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Call for Abstracts--Momentum: Research Realized Conference 2018, 6th Annual Waypoint Research Institute Conference

Deadline December 20, 2017

The Call for Abstracts for the 6th annual Waypoint Research Institute Conference – Momentum: Research Realized – is now open! This conference focuses on health promotion, knowledge translation, implementation, and other emerging and inspiring research relevant to the mental health and addictions sector. It features research and practical learning opportunities for researchers, academics, students, leaders, policy-makers, clinicians, healthcare workers, health promotion and knowledge translation professionals.

Conference Details:

  • Date: May 14th, 2018 (pre-conference workshops), May 15th-16th, 2018 (conference programming)
  • Location: Holiday Inn Hotel & Conference Centre, Barrie, ON (approx. 1hr north of Toronto, GO Train accessible)
  • Keynote Speakers: Maureen Dobbins (McMaster University; HealthEvidence; NCCMT), and Andrew Szeto (University of Calgary; Mental Health Commission of Canada)
  • Abstract Submission Types: Paper, Poster, Symposium, Workshop, Discussion

You can access the full Call for Abstracts document, and the abstract submission portal on our website:

To learn more about our conference, please visit our website ( and view our conference report from 2017 (, or view our SSHRC-funded video series based on interviews with our keynote speakers on YouTube ( If you have any questions, please contact the conference committee at