Online, via Zoom

Gaining skills in knowledge exchange and mobilization (KxM) can help you increase the impact of your research. Register now for Research to Impact: Skills, practices and tools for KxM — an eight-week training program for those hoping to enhance their capacity to do public scholarship.

This KxM program is designed for UBC faculty, post-doctoral fellows and grad students doing research aimed at informing practice and policy in the areas of health and social services, education, population health and well-being. It will be delivered as a combination of short learning modules (via Canvas) and weekly interactive presentations and discussions with KxM experts (via Zoom).

Zoom session (with KxM experts) details:

  • Fridays, Feb 3 - April 6
  • 1:00-2:30 pm
  • no sessions on March 17 or 24, to accommodate the VSB spring break
  • final session on Thursday, April 6

The following topics will be covered:

  • What KxM is and why it matters
  • Mapping stakeholders and partnering in KxM
  • Partnering with equity deserving populations
  • Partnering with Indigenous communities
  • Policy communication
  • Targeted dissemination 
  • KxM models and frameworks
  • Writing your KxM grant

Register by January 6, 2023. 

Questions? Contact us.