#ItDoesntHaveToHurt: A parent-directed knowledge translation intervention to improve children’s pain management

Jan 19,2018 | Consortium staff Webinars

Knowledge Translation Canada Seminar Series
Date(s): January 11, 2018, 12:00-1:00pm ET
Presented by: Christine Chambers

The January session of the KT Canada Seminar Series was presented by Dr. Christine Chambers. Dr. Chambers is the Canada Research Chair (Tier 1) in Children’s Pain and Professor in the Departments of Pediatrics and Psychology & Neuroscience at Dalhousie University. She is based in the Centre for Pediatric Pain Research at the IWK Health Centre. She has published over 130 peer-reviewed papers on the role of developmental, psychological, and social influences on children’s pain, with a current research focus on the role of families in pediatric pain and social media for knowledge mobilization.

Learning objectives:

  • Outline opportunities for using social media for improved knowledge translation
  • Describe the development, implementation, and evaluation of the #ItDoesntHaveToHurt social media initiative
  • Explore barriers and facilitators to using social media for improved knowledge translation

Recordings of each session are available on KT Canada’s website.