Archive of Calendar of Events on KT and Disability Topics

The following knowledge translation and/or disability-related conferences or meetings were compiled by the KTDRR. At the end of each month, completed events are transferred from the current Calendar of Events on KT and Disability Topics to this archive page.

2017

February

13-14

StatsRRTC State of the Science Conference and Release of Compendium
Disability Statistics: Lessons in Data Collection and Application to Policy and Practice
Date: Feb. 13, 2017 - State-of-the-Science Conference
Date: Feb. 14, 2017 - Release of 2016 Annual Disability Statistics Compendium
Location: National Academy of Sciences Building, 2101 Constitution Avenue, NW – Washington, DC
Information/Agenda/Registration: www.researchondisability.org/home/events-details/2016/10/21/statsrrtc-state-of-the-science-conference-and-anual-disability-statistics-compendium

February

15-18

2017 APOS Annual Conference
14th Annual Meeting and Conference, American Psychosocial Oncology Society (APOS)
Date: February 15-18, 2017
Location: Caribe Royale, Orlando, Florida
Information on APOS Conference: https://apos-society.org/?page_id=106


March

5-8

Annual Research and Policy Conference on Children, Adolescent, and Young Adult Behavioral Health
Date: March 5-8, 2017
Location: Hilton Tampa Downtown, Tampa, FL
More Conference information: http://cmhconference.com

March

20-22

2017 DISABILITY POLICY SEMINAR
Date: March 20-22, 2017
Location: Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel
For more information: www.thearc.org/page.aspx?pid=2173


April

1-5

CSAVR Spring 2017 Conference
Date: April 1-5, 2017
Location: Hyatt Regency, Bethesda, MD
More information on Spring 2017 Conference: www.rehabnetwork.org/events/csavr-2017-spring-conference

April

5

Communicating Science: Tools for Disability and Rehabilitation Researchers
Pre-NARRTC Conference Workshop
Date: April 5, 2017 (12:30-5 PM Eastern)
Location: Hilton Alexandria Old Town, Alexandria, VA
More information on workshop: http://ktdrr.org/products/update/v5n3/index.html#b

April

6-7

NARRTC 2017 Annual Meeting and Conference
Date: April 6-7, 2017
Location: Hilton Alexandria Old Town, Alexandria, VA
More information on NARRTC 2017: narrtc.org/conferences.php


May

15-17

Implementing Evidence-Based Practice in Mental Health & Addictions
Waypoint Research Institute 5th Annual Conference
Date: May 15-17, 2017
Location: Holiday Inn & Conference Centre, Barrie, ON
WRI Conference 2017: www.waypointcentre.ca/research_academics/current_events/WRIConference/wri_conference_2017/

May

17-18

2017 Canadian Knowledge Mobilization Forum
Systems and Sustainability – Creating Enduring Knowledge Mobilization
Date: May 17-18, 2017
Location: Canadian Museum of History, Ottawa/Gatineau; Four Points by Sheraton Gatineau, QC, Canada
More on CKMF17: http://www.knowledgemobilization.net/forum


2016

April

11-13

2016 Disability Policy Seminar
Date: April 11-13, 2016
Location: Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel
More information on the 2016 Seminar: www.thearc.org/dps

April

16-22

CSAVR/NCSRC/NCSAB Spring 2016 Conference
Date: April 16-22, 2016 (New director training/forum, Apr. 16-17; NCSRC, Apr 16-17; CSAVR, Apr. 18-20; NCSAB, Apr. 20-22)
Location: Grand Hyatt, Bethesda, Maryland
More information on Spring 2016 Conference: (inactive link 2/17) www.rehabnetwork.org/plan-now-for-our-spring-2015-conference/

April

20-22

NCRE 2016 Spring Conference
Date: April 20-22, 2016
Location: Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa, California
More information on NCRE Spring 2016: (inactive link 2/17) www.ncre.org/spring-2016-conference

April

25-26

2016 Pacific Rim Conference on Disability and Diversity
Date: April 25-26, 2016
Location: Honolulu, Hawaii Convention Center
More information on Pac Rim 2016: www.pacrim.hawaii.edu


May

3-4

Systematic Reviewing for Evidence-based Practice: An Introductory Workshop
Date: May 3-4, 2016   (9 AM-4 PM each day)
Location: Hilton Alexandria Old Town, Virginia
More information on workshop: http://ktdrr.org/training/workshops/2016sr

May

4

ADA State of the Science Conference
Date: May 4, 2016
Location: Hilton Alexandria Old Town, Virginia
More information on ADA Conference: https://adata.org/sos_ada

