Translating Evidence into Action

The Translating Evidence into Action (E2A) TWG focuses on the translation of health systems evidence into action through knowledge exchange on best practices, lessons learned, and practical guidance and tools.

If you are interested in finding sessions at HSR2018 that address evidence to action or knowledge translation, please check out this handy guide. The guide is color-coordinated by day and time, and highlights our TWG’s events.

If you would like to find out more about the E2A TWG, the activities we will be involved in at the Symposium, or engage in this important area of research, why not:

  • Visit us at the HSG stall in the Exhibition space
  • Follow #Ev2Action on Twitter
  • Join us at one of the exciting sessions listed below.

Official TWG sessions

Session Type


Short description

Date & time


Organized session

Bringing the pieces together: multiple perspectives on translating evidence into action

How does knowledge and evidence become policy and practice? This session will bring together panelists from media, civil society, academia, and government to explore how these stakeholders develop and influence policy. It will also provide opportunities for participants to interact with speakers through facilitated roundtable sessions.

Wednesday, October 10, 14:00 – 15:30

ACC Main Auditorium

Business meeting

TWG business meeting: Translating Evidence into Action


Tuesday, October 9, 12:30 – 13:45

ACC room 1C