Education Programs

APPTA offers knowledge translation and policy education programs, from teaching researchers about knowledge translation and writing impactful policy briefs to connect evidence to policies, programs, or services that impact older Canadians. Below are short summaries of each of our programs. Click on the links to learn more.

Policy Challenge

A unique education and mentorship opportunity for AGE-WELL trainees to work with policy experts and learn first-hand how research ideas become policy options for implementation at provincial, territorial, and national levels.

Policy Rounds Series

A recurring presentation series where research experts discuss their work and specifically share the policy implications associated with implementation and scale of their research. Presentation slides and video recordings are available for download.

PEP Talks Program

PEP Talks is an online e-learning series for AGE-WELL Trainees to enhance their knowledge translation skills for policy audiences. This program is comprised of webinars, quizzes, and assignments targeting specific KT skills.