May

5-6

NARRTC 2016 Annual Meeting and Conference
Date: May 5-6, 2016
Location: Hilton Alexandria Old Town, Virginia
More information on NARRTC 2016: http://narrtc.org/conferences.php

May

19-20

Evidence-Based Practices in Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling: Bridging the Gap between Research and Practice
Symposium sponsored by RRTC on Evidence Based Practices in Vocational Rehabilitation
Date: May 19-20, 2016
Location: UW-Madison
More information on symposium: http://research2vrpractice.org/category/participate/conference/


June

28-29

2016 Canadian Knowledge Mobilization Forum
Systems and Sustainability – Creating Enduring Knowledge Mobilization
Date: June 28-29, 2016
Location: Hospital for Sick Children, Peter Gilgan Centre for Research and Learning - Toronto, Canada
More on CKMF16: www.knowledgemobilization.net/forum


July

10-14

RESNA/NCART 2016 Conference
Promoting and Protecting Access to Assistive Technology
Date: July 10-14, 2016
Location: Hyatt Regency Crystal City, Arlington, VA
Conference information: www.resna.org/news-events/events-calendar/resnancart-2016-conference


September

7-8

9th Annual Summit on Performance Management in Vocational Rehabilitation
VR Performance Management 2016: Innovation and Opportunities
Date: September 7-8, 2016
Location: Richmond, VA – Omni Hotel
Summit website: www.vrroi.org/summit2016

September

24-28

What Works Global Summit (WWGS 2016)
Putting Evidence to Work (Campbell Collaboration, 3ie, Sense About Science, Centre for Evidence and Social Innovation)
Date: Summit, September 26-28, 2016; Pre-summit workshops, September 24-25
Location: London (Bloomsbury)
Summit website: www.wwgs2016.org


October

1-31

National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM)
#InclusionWorks
Date: Oct. 1-31, 2016
More information on NDEAM 2016: www.dol.gov/odep/topics/ndeam

October

16-18

NCRE/RSA/CSAVR Fall 2016 National Rehabilitation Education Conference
Rehabilitation Education, Research, and Service: Meeting the Needs of our Contemporary Counseling Practice
Date: Oct. 16-18, 2016
Location: Renaissance Arlington Capitol View, Arlington, VA
More information on Fall 2016 Conference: (inactive link 2/17) ncre.org/fall-2016-conference-overview

October

24-26-28

4th Annual Online Knowledge Translation Conference
Communication Tools for Moving Research to Practice
Date: Oct. 24-26-28, 2016 (1-5 PM Eastern, each day)
Conference website: www.ktdrr.org/conference2016


October/November

29-2

144th American Public Health Association Annual Meeting & Exposition
Date: Oct. 29 - Nov. 2, 2016
Location: Denver, CO
More on APHA Annual Meeting: www.apha.org/events-and-meetings/annual

October/November

30-4

ACRM 93rd Annual Conference
Progress in Rehabilitation Research #PIRR2016
Date: Oct. 30-Nov. 4, 2016
Location: Chicago, IL – Hilton Chicago
More information on ACRM 2016: http://www.acrm.org/meetings/2016-annual-conference/

November

3-5

APPAM 2016 Fall Research Conference
Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management (APPAM)
Date: November 3-5, 2016
Location: Washington Hilton, Washington, DC
APPAM events: www.appam.org/events/future-appam-conferences-and-events


2015

February

4

Evidence-Based Practices in Rehabilitation Counseling: Findings from the Field
Symposium sponsored by RRTC on Evidence Based Practice in Vocational Rehabilitation
Date: February 4, 2015, (8:30am-4:45pm)
Location: Pyle Center, 702 Langdon Street, Madison, WI 53706
Register: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/RRTC_EBP


April

13-15

2015 DISABILITY POLICY SEMINAR
Date: April 13-15, 2015
Location: Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel
More information about please visit http://www.thearc.org/page.aspx?pid=2173

April

13-15

CSAVR Spring 2015 Conference
Date: April 13-15, 2015
Location: Bethesda Hyatt Regency, Maryland
More information on CSAVR Spring 2015 Conference: www.rehabnetwork.org/events/spring-2015-conference/

April

21-23

National CRT Leadership and Advocacy Conference 2015
Date: April 21-23, 2015
Location: Hyatt Regency Crystal City, Arlington, VA
More information on National CRT Conference: (inactive link 5/17) www.nrrts.org/events/national-crt-leadership-and-advocacy-conference

