About: Julia Moore
Dr. Julia Moore (PhD, MSc) leads the Team for Implementation, Evaluation and Sustainability (TIES) at the Knowledge Translation (KT) Program in the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St. Michael’s Hospital. Dr. Moore has worked on over 50 knowledge translation / implementation grants and contracts in prevention, health care, education, and mental health. She manages a team of 20 research coordinators and assistants supporting the implementation, evaluation, and sustainability of evidence in practice. For example, she is working with Public Health Ontario supporting them in embedding implementation science into their processes; they have developed a program for the appropriate treatment of urinary tract infections in long-term care. She has managed four grants to implement the Mobilization of Vulnerable Elders in Ontario (MOVE ON) project across hospitals in two provinces. She also manages several local and international guideline dissemination and implementation projects for the Public Health Agency’s Canadian Task Force on Preventive Health Care and the World Health Organization. Dr. Moore holds a PhD from the Pennsylvania State University in Human Development, where she focused on the implementation and evaluation of preventive interventions.