MSFHR co-hosting international KT conference May 8-10, 2018

 

SAVE THE DATE! The 4th Fuse International Conference on Knowledge Exchange in Public Health will take place on May 8-10, 2018 at the Coast Coal Harbour Hotel, Vancouver, BC.

 

MSFHR has partnered with the BC Ministry of Health and the United Kingdom’s Fuse Centre for Translational Research in Public Health to host the 4th Fuse International Conference on Knowledge Exchange in Public Health. The event will take place on May 8-10, 2018 at the Coast Coal Harbour Hotel, Vancouver, BC.

The conference will explore the challenges encountered when integrating evidence into policy and highlight exciting solutions to successfully produce, integrate and communicate research evidence for policy-making that promotes and protects the health of citizens. This will be the fourth Fuse conference on knowledge exchange in public health and is part of their mission to deliver world-class public health research, build sustainable capacity, and build effective and lasting partnerships.

 

Who should attend?

This conference will be of interest to those producing and using evidence from across the spectrum of health and wellbeing communities, in population and public health, health promotion, epidemiology, health sciences, infectious diseases, primary health care, youth health care, community mental health, knowledge translation and exchange, and communication sciences.

 

Have a project to share?

The conference advisory committee is currently finalizing the various theme areas for the conference and will be seeking presentation proposals and abstracts. Subscribe to Connections or follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn for updates.

 

For more information about the 2018 Fuse International Conference on Knowledge Exchange in Public Health, contact Donna Angus, interim director, knowledge translation.