Factors that Facilitate and Impede Effective Knowledge Translation in Population Health Promotion: Results from a Consultation Workshop in Iran

Shahin Shooshtari
Background: The workshop that this paper reports, held in Iran in May of 2011, at the 1st Interna¬tional and 4th National Congress on Health Education and Promotion, had three main objec¬tives: 1) to introduce participants to the knowledge translation (KT) concept, along with its models and methods; 2) to enhance participants� knowledge of how KT could apply to public health education and promotion ; and 3) to learn from different participating stakeholder groups about the...