April

22-24

NCRE 2015 Spring Conference
Date: April 22-24, 2015
Location: Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa, California
More information on NCRE 2015 Spring Conference: (inactive link 2/17) www.ncre.org/spring.html

April

29

Pre-NARRTC Knowledge Translation Workshops
Date: April 29, 2015
AM: Barriers and Supports for Research Use/Effective Knowledge Translation Strategies (9:00 AM - 12:30 PM)
PM: Evaluating Effectiveness of New Technologies for Knowledge Translation (3:00 - 5:30 PM)
Location: Hilton Alexandria Old Town, Virginia
Register/More information on Workshops: http://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/1976411/preNARRTC-April29

April/May

30-1

NARRTC 2015 Annual Meeting and Conference
Date: April 30-May 1, 2015
Location: Hilton Alexandria Old Town, Virginia
More information on NARRTC 2015: http://narrtc.org/conferences.php


May

14-15

2015 Canadian Knowledge Mobilization Forum
Date: May 14-15, 2015
Location: TBD
More information on the 2015 Forum: www.knowledgemobilization.net/forum

May

18-19

2015 Pacific Rim Conference on Disability and Diversity
Date: May 18-19, 2015
Location: Honolulu, Hawaii Convention Center
More information on Pac Rim 2015: www.pacrim.hawaii.edu


June

17-19

Knowledge Translation in Mental Health and Addictions
Waypoint Research Institute 3rd Annual Conference
Date: June 17-19, 2015
Location: Victoria University, The University of Toronto
More information: researchevents@waypointcentre.ca

June

24

Disability & Employment Symposium: Research Informing Practice and Policy
Date: June 24, 2015
Location: Washington, D.C.
More information: (inactive link 2/17) www.icdrteam.ed.gov/symposium/index.html


October

1-31

National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM)
"My disability is one part of who I am."
Date: October 1-31, 2015
More information on NDEAM 2015: www.dol.gov/odep/topics/ndeam

October

26-28-30

Knowledge Translation: Solutions for Overcoming Barriers to Research Use
Sponsored by SEDL's Center on Knowledge Translation for Disability and Rehabilitation Research (KTDRR)
Date: October 26-28-30, 2015
Location: ONLINE - ktdrr.org/conference2015


October/November

31-4

143rd American Public Health Association Annual Meeting & Exposition
Date: Oct. 31 - Nov. 4, 2015
Location: Chicago, IL
More on APHA Annual Meetings: www.apha.org/events-and-meetings/annual


2014

March

11-14

NCRE/RSA/CSAVR Spring 2014 National Rehabilitation Education Conference
Date: March 11-14, 2014
Location: Marriott Manhattan Beach, California

More information on Spring 2014 National Rehabilitation Education Conference: (inactive link 2/17) www.ncre.org


April

4-10

CSAVR 2014 Spring Conference
Date: April 4-10, 2014
Location: Bethesda Hyatt Regency, Maryland

More information on CSAVR 2014 Spring Conference: www.rehabnetwork.org

April

6-7

Arthritis State of the Science Meeting: Promoting activity and participation among person with arthritis
Center for Enhancing Activity & Participation among Persons with Arthritis (ENACT)
Date: April 6-7, 2014
Location: Ritz Carlton, Pentagon City, Virginia

More information on Arthritis State of the Science Meeting: (inactive link 2/17) www.bu.edu/enact/sos2014

April

24-25

NARRTC 2014 Annual Meeting and Conference
Date: April 24-25, 2014
Location: Hilton Alexandria Old Town, Virginia

More information on NARRTC 2014: http://narrtc.org/conferences.php


May

19-20

30th Pacific Rim International Conference on Disability and Diversity
Date: May 19-20, 2014
Location: Hawaii Convention Center, Honolulu, Hawaii

More on Pacific Rim International Conference on Disability and Diversity: www.pacrim.hawaii.edu


June

9-10

2014 Canadian Knowledge Mobilization Forum
Date: June 9-10, 2014
Location: Sasakatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada

More information on the 2014 Forum: www.knowledgemobilization.net

June

9-11

KT Canada Summer Institute
Knowledge Translation for 4 Ps (patients, providers, public and policymakers)
Date: June 9-11, 2014
Location: Quebec City, Canada

Applications found here: http://ktclearinghouse.ca/ktcanada/news/2014-annual-scientific-meeting

June

12-13

KT Canada Annual Scientific Meeting
Date: June 12-13, 2014
Location: Quebec City, Canada

More information on 2014 Annual Scientific Meeting: http://ktclearinghouse.ca/ktcanada/news/2014-annual-scientific-meeting

