Seminar Series – April 9, 2020

Dr. Christine Cassidy

Working Collaboratively within the Health System: Lessons learned from an embedded KT scientist


Dr. Christine Cassidy is a registered nurse, Assistant Professor in the School of Nursing at Dalhousie University, and Affiliate Scientist at the IWK Health Centre. She received her BScN from the University of Prince Edward Island and PhD in Nursing from Dalhousie University. Most recently, she completed a CIHR Health System Impact Postdoctoral Fellowship at the IWK Health Centre and University of Ottawa with the Integrated Knowledge Translation (IKT) Research Network. Her program of research uses an IKT approach to design, implement, and evaluate evidence-based practices and knowledge translation interventions in pediatric care.


Learning Objectives:

  1. Describe an integrated knowledge translation approach to addressing knowledge to action gaps in pediatric care
  2. Identify strategies for becoming an effective research partner
  3. Discuss future directions for collaborative health services research


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