This virtual online conference is designed to address major strategies in the planning and implementation of effective and efficient KT measurement approaches. Participants will be able to register, view, and ask questions through the event’s virtual conference platform, Adobe Connect. Participants will listen using their computer speakers and will interact by way of a chat box (CART and accessible options will be available). Each day will include live polls as well as interactive discussions.

The event will occur over 3 days on Oct. 30, Nov. 1, and Nov. 3, 2017, between 1 and 5 PM (Eastern) each day.

  • Oct. 30: Overcoming Barriers to Outreach
  • Nov. 1: Tools for Tracking Implementation
  • Nov. 3: Strategies for Measuring Impact

Registration will be limited to 250 participants. There is no fee to participate but all must register by close of business Friday, October 26, 2017.



  • Melanie Barwick, The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids)
  • Mark Carrigan,
  • Linda Erlich-Jones, Shirley Ryan AbilityLab
  • Diane Finegood, Centre for Dialogue, Simon Fraser University
  • Jennifer Flagg, Center on KT for Technology Transfer (KT4TT), University at Buffalo
  • David Gough, EPPI-Centre, University College London
  • Allen Heinemann, Shirley Ryan AbilityLab
  • Kristi Wilson Hill, NIDILRR
  • Lewis Kazis, Boston University
  • Chris McBride, Spinal Cord Injury British Columbia (SCI BC)
  • Cynthia Ryan, Harvard University
  • Ron Saunders, Institute for Work & Health
  • Jeffrey Schnieder, Harvard University
  • Mary Slavin, Boston University
  • Pimjai Sudsawad, NIDILRR


In collaboration with several national and international partners, the Center on Knowledge Translation for Disability and Rehabilitation Research (KTDRR) makes it easier to find, understand, and use the results of research that can make a positive impact on the lives of people with disabilities.

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