June

11-15

RESNA 2014
Date: June 11-15, 2014
Location: JW Marriott, Indianapolis, IN

More information on RESNA 2014: http://www.resna.org/news-events/archives

June

16-19

2014 Annual Campbell Colloquium - "Better Evidence for a Better World"
Date: June 16-19, 2014
Location: Belfast, Northern Ireland

Call for submissions: (inactive link 2/17) www.campbellcollaboration.org/next_colloquium/index.php


July

1-3

25th Annual APSE National Conference
Livin' the dream… building the future for Employment First
Date: July 1-3, 2014
Location: Long Beach, California

More information about the APSE National Conference: www.apse.org/conference/

July

1-6

National Federation for the Blind (NFB) National Conference
Date: July 1-6, 2014
Location: Orlando, Florida

More information about the NFB National Conference: https://nfb.org/


August

21-22

National Conference on Engaging Patients, Families and Communities in all Phases of Translational Research to Improve Health
Date: August 21-22, 2014
Location: Bethesda, MD

For more information please visit: www.dtmi.duke.edu/ce-workshop


September

10-12

Mental Health America's Parity and the Affordable Care Act: Bridging Gaps to Advance Mental Health
Date: September 10-12, 2014
Location: Atlanta, Georgia

For more information please visit: www.mentalhealthamerica.net/annualconference

September

16-17

State of the Science: Knowledge Translation for Employment Research
Sponsored by SEDL's Center on Knowledge Translation for Employment Research (KTER)
Date: September 16-17, 2014 (12 - 4:30 PM Eastern)
Location: ONLINE - http://www.kter.org/conference

September

22

Connect 2014: Using Research to Improve Health Care - Change, Challenge and Opportunity in KT
The Innovative Health Services & Practice Informed by Research & Evaluation Network (InspireNet) is holding its 5th annual conference. Connect 2014 is designed to provide educational and networking opportunities to create relationships across research and practice communities in the areas of health services research.
Date: September 22, 2014 (8 AM - 6 PM)
Location: Coast Plaza Hotel & Suites, Vancouver, BC

More about Connect 2014: http://www.inspirenet.ca/Connect-2014


October

1-31

National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM)
"Expect. Employ. Empower."
Date: October 1-31, 2014

More information on NDEAM 2014: www.dol.gov/odep/topics/ndeam/

October

7-11

ACRM 91st Annual Conference
Progress in Rehabilitation Research
Date: October 7-11, 2014
Location: Toronto, Ontario - Intercontinental Toronto Centre and Metro Toronto Convention Centre

More information on ACRM 2014: www.acrm.org/meetings/2014-annual-conference/

October

27-29-31

Knowledge Translation: Media Outreach Strategies
Sponsored by SEDL's Center on Knowledge Translation for Disability and Rehabilitation Research (KTDRR)
Date: October 27-29-31, 2014
Location: ONLINE - http://www.ktdrr.org/conference2014


November

2-4

NCRE/RSA/CSAVR Fall 2014 National Rehabilitation Education Conference
Date: November 2-4, 2014
Location: Renaissance Arlington Capital View Hotel, Virginia

More information on Fall 2014 National Rehabilitation Education Conference: (inactive link 2/17) www.ncre.org/fall.html

November

9-12

CSAVR 2014 Fall Conference
Date: November 9-12, 2014
Location: Hyatt Regency Miami, Florida

More information on CSAVR 2014 Fall Conference: www.rehabnetwork.org

November

15-19

142nd American Public Health Association Annual Meeting & Exposition
Date: November 15-19, 2014
Location: New Orleans, LA

More on the 142nd APHA Meeting: http://www.apha.org/meetings/highlights/

November

24-26

10thInternational Conference on Knowledge Management
Innovation, Knowledge Discovery & Technology Management
Date: November 24-26, 2014
Location: Antalya, Turkey

More information on ICKM 2014: http://ickm2014.bilgiyonetimi.net/


December

1-5

Institute for Work & Health Systematic Review Workshop
Date: December 1-5, 2014

The Institute for Work & Health is once again offering its popular workshop on how to plan and carry out systematic reviews and, for the first time, it includes advanced module on how to understand and perform meta-analyses. Participants can sign up for the two-day systematic review module only, three-day meta-analysis module only, or the full five-day workshop. The registration deadline is November 21, 2014.

