Workshop: Effective Communication of Health Evidence for Impactful Policy Decisions and Actions

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Join The Knowledge to Policy (K2P) Center and the Executive Master in Health Care Leadership (EMHCL) Program workshop this March to learn more about evidence-informed policymaking, knowledge translation, communicating with policymakers, developing policy products and convening policy dialogues.

March 11th-13th 2019




Why attend this workshop?​

Understand how to identify policy-relevant priorities 
Demonstrate enhanced skills in acquiring and applying research evidence in decision-making 
Demonstrate ability to develop policy briefs and convene policy dialogues
Identify communication strategies and tools for reaching multiple audiences
Practice ability to communicate with policymakers
Advocate for evidence-informed and sound public health policies 

​​​Who should attend?

Researchers who are interested in increasing the impact of their research
Policymakers and other decision-makers who are interested in finding and using research evidence efficiently to inform policies and practices 
Civil society organizations and health advocates who are interested in promoting evidence-informed decision-making
Graduate health students/emerging leaders who are interested in innovative processes to bridge the gap between research and policy​​

​Objectives of workshop

Existing knowledge about various approaches in evidence-informed policymaking;
Existing resources available to health policymakers and stakeholders in order to support their use of research evidence;
Knowledge translation tools, approaches and platforms to package research evidence for policymakers and support its use in decision-making;
Developing policy briefs and convening policy dialogues; 
Finding and using research evidence efficiently;
Effectively communicating with policymakers (verbal and written)

Registration 


Registration fees for this workshop are USD$400. A discounted registration fee will be charged for individuals with a valid AUB ID. If interested, kindly register before March 1st 2019 as places are limited.



For any inquiry, please contact: k2p@aub.edu.lb 
or call us on +961-1-350000 ext. 2942-2943
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Want to make a difference in how policies are made?

Want to make your research more impactful?

Interested in knowing how to make a convincing case for change?

Do you want to effectively communicate with decision-makers? ​​​