Office of Knowledge Transfer

Knowledge transfer office

Make your research results known

The Office of Knowledge Transfer (OKT) was established to help members of the Research Centre plan, fund and conduct knowledge transfer activities.


The Office of Knowledge Transfer provides the following services:

  • Help with the elaboration of dissemination plans (targeted knowledge transfer)
  • Help plan and manage your knowledge transfer (KT) activities
  • Support your search for KT funding
  • Advice on writing the KT portion of your operating grant

The Office of Knowledge Transfer may also help with:

  • KT event coordination
  • KT grant proposal review
  • Intellectual property protection in collaboration with McGill’s Office of Sponsored Research (OSR)
  • Search for communication partners for KT

How it works

Contact us for an appointment or for any questions. This first contact will allow us to better understand your needs.
Following this meeting, the Office of Knowledge Transfer will be able to:

  1. Answer your questions
  2. Guide you in the elaboration of a dissemination plan
  3. Help you find relevant funding
  4. Support your KT activities


Kim Tardif, PhD
Spécialiste en transfert de connaissances / Knowledge translation specialist
Agente de planification, de programmation et de recherche, Planning /Programming & Research Agent, 
Douglas Institute Research Centre
Tel.: 514-761-6131, ext. 3438

Thomas Brown, PhD
Researcher and Associate Director, Policy and Knowledge Exchange
Douglas Institute Research Centre

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