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Connect Your Research in COVID Times

June 3, 2020

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Want to make a difference with your research in Covid times but don’t know where to start? Curious how to pivot and contribute to the public discussion in light of the pandemic?

1:30pm-3:00pm, Wednesday June 3, 2020

This webinar is intended for UBC researchers whose primary focus isn’t the coronavirus, but who aim to share impactful knowledge on the broad range of societal issues that the crisis has uncovered. You will learn key considerations to help you engage publicly and exchange knowledge effectively.

Learning Objectives

  • Situate your research in the COVID context
  • Identify your goals, audiences, and channels
  • Communicate effectively through the media


  • Karine Souffez, Associate Director, Knowledge Exchange, VP Research and Innovation
  • Erica Machulak, Knowledge Exchange Specialist, VP Research and Innovation
  • Clare Hamilton-Eddy, Director, UBC Media Relations
  • Kurt Heinrich, Senior Director, UBC Media Relations

This webinar is brought to you by the UBC Knowledge Exchange Unit in collaboration with UBC Media Relations. It is intended for UBC faculty, researchers and staff.


June 3
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm




Innovation UBC