Course Details

Introduction to Knowledge Translation Learning Series: Knowledge Translation in Action – February 2019

This session provides participants with an introduction to the Knowledge to Action cycle.  This knowledge translation (KT) user-friendly process was instrumental in kicking off the KT field in health in Canada. Through this highly interactive session, participants will learn:

  • How individual research studies can be condensed into a reliable and useful knowledge product

  • How knowledge products can be integrated and used in clinical and hospital practices to improve outcomes for patients and improve outcomes at HHS

Date Learning Hours Non-HHS Fee($) HHS Fee($) CCHL Fee($) Location
2019/02/20 6 100 40 100 Ron Joyce Children’s Health Centre, RJCHC 1-014A
Sessions:

Date: 20-02-2019 All Day

Course Description:

LEADS Domain: Achieve Results

Learning Hours: 6

Cost (HHS Staff and Physicians) : $40 (includes lunch)

Cost (non-HHS) $100 (includes lunch)

Cost (CCHL Members) $100 (includes lunch)

Date: Wednesday February 20, 2019

Time: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM 

Location: Ron Joyce Children’s Health Centre, RJCHC 1-014A

Target Audience:

Those who deliver patient care and those directly involved in work that impacts patient care and how care is delivered.

 

Outcomes:

At the conclusion of this session, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the knowledge funnel and knowledge to action cycle and explain why they are important

  • Determine a solution to a clinical challenge that is suitable for the HHS context

  • Identify the best KT intervention to promote uptake of the clinical or organizational solution

  • Identify methods to evaluate the implementation of the KT intervention and clinical/organizational solution

Faculty Team:

This session will be led by the team at the HHS Centre for Evidence-Based Implementation.

Dr. Melissa Brouwers, Professor and Director, University of Ottawa, School of Epidemiology and Public Health

Karen Spithoff, Program Manager, Department of Oncology (McMaster) Special

Course Features:

Participants attending all 3 sessions in the Introduction to Knowledge Translation Learning Series (A Snap Shot of the Knowledge Translation Field, Knowledge Translation in Action and I Have Ten Minutes to Find Some Evidence) will receive a Certificate of Completion.

Accreditation:

MAINTENANCE OF CERTIFICATION:  Attendance at this program entitles certified Canadian College of Health Leaders members (CHE / Fellow) to 5 Category I credits toward their maintenance of certification requirement.