Knowledge translation (KT) is a required component in all MSFHR funding programs. Every applicant is required to embed appropriate KT activities in their research proposal to support the use of health research evidence in practice, policy and further research.
MSFHR also offers a number of specifically KT-focused funding programs designed to foster collaboration and support the dissemination and implementation of research evidence.
- Convening & Collaborating (C2) Program
Provides funding for teams of health researchers and research users to build capacity for knowledge exchange through collaborative activities.
- Reach Program
Provides funding for teams of researchers and research users to support the dissemination and effective uptake of research evidence.
- Implementation Science Team Program
Supports teams to study the methods and mechanisms that promote the integration of evidence into health policy and practice in order to improve the quality and effectiveness of health services and care.