Off on CKF17 Report and Participant Evaluations

Mental Health Commission of Canada’s SPARK Training Program

Did you know that it can take 10+ years for evidence-based knowledge to be translated into best practice? The Mental Health Commission of Canada’s SPARK Training Program helps participants apply techniques for moving evidence-informed research and knowledge in mental health, substance use, and addictions more quickly into practice. Knowledge translation can help close the gap [...]

By | April 21st, 2017|Announcements, Resources|Comments Off on Mental Health Commission of Canada’s SPARK Training Program

KT Encounters video series from Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research

KT Encounters: Challenging Perspectives In Knowledge Translation KT Encounters is a video series designed to engage people in conversation, to challenge conventions and to deepen understanding about knowledge translation (KT). KT is the broad range of activities meant to improve the use of research evidence in practice, policy and further research. Known by many names [...]

By | December 13th, 2016|KMb Events, Resources|Comments Off on KT Encounters video series from Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research

Beyond Citations: Knowledge Mobilization, Research Impact, and the Changing Nature of Academic Work Briefing by Matthew McKean

http://www.conferenceboard.ca/e-library/abstract.aspx?did=8314 Beyond Citations: Knowledge Mobilization, Research Impact, and the Changing Nature of Academic Work The Conference Board of Canada, 32 pages, October 12, 2016 Briefing by Matthew McKean http://www.conferenceboard.ca/spse/default.aspx Through ResearchImpact, universities are using knowledge mobilization to generate socially useful research and to provide it to decision-makers, policy-makers, and practitioners, in collaboration with community, industry, [...]

By | November 4th, 2016|Resources|Comments Off on Beyond Citations: Knowledge Mobilization, Research Impact, and the Changing Nature of Academic Work Briefing by Matthew McKean

2016-2017 Schedule of workshops by Peter Norman Levesque

There have been multiple requests for a complete schedule of the workshops delivered by Peter Norman Levesque at the Centre for Continuing Education at the University of Ottawa.  The following list is what is currently scheduled in-house but does not include any custom courses or off-site workshops hosted by a client.  If you have any questions, [...]

By | October 25th, 2016|Announcements, KMb Events, Resources|Comments Off on 2016-2017 Schedule of workshops by Peter Norman Levesque

University of Guelph’s Certificate in Knowledge Mobilization

As of January 2017, the University of Guelph’s Certificate in Knowledge Mobilization will be offered entirely online! Through three eight-week courses, the program helps participants develop new skills and use various techniques to help turn knowledge into action. Turning Knowledge Into Action Promotional Early Bird Fee offered until November 25, 2016. Register today at www.knowledgemobilization.ca The program The Certificate [...]

By | September 30th, 2016|Announcements, Resources|Comments Off on University of Guelph’s Certificate in Knowledge Mobilization

Two useful tools for working at a distance

Tamika Heiden @ www.ktaustralia.com shared these 2 useful tools for working across time zones and booking interview times. http://www.worldtimebuddy.com/ World Time Buddy (WTB) is a convenient world clock, a time zone converter, and an online meeting scheduler. It's one of the best online productivity tools for those often finding themselves traveling, in flights, in online meetings [...]

By | September 23rd, 2016|Resources|Comments Off on Two useful tools for working at a distance

New Issue of Gateways Journal

Gateways: International Journal of Community Research and Engagement is delighted to announce the publication of its latest issue at https://epress.lib.uts.edu.au/journals/index.php/ijcre. We invite you to review the Table of Contents here and then visit our website to review articles and items of interest. Thanks for the continuing interest in our work, Margaret Malone Managing Editor, Gateways Margaret.Malone@uts.edu.au Gateways: [...]

By | September 8th, 2016|Announcements, Resources|Comments Off on New Issue of Gateways Journal

RECRUITING! KNOWLEDGE BROKER MENTORING PROGRAM: 2ND COHORT

RECRUITING! KNOWLEDGE BROKER MENTORING PROGRAM: 2ND COHORT  The National Collaborating Centre for Methods and Tools (NCCMT) has developed and successfully piloted a 16-month mentorship program to provide public health professionals with the knowledge, skills and tools needed to act as knowledge brokers within their Health Department and advance the uptake and use of research evidence [...]

By | September 5th, 2016|Resources|Comments Off on RECRUITING! KNOWLEDGE BROKER MENTORING PROGRAM: 2ND COHORT

Handout for Kate Wetherow at the 2016 Knowledge Mobilization Summer School

3) Morning Session: Process Mapping Kate Wetherow, Knowledge Management Specialist, Canadian Co-operative Association (CCA) Process mapping can be used for greater collaboration and consensus with staff teams. Rooted in LEAN, a business methodology for process improvement, this session will look at how you can improve the efficiencies and effectiveness of key processes, build capacity and [...]

By | August 18th, 2016|Resources, Summer School|Comments Off on Handout for Kate Wetherow at the 2016 Knowledge Mobilization Summer School

Handout for Harry Stefanakis at the 2016 Knowledge Mobilization Summer School

5) Morning Session: The art and science of influence: mobilizing compassion and behavioural economics Harry Stefanakis, PhD, Clinical and Consulting Psychologist When mobilizing knowledge, it is important to consider the recipient’s capacity to receive and act on the knowledge. Without understanding some basic human biases in how we think our communication can have unintended consequences. [...]

By | August 17th, 2016|Resources, Summer School|Comments Off on Handout for Harry Stefanakis at the 2016 Knowledge Mobilization Summer School