You are invited to attend an educational event on May 27th, 2013 which is sponsored by the Richard and Edith Strauss Canada Foundation and hosted by McGill University’s School of Physical and Occupational Therapy.

The event will consist of the following:

1) INTERACTIVE KT WORKSHOP from 8:30am-2:00pm at Thomson House (McGill)

-Speakers: Dr. Nicol Korner-Bitensky; Dr. Aliki Thomas

-Group Facilitators: Dr. Sara Ahmed; Dr. Nicol Korner-Bitensky; Dr. Laurie Snider; Dr. Aliki Thomas; Dr. Andre Bussieres

-Interest areas: chronic pain, stroke, pediatrics, musculoskeletal, post-graduate clinical education

-Content: Knowledge to Action Model: your GPS for designing effective knowledge translation interventions for moving evidence in your clinical practice

*Here’s your chance to design a KT intervention from A to Z by working face-to-face with a team of clinicians, graduate students, and researchers!

2) PROJECT PRESENTATIONS + WINE & CHEESE RECEPTION from 3:00pm-6:00pm at Jeanne Timmins Amphitheatre (Montreal Neurological Institute)

-Keynote Speaker: Dr. Joy MacDermid  (KT expert/epidemiologist/PT from McMaster University, Ontario)

-Content: 14 funded research teams will be presenting results from their KT-related clinical projects (oral/poster).

Please join us for an opportunity to learn about and discuss knowledge translation in rehabilitation.


Please visit our KT website for more information:

For any questions, please contact Anita Menon/Ana Maria Rodriguez by email or phone.