For more information and to register, please visit our website at www.iwh.on.ca/systematic-review-workshops

December

3

Release of Annual Compendium of Disability Statistics and Research-to-Policy Roundtable
Date: December 3, 2014, 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM (EST)
Location: Washington, DC, Capitol Hill area (TBD)

  • 9:00 -10:30am: Compendium release briefing and workshop on the sources and uses of disability statistics.
  • 10:30am - Noon: Health and Health Care Disparities Among Individuals with Disabilitie will present new findings/ongoing challenges.
  • 1:30 - 3:30pm: Fourth Annual Research-to-Policy Roundtable for disability advocates, policymakers, and researchers to discuss ways that research can assist policymakers in developing programs, policies, and legislation that support people with disabilities.

For more information: (inactive link 2/17) www.researchondisability.org/statsrrtc/event-detail/2014/08/21/2014-annual-compendium-of-disability-statistics-and-research-to-policy-roundtable

December

8-9

7th Annual Conference on the Science of Dissemination and Implementation: Transforming Health Systems to Optimize Individual and Population Health
Date: December 8-9, 2014
Location: Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center, Maryland

For more information please visit: (inactive link 2/17) www.academyhealth.org/Events/events.cfm?ItemNumber=13518


2013

June

3-4

2013 Canadian Knowledge Mobilization Forum
Working together in knowledge mobilization: closing the loop between research and practice
Date: June 3-4, 2013
Location: Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

More information on the 2013 Forum: http://www.ckforum2013.org/

June

20-24

RESNA 2013
Date: June 20-24, 2013
Location: Hyatt Regency Bellevue, Washington

More information on RESNA 2013: http://www.resna.org/news-events/archives

June

23-27

7th International Conference on Social Work in Health and Mental Health
Date: June 23-27, 2013
Location: Los Angeles, California

More information on the 7th International Conference on Social Work in Health and Mental Health: http://www.pathways2013.com

June

24-26

International Conference on Rehabilitation Robotics (ICORR)
Current research from the world's leading research labs and clinics in the field of rehabilitation robotics.
Date: June 24-26, 2013
Location: Husky Union Building, University of Washington, Seattle Campus

More information on ICORR 2013: http://depts.washington.edu/uwconf/icorr2013

June

27-28

Symposium on Disability, Technology and Rehabilitation in Low and Middle Income Countries
Sponsored by the Dept. of Rehabilitation Medicine, Intl. Program on Disability, Technology and Rehabilitation
Date: June 27-28, 2013 (in-person or via webcast)
Location: Husky Union Building, University of Washington, Seattle Campus

More information on 2013 Symposium: http://idtr.uwctds.washington.edu/workshops/2013


October

27-29-31

Knowledge Translation Measurement: Concepts, Strategies and Tools
Sponsored by SEDL's Center on Knowledge Translation for Disability and Rehabilitation Research (KTDRR)
Date: October 29-30-31, 2013
Location: Online: ktdrr.org/conference2013/



November

1-2

9th International Conference on Knowledge Management
Knowledge Management Metrics, Performance Measurement, Capacity Building & Certifications
Date: November 1-2, 2013
Location: Montreal, Canada

More information on ICKM 2013: (inactive link 2/17) http://www.ickm2013.org

November

2-6

141st American Public Health Association Annual Meeting & Exposition
Think Global Act Local: Best Practices Around the World
Date: November 2-6, 2013
Location: Boston, MA

More on the 141st APHA Meeting: http://www.apha.org/meetings/AnnualMeeting/

November

3-5

NCRE/RSA/CSAVR Fall 2013 National Rehabilitation Education Conference
The National Rehabilitation Education Conference is a means of facilitating communication and sharing information among professionals involved in training, recruiting, hiring and enhancing the development of qualified rehabilitation counselors.
Date: November 3-5, 2013
Location: Renaissance Arlington Capital View Hotel, Virginia

More information on Fall 2013 National Rehabilitation Education Conference: (inactive link 2/17) www.ncre.org/fall.html

November

9-15

CSAVR 2013 Fall Conference
Date: November 9-15, 2013
Location: Grand Hyatt Denver, Colorado

More information on CSAVR 2013 Fall Conference: http://www.rehabnetwork.org/

November

12-16

90th Annual ACRM Conference
Progress in Rehabilitation Research
Date: November 12-16, 2013
Location: Disney's Contemporary Resort, Orlando, FL

More information on ACRM 2013: http://www.acrm.org/meetings/2013-annual-conference


November

24-26

10thInternational Conference on Knowledge Management
Innovation, Knowledge Discovery & Technology Management
Date: November 24-26, 2014
Location: Antalya, Turkey

More information on ICKM 2014: http://ickm2014.bilgiyonetimi.net/