National Collaborating Centres for Public Health and the Public Health Agency of Canada – Summer Institute
August 5 – 7, 2008
KSTE in ACTION
Knowledge synthesis, translation, and exchange (KSTE) is a key mandate for the National Collaborating Centres for Public Health. This conference will focus on research, education, implementation, and evaluation within the emerging science of KSTE and will highlight a range of initiatives that exemplify KSTE in action in the six public health areas of the NCCs: Aboriginal Health, Determinants of Health, Environmental Health, Healthy Public Policy, Infectious Disease, and Methods and Tools.Summer Institute Objectives
1. Explore what’s new and what works in knowledge synthesis, translation, and exchange to inform public health policy, practice, and research.
2. Highlight what’s happening in the National Collaborating Centres and other organizations involved in KSTE
3. Network with innovative thinkers in KSTE and public health
4. Provide practical, how-to opportunities related to KSTE
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